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Probable Pitchers

Philadelphia Phillies @ New York Mets

, Citi Field
Vince Velasquez, RHP
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    Vince Velasquez, last 3 starts
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    Vince Velasquez, regular season
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    Vince Velasquez, last 5 years vs. NYM
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Velasquez has struggled lately. He has a 10.47 ERA in his last three starts and a 7.29 ERA in his last six. And after he allowed 11 home runs in his first 103 2/3 innings this season, he has allowed eight in his last 15 1/3 innings.

Robert Gsellman, RHP
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    Robert Gsellman, last 3 starts
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    Robert Gsellman, regular season
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    Robert Gsellman, last 5 years vs. PHI
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Gsellman will take the rotation spot of Jon Niese, who is scheduled to undergo left knee surgery. In relief of Niese last Tuesday, Gsellman delivered 3 2/3 scoreless relief innings. He was 4-9 with a 3.99 ERA as a starter in the Minors this season.

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Washington Nationals @ Philadelphia Phillies

, Citizens Bank Park
To Be Announced

Jake Thompson, RHP
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    Jake Thompson, last 3 starts
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    Jake Thompson, regular season
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    Jake Thompson, last 5 years vs. WSH
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Thompson’s 9.79 ERA is tied with Alec Asher for the second-highest ERA in franchise history for a pitcher that made four starts in his first four big league appearances. Mike Maddux posted a 9.98 ERA through his first four starts in 1986.

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Washington Nationals @ Philadelphia Phillies

, Citizens Bank Park
To Be Announced

Jerad Eickhoff, RHP
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    Jerad Eickhoff, last 3 starts
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    Jerad Eickhoff, regular season
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    Jerad Eickhoff, last 5 years vs. WSH
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Eickhoff allowed four hits, two runs and struck out two in six innings last week against the White Sox. He got pulled despite throwing just 71 pitches because the Phillies are monitoring his workload as the season nears its end.

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Washington Nationals @ Philadelphia Phillies

, Citizens Bank Park
To Be Announced

Adam Morgan, LHP
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    Adam Morgan, last 3 starts
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    Adam Morgan, regular season
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    Adam Morgan, last 5 years vs. WSH
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Morgan has mostly struggled this season, unable to get on a roll. After he allowed one run in six innings Aug. 19 against the Cardinals, he allowed six runs in five innings Friday against the Mets at Citi Field.

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