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Obviously, Jake Arrieta will make his 10th start of the season, looking to rebound from a series of subpar outings.
And Arrieta squandered four runs and walked four in six innings against the Brewers in his previous start
Arrieta has yet to make a start against his former Cubs team in his career.
Yu Darvish will be on the mound for the 10th time of the year, searching for his first win of the month.
Darvish was much better in his latest start, allowing only two runs in 5.1 innings against the Reds
and most importantly he did not issue any walks after struggling mightily with his control recently.
The veteran right-hander has yet to put together a string of solid starts this season
and he is carrying a 5.14 ERA and a 1.62 WHIP accompanied with a 2-3 record in 42 innings logged.
Darvish has silenced the Phillies in his two career meetings, limiting them to only two runs (one earned) in 12.1 innings.
Odubel Herrera is 3 for 6 against Darvish, while Jean Segura is 2 for 4, and Rhys Hoskins is 1 for 2.
Cesar Hernandez is quietly having an outstanding season at the plate.
He features a stellar .435 OBP and a 1.028 OPS on the month.
The 28-year old second baseman leads the Phillies with 50 hits and he owns a .301 average with four homers and 18 RBI’s on the season.
So for now it’s it’s pretty clear that Hernandez went 2 for 18 with one RBI against the Cubs last season.
The first place Phillies are averaging a solid 4.93 runs per game on the year, good for 12th in the big leagues.
The Philadelphia pitching staff features a 3.92 team ERA
positioning them 10th in the Majors. The Phillies own a 9-9 road record on the season.
Actually, The nine-year veteran right-hander has struggled in three out of his last four starts, and he owns a 4.02 ERA and a 1.34 WHIP in 56 innings logged on the season.