Saturday, May 8, 2021

Game 33 - 2021 Topps Heritage #338 Jean Segura

Phillies 12
, Braves 2
Game 33 - Friday Night, May 6th in Atlanta
Record - 18-15, 1st Place, 1 game ahead of the Mets

One Sentence Summary:  The Phillies offense busted out with six first inning runs, enjoying their first easy win of the season, 12-2.

What It Means:  After not being able to put together consecutive wins since the first series of the season, the Phillies have now won five in a row.

What Happened:  Alec Bohm (RBI single), Jean Segura (two-run single) and Odubel Herrera (three-run home run) all had a hand in the big first inning, with Herrera connecting for his first extra-base hit of the season.  J.T. Realmuto added a two-run home run in the eighth.  Bryce Harper returned to the line-up after missing the entire Brewers series and went 2 for 5 with a double and a run scored.

Zach Eflin pitched 6 2/3 innings, allowing two runs while striking out eight on the way to his second win of the season.

Featured Card:  With Harper, Segura also returned after missing 15 games with a quad injury.  He didn't miss a beat, going 4 for 5 in his return with a pair of RBIs, raising his season average to .369.

Transaction:  Segura (2b) was activated from the injured list with Mickey Moniak (of) sent back down to Lehigh Valley.  This was the third time Moniak has been up with the club for a short period.

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