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Davis to return to Mets Friday

Davis to return to Mets Friday


Mets first baseman Ike Davis will return to the big league club on Friday.

Davis was sent to Triple-A Las Vegas on June 10 after he had hit just .161 with five homers and 16 RBIs in 186 at-bats.

Davis hit .293 with seven homers and a .424 on-base percentage in the Pacific Coast League. The biggest change in his swing during his time in the Minors was reducing a slight hitch that evidently impacted his timing.

Current Mets first baseman Josh Satin has produced for the Mets recently, hitting .353 in his 18 games.

AJ Cassavell is a reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter @ajcassavell. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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