By Matt Leon
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Phillies open a seven game homestand tonight, as they begin a quick two-game series with the New York Mets at Citizens Bank Park.READ MORE: Philadelphia Weather: Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued For Much Of Delaware Valley
The Fightins’ are returning home after a successful 6-4 road trip which took them through Colorado, Los Angeles and Arizona. Thanks to that 6-4 performance, the Phillies are now above .500 (13-12) for the first time since they were 3-2.
Cole Hamels will make his second start of the season tonight for the Phillies. In his 2014 debut last week, he allowed just two runs on six hits in six innings of work in Los Angeles, but suffered a 5-2 loss.
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