Tale Of The Tape: Jimmy Rollins Vs. Chase Utley
Jimmy Rollins’ 5th inning single last Saturday was his 2,235th hit, putting him atop the Phillies all-time hit list, passing Mike Schmidt for the franchise lead. Rollins and his middle-infield counter part Chase Utley–both of whom have played their entire careers with the Phillies–have been turning double plays in Philadelphia together for well over a decade now. The question is, who has had the better career? Let’s go to the tape!