Follow along live as Cole Hamels and the Phillies wrap up their four-game series with Tim Hudson and the Giants at Citizens Bank Park.
Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg finally said the word "platoon" when asked how he intends to use first baseman Ryan Howard in the future.
2hHunter Pence killed the Phillies last night. That's fine. Just as long as he saved the Phanatic.
3hRyan Howard's future with the Phillies is up in the air. How will the veteran first baseman respond to a possible platoon?
11hJonathan Papelbon cost the Phillies in the ninth inning of a 3-1 loss to the Giants on Wednesday and watched another contender fill its void at closer.
13hHunter Pence victimized his former team again by hitting a bases-clearing double in the ninth inning of the Giants' 3-1 win over the Phillies.
13hThe Detroit Tigers, in need of a closer, acquired one in Joakim Soria from the Texas Rangers in exchange for minor leaguers Corey Knebel and Jake Thompson.
14hBartolo Colon was perfect into the seventh inning of the Mets' win over the Mariners. Here's a recap of Wednesday's action around baseball.
18hThe slumping and highly-paid Ryan Howard is not in the Phillies' lineup tonight. Now, his future with the team is in serious question.
Before this season, Cliff Lee had never been on the disabled list with an arm problem.