Originally written on We Should Be GM's  |  Last updated 10/1/12
Philadelphia Phillies (80-79) @ Washington Nationals (96-63)Pitching Matchups:Monday, 7:05- KK the Mediocre vs. Harry WangTuesday, 7:05- Tyson Brummett vs. Gio "Was Phillies Property" GonzalezWednesday, 1:05- UnluckLee vs. Not Stephen Strasburg To Watch For:*The Phillies to win 2 games to secure a 10th consecutive winning season.*The fierce battle for team lead in RBI (J-Roll and Chooch tied with 68 apiece).*Juan Pierre speeding towards 40 stolen bases (currently with 37).*Chase Utley to hit career homerun #200 (sitting on 199).*Tyson Brummett's MLB debut, taking the place of Tyler Cloyd (forearm tightness).  Brummett has bounced in and out of the rotation over his 6 minor league seasons and owns a 4.52 ERA/1.37 WHIP over 640.2 IP with a 26-47 record.  Needless to say, nothing to get your hopes up about here.*A Beltway showdown for the 2012 The Howard title between Washington's Ian Desmond and Ryan Zimmerman and Baltimore's Mark Reynolds and Matt Wieters (tied with 3 apiece).
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