Phillies-Padres Game 5: Philadelphia one win away from World Series

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) — San Diego Padres (89-73, 2nd in NL West regular season) vs. Philadelphia Phillies (87-75, 3rd in NL East regular season)

Philadelphia; Sunday, 2:37 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABIES: Padres: Yu Darvish (16-8, 3.10 ERA, .95 WHIP, 197 strikeouts); Phillies: Zack Wheeler (12-7, 2.82 ERA, 1.04 WHIP, 163 strikeouts)

FANDUEL SPORTS BOOK LINE: Phillies -140, Padres +118; over/under is 6 1/2 runs

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BOTTOM: The Philadelphia Phillies take on the San Diego Padres in Game 5 of the NLCS on Sunday. The Phillies lead the series 3-1 and will enter the World Series with a win.

Philadelphia is 87-75 overall and 47-34 in home games. The Phillies have a 54-21 record in games where they didn’t hit homers.

San Diego is 89-73 overall and 45-36 in road games. The Padres are 70-19 in games when they beat their opponents.

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The teams meet on Sunday for the 12th time this season. The Phillies lead the season series 7-4.

HIGH-PERFORMERS: Alec Bohm is fifth in the Phillies with a .278 batting average and has 23 doubles, four triples, 13 home runs, 31 walks and 72 RBI. Bryce Harper is 16-to-39 with four homers and nine RBI in his last 10 games.

Manny Machado leads San Diego with 32 homers while batting .531. Trent Grisham is 7-for-32 with two homers and four RBI in his last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Phillies: 8-2, .239 batting average, 3.07 ERA, 21 runs better than opponents

Padres: 5-5, .229 batting average, 4.08 ERA, even running differential

INJURIES: Phillies: Kent Emanuel: 60 days IL (shoulder), Mark Appel: 60 days IL (elbow), Simon Muzziotti: 60 days IL (knee), Corey Knebel: 60 days IL (Lat), Hans Crouse: 60 days IL (Biceps), James McArthur: 60-Day IL (Elbow), Damon Jones: 60-Day IL (Shoulder)

Padres: Drew Pomeranz: 60-day IL (elbow), Austin Adams: 60-day IL (forearm)

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