Shortstop Jimmy Rollins, who was hitting .187 in his last 22 games, got a little break Sunday. He was a late scratch from the starting lineup, but entered the game as a pinch-hitter in the eighth and then stayed in the game.
In his three years with the Phillies, Roy Halladay has made 16 starts in which he's pitched at least seven scoreless innings, including Saturday night. According to the Elias Sports Bureau, that's the most by any Major League pitcher since 2010.
Infielder Mike Fontenot, who was designated for assignment on Aug. 1 to make room for newly acquired Josh Lindblom and Nate Schierholtz, has been released.
The Phillies observed a moment of silence for Garrett Reid before Sunday's game. The 29-year-old son of Eagles head coach Andy Reid was found dead in his room at the Eagles training camp at Lehigh University on Sunday morning. Local police said there was no "suspicious" activity and no cause of death has been determined.
Five of the Phillies last six home wins have come in their final at-bat.