Welcome to Wednesday’s Marlins (23-25, +14 RD) vs. Phillies (24-25, -16 RD) game thread. This rivalry has been lopsided as of late, with the Marlins winning six of the last seven series between them.
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- LF Andrew McCutchen
- 2B Jean Segura
- 3B Brad Miller
- 1B Rhys Hoskins
- CF Odúbel Herrera
- SS Nick Maton
- C Andrew Knapp
- RF Roman Quinn
- RHP Aaron Nola (2021 season stats: 3.94 ERA, 2.97 FIP, 28.5 K%, 34.0 HardHit% in 59.1 IP)
Notes: The Phillies lineup is compromised without J.T. Realmuto (left hand contusion) and Bryce Harper (left forearm contusion)...Nola is eight away from reaching the 1,000 career strikeouts milestone.
- CF Magneuris Sierra
- 1B Jesús Aguilar
- LF Corey Dickerson
- RF Adam Duvall (Garrett Cooper scratched with oblique tightness)
- C Jorge Alfaro
- 2B Isan Díaz
- 3B Jon Berti
- SS José Devers
- RHP Nick Neidert (6.75 ERA, 8.06 FIP, 14.0 K%, 43.2 HardHit% in 12.0 IP)
Notes: Neidert is on seven days’ rest and worked six scoreless innings in his most recent Triple-A start. Shawn Morimando was designated for assignment as the corresponding move to get him on the active roster...Jazz Chisholm Jr. (right ankle sprain) is considered day-to-day. No injury concerns with Miguel Rojas—simply getting a partial day off against a pitcher he has historically struggled against...Tuesday was only the fifth time ever that the Marlins lost when allowing two hits or fewer. Hadn’t happened since 2011...Everybody should be available out of the Marlins bullpen for this game.
How to watch/listen/follow
First pitch is scheduled for 6:40 p.m. ET. Watch on Bally Sports Sun (instead of the usual Bally Sports Florida) or listen to the radio broadcast on 940 WINZ.
Nicole Cahill (@NicoleCahill_) will be at LoanDepot Park as a credentialed writer and provide live updates. Louis Addeo-Weiss will handle the game recap.
Please submit your picks for the following props. The contest locks at first pitch.
- Which team scores the last run of the game? (Phillies/Marlins)
- Over/Under 5,500 announced attendance? (Over/Under)
- Will Ross Detwiler make an appearance? (Yes/No)
- Will anybody record a pinch hit? (Yes/No)
- Who wins? (Phillies/Marlins)