Philadelphia Phillies (9-9, first in the NL East) vs. Colorado Rockies (6-12, fifth in the NL West) Denver; Friday, 8:40 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Phillies: Vince Velasquez (0-0, 9.00 ERA, 2.75 WHIP, 9 strikeouts) Rockies: German Marquez (1-1, 3.57 ERA, 1.41 WHIP, 20 strikeouts) FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Rockies -118, Phillies +101; over/under is 10 1/2 runs BOTTOM LINE: Colorado and Philadelphia will square off on Friday. The Rockies are 6-6 in home games in 2020. Colorado has a collective on-base percentage of .277, last in the National League. Raimel Tapia leads the team with a mark of .333. The Phillies are 1-5 on the road. The Philadelphia offence has compiled a .240 batting average as a team this season, good for tenth in the National League. Bryce Harper leads the team with a mark of .357. TOP PERFORMERS: Ryan McMahon leads the Rockies with six home runs and has 10 RBIs. Rhys Hoskins leads the Phillies with 10 extra base hits and is batting .239. LAST 10 GAMES: Rockies: 3-7, .231 batting average, 4.00 ERA, outscored by six runs Phillies: 4-6, .237 batting average, 4.70 ERA, outscored by eight runs INJURIES: Rockies: Scott Oberg: (blood clots), Peter Lambert: (elbow), Kyle Freeland: (shoulder), Brendan Rodgers: (hamstring), Chris Owings: (left thumb). Phillies: Matt Moore: (undisclosed), Seranthony Dominguez: (elbow), Archie Bradley: (left oblique), Jose Alvarado: (undisclosed), Ronald Torreyes: (undisclosed), Jean Segura: (right quad), Didi Gregorius: (elbow). ___ The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar. The Associated Press
Mickey Moniak's first major league homer wound up in the hands of a hungry kid — and mom had her hands full.
This young fan was enjoying the baseball on Wednesday afternoon, so much so that they tried to eat the baseball.