After two disappointing losses following an 8-game win-streak, the Phillies need to pull up their pants and find a way to salvage a win to avoid a series sweep. Good news is there isn’t a game-threatening storm that will blanket the ballpark...however the heat index is going to be well over 100 degrees of which will likely be intensified at field-level. The Phillies will have to rely on Ranger Suarez this afternoon and be without Alec Bohm, JT Realmuto, Rhys Hoskins and Odubel Herrera. Lineups below:
Gamethread 8/12: Dodgers at Phillies
Phillies really need to find a way to salvage a win today.