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7,461: Myers’ curve baffles Mets’ hitters, Phils win 3-0 and climb to 2 GB

Philadelphia Phillies starter Brett Myers stifled the Mets’ lineup with a brutal curve ball Friday night to lead the Phils to a 3-0 win that puts the team two games back of the Mets in the N.L. East. Myers struck … Continue reading

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7,454: Mets rally in eighth to beat Phils, take back first

The Mets scored four eighth-inning runs Wednesday night to beat the Phillies 6-3 and take back first place in the National League East. Carlos Delgado was the game’s MVP, with two homers and a single for 3 RBIs, and Carlos … Continue reading

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7,453: Mets blow 7-run lead, lose hold on N.L. East

Shane Victorino led off the bottom of the 13th inning with a triple and Chris Coste drove him home early Wednesday morning as the Philadelphia Phillies overcame a 7-0 deficit to beat the New York Mets and take over first … Continue reading

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Magic number is 60! Mets take sole possession of first with 3-1 win over Phils

The New York Mets’ magic number is 60. OK, so maybe it’s a little early to be talking magic numbers – especially in light of last season’s finish – but the Mets did grab sole possession of first place in … Continue reading

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This time Mets hold 3-run lead, take Game 2 from Phillies

Jose Reyes’ 11th homer of the season broke a 3-3 deadlock and led the Mets to a 6-3 win over the Philadelphia Phillies and another share of the N.L. East lead. The Mets managed to score two runs in the … Continue reading

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Bullpen wastes Santana’s solid start

When your ace starting pitcher gives you eight solid innings and leaves you up 5-2 in the ninth, you’re pretty much expecting a happy blog post. But with Billy Wagner suffering from shoulder muscle spasms, the Mets bullpen gave up … Continue reading

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Mets take three of four from the Phils, now just 2 1/2 back

The New York Mets are back above .500 after squeaking by the Philadelphia Phillies 10-9 to take three of four from the N.L. East leaders. The Mets’ offense exploded for 17 hits with 3-hit games from Endy Chavez, Damion Easley … Continue reading

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Tatis saves the day after Wagner blows save

Fernando Tatís hit a two-run homer in the top of the 12 inning to save closer Billy Wagner and lead the New York Mets to a 4-2 win over the first-place Philadelphia Phillies. The Mets had a 2-0 lead going … Continue reading

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Mets score late to notch 9-4 win over Phils; count hits 7,407

The Mets scored six runs in the final two innings Saturday night to earn a well-needed come-from-behind 9-4 victory over the first place Philadelphia Phillies. Starter John Maine held Philadelphia hitless through three innings, but the first hit hurt as … Continue reading

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Victorino’s ninth-inning single wastes Santana gem

The Philadelphia Phillies’ Shane Victorino hit a two-out, ninth-inning single Friday night to beat the New York Mets 3-2 and again waste a stellar outing by starter Johan Santana. Santana gave up just two runs and six hits over eight … Continue reading

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