Phillies vs. Reds, 1:05, Citizens Bank Park. TV: Comcast SportsNet. Radio: WPHT (1210-AM); WUBA (1480-AM) Spanish. Ticket info: The game is sold out.
Reds LHP Homer Bailey (0-0, 0.00) vs. Phillies RHP Cole Hamels (5-4, 3.73).
Reds update: This is Bailey's first start of the season. He pitched in nine games last season, including once against the Phils in which he allowed six runs on six hits in 1 2/3 innings ... Bailey's most recent minor league start came against Lehigh Valley, the Phillies' Triple A affiliate. He allowed two runs on three hits in 2 2/3 innings of a 5-4 loss ... Entering the season, Baseball America rated Bailey as the No. 2 prospect in the Reds' organization, behind rookie sensation Jay Bruce. Baseball America also had him ranked as the ninth-best prospect in baseball.
Phillies update: Hamels is coming off his two worst outings of the season, allowing 13 runs on 15 hits in 9 2/3 innings against Houston and Florida ... Hamels picked up his first win of the season in Cincinnati on April 7, allowing two runs on five hits in seven innings ... Hamels hasn't won in his last three starts. A loss or a no-decision would make it his longest stretch without a win since his rookie year in 2006 ... Hamels has historically performed better at night: He has a career 5.25 ERA during the day, 3.12 at night. Opponents have hit .278 against him during the day and just .217 at night.