Philadelphia Phillies (50-59) vs Atlanta Braves (65-45)
Cliff Lee (10-4, 3.05 ERA) vs Alex Wood (1-2, 3.52 ERA)
Time: 8:05, Citizens Bank Park
Weather: 80, partly cloudy
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After losing 5-3 on Friday, the Phillies will look to salvage a game in their three game series against the Braves on Sunday night. With last night’s loss, the Phillies have now lost five straight series since the All-Star Break.
Left-hander Cliff Lee, who has missed a few starts with neck stiffness, will start for the Phillies in the finale. Lee has struggled a bit lately allowing at least four earned runs in each of his last three starts. In his las outing against the Mets, he allowed five runs in seven innings of work. The longball has been a problem for Lee of late, as he has surrendered seven homers in his last two starts. In his career against Atlanta, Lee is 6-4 with a 2.97 ERA
Lee will be opposed by lefty Alex Wood, who has pitched well in his rookie campaign for the Br...