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Game Thread: Phillies vs Rockies 8/12/16

Jake Thompson looks to not suck this time.

Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports

Phillies vs Rockies

7:05PM EDT on CSN

Citizens Bank Park

Jake Thompson (0-1) 12.46 ERA

PHILLIES: Thompson is the No. 70 prospect in baseball, according to He struggled in his big league debut Saturday against the Padres, allowing seven hits and six runs in just 4 1/3 innings at Petco Park.

Jon Gray (8-5) 4.26 ERA

ROCKIES: Gray struggled in his last outing, as the Dodgers racked up eight runs on 10 hits over 3 2/3 innings. That broke a streak of six straight quality starts. He had only allowed two runs over his previous four starts before that game.


Today's Lineups

Charlie Blackmon - CF Cesar Hernandez - 2B
DJ LeMahieu - 2B Odubel Herrera - CF
Nolan Arenado - 3B Aaron Altherr - RF
David Dahl - LF Maikel Franco - 3B
Gerardo Parra - RF Ryan Howard - 1B
Nick Hundley - C Cameron Rupp - C
Ben Paulsen - 1B Freddy Galvis - SS
Daniel Descalso - SS Peter Bourjos - LF
Jon Gray - RHP Jake Thompson - RHP