Ryan Howard probably said it best.
“And then there were two,” he said wistfully.
Maikel Franco’s broken wrist will cost him any shot he had at the National League Rookie of the Year award.
This isn't a Cole Hamels situation, where the Phillies desperately needed to trade him to jumpstart the rebuild.
Chase Utley is swinging a hot bat since coming off the disabled list, going 13 for 26 with five doubles, a homer and seven RBIs in seven games.
PHOENIX – Chase Utley continues to swing the bat well since coming off the disabled list.