Nick Pivetta allowed one hit in seven impressive innings for his second major league win, and the Philadelphia Phillies stopped the New York Mets' four-game winning streak with a 7-1 victory Sunday.
Maikel Franco had a two-run double in a four-run second aided by two sacrifice bunts. Rookie catcher Andrew Knapp added an RBI single and dashed home from second on a wild pitch by Rafael Montero.
Leadoff man Daniel Nava had three hits and two RBI to help the major league-worst Phillies (27-53) prevent a three-game sweep and finish their 4-5 trip on a positive note. Philadelphia outhit the Mets, 12-2.
Making his 10th major league start, Pivetta (2-4) permitted only T.J....