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Mets 4, Phillies 1

Mets 4, Phillies 1

PHILADELPHIA — Chris Young hit a two-run homer and Zack Wheeler struck out nine in 6 1/3 innings to lead the Mets in the opener of a five-game series. The Mets, who opened an 11-game road trip, matched a season best with their third straight victory while beating the Phillies for the sixth straight time at Citizens Bank Park. Marlon Byrd homered for the Phillies, who set a season high with 15 strikeouts. Philadelphia's Ryan Howard went 0-for-4 with four strikeouts. Howard entered with a hit in 12 straight games against New York.

Mets 4, Phillies 1 05/29/14 [Last modified: Thursday, May 29, 2014 10:44pm]

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