The Philadelphia Phillies look to keep rolling Saturday in the second leg of their three-game interleague series with the Boston Red Sox. (Game Time: 7:15 p.m. ET, TV Schedule: Fox)
Philadelphia earned its sixth straight victory Friday, outlasting the Red Sox 6-4 behind seven strong innings from Cole Hamels. The Phillies trotted four runs across in the first inning, including two on a Carlos Ruiz single.
Joe Blanton is the probable starter for the Phillies. Jon Lester, 2-0 career against the Phillies, will counter for the Red Sox.
Phillies lead the series 1-0
WP: Cole Hamels (6 - 1)
SV: Jonathan Papelbon
LP: Daniel Bard (3 - 5)
|6 - 4 win|
Boston Red Sox
Saturday, May 19, 2012, 7:15 PM EDT
Jon Lester vs Joe Blanton
Partly cloudy. Winds blowing in from right field at 5-10 m.p.h. Game time temperature around 80.
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|Sun 05/20||1:35 PM EDT|
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