Halladay earns 18th victory, Phils win 4th in row

Philadelphia Phillies' Chase Utley, right, hits a solo home run off of New York Mets' Raul Valdes in the seventh inning of a baseball game Friday, Sept. 10, 2010, in New York. Mets catcher Josh Thole, left, looks on. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

September 10, 2010 7:34:16 PM PDT
Roy Halladay earned his 18th victory, the most by a Philadelphia pitcher in 27 years, and helped himself with a two-run single that sent the Phillies past the New York Mets 8-4 Friday night for their fourth win in a row.