Pitching Prospects: Phillies: Kyle Gibson (3-2, 3.98 ERA, 1.23 whips, 37 strikeouts); Brave: Max Fried (4-2, 3.31 ERA, 1.04 WHIP, 47 strikeouts)
fanduel sportsbook Line: Brave-159, Phillies +137; over/under is 8 runs
Bottom line: The Philadelphia Phillies meet the Atlanta Braves to lead the series 1-0.
Atlanta is 19–23 on aggregate and 10–12 in home games. The Braves have scored a total of 52 home runs and are fifth in MLB play.
Philadelphia is 20–22 on aggregate and 11–13 in home games. The Phillies lead 3–7 in games decided by one run.
The teams will meet for the second time this season on Tuesday.
Top Performer: Marcel Ozuna is fourth on the Braves with 13 extra base hits (five doubles and eight home runs). William Contreras is 6-for-21 in the last 10 games with a double, three home runs and three RBIs.
Hitting .292 for the Phillies, Bryce Harper has nine home runs, 11 walks and 27 RBIs. Alec Boehm is 11-for-43 in the last 10 games with a double, a home run and three RBIs.
Last 10 games: Brave: 4-6, .226 batting average, 3.66 ERA, nine runs out
Phillies: 5-5, .240 batting average, 3.66 ERA, beat opponents by three runs
Injuries: Brave: Tyler Matzek: 15-day IL (shoulder), Manny Pina: 10-day IL (wrist), Eddie Rosario: 10-day IL (eye), Jay Jackson: 60-day IL (latitude), Luke Jackson : 60-day IL (unknown), Mike Soroka: 60-day IL (Achilles), Kirby Yates: 60-day IL (elbow)
Phillips: Didi Gregorius: 10-Day IL (Knee), Ryan Sheriff: 60-Day IL (Shoulder), Sam Coonrod: 60-Day IL (Shoulder), Mickey Monique: 10-Day IL (Hand), Raphael Marchon: 60 -Day IL (hamstring), Kent Emanuel: 60-Day IL (Elbow), Jojo Romero: 60-Day IL (Elbow)