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Mets slugger Cespedes limps off with hamstring cramp

New York Mets left fielder Yoenis Cespedes leaps for a ball hit by Philadelphia Phillies' Maikel Franco for an RBI double during the third inning of a baseball game Thursday, April 20, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

New York Mets left fielder Yoenis Cespedes leaps for a ball hit by Philadelphia Phillies' Maikel Franco for an RBI double during the third inning of a baseball game Thursday, April 20, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK — Mets slugger Yoenis Cespedes has limped off the field with a hamstring cramp and exited the game against Philadelphia.

Cespedes was replaced in the top of the sixth inning Thursday night. The left fielder walked in the fifth, was forced out in a double play and was finished.

Cespedes began the game hitting .255 with six home runs and 10 RBIs.

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