Originally posted on Buzz On Broad  |  Last updated 5/29/12
On Memorial Day, the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the New York Mets, 8-4.  With the help of Cole Hamels and Ty Wigginton, the Phillies took game one of a three game set.  In case you missed Monday's game, here is what happened while you were having a family barbque: Cole Hamels- Hamels went 8 innings, allowing 7 hits for 4 runs.  Cole also added 6 strikeouts and has now improved his record to 8-1.  Cole is the first 8 game winner in the MLB. Ty Wigginton- Ty had an incredible 6 rbi's on Monday.  Wigg hits a two run double in the third inning, a rbi single in the 7th, and a HUGE three run home run in the top of the 9th to give the Phillies an 8-4 lead. John Mayberry hit a two run home run in the 6th inning, and went 2 for 5 on the day.   Charlie Manuel seemed to show confidence in his club, especially after Monday's game: "It might get hard, but we're definitely not going to fold the tent. We're not going to back off. When you miss somebody like Halladay, your team really misses them. But there's nothing you can do about it until you get them healthy and they come back. So what are you going to do? You've got to play and keep playing. If you play the game right and you want it bad enough, good things can happen to you." **The Phillies have announced that Roy Halladay will have his sore right shoulder examined on Tuesday.   
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