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Mets' Eric Young Jr., right, is greeted by

Mets' Eric Young Jr., right, is greeted by Andrew Brown after scoring on a double hit by Daniel Murphy during the third inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 29, 2013) Photo Credit: AP

The Mets defeated the Philadelphia Phillies, 11-3, in the final game of their four-game set Thursday at Citi Field.

Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy bats in the
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Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy bats in the first inning against the Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 29, 2013)

Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy take a lead
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Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy take a lead off of first base after his single in the first inning off Ethan Martin of the Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 29, 2013)

Kevin Frandsen of the Philadelphia Phillies tries to
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Kevin Frandsen of the Philadelphia Phillies tries to break up double play as Omar Quintanilla of the Mets throws to first base to complete the double play in the top of the first inning. (Aug. 29, 2013)

Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Ethan Martin throws against the
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Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Ethan Martin throws against the Mets at Citi Field. (Aug. 29, 2013)

Mets pitcher Carlos Torres against the Philadelphia Phillies
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Mets pitcher Carlos Torres against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 29, 2013)

Mets pitcher Carlos Torres throws against the Philadelphia
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Mets pitcher Carlos Torres throws against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 29, 2013)

Kevin Frandsen of the Philadelphia Phillies tries to
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Kevin Frandsen of the Philadelphia Phillies tries to break up double play as Omar Quintanilla throws on to first base to complete the double play in the top of the 1st. inning. Mets beat the Phillies 11 to 3 at Citi Field on Thursday, August 29th. 2013. Photo by Errol Anderson

Domonic Brown of the Philadelphia Phillies dives back
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Domonic Brown of the Philadelphia Phillies dives back to first base to beat the throw from Mets pitcher Carlos Torres to Lucas Duda at Citi Field. (Aug. 29, 2013)

Mets pitcher Carlos Torres pitches against the Philadelphia
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Mets pitcher Carlos Torres pitches against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 29, 2013)

Mets' Eric Young Jr., right, is greeted by
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Mets' Eric Young Jr., right, is greeted by Andrew Brown after scoring on a double hit by Daniel Murphy during the third inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 29, 2013)

Mets' Anthony Recker rounds the bases after hitting
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Mets' Anthony Recker rounds the bases after hitting a two-run home run during the fourth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 29, 2013)

Mets' Anthony Recker, right, is greeted by Justin
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Mets' Anthony Recker, right, is greeted by Justin Turner, center, and Omar Quintanilla after hitting a two-run home run during the fourth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 29, 2013)

Mets' Andrew Brown hits an RBI single during
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Mets' Andrew Brown hits an RBI single during the fifth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 29, 2013)

Mets' Daniel Murphy, right, celebrates with Justin Turner
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Mets' Daniel Murphy, right, celebrates with Justin Turner after scoring on a single by Andrew Brown during the fifth inning against the Philadelphia Philies at Citi Field. (Aug. 29, 2013)

Mets pitcher Carlos Torres throws during the first
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Mets pitcher Carlos Torres throws during the first inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 29, 2013)

Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy, center, looks on,
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Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy, center, looks on, as shortstop Omar Quintanilla, left, turns a double play over Philadelphia Phillies' Kevin Frandsen during the first inning. (Aug. 29, 2013)

Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Ethan Martin throws during the
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Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Ethan Martin throws during the first inning against the Mets at Citi Field. (Aug. 29, 2013)

Daisuke Matsuzaka walks to the dugout after he
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Daisuke Matsuzaka walks to the dugout after he was removed in the fifth inning of a game against the Philadelphia Phillies. (Aug. 28, 2013)

Travis d'Arnaud reacts after striking out in the
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Travis d'Arnaud reacts after striking out in the fourth inning of a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 28, 2013)

Daisuke Matsuzaka points to a pop up for
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Daisuke Matsuzaka points to a pop up for the final out of the third inning of a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 28, 2013)

Daisuke Matsuzaka stands on the mound in the
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Daisuke Matsuzaka stands on the mound in the third inning of a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 28, 2013)

Eric Young Jr. steals second base in the
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Eric Young Jr. steals second base in the third inning ahead of the throw to Chase Utley #26 of the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 28, 2013)

Daisuke Matsuzaka reacts after loading the bases in
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Daisuke Matsuzaka reacts after loading the bases in the second inning of a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 28, 2013)

Cody Asche #25 of the Philadelphia Phillies scores
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Cody Asche #25 of the Philadelphia Phillies scores a run ahead of the tag from Travis d'Arnaud in the fifth inning of a game at Citi Field. (Aug. 28, 2013)

Daisuke Matsuzaka celebrates his third-inning base hit during
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Daisuke Matsuzaka celebrates his third-inning base hit during a game against the Philadelphia Phillies with first base coach Tom Goodwin. (Aug. 28, 2013)

Daisuke Matsuzaka delivers a pitch during a game
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Daisuke Matsuzaka delivers a pitch during a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 28, 2013)

Daisuke Matsuzaka delivers a pitch during a game
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Daisuke Matsuzaka delivers a pitch during a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 28, 2013)

Daisuke Matsuzaka connects on a base hit in
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Daisuke Matsuzaka connects on a base hit in the third inning of a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 28, 2013)

Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Roger Bernadina can't come up
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Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Roger Bernadina can't come up with a ball hit for a single in the third inning by Eric Young Jr. (Aug. 28, 2013)

Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Roy Halladay looks on before
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Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Roy Halladay looks on before a game against the Mets at Citi Field. (Aug. 28, 2013)

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

Daisuke Matsuzaka delivers a pitch during a game
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Daisuke Matsuzaka delivers a pitch during a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 28, 2013)

Mets' Jonathon Niese hits a three-run RBI double
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Mets' Jonathon Niese hits a three-run RBI double in the sixth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 27, 2013)

Mets' Travis d'Arnaud hits a sac fly in
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Mets' Travis d'Arnaud hits a sac fly in the sixth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 27, 2013)

Mets' Omar Quintanilla, center, Juan Lagares, left, and
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Mets' Omar Quintanilla, center, Juan Lagares, left, and Ike Davis congratulate each other after all three were knocked home by Jonathon Niese in the sixth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 27, 2013)

Mets pitcher Jonathon Niese pitches in the first
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Mets pitcher Jonathon Niese pitches in the first inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 27, 2013)

Mets pitcher Jonathon Niese pitches in the first
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Mets pitcher Jonathon Niese pitches in the first inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 27, 2013)

Mets pitcher Jonathon Niese pitches in the first
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Mets pitcher Jonathon Niese pitches in the first inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 27, 2013)

Mets pitcher Jonathon Niese pitches in the first
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Mets pitcher Jonathon Niese pitches in the first inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 27, 2013)

Mets pitcher Jonathon Niese pitches in the first
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Mets pitcher Jonathon Niese pitches in the first inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 27, 2013)

Mets' Juan Lagares knocks a single in the
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Mets' Juan Lagares knocks a single in the second inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 27, 2013)

Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Kyle Kendrick pitches in the
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Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Kyle Kendrick pitches in the first inning against the Mets at Citi Field. (Aug. 27, 2013)

Mets' Daniel Murphy knocks an RBI double in
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Mets' Daniel Murphy knocks an RBI double in the third inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 27, 2013)

Mets' Daniel Murphy knocks an RBI double in
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Mets' Daniel Murphy knocks an RBI double in the third inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 27, 2013)

Mets' Jonathon Niese comes home past Phillies catcher
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Mets' Jonathon Niese comes home past Phillies catcher Erik Kratz on a Daniel Murphy RBI double in the third inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 27, 2013)

Mets' Daniel Murphy knocks an RBI double in
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Mets' Daniel Murphy knocks an RBI double in the third inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 27, 2013)

Andrew Brown follows through on a second inning
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Andrew Brown follows through on a second inning RBI single during a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 26, 2013)

Wilmer Flores waits to bat in the second
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Wilmer Flores waits to bat in the second inning of a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 26, 2013)

Marlon Byrd celebrates his second-inning run during a
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Marlon Byrd celebrates his second-inning run during a game against the Philadelphia Phillies. (Aug. 26, 2013)

Travis d'Arnaud waits to bat in the second
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Travis d'Arnaud waits to bat in the second inning of a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 26, 2013)

Zack Wheeler delivers a pitch against the Philadelphia
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Zack Wheeler delivers a pitch against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 26, 2013)

Zack Wheeler delivers a pitch during a game
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Zack Wheeler delivers a pitch during a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 26, 2013)

Matt Harvey looks on from the dugout during
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Matt Harvey looks on from the dugout during a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 26, 2013)

Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Cliff Lee delivers a pitch
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Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Cliff Lee delivers a pitch during a game against the Mets at Citi Field. (Aug. 26, 2013)

Wilmer Flores makes a catch for a first
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Wilmer Flores makes a catch for a first inning out during a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. (Aug. 26, 2013)

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