Monday, February 8, 2016

Looking for Two in a Row

The Phillies beat the A's last night, 4-0. Can they win two in a row?

Looking for Two in a Row

Jayson Werth slides past Athletics catcher Kurt Suzuki to score a first-inning run last night in Oakland.
Jayson Werth slides past Athletics catcher Kurt Suzuki to score a first-inning run last night in Oakland. BEN MARGOT / Associated Press

Charlie Manuel wasn't happy that his team scored just four runs last night in a 4-0 victory over the A's, so he continues to tinker with the Phillies lineup.

Check out today's lineup against A's righthander Rich Harden:

1. Jimmy Rollins, SS
2. Chase Utley, 2B
3. Pat Burrell, LF
4. Ryan Howard, 1B
5. Greg Dobbs, 3B
6. Shane Victorino, CF
7. Jayson Werth, RF
8. Geoff Jenkins, DH
9. Carlos Ruiz, C


Here's a look at how some Phillies have been struggling lately.


In the Phillies Notebook, Manuel explained his reasons for last night's lineup shuffle.

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