In a change of pace, the Phillies' bullpen preserved a solid outing from starter Jonathan Pettibone, and the lineup scored five runs on only six hits in a 5-3 win over the Nationals.
The Phillies will look to rebound against the Nationals behind rookie right-hander Jonathan Pettibone in Saturday's matchup in Washington.
6dThe Phillies will look to rebound from an embarrassing 10-0 loss on Saturday when they close out their series with the Reds on Sunday.
6dBen Revere will be back in center field after sitting out the last four games for the Phillies' series finale against the Reds on Sunday.
6dCorey Seidman breaks down the fatal flaws that could come back to bite the teams vying for the National League West crown.
1wFormer Phillie Nate Schierholtz helped the Cubs destroy the Mets, 8-2, Saturday at Wrigley Field.
1wKyle Kendrick was the best thing the Phillies had going in a 10-0 loss to the Reds -- and he didn't even pitch well. It was that kind of afternoon.
1wReds starter Bronson Arroyo went 7 2/3 scoreless innings as the Phillies were shut out for the sixth time this season in a 10-0 pounding on Saturday.
1wPhillies catcher Carlos Ruiz has been given the afternoon off and Erik Kratz will get the start for Saturday's matchup with the Cincinnati Reds.
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.