One day after Chase Utley participated in pre-game drills -- the first time in three weeks the Phillies second baseman fielded a ground ball or took a cut in a batting cage with teammates -- the club passed on more good news on Tuesday about another one of their ailing stars. Here's Ruben Amaro's statement on Ryan Howard's progress:
Ruben also updated Hunter Pence's condition:
There is still no timetable for any of their returns to the lineup, but I think I speak for Phillies fans everywhere when I say: Get well, get well soon, we wish you to get well.
>> Howard, Pence Injury Updates [Zo Zone]