Monday, August 1, 2011
Phillies at Rockies: August 1st through August 3rd
Monday and Tuesday 8:40, Wednesday 3:10
Phillies 68-39, 1st Place in N.L. East, 6 games ahead of the Braves
Rockies 51-57, 3rd Place in N.L. West, 10 games behind the Giants
So Far in 2011: The two teams split a quick two-game series back in mid-May.
Meet the Rockies: Manager - Jim Tracy
Starters - Chris Iannetta (c), Todd Helton (1b), Mark Ellis (2b), Ian Stewart (3b), Troy Tulowitzki (ss), Eric Young (lf), Dexter Fowler (cf), Seth Smith (rf)
Rotation - Jhoulys Chacin (rhp), Aaron Cook (rhp), Jason Hammel (rhp), Esmil Rogers (rhp), Juan Nicasio (rhp)
Bench - Eliezer Alfonzo (c), Jonathan Herrera (2b), Chris Nelson (2b), Ty Wigginton (3b), Ryan Spilborghs (of)
Closer - Huston Street (rhp)
Bullpen - Matt Belisle (rhp), Rafael Betancourt (rhp), Rex Brothers (lhp), Edgar Escalona (rhp), Matt Lindstrom (rhp), Matt Reynolds (lhp)
Disabled List - Matt Daley (rhp), Jorge De La Rosa (lhp), Alex White (rhp), Jose Morales (c), Jason Giambi (1b), Charlie Blackmon (lf), Carlos Gonzalez (of)
At the Ballpark: There are no promotions or give-aways scheduled during the three-game series. Not even some sort of Ubaldo Jimenez memorabilia clearance sale coupon.
Phillies Probables: Cole Hamels (12-6, 2.61 ERA), Kyle Kendrick (5-5, 3.52 ERA), Roy Halladay (13-4, 2.44 ERA)
Rockies Probables: Jhoulys Chacin (8-8, 3.50 ERA), Aaron Cook (2-5, 5.05 ERA), Jason Hammel (6-10, 4.65 ERA)