Blog Entry

Phillies, Reds lineups

Posted on: October 6, 2010 1:26 pm
Edited on: October 6, 2010 3:11 pm
 

The Phillies have posted their lineup for Game 1 against the Reds:

Jimmy Rollins SS
Shane Victorino CF
Chase Utley 2B
Ryan Howard 1B
Jayson Werth RF
Raul Ibanez LF
Carlos Ruiz C
Wilson Valdez 3B
Roy Halladay P


This lineup is missing the Phillies' top hitter against right-handed pitching, Placido Polanco. And it has nothing to do with his troublesome arm -- general manager Ruben Amaro says Polanco's back tightened up on him on Monday and he wasn't ready to play. They're hopeful he'll be in there for Game 2.

And Cincinnati's lineup is in:

Brandon Phillips 2B
Orlando Cabrera SS
Joey Votto 1B
Scott Rolen 3B
Jonny Gomes LF
Jay Bruce RF
Drew Stubbs CF
Ramon Hernandez C
Edinson Volquez
P

-- David Andriesen

Join MLB Facts and Rumors at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday to chat live during the Rangers -Rays game!

For more baseball news, rumors and analysis, follow @cbssportsmlb on Twitter or subscribe to the RSS feed .


Category: MLB
Tags: Phillies, Reds
 
Comments

Since: Jun 3, 2010
Posted on: October 6, 2010 3:12 pm
 

Phillies, Reds lineups

Fixed, thanks!



Since: Jan 15, 2010
Posted on: October 6, 2010 2:57 pm
 

Phillies, Reds lineups

Reds have BIG hole on left side... no SS and 2 3rd basemen.Laughing


The views expressed in this blog are solely those of the author and do not reflect the views of CBS Sports or CBSSports.com