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Slumping Mets get swept by Rockies in 4-game set

Angel Pagan lost a fly ball in the sun. Scott Hairston appeared to lose another in the clouds. Brad Emaus bobbled a ground ball that could have started a double play, and it seemed like every other inning a pitch was hitting the backstop.The New York Mets bumbled their way to two more losses Thursday, dropping both games of a doubleheader to the hot-hitting Colorado Rockies . They left the bases loaded in the ninth inning of the opener, losing 6-5, before dropping the second game 9-4."We're lucky we play every night. We don't have to stew on it for a week," manager Terry Collins said dejectedly after the Mets' fifth straight defeat. "That's a good baseball team on the other side of the field."With at least one very good player.Troy Tulowitzki clobbered a home run in every game of the series, going 10 for 16 with eight RBIS. He also scored five times and drew four walks against balky Mets pitching, as the Rockies rallied from a deficit in each of the four games."They're swinging the hot...

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