San Francisco Giants (51-41) at Philadelphia Phillies (41-52)
Tim Lincecum (3-10, 5.93) vs. Vance Worley (5-5, 3.47)
Time: 7:05, Citizens Bank ParkTV: PHL 17, MLBNWeather: Thunderstorms, 73 Media: Twitter and Facebook
The Phillies return to Citizens Bank Park to face the San Francisco Giants, who are currently in first place in the National League West. The Dodgers will throw a lot of good pitching at the Phillies throughout this series.
This isn’t the same Tim Lincecum who won two Cy Young Awards. Lincecum has had a poor season thus far, holding an ERA that is approaching six. He has a 1.52 WHIP and opponents are batting .262 against him. His struggles have occurred on the road, where he is 1-6 with a 9.00 ERA. The one thing that is still there for Lincecum is his strikeout totals. In 104.2 innings, Lincecum has 115 punch-outs. Lincecum is 4-2 with a 3.02 ERA in his career against Philadelphia.
Vance Worley is coming off a solid outing against the Rockies. Worley has b...