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Gamethread 5/20: Cubs at Phillies

It’s Nola Day...take that for what you will.

MLB: Miami Marlins at Philadelphia Phillies Kyle Ross-USA TODAY Sports

Game 2 in the battle of cities with GOATed beef sandwiches.

For the Phillies:

Notably, Trea Turner gets the day off after going hitless in the team’s last five games.

One roster note:

For the Cubs:

Cubs prospect Matt Mervis joins the lineup today at first base. Mervis joined the Cubs in the beginning of the month after crushing at Triple-A Iowa this season, posting a 140 wRC+ in April.

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