After a 12-1 drubbing at Coors Field in Game 1 of a three-game set, the Phillies will try to get back on track Saturday night (8:10 p.m./CSN).
Jonathan Pettibone was roughed up and the Phillies' bats were quiet most of the night as they started a 10-game road trip with a 12-1 loss to Colorado.
4dPhillies pitcher A.J. Burnett has a small inguinal hernia and will need to have surgery. The good news is he can wait until the end of the season and he plans on doing just that.
4dRyne Sandberg said the league office called the Phillies to inform them they got an instant replay call wrong during the team's win over the Marlins on Sunday.
4dPhillies pitcher A.J. Burnett has a hernia but will pitch through it Wednesday, and reliever Mike Adams will return Tuesday from shoulder surgery.
4dChase Utley's odds for NL MVP weren't even listed prior to the season, and if they were he'd have been 75-to-1. That's changed after two weeks.
4dTony Gwynn, Jr. is back in the Phillies' lineup for a third straight start in center field as the Phils open a four-game series with the Braves Monday.
5dThe Braves come to town to begin a four-game series with the Phillies on Monday (7 p.m./TCN). Here are five things you need to know.
5dHere are five observations from the Phillies' weekend sweep of the Marlins, including Chase Utley's tear and Ryan Howard's all-around struggles.
Cliff Lee's 113-to-7 strikeout-to-walk ratio against the Atlanta Braves is the best K/BB ratio for any pitcher vs. any team in major-league history (min. 15 starts).