Andrew McCutchen absent from Phillies' lineup Thursday
Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Andrew McCutchen is not in the starting lineup for Thursday afternoon's series finale against right-hander Anibal Sanchez and the Washington Nationals.
Jay Bruce will cover left field and hit seventh while Bryce Harper returns to right. J.T. Realmuto will shift to the designated hitter role and Andrew Knapp will make the start at catcher as the Phillies' ninth batter.
The Nationals-Phillies game is tied for having the highest over/under (10.5 runs) on Thursday's slate, per numberFire's MLB Heat Map.
- Rays' Austin Meadows batting third in Game 6 on Tuesday October 27th, 2020
- Ji-Man Choi batting leadoff for Rays in Game 6 on Tuesday October 27th, 2020
- Dodgers' A.J. Pollock batting eighth in Game 6 on Tuesday October 27th, 2020
- Dodgers' Joc Pederson batting eighth in Game 5 on Sunday October 25th, 2020
- Austin Barnes catching for Dodgers in Game 5 of the World Series on Sunday October 25th, 2020
- Joey Wendle batting sixth for Rays in Game 5 on Sunday October 25th, 2020
- Roman Quinn returns to Philadelphia's lineup on Saturday September 26th, 2020
- Philadelphia's Phil Gosselin starting in right field on Saturday September 26th, 2020
- Jay Bruce starting for Phillies in Wednesday finale September 23rd, 2020
- Phillies' Andrew Knapp behind plate Monday September 21st, 2020
- Andrew McCutchen absent from Phillies' lineup Monday September 21st, 2020
- Roman Quinn starting on Sunday for Philadelphia September 20th, 2020