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Game Thread: Phillies vs Giants 8/2/16

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Not these clowns again.

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SERIES PREVIEW

Phillies vs Giants

Citizens Bank Park

7:05PM EDT on CSN

Zach Eflin (3-4) 4.23 ERA

PHILLIES: Eflin had been on a roll before allowing seven runs in five-plus innings on Thursday in Miami. He had posted a 2.08 ERA in his previous seven starts, making the Phillies feel even better about their future pitching prospects.

Madison Bumgarner (10-6) 2.09 ERA

GIANTS: In his last two starts, Bumgarner has allowed three earned runs in 15 innings. However, he didn’t earn a win in either game because the Giants gave him a combined three runs of support.

MATCHUP

Today's Lineups

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES
Denard Span - CF Cesar Hernandez - 2B
Angel Pagan - LF Aaron Altherr - CF
Hunter Pence - RF Maikel Franco - 3B
Buster Posey - C Cameron Rupp - C
Brandon Crawford - SS Tommy Joseph - 1B
Brandon Belt - 1B Jimmy Paredes - RF
Joe Panik - 2B Tyler Goeddel - LF
Madison Bumgarner - LHP Freddy Galvis - SS
Eduardo Nunez - 3B Zach Eflin - RHP