The Miami Marlins are set to visit Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennslyvania for a National League East clash against the Philadelphia Phillies. The Miami Marlins come into this matchup with a 56-103 record, and they will be looking to continue their success after closing their recent road series against the New York Mets with a win, 4-2. Jordan Yamamoto received the starting nod for the Miami Marlins, and he had success as he went 6 scoreless innings while striking out 10 batters. Tyler Heineman had a solid game from the plate for the Miami Marlins as he contributed 1 HR and 2 RBIs.
The Miami Marlins are set to start Caleb Smith (10-10, 4.31 ERA) who struggled in his latest start as he gave up 4 earned runs in 6 innings against the New York Mets. Caleb Smith had success in his 2 starts against the Philadelphia Phillies during the 2019 season as he is 1-0 with a 0.75 ERA.
The Philadelphia Phillies come into this matchup with a 79-80 record, and they will be looking to rebound after dropping their recent series finale against the Washington Nationals, 6-3. Jason Vargas received the starting nod for the Philadelphia Phillies, and he struggled as he gave up 4 earned runs in 4.1 innings. Andrew Knapp had a solid game from the plate for the Philadelphia Phillies as he went 2 for 3 with 1 HR and 2 RBIs.
The Philadelphia Phillies are set to start Zach Eflin (9-13, 4.16 ERA) who struggled in his latest start as he gave up 5 earned runs in 5 innings against the Washington Nationals. Zach Eflin struggled in his 4 starts against the Miami Marlins during the 2019 season as he is posting a 4.32 ERA.