Worth noting

Worth noting

• Outfielder Steve Susdorf was designated for assignment Tuesday to clear a spot on the roster for third baseman Cody Asche.

• Entering Tuesday, the Phillies and Giants had combined for one win in the previous nine days. The two teams were 1-14 since July 21.

Todd Zolecki is a reporter for MLB.com. Stephen Pianovich is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.