10-10, 4.51 ERA, 1.37 WHIP
Kendrick, who turned 29 yesterday, is coming off of a shaky start against the Rockies in which he allowed four runs on eight hits with a walk and two strikeouts against the Rockies last Thursday. He got the no-decision as the Phillies went on to win 5-4 in walk-off fashion. In 21 career games (15 starts) against the Mets, Kendrick is 8-7 with a 3.54 ERA and a 1.44 WHIP. In seven appearances (five starts) at Citi Field, the Phillies right-hander is 4-1 with a 3.11 ERA and a 1.17 WHIP.
5-6, 4.03 ERA, 1.53 WHIP
Niese, 26, allowed just one run on five hits with three walks, nine strikeouts, and broke Jason Heyward's jaw last Thursday against the Braves as he earned the no-decision in the 4-1 loss. The Mets have won three of his last four starts. In 14 career starts against the Phillies, Niese is 5-6 with a 3.45 ERA and a 1.29 WHIP. In 58 starts at Citi Field, the lefty is 16-22 with a 3.79 ERA and a 1.36 WHIP.