Peterson (1-1) outpitched former Mets starter Zack Wheeler, allowing only two hits and rebounding nicely from a rough outing in Philadelphia last week. The second-year lefty solved the NL East rival Phillies after entering with a 16.50 ERA in two career starts against them and a 2.64 ERA in nine outings versus all other teams.
"I don't think our swings have been really big," Girardi said. "I don't think we're out of control. I just think we're missing balls.
The Philadelphia Phillies are honoring Negro League baseball stars. The Phillies unveiled Thursday a new display recognizing players from the Philadelphia Stars. Former Phillies outfielder Milt Thompson and the daughter of former Stars player, the late Mr. Mahlon Duckett, helped dedicate the display in the suite level at Citizens Bank Park.