{}
CLOSE

Now Commenting On:

{"content":["spring_training" ] }

Phillies sink Tribe with five-run second

Phillies sink Tribe with five-run second

|
PHILLIES 6, INDIANS 4
at Clearwater, Fla.
Monday, March 17

Indians at the plate: Pinch-hitter Aaron Herr hit a two-run homer off Phillies starter Chad Durbin and Victor Martinez added a solo shot off Tom Gordon. Jhonny Peralta also doubled and scored on a groundout by Ryan Garko.

Phillies at the plate: Jimmy Rollins, Shane Victorino and Chase Utley had two hits apiece, with Victorino driving in three. Durbin collected a base hit during a five-run second inning.

Indians on the mound: Starter Cliff Lee surrendered six runs on 11 hits in four innings.

Phillies on the mound: Durbin, vying for the fifth-starter's job, surrendered three runs on four hits.

Grapefruit League records: Phillies (7-12), Indians (9-11). Indians up next: The Indians have their only off-day of the spring Tuesday, though right-hander Fausto Carmona will start for Triple-A Buffalo against Round Rock at Kissimmee, Fla.

Cleveland resumes its Grapefruit League schedule on Wednesday at Port St. Lucie, Fla., when left-hander Aaron Laffey starts against the Mets and right-hander John Maine in a 7:05 p.m. ET game.

Phillies up next: Lefty Cole Hamels faces the Rays on Tuesday at 1:05 p.m. at Bright House Field in Clearwater, Fla., with Fabio Castro and Ryan Madson scheduled to follow. Hamels last pitched in a Minor League game Thursday, and that start was pushed back a day because he the flu.

Ken Mandel is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

{"content":["spring_training" ] }
{"content":["spring_training" ] }
Boys and Girls Club of America

©2014 MLBAM, LP. All rights reserved.

The following are trademarks or service marks of Major League Baseball entities and may be used only with permission of Major League Baseball Properties, Inc. or the relevant Major League Baseball entity: Major League, Major League Baseball, MLB, the silhouetted batter logo, World Series, National League, American League, Division Series, League Championship Series, All-Star Game, and the names, nicknames, logos, uniform designs, color combinations, and slogans designating the Major League Baseball clubs and entities, and their respective mascots, events and exhibitions. Use of the Website signifies your agreement to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy (updated May 24, 2013).

View MLB.com in English | En Español