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Gamethread 9/28: Phillies at Braves

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The big one starts tonight

MLB: Philadelphia Phillies at Atlanta Braves Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports

It’s the series that we all knew would be the deciding one. Even as the season has ebbed and flowed, we always knew that this series was going to be the one that decided the division.

It’s all on the table: sweep is preferred, winning the series is a must. It starts tonight with their ace on the mound.

Here are the lineups. For the Phillies:

This is why the team spent a ton of money in Zack Wheeler. He needs to come up big tonight.

For the Braves:

Let’s all talk through the ups and downs this game promises together.