Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 7:05
Citizens Bank Park - Philadelphia, PA
Mets 89-67, 1st Place in the N.L. East, 9 1/2 games ahead of the Nationals
Phillies 59-97, 5th Place in the N.L. East, 30 games behind the Mets
Mets Probables: Bartolo Colon (14-12, 4.15), Steven Matz (4-0, 2.27), Logan Varrett (1-1, 2.70)
Phillies Probables: David Buchanan (2-9, 7.96), Alec Asher (0-5, 7.52), Jerad Eickhoff (2-3, 3.07)
At the Ballpark: There are no promotions or giveaways scheduled. The N.L. East champs will most likely trot out their B or C team while the Phillies will do their best to stave off the inevitable 100 loss season.
Average: Daniel Murphy - .285
Runs: Curtis Granderson - 96
Home Runs: Lucas Duda and Curtis Granderson - 25
RBIs: Lucas Duda and Daniel Murphy - 70
Stolen Bases: Curtis Granderson - 11
ERA: Jacob deGrom - 2.60
Strikeouts: Jacob deGrom - 198
Saves: Jeurys Familia - 42
Average: Odubel Herrera - .287
Runs: Odubel Herrera - 60
Home Runs: Ryan Howard - 23
RBIs: Ryan Howard - 77
Stolen Bases: Cesar Hernandez - 19+
ERA: Aaron Harang - 4.86
Strikeouts: Aaron Harang - 106*
Saves: Ken Giles - 13^
+Ben Revere, now with the Blue Jays, is the overall team leader with 24 stolen bases.
*Cole Hamels, now with the Rangers, is the overall team leader with 6 wins (tied) and 137 strikeouts.
^Jonathan Papelbon, now with the Nationals, is the overall team leader with 17 saves.
Tim Corcoran was a teammate of Backman's on the 1986 Mets team for all of six games. He accumulated seven at-bats with the Mets in April and June going 0 for 7 before being released on June 9th.