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Feisty Pete Alonso has plans for finally meeting Aaron Judge

Pete Alonso recognizes the Yankees are having a tremendous season, while the Mets’ hasn’t transpired nearly as planned. And yet the All-Star slugging first baseman wants it known the Mets are hardly in awe of their crosstown rival. “Everyone over there puts on their pants the same as we do,” Alonso said. That is the closest you will get to fighting words from the Mets as Round 2 of the 2019 Subway Series approaches Tuesday at Citi Field. The Mets are feeling somewhat uncomfortable in their own pants as they attempt to figure out what hit them in the last week-plus. At least they spent Monday’s off day savoring victory, after a night earlier snapping a seven-game losing streak that sent their season into a tailspin. The Mets ...