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Havens Settling In

Havens homered twice in his first 25 at-bats

Early elbow soreness delayed Reese Havens' professional debut in Brooklyn, but after spending time on the bench and then a few nights slotted as the club's designated hitter, Havens is out there on a daily basis and is ready for what is ahead. Now for Havens, it is about settling in to the higher level.

[The following is an excerpt from the feature article in the upcoming print edition of Inside Pitch Magazine] He calls them "the toughest 10 games I've ever been through." Actually, the number was 13, and the frustration was audible in the acute manner in which Brooklyn Cyclones shortstop Reese Havens spoke after not being able to play, again and again. Havens, the Mets' second overall... Recommended Stories