New York Mets starter Max Scherzer will miss 6-8 weeks with an injury. Now is time for the Phillies to take advantage and make up ground in the NL East.
The Philadelphia Phillies (11-13) will look to split their two-game series against the Texas Rangers (9-14) on Wednesday night in South Philly. Texas took the first game of the series 6-4 on Tuesday night.
Alec Bohm’s bases loaded, 2-run single in the 8th inning proved to be the game winning hit for the Phillies as they defeated Milwaukee 4-2 on Friday night in front of 29,000-plus in South Philly. The win improves the Phillies to 6-8 on the season.