Originally written on Philliedelphia  |  Last updated 11/10/14
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The Phillies had one more game in Flushing (like "flushing a toilet"), New York at Citi Field and the series was at stake.  Dillon Gee went up against Cliff Lee who can't buy a win for the Phillies. Well, Cliff Lee did not win again.  The 1st inning was a little rocky for Lee, giving up a run to the Mets, but former Met Ty Wigginton answered with a home run in the top of the 2nd inning. The score remained 1-1 all the way until the 6th inning when Cliff Lee served up a two-out home run to Lucas Duda with one on to give the Mets a 3-1 lead.   But, the Phillies would answer in the top of the 7th.  Brian Schneider, starting in place of Carlos Ruiz due to a minor hamstring injury, hit a two-out double.  Then, Cliff Lee was pulled for a pinch hitter, none other than Carlos Ruiz. Bobby Parnell was called in to face the pinch-hitter and did not fare so well for the Mets. Ruiz slammed a ball over the left field fence for a two-run home run.  The game was tied. After Antonio Bastardo pi...
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