Chase Utley says its just another hit to him, but its worth noting that his third-inning home run off of Josh Fogg was the 99th of his young career.
Two inning later, he clubbed his 100th.
Utley's two home runs and Pat Burrell's monster shot into the second deck at the Great American Ball Park lifted the Phillies past the Reds 8-4.
It was a late one, which means don't expect much in terms of locker room reaction in the paper tomorrow. We had to scramble to get some quotes in for the main edition.
Charlie Manuel said he was happy with the way Kyle Kendrick dug himself out of a few jams in his outing. Kendrick picked up the win, pitching 5 innings and allowing 4 runs on 8 hits.
Stay tuned for more tomorrow. . .