Philadelphia is 5-6 in 11 road series this year, following a losing series with a winning series since the first month of the season.
PHI: RHP Cory Lidle
6-4, 4.18 ERA in 2005
0-1, 22.09 ERA vs. OAK in 2004
2-4, 4.65 ERA in 2005
Did not face PHI in 2004 Players to watch
Kenny Lofton has three hits in five career at-bats against Saarloos, with two doubles and two steals. Quotable
"The kid's been a great addition, but I'm not ready to give him any trophy yet." -- Todd Pratt, who signed his first pro contract when Robinson Tejada was a 3-year-old On the Internet
Official game notes On television
PHI: FOX On radio
OAK: KFRC-610 AM
PHI: WPHT-1210 AM Quick hits
Even after going 1-for-4 on Friday, Jimmy Rollins is hitting .444 (8-for-18) on the road trip. ... Bobby Abreu went 1-for-5 and has reached base via hit or walk in 18 straight games. ... David Bell went 2-for-3 to up his average against left-handers to .444 (28-for-63). ... The Phillies are 7-3 in Interleague play, 4-3 in games where they get to use a DH. On deck
Monday: at Athletics, 4:05 p.m. ET
Tuesday: vs. Mets, 7:05 p.m. ET
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