Originally written on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 11/9/14
Phillies (Cole Hamels, 4-11, 4.05) at Mets (Zack Wheeler, 3-1, 3.54) Starting Lineup Eric Young, Jr. – LF Daniel Murphy – 2B David Wright – 3B Marlon Byrd – RF Josh Satin – 1B Juan Lagares – CF Anthony Recker – C Omar Quintanilla – SS Zack Wheeler – RHP  Game Notes After dropping their first game out of the All-Star break Friday night against Philadelphia, 13-8, the Mets (41-51) will need to go 40-30 over their final 70 games to reach the break-even mark by the end of the 2013 season — even if they likely will miss the playoffs for the eighth consecutive year. RHP Zack Wheeler will look to build off his best start as a big leaguer when he takes the mound for the Mets on Saturday afternoon in the middle game of a three-game series against the Phillies at Citi Field. In his most recent start July 10, Wheeler earned the win after he gave up one run on three hits and three walks while striking out five over seven innings in the Mets’ 7-2 win over the Giants. It was the second straigh...
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