TONY GWYNN JR.
The Phillies announced Cliff Lee’s return today which was accompanied by a number of roster moves.
Justin Upton had two hits and three RBIs, and the Atlanta Braves were helped by two straight Ryan Howard errors in a 10-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies in the first game of a day-night doubleheader on Saturday afternoon.
Tony Gwynn Jr. appreciated the standing ovation from the fans.
Tony Gwynn Jr, placed on bereavement list
Hall Of Famer Tony Gwynn passed away on Monday at the age of 54.
Josh Beckett pitched the first no-hitter of his stellar career and the first in the majors this season, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Philadelphia Phillies 6-0 on Sunday.
The Opening Day roster includes 12 pitchers, two catchers, six infielders and five outfielders.
Call Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels’ work just “delayed.” He is now about two weeks behind everyone else on the Phillies pitching staff, but he should be able to make his claim to be in the rotation by season’s start.