The Philadelphia Phillies scored six runs in the ninth inning on Wednesday to hand the Chicago Cubs a 9-2 loss at Wrigley. Tonight, Chris Volstad looks for his first win of the season against a Philadelphia team that has won four games in a row to reach .500. Roy Halladay gets the start for the Phillies.
The 25-year old Volstad has struggled immensely this year for Chicago. The right-hander enters 0-5 with a 6.92 ERA and a 1.46 WHIP.
Halladay is 3-3 with a 3.20 ERA and a 1.08 WHIP.
Game Date & Time: Thursday, May 27, 7:05 p.m.
Location: Wrigley Field; Chicago, IL
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