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Game 48: Phillies looking to rebound from a no-hitter

A day after getting no-hit by Los Angeles Dodgers righthander Josh Beckett, the Phillies offer one change in today’s starting lineup against the Colorado Rockies.

Game 48: Phillies looking to rebound from a no-hitter

The Phillies failed to record a hit on Sunday against Josh Beckett and the Dodgers. (Matt Slocum/AP)
The Phillies failed to record a hit on Sunday against Josh Beckett and the Dodgers. (Matt Slocum/AP)

A day after getting no-hit by Los Angeles Dodgers righthander Josh Beckett, the Phillies offer one change in today’s starting lineup against the Colorado Rockies.

Carlos Ruiz, given the day off on Sunday, returns to the Phillies lineup and bats seventh.

The last time the Phillies were no-hit in a nine-inning game came April 16, 1978 by Bob Forsch of the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium.

The Phillies have now been shut out seven times this season.

Here is today’s starting lineup for the 5:05 p.m. start.

1. Ben Revere, CF

2. Jimmy Rollins, SS

3. Chase Utley, 2B

4. Ryan Howard, 1B

5. Marlon Byrd, RF

6. Domonic Brown, LF

7. Carlos Ruiz, C

8. Cesar Hernandez, 3B

9. Kyle Kendrick, P

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