Phillies-Braves spring contest washed out

Phillies-Braves spring contest washed out

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Thursday evening's contest between the Braves and Phillies at ESPN's Wide World of Sports complex was rained out.

The game was called with no score in the top of the fourth inning, with one out for the Phillies.

Braves right-hander Matt Wisler allowed two hits and walked two in 3 1/3 innings, while Philadelphia's Adam Morgan allowed two hits, walked one and struck out two in three innings.

Up next for Braves: The Braves have a pair of split-squad games Friday, with one team hosting the Astros at ESPN's Wide World of Sports complex (live on MLB.TV) and another traveling to face the Tigers at Joker Marchant Stadium. Both games begin at 1:05 p.m. ET. Right-hander Julio Teheran starts the home game, while righty Ryan Weber will start in Lakeland.

Up next for Phillies: Phillies right-hander Jeremy Hellickson (0-1, 1.29 ERA) faces the Blue Jays on Friday at Bright House Field at 6:35 p.m. ET. It is the third of three consecutive night games. The Phillies on Wednesday named Hellickson their Opening Day starter for April 4 in Cincinnati.

Watch Friday's game live on MLB.TV.

Cash Kruth is a reporter for Follow him on Twitter at @cashkruth. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.