Three quick pre-game notes before I run downstairs to the clubhouse.
1) Chase Utley has been named the National League Player of the Week, which shouldn't come as a suprise to anybody who actually watched Utley this past week. He hit home runs in six of the Phillies' seven games, including his 20th of the season yesterday.
2) Carlos Ruiz, who suffered a hand contusion Saturday night, missed last night's game and is not in the lineup tonight. I'll be checking on him shortly.
Here's the lineup:.