Globe iconLogin iconRecap iconSearch iconTickets icon

news

MLB News

Worth noting

MLB.com

• Ten of the 25 players on the Phillies' roster have played for Triple-A Lehigh Valley at some point this season. Closer Jonathan Papelbon is the only reliever not to have pitched in Triple-A this season.

• Darin Ruf entered Wednesday's game having reached base safely in 33 consecutive games. It was the longest active streak in the big leagues.

Full Game Coverage

• Ten of the 25 players on the Phillies' roster have played for Triple-A Lehigh Valley at some point this season. Closer Jonathan Papelbon is the only reliever not to have pitched in Triple-A this season.

• Darin Ruf entered Wednesday's game having reached base safely in 33 consecutive games. It was the longest active streak in the big leagues.

Full Game Coverage

• Utley did not start on Wednesday, as Manuel gave him a scheduled day off.

"We have nine or 10 days until we have an off-day," Manuel said. "We have a day game tomorrow, so I thought today would be good."

Todd Zolecki is a reporter for MLB.com.

This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

Philadelphia Phillies