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New York Mets' Jonathon Niese (49) pitches against (Credit: AP)

New York Mets' Jonathon Niese (49) pitches against the Philadelphia Phillies in the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010, in New York.

Phillies 3, Mets 0

The Mets fell to the Phillies in the series finale at Citi Field Sunday afternoon.

New York Mets' Jon Niese (49) returns to
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New York Mets' Jon Niese (49) returns to the dugout after giving up a run to the Philadelphia Phillies in the third inning Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010 at Citi Field in New York. (Photo by John Dunn)

Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Roy Oswalt, right, throws to
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Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Roy Oswalt, right, throws to first base to get New York Mets' Jesus Feliciano, left, out in the eighth inning of a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010, in New York. The Phillies won 3-0. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

New York Mets' Jon Niese (49) looks around
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New York Mets' Jon Niese (49) looks around the stadium after giving up a solo home run to Philadelphia Phillies' Raul Ibanez (29) in the seventh inning Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010 at Citi Field in New York. (Photo by John Dunn)

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FILE - New York Mets' Luis Hernandez (3)
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FILE - New York Mets' Luis Hernandez (3) forces out Philadelphia Phillies' Shane Victorino (8) and turns a double play to end the seventh inning. (Sept. 12, 2010)

New York Mets' second baseman Luis Hernandez, right,
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New York Mets' second baseman Luis Hernandez, right, throws to first base for a double play after forcing out Philadelphia Phillies' Shane Victorino, left, at second base in the seventh inning of a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010, in New York. The Phillies won 3-0. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

New York Mets' Jose Reyes (7) forces out
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New York Mets' Jose Reyes (7) forces out Philadelphia Phillies' Chase Utley (26) and turns a double play in the sixth inning Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010 at Citi Field in New York. (Photo by John Dunn)

Jose Reyes forces out Philadelphia Phillies' Chase Utley
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Jose Reyes forces out Philadelphia Phillies' Chase Utley and turns a double play in the sixth inning at Citi Field. (Sept. 12, 2010)

Philadelphia Phillies' Wilson Valdez (21) forces out New
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Philadelphia Phillies' Wilson Valdez (21) forces out New York Mets' Jose Reyes (7) and turns a double play as Philadelphia Phillies' Chase Utley (26) looks on in the ninth inning Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010 at Citi Field in New York. (Photo by John Dunn)

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New York Mets' Carlos Beltran (15) strikes out
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New York Mets' Carlos Beltran (15) strikes out to end the game against the Philadelphia Phillies. (Sept. 12, 2010)

Philadelphia Phillies' Roy Oswalt pitches to the New
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Philadelphia Phillies' Roy Oswalt pitches to the New York Mets in the first inning. (Sept. 12, 2010)

New York Mets' Jonathon Niese (49) pitches against
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New York Mets' Jonathon Niese (49) pitches against the Philadelphia Phillies in the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010, in New York.

New York Mets' Angel Pagan, right, is tagged
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New York Mets' Angel Pagan, right, is tagged out by Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Wilson Valdez, left, while trying to steal second base in the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010, in New York.

Philadelphia Phillies' Ryan Howard, right, hits an RBI-single
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Philadelphia Phillies' Ryan Howard, right, hits an RBI-single off of New York Mets' Jonathon Niese in the third inning of a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010, in New York. New York Mets catcher Josh Thole, left, watches.

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Philadelphia Phillies' Roy Oswalt pitches against the New
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Philadelphia Phillies' Roy Oswalt pitches against the New York Mets in the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010, in New York.

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