• Including Wednesday night's loss, the Phillies have posted a 21-27 road record so far this season. Their 27 road losses are tied for third most in the Majors.
• Brown hit his 22nd home run of the season on Wednesday, and he is one out of the NL lead entering Thursday -- Colorado's Carlos Gonzalez has 23. Brown began the season batting .230 with two home runs and eight RBIs in his first 23 games. But since April 27, he is hitting .295 with 10 doubles, three triples, 20 home runs and 52 RBIs in 61 games.
George Von Benko is a contributor to MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.