Ike under consideration as Team USA sub

March, 5, 2013
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PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Ike Davis is among multiple candidates being considered to be added to Team USA for the World Baseball Classic, an official familiar with the process told ESPNNewYork.com.

A vacancy arose because Mark Teixeira suffered a right wrist strain.

"At this point I think there are a lot of names being considered, including Ike," the source said.

Team USA begins first-round play Friday at Chase Field against Mexico.
Adam Rubin has covered the Mets since 2003. He's a graduate of Mepham High School on Long Island and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He joined ESPNNewYork after spending 10 years at the New York Daily News.
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TEAM LEADERS

BA LEADER
Daniel Murphy
BA HR RBI R
.289 7 38 58
OTHER LEADERS
HRL. Duda 17
RBIL. Duda 53
RD. Murphy 58
OPSL. Duda .855
WB. Colon 9
ERAJ. Niese 3.13
SOZ. Wheeler 121