(35-42) vs. (38-41)
GAME 1 (AKA GRENKIE VS NOBODY)
Thursday, 6/27. 7:10 PM
Greinke had his best outing of the season his last time out, allowing one run in eight innings with eight strikeouts. He's gone at least seven innings in three of his last four starts. Greinke is 3-0 with 2.12 ERA in five starts at home.
Pettibone had to be pulled from his last start because of stiffness in his back, but after a successful bullpen session on Monday at Petco Park, he is ready to go. Pettibone has helped stabilize the rotation without Roy Halladay.GAME 2 (AKA BATTLE OF THE OLD LEFTIES)
Friday, 6/28. 7:10 PM
Capuano fired 11 scoreless innings in two starts last week, including five Sunday on three days' rest. The left-hander has struggled at Dodger Stadium, with a 8.31 ERA in four outings.vs.
Lannan makes his third start following his return from the disabled list. He allowed two runs in five innings June 17 against Washington, but six runs (four earned) in five innings on Sunday against the Mets.GAME 3 (AKA BATTLE OF THE GOOD LEFTIES)
Saturday, 6/29. 7:10 PM
Ryu is winless in four starts this month. He fired 6 2/3 innings of one-run ball against the Giants his last time out and has gone at least six innings in all but one start this year. The rookie is 4-1 with a 1.81 ERA in eight starts at home.vs.
Lee has been on a roll. He is 7-0 with a 2.00 ERA in his last 10 starts, which has everybody wondering what will happen to him before the July 31 Trade Deadline. Get used to hearing his name a lot in the coming weeks.GAME 4 (AKA FIFE VS GOAT KYLE KENDRICK)
Sunday, 6/30. 1:10 PM
Kendrick allowed only two runs and struck out six in eight innings on Tuesday in a victory over the Padres. He continues to pitch well for the Phillies, allowing two or fewer earned runs in 11 of his 16 starts this season.