Surging Mets complete shutout sweep

A week ago nothing was working. Now, Jerry Manuel's team can do no wrong

Updated: June 3, 2010, 12:29 PM ET
By Kieran Darcy | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Well, how about those 27 innings?

In what has to qualify as one of the most shocking three-game series in recent memory, the New York Mets shut out the Philadelphia Phillies not once, not twice, but three-straight times this week, capped off by a 3-0 win at Citi Field Thursday night.

"To keep [the Phillies] from scoring in three games, that's huge," Mets manager Jerry Manuel said after the game. "That speaks volumes for the entire pitching staff. They did ...

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