Rhys Hoskins's Phillies at Home Beat the Cubs, 7-5

Fri, Aug 16, 2019 | Emma Botos

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August 15, 2019 -- The Phillies win at home against the Cubs, 7 to 5.

Top Phillies hitter Rhys Hoskins's presence helped for win at home over Cubs's pitching. Leading the team in slugging for the season, Rhys Hoskins had a 0.485 slugging percentage. With 3 at bats, he had a game 0.381 OBP. The Phillies' top hitter contributed 0 RBI and scored 1 run in the home outing. At the plate, the slugger had 0 strikeouts. He had a game batting average of 0.241.

The Drew Smyly start helped keep the Cubs hitters at bay. Throwing 56 strikes in a 87 pitch outing for 6 strikeouts. The Phillies hurler threw for 7 hits and 2 walks allowed. The pitcher allowed 5 earned runs over 5.0 innings pitched. The Phillies pitcher had a 0.394 OBP for his appearance.

Posted at Fri, August 16, 2019 02:32:17 UTC