Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/15/14
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Jonathon Niese and two relievers combined on a six-hitter, David Wright homered despite a broken finger and the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-0 on Saturday. Niese (2-0) allowed five hits and struck out five in 6 2-3 innings. Bobby Parnell got four outs and Jon Rauch pitched the ninth. Wright was 3 for 5, including a long homer on the first pitch he saw after missing three games with a broken right pinkie. Lucas Duda also connected for the Mets, who are off to a surprising 6-2 start. The five-time defending NL East champion Phillies are 3-5 and struggling offensively without All-Stars Chase Utley and Ryan Howard in the middle of their lineup. They've scored two runs or less in five of their eight games. Phillies starter Vance Worley (0-1) allowed four runs and eight hits in six innings. Wright hurt his finger diving back to a base Monday night. He finally felt well enough to return on Saturday, and made an impact right away. Worley retired the first two batters...
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