Dana's PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES vs. CINCINNATI REDS 'NL GAME OF THE WEEK'
Philadelphia vs. Cincinnati,
09/02/2019 14:10 EDT,
Score: 7 - 1
Money Line: -138 Cincinnati
DeSclafani has posted a 3.25 ERA over his past 11 starts and appears to be a reliable enough to back in this one.
The Phillies pen have had issues all season, ranking 17th in bullpen ERA since the All-Star break.
We may see that suspect bullpen early considering Smyly gave up at least four earned runs in three of his five starts in August.
For the month, he gave up nine home runs in 25 innings and had a 7.20 ERA.