Brault scheduled to start for Pittsburgh against Philadelphia
Philadelphia; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EDT
LINE: Phillies -138; over/under is 10 runs
BOTTOM LINE: The Pittsburgh Pirates travel to face the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday.
The Phillies are 39-28 in home games. Philadelphia has slugged .420 this season. Bryce Harper leads the club with a .500 slugging percentage, including 59 extra-base hits and 28 home runs.
The Pirates have gone 26-39 away from home. The Pittsburgh offense has compiled a .264 batting average as a team this season, good for seventh in the National League. Bryan Reynolds leads the team with an average of .332. The Phillies won the last meeting 6-5. Mike Morin secured his first victory and Brad Miller went 1-for-3 with a home run and two RBIs for Philadelphia. Michael Feliz registered his fourth loss for Pittsburgh.
TOP PERFORMERS: Harper leads the Phillies with 28 home runs and is slugging .500. J.T. Realmuto is 11-for-42 with four doubles, two home runs and five RBIs over the last 10 games for Philadelphia.
LAST 10 GAMES: Phillies: 6-4, .241 batting average, 4.70 ERA, outscored opponents by five runs
Pirates: 4-6, .236 batting average, 5.34 ERA, outscored by 19 runs
Phillies Injuries: David Robertson: (elbow), Edubray Ramos: (shoulder), Juan Nicasio: (shoulder), Pat Neshek: (hamstring), Adam Morgan: (hip), Tommy Hunter: (forearm), Seranthony Dominguez: (elbow), Jake Arrieta: (elbow), Victor Arano: (elbow), Roman Quinn: (groin), Andrew McCutchen: (knee), Jay Bruce: (hip), Scott Kingery: (abdominal).
Pirates Injuries: Jameson Taillon: (elbow), Edgar Santana: (elbow), Chad Kuhl: (elbow), Clay Holmes: (quad), Nick Burdi: (biceps), Chris Archer: (shoulder), Gregory Polanco: (shoulder), Lonnie Chisenhall: (finger).