The Pirates have very little to play for the rest of the season while the Phillies are looking to make a push into the playoffs. Back Philadelphia at home tonight versus Pittsburgh.
Pittsburgh is 2-10 in their last 12 overall while Philadelphia has cashed five of their last six games.
Pittsburgh is scoring only 4.1 runs per game this year, 4.0 per game on the road and 4.2 per game against lefty starters this season. Philadelphia is scoring 5.4 runs per game overall, 5.4 per game at home and 5.5 per game against righty starters this year. The Pirates' John Van Benschoten is 0-4 with an 8.52 ERA overall this year and 0-2 with a 14.34 ERA in his last three starts. The Phillies' Jamie Moyer is 1-0 with a 1.50 ERA overall vs Pittsburgh since 1997. We'll recommend a small play on Philadelphia tonight.
Free Pick: Phillies -164