Game 22: Rollins Again At The Top

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Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins hits a two-run double in the fourth inning on Saturday. (Matt Slocum/AP)

Even with Juan Pierre back in the lineup, Jimmy Rollins will stay in the leadoff spot for the second game in a row in today’s game with the Chicago Cubs.

Pierre returns to the lineup and will bat second.

Rollins was 1 for 4 with a two-run double in his first game as leadoff man this season in Saturday’s 5-2 win over the Cubs.

Ty Wigginton, who has a 13-game hitting streak, is today’s cleanup hitter and will play third base.

 Here is the lineup

1.Jimmy Rollins, SS

2. Juan Pierre, LF

3. Hunter Pence, RF

4. Ty Wigginton, 3B

5. Shane Victorino, CF

6. Laynce Nix, 1B

7. Brian Schneider, C

8. Freddy Galvis, 2B

9. Kyle Kendrick, P

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