Major League Baseball
Preview
Philadelphia at Atlanta
When: 7:10 PM ET, Saturday, September 23, 2017
Where: SunTrust Park, Cumberland, Georgia
Matchup Edge
PHI Edge in: ATL
Starter
Bullpen
Hitting
Power
Speed
Defense
Bench
Quick Hits

Batting

  • The Atlanta Braves are ranked 6 in hitting, with a batting average of .263. The Braves are averaging 4.6 runs per game this season with an OPS of .739.
  • The Philadelphia Phillies are ranked 20 in hitting, with a batting average of .250. The Phillies are averaging 4.3 runs per game this season with an OPS of .725.

Pitching

  • The Atlanta Braves are ranked 25 in pitching, with an earned run average of 4.78. Opponents are hitting .262 for average, and have a .338 on base percentage and .778 OPS against the Braves this season.
  • The Philadelphia Phillies are ranked 21 in pitching, with an earned run average of 4.65. Opponents are hitting .266 for average, and have a .333 on base percentage and .784 OPS against the Phillies this season.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk H A
Philadelphia 61-92 L1 35-40 26-52
Atlanta 68-83 W1 35-43 33-40
Last Meeting
Philadelphia Atlanta
Date Away Home Avg HR OPS Avg HR OPS
8/30/17 ATL 5 PHI 2 .188 0 .614 .342 0 .852
Player Stats
Season Series
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Philadelphia O. Herrera .434 23 1.389
Atlanta N. Markakis .350 21 .935
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Philadelphia O. Herrera 5 14 13
Atlanta F. Freeman 4 9 6
Pitching ERA Avg K
Philadelphia 3.60 .257 114
Atlanta 4.23 .266 136
Season
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Philadelphia C. Hernandez .291 141 .780
Atlanta F. Freeman .314 127 1.015
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Philadelphia T. Joseph 22 50 68
Atlanta F. Freeman 28 79 71
Pitching ERA Avg K
Philadelphia 4.65 .250 1230
Atlanta 4.78 .263 1168