Polanco's catch highlights night of great D. The plays the Phils turned in last night were spectacular. Be sure to also see video of the Contreras and Werth plays.
Kevin Riordan: Fan First to get Phillies Sod with Series Roots. Roots, roots, roots from the home team. From yesterday's Inky.
Rollins Could Return to the Phillies on Sunday. Bringing with him gifts of optimism from the Florida sunshine tree.
Phillies Notes: Eager Mathieson gets call. Bother. He should have been in last night's game.
A day after Utley set up a voodoo-like display with bats, fruit, and Red Bull in the clubhouse, it was replaced by a Darth Maul bobblehead and a shot glass of rum - an obvious salute to the movie Major League. Apparently voodoo icon Jobu was unavailable for service. "Whatever it takes," Manuel said.
Do not mock Base-Ba'al!
NL East Roundup: The division is starting to take on that bifurcated look:
Amazin' Avenue: Mets 6, Indians 4: Broomstick At The Ready, Dickey Steams Cleveland. And FWIW, here's a fancy stats look (sub req'd) at the Mets as they head over the East River to face the Yankees this weekend. Vic had his opinions, too, which I'm sure will cement him as a Mets clubhouse favorite.
Reading 6, Bowie 4. Matt Rizzotti slam!
Lakewood 4, Kannapolis 1. Way to go, Wertz!