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Phillies set pitching for initial spring games

Phillies set pitching for initial spring games

CLEARWATER, Fla. -- The Phillies play an intrasquad game at noon ET Tuesday at Bright House Field.

Jesse Biddle and Ethan Martin will start.


The Phillies open their Grapefruit League schedule Wednesday against the Blue Jays. Roberto Hernandez is scheduled to start. Jeff Manship, Antonio Bastardo, Brad Lincoln, Jake Diekman, Kevin Munson and Phillippe Aumont also are scheduled to pitch.

Cliff Lee and Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez pitch Thursday against Toronto.

A.J. Burnett pitches Sunday against the Pirates.

Todd Zolecki is a reporter for This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.