Friday, August 26, 2011

Marlins at Phillies: August 26th through August 27th

Citizens Bank Park - Philadelphia, PA
Friday 7:05, Saturday 1:05 and 7:05

Marlins 58-72, 5th Place in the N.L. East, 26 games behind the Phillies
Phillies 83-45, 1st Place in the N.L. East, 6 games ahead of the Braves

So Far in 2011:  This is the Marlins' final visit to Philly.  Due to the weather trouble expected this weekend as a result of Hurricane Irene, Sunday afternoon's game has already been moved to Saturday afternoon.  In twelve games so far this season, the Phillies are 9-3 against the Marlins, which includes wins in seven of their last eight match-ups.

Meet the Marlins: Manager - Jack McKeon
Starters - John Buck (c), Gaby Sanchez (1b), Omar Infante (2b), Greg Dobbs (3b), Emilio Bonifacio (ss), Logan Morrison (lf), Mike Cameron (cf), Mike Stanton (rf)
Rotation - Anibal Sanchez (rhp), Ricky Nolasco (rhp), Javier Vazquez (rhp), Chris Volstad (rhp), Clay Hensley (rhp)
Bench - Brett Hayes (c), Alfredo Amezaga (inf), Jose Lopez (inf), Bryan Petersen (of)
Closer - Leo Nunez (rhp)
Bullpen - Burke Badenhop (rhp), Jose Ceda (rhp), Steve Cishek (rhp), Michael Dunn (lhp), Chris Hatcher (rhp), Edward Mujica (rhp), Ryan Webb (rhp)
Disabled List - Randy Choate (lhp), Josh Johnson (rhp), Brian Sanches (rhp), John Baker (c), Donnie Murphy (inf), Hanley Ramirez (ss), Scott Cousins (of)

At the Ballpark:  Kids will receive a Cliff Lee Back-to-School Gym Bag on Saturday afternoon.

Marlins Probables: Clay Hensley (1-5, 5.47), Anibal Sanchez (7-6, 4.01), Ricky Nolasco
Phillies Probables: Roy Oswalt (6-7, 3.51), Roy Halladay (15-5, 2.56), Cliff Lee (14-7, 2.71)

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