Philadelphia Phillies (9-12, third in the NL East) vs. Atlanta Braves (14-11, first in the NL East)
Atlanta; Friday, 7:10 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Phillies: Aaron Nola (2-1, 2.05 ERA, .65 WHIP, 37 strikeouts) Braves: Max Fried (3-0, 1.24 ERA, .90 WHIP, 28 strikeouts)
LINE: Braves favoured by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 8 1/2 runs
BOTTOM LINE: The Atlanta Braves play the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday.
The Braves went 46-30 in division play in 2019. Atlanta batted .258 as a team last season and hit 249 total home runs.
The Phillies went 36-40 in division play in 2019. Philadelphia pitchers had a WHIP of 1.37 last season while striking out 8.6 hitters per game.
The teams meet for the fourth time this year. The season series is tied 2-2.
INJURIES: Braves: Jacob Webb: (shoulder), Jeremy Walker: (shoulder), Mike Soroka: (achilles), Will Smith: (neck), Phil Pfeifer: (elbow), Cole Hamels: (left arm), Ronald Acuna Jr.: (wrist), Ozzie Albies: (right wrist).
Phillies: David Robertson: (elbow), Seranthony Dominguez: (elbow), Jose Alvarez: (undisclosed), Adam Haseley: (left wrist).
The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.
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