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Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets 4/18/16

The Phillies look to keep the warm and fuzzy feelings going against the Mets.

Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports

7:05PM EDT on TCN

SERIES PREVIEW

Jerad Eickhoff (1-1) 1.50 ERA

PHILLIES: Eickhoff continued to show why the Phillies were so high on him all spring, using his curveball to get seven of his nine strikeouts in seven innings of shutout ball against the Padres last Wednesday.

Noah Syndergaard (1-0) 0.69 ERA

METS: Easily the Mets’ most successful starting pitcher through two rotation turns, Syndergaard will look to build on his success against the Phillies. All he did against them last year was go 2-0 with a 1.46 ERA, 15 strikeouts and two walks in two starts.

(Scouting reports courtesy of mlb.com)

Today's Lineups

NEW YORK METS PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES
Curtis Granderson - RF Freddy Galvis - SS
David Wright - 3B Odubel Herrera - CF
Michael Conforto - LF Maikel Franco - 3B
Yoenis Cespedes - CF Ryan Howard - 1B
Lucas Duda - 1B Cameron Rupp - C
Neil Walker - 2B David Lough - LF
Asdrubal Cabrera - SS Cesar Hernandez - 2B
Kevin Plawecki - C Peter Bourjos - RF
Noah Syndergaard - RHP Jerad Eickhoff - RHP
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