The final leg of the Phillies’ interleague journey takes them to the Ballpark in Arlington for a three-game set with the Rangers. Brett Myers (3-9, 5.51) and Kason Gabbard (2-3, 4.96) have the ball at 8:05 ET.
Around the horn with the Phillies' press notes: Tonight marks a historic achievement in Phillies history. With their trip to Arlington, the team has now visited every Major League park and has hosted every team in Philadelphia. With yesterday’s loss, they fell to 3-9 in interleague play this season; they are 89-107 since 1997. The Phillies are 1-7 in their last eight games. In that span, they are hitting .181 (46-254) with 2 HR and 15 runs scored, an average of 1.9 runs. Geoff Jenkins is hitless in his last 26 at-bats and has two hits in his last 41 at-bats (.049).
Site note: Beerleaguer will be in autopost mode this weekend and will not appear on Brian Startare's Saturday show until next week. Enjoy the series.