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Lucas Back In a Rhythm

Lucas is hitting .371 in his last 10 games

BROOKLYN, NY - Richard Lucas was given a challenging assignment in 2010, as he was sent to St. Lucie after limited time in the lower levels. The season, however, was far from a success and now Lucas finds himself back in Brooklyn where he last played in 2009. But the former 4th rounder isn't taking it hard and is instead settling into a rhythm that is translating into success.

After a season down in St. Lucie, infielder Richard Lucas is back and Brooklyn and swinging the bat with confidence. Lucas, a 4th round draft pick in the 2007 amateur draft by the Mets, claims that his recent success is the result of a lot of hard work he put forth down south to correct his game. "My time in St. Lucie really showed me all the flaws I had in my game and showed me what I need... Recommended Stories