Friday, February 12, 2016

Howard's number to be retired, plus today's line-ups

Ryan Howard is already getting his number retired. . .by the Lakewood BlueClaws.

Howard's number to be retired, plus today's line-ups


Ryan Howard is already getting his number retired. . .by the Lakewood BlueClaws.

The Phillies' low-Class-A affiliate will retire the No. 29 Howard wore in 2002, when he hit .280 with 19 home runs and 87 RBI in 135 games for the BlueClaws.

The ceremony is scheduled to take place on Sept. 2. The Phillies are off that day, which means Howard will be in attendance.


Today's line-up:

A Game at Dunedin (LHP Cole Hamels, RHP Ryan Vogelsong, RHP J.C. Ramirez, RHP David Herndon):

  1. Jimmy Rollins SS
  2. Shane Victorino CF
  3. Placido Polanco 3B
  4. Raul Ibanez LF
  5. Jayson Werth RF
  6. Greg Dobbs 1B
  7. John Mayberry DH
  8. Wilson Valdez 2B
  9. Carlos Ruiz C

B Game at Clearwater (LHP Jamie Moyer, LHP Antonio Bastardo, RHP Jesus Sanchez)

  1. Tyson Gillies CF
  2. Quintin Berry LF
  3. Dewayne Wise DH
  4. Ross Gload RF
  5. Cody Ransom 3B
  6. Andy Tracy 1B
  7. Raul Chavez 2B
  8. Freddy Galvis SS
  9. Tuffy Gosewisch C
We encourage respectful comments but reserve the right to delete anything that doesn't contribute to an engaging dialogue.
Help us moderate this thread by flagging comments that violate our guidelines.

Comment policy: comments are intended to be civil, friendly conversations. Please treat other participants with respect and in a way that you would want to be treated. You are responsible for what you say. And please, stay on topic. If you see an objectionable post, please report it to us using the "Report Abuse" option.

Please note that comments are monitored by staff. We reserve the right at all times to remove any information or materials that are unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, indecent or otherwise objectionable. Personal attacks, especially on other participants, are not permitted. We reserve the right to permanently block any user who violates these terms and conditions.

Additionally comments that are long, have multiple paragraph breaks, include code, or include hyperlinks may not be posted.

Read 0 comments
comments powered by Disqus
About this blog
High Cheese is your place for the best Phillies coverage from the Daily News.

David Murphy Staff Writer
Ryan Lawrence Daily News Staff Writer
Latest Videos:
Also on
letter icon Newsletter