8-6, 3.68 ERA, 1.26 WHIP
Kendrick, 28, is coming off of an absolute gem against the Washington Nationals last Thursday in which he went seven innings allowing just one run on five hits. The Phillies are 3-3 in his last six starts. In 20 career games (14 starts) against the Mets, Kendrick is 7-7 with a 3.19 ERA and a 1.42 WHIP.
4-6, 3.33 ERA, 1.15 WHIP
Hefner, 27, had a solid outing last Friday against the Pirates going seven innings allowing two runs on three hits with three strikeouts. He would get the no-decision as the Mets fell 3-2. He has pitched well the last two months. He was 1-1 with a 1.80 ERA in five June starts and is 2-0 with a 1.71 ERA in three July starts. In five career games (four starts) against the Phillies, Hefner is 1-1 with a 11.02 ERA and a 2.33 WHIP.