BOTTOM LINE: Philadelphia enters the matchup as losers of their last four games.
The Phillies are 14-10 in home games in 2020. Philadelphia’s lineup has 47 home runs this season, Rhys Hoskins leads the club with nine homers.
The Red Sox have gone 16-6 away from home. Boston ranks second in the league in hitting with a .266 batting average, Xander Bogaerts leads the club with an average of .345.
The Red Sox won the last meeting 4-3. Nathan Eovaldi earned his fifth victory and Bogaerts went 1-for-3 with a home run and two RBIs for Boston. Spencer Howard registered his first loss for Philadelphia.
TOP PERFORMERS: Hoskins leads the Phillies with 20 extra base hits and is batting .256.
Bogaerts leads the Red Sox with 59 hits and is batting .345.
LAST 10 GAMES: Phillies: 3-7, .245 batting average, 4.30 ERA, outscored by 15 runs
Red Sox: 7-3, .283 batting average, 3.54 ERA, outscored opponents by 19 runs