Game 29: Delmon Young in RF

Coming off a two-game pummeling in Cleveland, the Phillies (12-16) look to snap a two-game losing streak with tonight’s first of a four-game weekend set with the Miami Marlins at Citizens Bank Park.

The Phillies were outscored 20-2 in the two games at Cleveland. They are now 1-4 against the American League Central, having gone 1-2 in their first three home games this season against Kansas City.

This will be the first game that Delmon Young will play right field for the Phillies and his first time there in six years.  He is batting fifth. 

Here is the Phillies lineup

1. Jimmy Rollins, SS

2. Chase Utley, 2B

3. Michael Young, 3B

4. Ryan Howard, 1B

5. Delmon Young, RF

6. Domonic Brown, LF

7. John Mayberry, Jr., CF

8. Erik Kratz, C

9. Kyle Kendrick, P

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