Hernandez leads Blue Jays against the Phillies following 4-hit game

September 21, 2022 GMT

Toronto Blue Jays (84-64, second in the AL East) vs. Philadelphia Phillies (80-67, third in the NL East)

Philadelphia; Wednesday, 6:45 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Blue Jays: Kevin Gausman (12-10, 3.45 ERA, 1.24 WHIP, 186 strikeouts); Phillies: Zack Wheeler (0-0)

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Phillies -112, Blue Jays -107; over/under is 8 runs

BOTTOM LINE: The Toronto Blue Jays play the Philadelphia Phillies after Teoscar Hernandez had four hits on Tuesday in an 18-11 win over the Phillies.

Philadelphia has gone 44-32 in home games and 80-67 overall. The Phillies have the eighth-ranked team ERA in the NL at 3.99.

Toronto has an 84-64 record overall and a 41-32 record on the road. The Blue Jays have the highest team on-base percentage in the AL at .327.

The teams meet Wednesday for the fourth time this season.

TOP PERFORMERS: Kyle Schwarber leads the Phillies with 40 home runs while slugging .487. J.T. Realmuto is 13-for-32 with a double, five home runs and nine RBI over the last 10 games.

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Vladimir Guerrero Jr. ranks second on the Blue Jays with 63 extra base hits (34 doubles and 29 home runs). Matt Chapman is 10-for-34 with a double, three home runs and nine RBI over the past 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Phillies: 5-5, .263 batting average, 5.44 ERA, outscored by five runs

Blue Jays: 6-4, .268 batting average, 4.55 ERA, outscored opponents by six runs

INJURIES: Phillies: Brandon Marsh: day-to-day (undisclosed), Edmundo Sosa: 10-Day IL (hamstring), Kent Emanuel: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Mark Appel: 60-Day IL (elbow), Nicholas Castellanos: 10-Day IL (oblique), Simon Muzziotti: 60-Day IL (knee), Zack Wheeler: 15-Day IL (forearm), Corey Knebel: 60-Day IL (lat), Hans Crouse: 60-Day IL (biceps), James McArthur: 60-Day IL (elbow), Damon Jones: 60-Day IL (shoulder)

Blue Jays: Lourdes Gurriel Jr.: 10-Day IL (hamstring), Tayler Saucedo: 60-Day IL (hip), Hyun-Jin Ryu: 60-Day IL (forearm), Nate Pearson: 60-Day IL (mono)

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.