Hoping to rebound from the worst start of his career, Brett Myers (10-12, 4.46) takes his last scheduled turn of the regular season tonight against Jo-Jo Reyes (3-11, 5.74) and the Braves. First pitch is 7:05 ET.
Standing at the doorstep to 90 wins, the Phillies lost ground to the Mets last night and cling to a 1 1/2 game advantage in the National League East. Meanwhile at Shea, Oliver Perez and Carlos Zambrano square off in a game televised nationally tonight on ESPN, just one channel up from CSN on my local HD dial. ... Earlier this evening, Philadelphia police responded to a report of a suspicious package delivered to Citizens Bank Park, forcing an evacuation. Bomb squad officials detonated the package and confirmed the packages were harmless and fans were allowed back inside.
Lineups are posted: Chipper Jones remains out of Atlanta's lineup. Chris Coste does the catching for the Phillies.