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3 Reasons Why New York Mets Can Still Play Spoiler Down the Stretch
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Matt Harvey has been brilliant this season

The New York Mets have long since lost hope of being in the National League wild-card race, but they can still play spoiler for other teams in the playoff chase.

As they plod their way through the dog days of August, the Mets continue to play hard for manager Terry Collins. They certainly do not appear to be phoning anything in, which is always a concern when a team is effectively out of the playoff picture.

The Mets should relish the role of spoiler as they head into the final six weeks of the season. With that being said, let's take a look at three reasons why the Mets can still play spoiler down the stretch drive of the 2013 campaign.

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