The Phillies have reportedly set their rotation for the first two games of the regular season. Cole Hamels will draw the Opening Day assignment against the Red Sox and Aaron Harang is scheduled to follow him two days later, according to the Philadelphia Daily News.
Though it was widely assumed Hamels would take the mound on April 6, manager Ryne Sandberg had yet to officially announce the decision.
Chad Thornburg is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.