August 23, 2011
7:05 PM ET
Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia
RADIO: WFAN 660
NEW YORK METS
Starting Pitcher: Jon Niese (11-10, 4.05 ERA)
Niese has not fared well at Citizens Bank Park throughout his career. He is 0-2 with a 6.57 ERA against the Phillies in their home ball park. Lifetime, Niese is 2-2 with a 3.42 ERA against Philadelphia.
Starting Pitcher: Vance Worley (8-1, 2.76 ERA)
Worley was trying to bounce back from one of the worst outings of his young career when he was knocked out of his last start after three innings due to rain. In those three innings, he allowed one hit and no runs. Against the Mets, he is 2-1 with a 3.52 ERA.
Pagan-CF, Tejada-SS, Wright-3B, Duda-RF, Bay-LF, Evans-1B, Thole-C, Turner-2B, Niese-LHP