Phillies face Marlins with franchise record in sight

Philadelphia Phillies he may never want to return to pennsylvania

Left-hander Ranger Suarez (2-3, 3.67 ERA) will start for Phillies on Saturday afternoon when they went there miami marlins and look to win their 14th consecutive road game, which would be a franchise record

on Friday. Phillies equaled the franchise record of 13 set in 1976

Furthermore, since the beginning of the wild-card era, Phillies The streak is the third longest such streak, surpassing the Dodgers’ record of 15 set in 2013.

Phillies Reached road victory no. Friday the 13th in dramatic fashion. Philadelphia entered in the ninth marlins 3-1. But AJ Puck cut it short after Alec Bohm’s RBI double came close. Phillies‘ deficit up to 3-2, the marlins One step away from series win

Then pinch hitter Christian Pache threw a two-run homer over the glove of center fielder Dan Myers, shocking him. Phillies 4-3 win

Philadelphia reliever Matt Stram said the winning streak was not a surprise.

“We know what we are capable of,” he said. “We know what we’ve got.”

marlins, who have won eight of their last 13 games, are suddenly starting to worry about Puck, who has missed two straight save chances. Puck is 4-3 with a 4.18 ERA and 14 saves in 18 chances.

“I hung a slider up there and (Pache) hit it hard enough that it went over the wall,” Puk said. “I tried to find it down, and it just stayed on top of the plate.”

Puk had a great start to the season, going 3–0 with five saves and a 0.75 ERA in April.

Since then he had to struggle many times and he had to pay the price marlins on Friday

on Saturday marlins Lefty will try to get back on track with Braxton Garrett (4-2, 3.61 ERA). Garrett is 1-1 with a 3.86 ERA in three career starts against Phillies

Garrett has been much better on the road this season (2.14 ERA in nine games) than at home (5.27 ERA, eight games).

They have replaced stellar months with relatively bad months this year. His ERA was 2.45 in April and 2.22 in June. But it was 5.46 in May and 4.76 in July.

Meanwhile, Suarez is 4-1 with a 3.15 ERA in 15 games. marlinsconsisting of four starts

true to Phillies In form, Suárez has been better on the road (2-1, 1.97 ERA) than at home (0-2, 5.92) this year.

Like Garrett, Suárez’s ERA has had its ups and downs. Suárez missed April due to injury, went 0–2 with a 7.13 ERA in May, and went (2–0, 1.08) in June. In July, he is 0–1 with an 8.44 ERA.

aggressively, look for Phillies catcher JT Realmuto, a former marlins star. He homered, singled and scored twice in Friday’s win.

marlinsLuis Arraz tops the scouting report as he looks for his second consecutive batting title. He leads the majors at .386, and has been named the National League’s starting second baseman for next week’s All-Star Game.

“When you’ve got a batting champion, you know there’s got to be good skills from bat to ball,” marlins General manager Kim Ng said of the player he acquired from the Twins in the offseason. “But to make it to this level has been a pleasant surprise. We couldn’t be happier (with Arez).”

–Field Level Media

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