Pitching Schedule: March 19-25
Here is the Phillies’ pitching schedule March 19-25:
- March 19 @ Orioles: Cole Hamels, David Herndon, Scott Mathieson and Michael Stutes.
- March 20 vs. Yankees: Joe Blanton, Jose Contreras, Antonio Bastardo and Danys Baez.
- March 21 vs. Red Sox: Roy Halladay, J.C. Romero, Ryan Madson, Herndon and Mathieson.
- March 22 @ Blue Jays: Cliff Lee, Vance Worley, Kyle Kendrick, Contreras, Baez, Bastardo and Stutes.
- March 23 @ Rays: Roy Oswalt, Romero, Madson, Mathieson and Herndon.
- March 24 vs. Twins: Hamels, Bastardo, Baez and Contreras.
- March 25 vs. Braves: Blanton, Madson and Romero.
Brad Lidge, who is out with right biceps tendinitis, said he feels better, although he is not sure if he is throwing a bullpen session today or tomorrow. … Placido Polanco, who hyperextended his left elbow Tuesday, is not in today’s lineup against the Blue Jays. … Brian Schneider is away from the team for personal reasons.
Here is today’s lineup against the Blue Jays:
- Jimmy Rollins, SS
- Shane Victorino, CF
- Raul Ibanez, LF
- Ryan Howard, 1B
- Ben Francisco, RF
- Carlos Ruiz, C
- Josh Barfield, 3B
- Michael Martinez, 2B
- Cliff Lee, P
There is a “B” game at 10:30 a.m. today at Carpenter Complex, if you want to check it out.
UmpsCare Charities is running an auction through Sunday, and they have some Phillies-related items.