Phillies Vs. Braves Preview: Friday Game Time, TV Info And More

SEATTLE - JUNE 19: Starting pitcher Cole Hamels #35 of the Philadelphia Phillies follows through on a strike out pitch in the fourth inning to Miguel Olivo #30 of the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on June 19, 2011 in Seattle, Washington. The strike out was career number 1000 for Hamels. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

The Philadelphia Phillies begin a three-game series against he Atlanta Braves.

The Philadelphia Phillies look to extend their winning streak to five games as they head down to the Peach State to start a three-game series against the Atlanta Braves.

Starting for the Phillies is Cole Hamels (11-4, 3.23 ERA), making his first start after signing his record six year, $144 million contract extension. Hamels was roughed up a bit in his last start against the San Fransisco Giants, giving up 10 hits, five earned runs and three home runs in 7-2/3 innings of work.

The Braves will counter with Ben Sheets (2-0, 0.00 ERA), who has impressed in his first two starts since 2010. Sheets has only given up seven hits in 12 innings while striking out 11. Sheets missed part of the 2010 and all of the 2011 season while recovering from massive elbow surgery.

Take a look here for the game schedule and broadcast information:

Date/Time: Friday, July 27, 7:35 p.m. ET

TV: CSN, PTV

Online streaming: MLB.tv

Read more on the Phillies at The Good Phight and SB Nation Philly. Check out Talking Chop and SB Nation Atlanta for more on the Braves. Baseball Nation is your source for news and analysis around Major League Baseball.

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