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David Wright hits an RBI single to left in the first inning of a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (April 28, 2013)

Mets vs. Phillies

The Mets fell to the Philadelphia Phllies, 5-1, to get swept in a three-game series Sunday at Citi Field.

Jon Niese reacts after striking out looking with
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Jon Niese reacts after striking out looking with the bases loaded in the fourth inning of a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (April 28, 2013)

Juan Lagares makes the catch for an out
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Juan Lagares makes the catch for an out in the fourth inning of a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (April 28, 2013)

Jon Niese reacts as Philadelphia Phillies infielder Freddy
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Jon Niese reacts as Philadelphia Phillies infielder Freddy Galvis rounds the bases after his fifth-inning home run in a game at Citi Field. (April 28, 2013)

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Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins forces out Marlon
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Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins forces out Marlon Byrd at second but bobbles the ball and can't make the double play in a game at Citi Field. (April 28, 2013)

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John Buck leaves the field after the top of the first inning during a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field on April 28, 2013.

Jon Niese delivers a pitch in the first
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Jon Niese delivers a pitch in the first inning of a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (April 28, 2013)

Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cole Hamels delivers a
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cole Hamels delivers a pitch in the first inning of a game against the Mets at Citi Field. (April 28, 2013)

Jon Niese delivers a pitch in the first
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Jon Niese delivers a pitch in the first inning of a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (April 28, 2013)

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David Wright hits an RBI single to left
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David Wright hits an RBI single to left in the first inning of a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (April 28, 2013)

Philadelphia Phillies starter Cole Hamels delivers a pitch
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Philadelphia Phillies starter Cole Hamels delivers a pitch during game against the Mets at Citi Field. (April 28, 2013)

Mets right fielder Mike Baxter beats the pick
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Mets right fielder Mike Baxter beats the pick off throw from catcher Philadelphia Phillies catcher Humberto Quintero in the bottom of the first. (April 27, 2013)

Mets starting pitcher Shaun Marcum pitches against the
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Mets starting pitcher Shaun Marcum pitches against the Phillies. (April 27, 2013)

Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Jonathan Pettibone throws in
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Jonathan Pettibone throws in the bottom of the first. (April 27, 2013)

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Mets starting pitcher Shaun Marcum throws against the
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Mets starting pitcher Shaun Marcum throws against the Phillies. (April 27, 2013)

Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Jonathan Pettibone throws in
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Jonathan Pettibone throws in the bottom of the first. (April 27, 2013)

Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada goes deep in the
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Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada goes deep in the hole to try to throw out Philadelphia Phillies third baseman Michael Young. (April 27, 2013)

Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Jonathan Pettibone pitches against
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Jonathan Pettibone pitches against the Mets. (April 27, 2013)

Mets starting pitcher Shaun Marcum pitches against the
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Mets starting pitcher Shaun Marcum pitches against the Phillies. (April 27, 2013)

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Mets starting pitcher Shaun Marcum pitches against the
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Mets starting pitcher Shaun Marcum pitches against the Phillies. (April 27, 2013)

Mets left fielder Lucas Duda and Mets center
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Mets left fielder Lucas Duda and Mets center fielder Jordany Valdespi watch Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins' double go over the fence in centerfield in the top of the fifth. (April 27, 2013)

Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Jonathan Pettibone pitches against
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Jonathan Pettibone pitches against the Mets. (April 27, 2013)

Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins scores on a
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Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins scores on a wild pitch in the top of the third. (April 27, 2013)

Mets center fielder Jordany Valdespin hits a double
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Mets center fielder Jordany Valdespin hits a double to deep center in the bottom of the second. (April 27, 2013)

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Mets first baseman Ike Davis scores on a
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Mets first baseman Ike Davis scores on a double by center fielder Jordany Valdespin in the bottom of the second. (April 27, 2013)

Mets center fielder Jordany Valdespin celebrates his double
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Mets center fielder Jordany Valdespin celebrates his double in the bottom of the second. (April 27, 2013)

Philadelphia Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard singles to
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Philadelphia Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard singles to center in the top of the fifth. (April 27, 2013)

Philadelphia Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard rounds third
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Philadelphia Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard rounds third and is congratulated by third base coach Ryne Sandberg after a three-run homer in the top of the sixth. (April 26, 2013)

Philadelphia Phillies third baseman Michael Young and second
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Philadelphia Phillies third baseman Michael Young and second baseman Chase Utley greet first baseman Ryan Howard after he hit a three-run homer in the top of the sixth. (April 26, 2013)

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Philadelphia Phillies third baseman Michael Young hits an
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Philadelphia Phillies third baseman Michael Young hits an RBI single to the outfield in the top of the sixth. (April 26, 2013)

Mets first baseman Ike Davis follows the flight
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Mets first baseman Ike Davis follows the flight of his fly out to right field in the bottom of the second. (April 26, 2013)

Mets center fielder Jordany Valdespin returns to the
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Mets center fielder Jordany Valdespin returns to the dugout after flying out in the bottom of the second. (April 26, 2013)

Mets center fielder Jordany Valdespin takes a high
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Mets center fielder Jordany Valdespin takes a high fast ball in the bottom of the second. (April 26, 2013)

Mets first baseman Ike Davis throws his bat
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Mets first baseman Ike Davis throws his bat after flying out to right field in the bottom of the second. (April 26, 2013)

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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Kyle Kendrick throws a
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Kyle Kendrick throws a pitch. (April 26, 2013)

Mets starting pitcher Dillon Gee throws a pitch.
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Mets starting pitcher Dillon Gee throws a pitch. (April 26, 2013)

Mets starting pitcher Dillon Gee throws to Mets
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Mets starting pitcher Dillon Gee throws to Mets first baseman Ike Davis for the pickoff of Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins in the top of the first. (April 26, 2013)

Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy throws out Philadelphia
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Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy throws out Philadelphia Phillies right fielder Domonic Brown in the top of the second. (April 26, 2013)

Mets starting pitcher Dillon Gee throws a pitch.
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Mets starting pitcher Dillon Gee throws a pitch. (April 26, 2013)

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Mets starting pitcher Dillon Gee throws to Mets
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Mets starting pitcher Dillon Gee throws to Mets first baseman Ike Davis for the pickoff of Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins in the top of the first. (April 26, 2013)

Mets starting pitcher Dillon Gee throws a pitch.
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Mets starting pitcher Dillon Gee throws a pitch. (April 26, 2013)

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