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The Phillies hosted the Astros last night at Citizens Bank Park. Ben Revere had a great game at the plate going 4-for-5 with a triple, two runs scored and his 31st stolen base of the season. Chase Utley was fantastic tonight going 2-for-4 with a three-run home run and scored two runs on the night leading the Phillies to a 10-3 victory. More here.
Papelbon seems content in Philadelphia because Amaro reassured Papelbon that the Phillies would be contenders again. "Ruben had promised me that, going forward, we were still going to compete and, no matter what it took to put a winning product on the field, he was going to do it." More here.