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Gamethread 4/17: Cardinals at Phillies

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An afternoon matinee for your viewing pleasure

St Louis Cardinals v Philadelphia Phillies Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images

Last night the Phillies found their offensive mojo and engineered a comfortable 9-2 victory over the Cardinals. We can forget all about the help that the defense provided the Phillies since sometimes, in this wonderful game of baseball, you need a little luck from the other team to help you win.

Today the Phillies look to continue their winning ways at home as they take on the Cardinals once again from Citizens Bank Park. Here are the lineups for that game. For the Phillies:

They’ll send Matt Moore to the mound. Moore has not started well this year, struggling in both of his starts to get batters out quickly. He’s also struggled to fool them as his whiff rate is considerably lower than his peers in the game. He’ll be opposed by the Cardinals and this lineup:

Kwang Hyun Kim starts today for the Cardinals after being activated from the IL for the game. Let’s talk about it!