Grady Sizemore dropped a routine fly ball with the bases loaded and two outs in the seventh inning, resulting in a 4-1 loss for the Phillies Friday night.
Domonic Brown will bat sixth and handle duties in left field when the Phillies continue their three-game series with the New York Mets Saturday night.
6dThe Phillies received contributions from up and down the lineup and a strong outing from Jerome Williams in a 7-1 win over St. Louis on Sunday.
6dThe Phillies will honor Philadelphia's favorite Little League team, the Taney Dragons, before Wednesday night's game at Citizens Bank Park.
6dIn case you missed it, each weekend we will take a look back at the top stories of the week for the Phillies. Here were some notable developments from Aug. 18-24.
6dMiguel Cabrera did not start for the Tigers on Sunday after he aggravated a sore right ankle in the second game of Saturday's doubleheader.
6dWill Pete Rose ever get into the Hall of Fame? Phillies great Mike Schmidt addresses the topic in a column for the Associated Press.
6dMarlon Byrd is not in the Phillies' starting lineup for Sunday's series finale against the St. Louis Cardinals. Grady Sizemore gets the start in right field.
6dPhillies analyst Ben Davis doesn't understand why Dom Brown still gets a chance to play for the Phillies.
Their win over the Mariners on Aug. 20 improved the Phils to 6-11 this season in interleague play.