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Mets' attempt at balk record jinxed by writer's tweet

09/25/2014 04:03 EDT | Updated 11/25/2014 05:59 EST
There was another funny chapter to add to Mets history Thursday afternoon.

New York entered their matinee game with the Washington Nationals with an opportunity to inch closer to becoming the first National League team in 15 years to go a full season without allowing a balk.

But that's when things got crazy.

Mets beat writer Antony DiComo tweeted out the fact, and that was followed by the unthinkable.

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Following his jinx of the Mets, Dicomo tried to see if he had any other mythical powers.

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