The Phillies are 40-40 at Citizens Bank Park and look to secure a winning season at home for the 11th consecutive season. Tonight is the home finale against the Washington Nationals.
As Matt Gelb pointed out today, Phillies (78-77) need a 4-3 finish to guarantee a franchise-record 10th consecutive year above .500.
After tonight’s game with the Nationals, the Phillies finish with six on the road, three in Miami and three in Washington.
Tyler Cloyd (2-1, 3.86) faces Gio Gonzalez (20-8 2.84) in the home finale.