New York Mets vs. Philadelphia Phillies: Live Scores, Analysis of NL East Battle

Matt BoczarContributor IIIApril 27, 2013

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 26:  David Wright #5 of the New York Mets forces out Michael Young #10 of the Philadelphia Phillies on a fielder's choice in the eighth inning at Citi Field on April 25, 2013 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  The Phillies defeated the Mets 4-0.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)
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Final Score: Phillies 9

                         Mets 4


WP: Jonathan Pettibone (1-0)

LP: Shaun Marcum (0-1)


The Phillies and Mets will conclude their series tomorrow at 1:10 p.m. ET.  The Phillies will be sending out Cole Hamels, who is winless this season despite pitching eight innings and giving up just two earned runs in his last start.  For the Mets, Jonathon Niese will take the mound and try and help the team avoid a sweep, after leaving his last start after taking a ball off his leg in the third inning.