FanGraphs: Is Lucas Duda a star?

Lucas Duda hit two home runs Sunday against the Dodgers and now leads the National League with 14 HR since July 1.

“Six months ago, the Mets had nothing but questions at first base, and were merely hoping for competency,” writes Mike Petriello at “Now, and potentially for the next few seasons, they may have found an answer.”

Is Duda a star? “Probably not,” says Petriello, but he’s a certainly a good player and an asset for the Mets >> Read more at