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Wheeler, Harvey spend quality time

As fans meet the Mets' future aces, the Mets' future aces are meeting each other

Updated: February 8, 2013, 12:02 PM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- New York Mets fans justifiably link them as the future co-aces of the franchise.

The reality: Matt Harvey and Zack Wheeler are just getting to know each other.

Manager Terry Collins has placed Wheeler and Harvey's lockers side by side in the clubhouse during spring training. The primary aim is not to forge a bond, though. The intention is to allow Wheeler to soak in everything Harvey does, since Harvey went through last year what Wheeler now will experience ...

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