The Mets continue their four-game series against the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on Saturday at 7:05 pm ET.
Dillon Gee (4-4, 3.73 ERA) will start against LHP Cole Hamels (6-6, 2.42).
Lucas Duda and Wilmer Flores are also expected to be in the starting lineup.
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Chris Young was designated for assignment after Friday’s game.
Matt den Dekker, who leads the Pacific Coast League with a .334 average, will be promoted and take Young’s place on the roster.
Bartolo Colon won his 200th game, despite his bullpen giving up four runs, as the Mets beat the Phillies, 5-4, on Friday.
Prior to Friday’s game, Terry Collins said he and Sandy Alderson agree it is time to start giving more playing time to Wilmer Flores and Kirk Nieuwenhuis, in an effort to gauge what they’re capable of next season.
Jeremy Hefner will have his sore right forearm examined by team doctors in New York. He first experienced the issue during Wednesday’s minor-league start with Single-A St. Lucie.