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Catching duo of Barajas & Blanco difference for Mets in 2010

NEW YORK - APRIL 28:  Rod Barajas #21 of the New York Mets looks on against the Los Angeles Dodgers on April 28, 2010 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
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Ronald MonestimeCorrespondent IMay 10, 2010

After starting catcher Rod Barajas and back-up catcher Henry Blanco respectively hit walk-off home runs to propel the New York Mets to consecutive victories, it’s becoming glaringly obvious one of the major reasons for the Mets’ early success is the power surge at the catching position.

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