The Atlanta Braves will kick off a nine-game road trip Saturday night when they open a four-game set against the Philadelphia Phillies. Kyle Wright will be making his third start of the season for Atlanta while the Phillies will counter with veteran right-hander Jake Arrieta.
For the second straight game, Brian Snitker will stick with the outfield alignment of Adam Duvall in left, Ronald Acuña Jr. in center and Nick Markakis in right. Marcell Ozuna will be the DH while Austin Riley gets the start at third base.
For the Phillies, Andrew McCutchen will DH and lead off. J.T. Realmuto will be behind the plate and will hit cleanup. Adam Haseley gets the start in centerfield and will be batting ninth.
#Phillies lineup tonight vs. Braves ATL. 6:05 p.m. NBCSP/WIP.— Todd Zolecki (@ToddZolecki) August 8, 2020
First pitch from Citizens Bank Park is scheduled for 6:05 p.m. ET and can be seen on Fox Sports Southeast.