The Mets (51-55) continue their three-game series with the Phillies (46-60) on Tuesday at Citi Field at 7:10 p.m.
Dillon Gee (4-3, 3.49 ERA) gets the start for the Mets, opposed by Cole Hamels (5-5, 2.72 ERA) for Philadelphia.
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Daisuke Matsuzaka, who was placed on the 15-day disabled list on Friday with inflammation in his right elbow, is expected to resume throwing later this week. He’s eligible to return on August 9.
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Dana Eveland was struck in his left (pitching) elbow with a line drive during the ninth inning of Monday’s game and was removed. X-rays after the game came back negative.
Jacob deGrom was named co-NL Player of the Week after going 2-0 with an 0.68 ERA over his last two starts.