After defeating the St. Louis Cardinals, the Philadelphia Phillies are set to take on the NL East Champion Atlanta Braves in the National League Division Series. The NLDS marks the first time the NL East rivals will meet in postseason play since 1993.
Here’s what we know so far:
- Game 1: Tuesday, October 11 in Atlanta | Time TBD | TV: Fox/FS1
- Game 2: Wednesday, October 12 in Atlanta | Time TBD | TV: Fox/FS1
- Game 3: Friday, October 14 in South Philadelphia | Time TBD | TV: FS1
- Game 4*: Saturday, October 15 in South Philadelphia | Time TBD | TV: FS1
- Game 5*: Sunday, October 16 in Atlanta | Time TBD | TV: FS1
Potential Pitching Matchups
- Game 1: Ranger Suarez (10-7, 3.65 ERA) vs Max Fried (14-7, 2.48 ERA)
- Game 2: Zack Wheeler (1-0, 0.00 ERA) vs Kyle Wright (21-5, 3.19 ERA)
- Game 3: Aaron Nola (1-0, 0.00 ERA) vs Charlie Morton (9-6, 4.34 ERA)
- Game 4 & Game 5: TBD
Season Series Notes
Atlanta took the season series 8-11. The teams split a four-game series in September, 2-2.
The Braves outscored the Phillies 88-85 in the 19-games this past season.