The Mets now have a 2 game lead over Los Angeles for home field advantage in the NLDS.
LHP Dario Alvarez, who has been out since September 18 due to a groin injury, has still not started throwing.
Reds OF Todd Frazier said that, due to their starting pitching, the Mets should be considered the team to beat during the postseason.
What's on tap for Tuesday, September 29
The Mets open a three-game series against the Phillies on Tuesday in Philadelphia at 7:05 p.m. ET on SNY.
Bartolo Colon (14-12, 4.15 ERA) gets the start for the Mets. He'll be opposed by David Buchanan (2-9, 7.96 ERA) for Philadelphia.
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