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Mets no match for Phils in standings

David Herndon and Carlos Ruiz of the Philadelphia

David Herndon and Carlos Ruiz of the Philadelphia Phillies congratulate each other after beating the New York Mets 10-0 at Citizens Bank Park. (Aug. 22, 2011) Credit: Getty Images

The Mets and Phillies have been on very different paths since Sept. 12, 2007, when the defending NL East champs had a seven-game lead over Philadelphia with 17 games to play. Here’s what has happened since then:

YEAR RECORD GB OF PHILS
2007 88-74 1.0
2008 89-73 3.0
2009 70-92 23.0
2010 79-83 18.0
2011 61-68 22.5
METS 304-328 (.481)  

 

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