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• Cole Hamels was named the National League's Player of the Week on Monday. The All-Star left-hander won both of his starts last week, including a shutout of the Marlins on Monday. Overall, he allowed just three runs over 16 2/3 innings, striking out 15 and walking just two.

• Manager Charlie Manuel said he still views left-hander Antonio Bastardo as an eighth-inning option. Bastardo has not pitched since Aug. 8, when he allowed three runs in two-thirds of an innings against the Braves. Manuel said Bastardo is healthy and attributed Bastardo's lack of recent work to matchups and left-hander Jeremy Horst, who has pitched well out of the bullpen.

"There's no way that we will give up on Bastardo," Manuel said. "We want to get him going."

• With the Reds in town for the first time this season, Monday marked the return of Wilson Valdez. A Phillies' utility infielder from 2010-11, Valdez was traded for Horst in January. In 55 games with Cincinnati, Valdez is hitting .205 with 12 runs and 12 RBIs after hitting .254 over his two seasons in Philadelphia.

He famously earned a win after pitching an inning of a 19-inning game last May against the Reds.

• Left fielder Juan Pierre entered Monday's game, which he started, one steal from his 11th season with at least 30 stolen bases. After hitting a double in the first ininng, he stole third base, placing him in a six-way tie with Honus Wagner, Ozzie Smith, Bert Campaneris, Otis Nixon and Willie Wilson for the eighth-most 30-steal seasons in baseball history.

• Jimmy Rollins was honored before the game for breaking Larry Bowa's record for most games played by a Phillies shortstop.

• The Phillies and Reds will wear retro uniforms on Wednesday night. The Phillies will wear the burgundy uniforms they sported during the 1990-91 seasons. Keeping up with the '90s theme, the Wolf Pack, the fan group for former Phillie Randy Wolf, will be in attendance to cheer on the current Phils' pitchers.

• Cole Hamels was named the National League's Player of the Week on Monday. The All-Star left-hander won both of his starts last week, including a shutout of the Marlins on Monday. Overall, he allowed just three runs over 16 2/3 innings, striking out 15 and walking just two.

• Manager Charlie Manuel said he still views left-hander Antonio Bastardo as an eighth-inning option. Bastardo has not pitched since Aug. 8, when he allowed three runs in two-thirds of an innings against the Braves. Manuel said Bastardo is healthy and attributed Bastardo's lack of recent work to matchups and left-hander Jeremy Horst, who has pitched well out of the bullpen.

"There's no way that we will give up on Bastardo," Manuel said. "We want to get him going."

• With the Reds in town for the first time this season, Monday marked the return of Wilson Valdez. A Phillies' utility infielder from 2010-11, Valdez was traded for Horst in January. In 55 games with Cincinnati, Valdez is hitting .205 with 12 runs and 12 RBIs after hitting .254 over his two seasons in Philadelphia.

He famously earned a win after pitching an inning of a 19-inning game last May against the Reds.

• Left fielder Juan Pierre entered Monday's game, which he started, one steal from his 11th season with at least 30 stolen bases. After hitting a double in the first ininng, he stole third base, placing him in a six-way tie with Honus Wagner, Ozzie Smith, Bert Campaneris, Otis Nixon and Willie Wilson for the eighth-most 30-steal seasons in baseball history.

• Jimmy Rollins was honored before the game for breaking Larry Bowa's record for most games played by a Phillies shortstop.

• The Phillies and Reds will wear retro uniforms on Wednesday night. The Phillies will wear the burgundy uniforms they sported during the 1990-91 seasons. Keeping up with the '90s theme, the Wolf Pack, the fan group for former Phillie Randy Wolf, will be in attendance to cheer on the current Phils' pitchers.