Found April 10, 2013 on Philliedelphia:
The Phillies whooped some Mets a** last night. With Cliff Lee on the mound and a wholloping set of home runs, the Phillies were able to even this three-game series at one-a-piece. Cliff Lee was spectacular once again last night. Nearly going the distance, but falling short at 8 2/3...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Phils Power Kendrick to 7-3 Win After Smooth Six

Brown mashed a Hefner pitch into the second deck in the first. Photo: AP Tonight’s game had all the makings of a disaster: Kyle Kendrick on the hill, up 5-1 in the second, with bases loaded immediately following a John Buck HR. It felt like what is now a too familiar story to the 2013 Phillies: a big early lead surrendered almost as quick. But then something remarkable happened...

Kyle Kendrick, Phillies Bats Lead The Way In 7-3 Victory Over Mets

In what started out as a really warm night, became cool, then turned rainy, the Phillies bats remained hot as the Phillies took on Jeremy Hefner and the New York Mets. The Phillies continued a strong offensive output with three home runs amid 10 hits. Kyle Kendrick was effective, allowing...

Gameday: Mets (5-3) vs. Phillies (3-5)

New York Mets (5-3) vs. Philadelphia Phillies (3-5) Jeremy Hefner (RHP) vs. Kyle Kendrick (RHP) Time: 7:05 PM, Citizens Bank Park TV: TCN, Home of Phillies Nation TV Weather: Chance of Storms, 72 Media: Twitter and Facebook Can they put together two in a row? Will they get the game in?! These are the questions facing the Kyle Kendrick-led Phillies tonight as they do battle with...

Phillies Lineup vs Mets 4/10/2013

The Philadelphia Phillies look to win their first series of the year against the Mets behind Kyle Kendrick. Here is tonight’s Phillies lineup:

Staff Ace Cliff Lee shuts down Mets

Cliff Lee has improved his record to 2-0 beating the N.Y. Mets at the Bank. But more importantly has stopped the Phillies losing ways for a second time. With Cole Hamels and Roy Halladay not getting past the fifth inning in both their starts, Lee is clearly their staff ace. Lee had a solid outing, pitching 8 2/3 innings, striking out 6 and walking none. Adams struck out the...

Phillies 8, Mets 3: Cliff Lee pitches near-complete game

Cliff Lee is well ahead of his 2012 pace in terms of wins. On Tuesday night at Citizens Bank Park Lee earned his second win of the season in as many starts. Last season it took Lee until July 31 to pick up his second win of the year. Lee was in command from start to finish on the mound and nearly went the distance and Ryan Howard, Michael Young and John Mayberry all hit home runs...

Game Chatter: Jeremy Hefner vs. Kyle Kendrick (4/10/13)

Kyle Kendrick is no ace yet he’s pitched well against the Mets.  He’s got a lifetime 3.56 ERA against the Mets.  Last year that would have been the 17th-best ERA in the National League.  He’s a punching bag for the rest of the league and turns into a #2 SP against New York.  Hopefully the Mets can beat him tonight and win their third straight series. To get started just...

Say Hello To A British Man Who Tried To Pick A Fight With Everyone On The Plane

Wow, Cliff Lee really took an ass kicking. 31-year-old British vacationer Sean Jude Kelly had a fear of flying on the way… [[ Read More ]]

Phils Win First Series of Season, Power to a 7-3 Victory.

Final: Mets 3, Phillies 7. WP: Kyle Kendrick (1-1, 5.40 ERA) LP: Jeremy Hefner (0-2, 6.00 ERA) After Kyle Kendrick escaped the first inning with no damage done, Chase Utley made the Mets pay by hitting his second home run of the season, a two-run shot, to deep center field.  After Ryan Howard singled and Michael Young walked, Domonic Brown hit a moon-shot to the second-deck  of...

Lee Goes 8.2 Strong in Phils' Offensive Showcase Against Mets' Gee.

Final: Mets 3, Phillies 8. WP: Cliff Lee (2-0, 1.08 ERA) LP: Dillon Gee (0-2, 7.71 ERA) Cliff Lee didn't disappoint yet again this evening.  He lasted eight and two-thirds innings, allowing just three runs, two of them earned, on eight hits.  He walked none, and struck out a total of six batters.  He now has two of the three total wins thus far in 2013 for the Phillies. We...

Phillies 7, Mets 3

Domonic Brown and Chase Utley homered in a five-run first, Kyle Kendrick threw six effective innings and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the New York Mets 7-3 Wednesday night. Pinch-hitter Laynce Nix also went deep for the Phillies, who took two straight from the Mets to earn their first series win of the year. John Buck homered for the third straight game and Lucas Duda had two...

Daily Buzz: Phils Win First Series, Sixers Get Crushed

(via Drew Hallowell/Getty Images) With the Flyers fighting for their dear lives, the Sixers are trying to keep games close, and are failing. The Phillies are coming off a win on Wednesday night, and have now won their first series of the 2013 season. The Phillies took the field at Citizens Bank Park for the rubber game versus the New York Mets. Kyle Kendrick and the Phillies defeated...

Phillies 8, Mets 3

Michael Young and Ryan Howard homered, Cliff Lee came within one out of a complete game and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the New York Mets 8-3 on Tuesday night. John Mayberry Jr. also went deep for Philadelphia and Young had three hits, missing the cycle by a double. Lee (2-0) allowed three runs - two earned - and eight hits, striking out six in 8 2-3 innings. The 2008 AL Cy...

MLB Game Picks - Tuesday: April 9, 2013

Monday was a very good day here for the Game Picks. The only two incorrect picks were (of course) the Cardinals, a team that blew a save in just about the most spectacular fashion you could imagine. Between Mitchell Boggs and Scrabble, the Cardinals allowed nine runs in the ninth inning. Nine. Amazing. The other incorrect pick was picking the Cubs to beat the Brewers. This game...
Phillies News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.