Game Time: 6:05 pm central

Local Television: Fox Sports Midwest

Local Radio: KMOX (AM 1120)

Location: Busch Stadium

 

St. Louis Cardinals 61-52 – Differential: +99 (Rank: 1st) – Streak: L1 – 6.0 GB, 2.5 WCGB

Jay CF – 1 for 7 (.143 BA / .143 OBP) career vs. Lee

Craig 1B – .356 BA / .701 SLG in 87 AB vs. lefties this season (.264 BA / .500 SLG in 182 AB vs. righties)

Holliday LF – career vs. Lee: 1 for 8 (.125 BA), but 6 BB and .500 OBP

Beltran RF – 4 HR in last 7 games; 2 for 15 (.133 BA / .235 OBP) career vs. Lee

Freese 3B – in 0-for-12 slump

Molina C – in 0-for-8 slump

Furcal SS – only 2 for 27 (.074 BA / .138 OBP) over his last 8 games

Jackson 2B – making MLB debut

Westbrook P – 3.2 IP, 8 H, 6 ER in last start vs. Phi (May 24, 2012); 5.68 ERA in 19 career IP vs. Phi, his 3rd worst ERA vs. any team

 

Philadelphia Phillies 51-61 – Differential: -35 (Rank: 21st) – Streak: W1 – 18.5 GB, 12.0 WCGB

Rollins SS – 6 for 12 (.500 BA / .500 OBP) career vs. Westbrook

Brown RF – currently on 7-game hitting streak, tying his career-high streak

Utley 2B – broke out of 0-for-13 slump with game-winning 2-run HR last night

Howard 1B – .473 OBP in 46 career games vs. StL, his highest OBP vs. any team

Nix LF – 4 for 8 (.500 BA / .556 OBP) with 1 HR career vs. Westbrook

Schierholtz CF – .323 BA / .411 OBP in 20 games this season while batting 6th in the lineup, his best BA and OBP at any spot in the order (min. 4 games)

Frandsen 3B – 4 hits in his last 5 AB; at least 1 hit in 9 of his 11 games played this season

Kratz C – .406 BA / .457 OBP / .938 SLG in his first 16 games this season, but now 0 for 6 in his last 2 games

Lee P – 1.93 ERA in 5 career starts (37.1 IP) vs. StL, including 2 complete game shutouts

 

Notes:

-Differential = Run Differential

-Run differential rank among all 30 MLB teams

-Games behind (GB) & games ahead (GA) for each team as of the beginning of MLB games today