Home Cooking

May 11, 2007, 4 p.m. (EDT)

Tonight’s Lineup
Rollins, ss; Victorino, rf; Rowand, cf; Utley, 2b; Burrell, lf; helms, 1b; Nunez, 3b; Barajas, c; Hamels, p.

National TV
Phillies will make their third appearance on FOX Saturday afternoon telecasts tomorrow, game time 3:45.  Brett Myers will be reading the Phillies starting lineup and Shane Victorino will wear a microphone.  Next FOX telecast involving the Phillies will be May 26 at Atlanta.

Home Cooking
Phillies dropped five of their first six games at Citizens Bank Park but have won five of their last seven at home.  Team batting average is .301 at home, as opposed to .247 on the road.

Call To The Pen
Since moving into the bullpen, Myers has given up one run on 12 hits and four walks in 12.1 innings over 11 appearances.  He’s struck out 17 and recorded saves in each of his last three appearances.

Brett is the cover story of the Phillies Magazine (second edition) which is on sale tonight for the first time.   Other Magazine features include Jayson Werth, Gary Matthews and Catching Up With Ricky Bottalico.

Weather Update
While the forecast is for isolated showers and thundershowers, the Phillies will open the gates as normal (4:35 for Ashburn Alley and 5:35 for the other gates). Chances for precipitation decrease as the evening progresses.

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