The Atlanta Braves have lost 12 (yes, 12) consecutive games, but the opponent on this fine Labor Day isn't exactly dominating the competition. The Philadelphia Phillies will play host to Atlanta for three games this week, and the series opener is, essentially, for the title of "worst team in MLB".
Let's do this together.
Game Date/Time: Monday, September 7, 7:05 pm ET
Location: Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Radio: 680 AM, 106.7 FM, Braves Radio Network
|ATLANTA BRAVES||PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES|
|Nick Markakis - RF||Cesar Hernandez - 2B|
|Hector Olivera - 3B||Odubel Herrera - CF|
|Freddie Freeman - 1B||Aaron Altherr - RF|
|A.J. Pierzynski - C||Ryan Howard - 1B|
|Nick Swisher - LF||Darnell Sweeney - LF|
|Jace Peterson - 2B||Cody Asche - 3B|
|Andrelton Simmons - SS||Cameron Rupp - C|
|Michael Bourn - CF||Freddy Galvis - SS|
|Williams Perez - RHP||Aaron Harang - RHP|