Cole Hamels takes the mound Saturday afternoon as the Philadelphia Phillies look for their third straight win during a meeting with the Miami Marlins at Citizens Bank Park. (Game Time: 4:05 p.m. ET, TV Schedule: CSN-Philly)
Hamels lost his first start of the season against the Marlins, but has won eight consecutive decisions since. In his last nine starts he is 8-0 with a 2.22 ERA.
The Marlins will give the ball to Ricky Nolasco, who is trending in the opposite direction of Hamels. Nolasco has dropped three of his last four starts and has a 7.06 ERA during that span.
Phillies lead the series 1-0
WP: Kyle Kendrick (2 - 4)
SV: Jonathan Papelbon
LP: Mark Buehrle (5 - 5)
|6 - 4 win|
|Sun 06/03||1:35 PM EDT|