Chase Utley will undergo an MRI on his sore rib cage and isn't likely to return tonight when the Phillies play the Marlins.
Ruben Amaro Jr. on Wednesday updated the health status and expected recovery timetables for Carlos Ruiz, Roy Halladay and Ryan Howard.
After displaying solid plate patience over three part-time stints with the Phillies, Domonic Brown's power is finally emerging in his first full season.
1yShane Victorino has been suspended for three games for his role in Friday's bench-clearing incident against the San Francisco Giants. By Jim Salisbury
1yThe Phillies look to start another win streak behind Roy Halladay as the big right-hander takes on Hiroki Kuroda and the Dodgers.
1yAfter taking the series' first three games, Carlos Ruiz and the Phils fell short of a sweep on Sunday, losing to the Giants, 3-1, in Roy Oswalt's return. By Jim Salisbury
1yMets shortstop Jose Reyes left Sunday's game against Atlanta because of stiffness in his left hamstring.
1yPlacido Polanco, who left Saturday's game in the eighth inning, will not be in the Phillies lineup Sunday and is scheduled to fly to Philadelphia for an MRI on his ailing hip. By Jim Salisbury
1yThe Phillies are going for a four-game sweep of the Giants and will send Roy Oswalt, making his first start since June, to the mound.
1yThe Phillies scored two runs in the first inning, which was all Cole Hamels needed. Hamels gave up only one run in the Phillies' 2-1 win over the Giants. By Jim Salisbury
THE GOOD PHIGHT
Tuesday vs. Cleveland, Roy Halladay allowed eight runs in an outing less than four innings for the first time since May 2000, also vs. the Indians.