Jimmy Rollins got things going early and the Phillies emphatically snapped their offensive slump for a 10-9 win over the Rockies in a "Coors Field special" on Sunday.
Ryne Sandberg replaced Ryan Howard late in the Phillies' win on Sunday for defensive reasons and it worked. Don't be surprised to see it continue.
6dPhillies pitcher A.J. Burnett has a hernia but will pitch through it Wednesday, and reliever Mike Adams will return Tuesday from shoulder surgery.
6dChase 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.
6dTony 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.
6dThe 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.
6dHere are five observations from the Phillies' weekend sweep of the Marlins, including Chase Utley's tear and Ryan Howard's all-around struggles.
6dThe Phillies' bullpen went 3-0 against the Marlins with a 1.42 ERA and showed signs of progress after a rough start to the season.
1wJohn Finger goes inside the box score from the Phillies' 4-3 win over the Marlins on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep.
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).