Worth noting

Worth noting

Jordan Pacheco started Wednesday night's game behind the plate for the Rockies. Pacheco was recalled from Triple-A Colorado Springs on Monday and had played two games behind the plate for the Rockies this season. He also played 40 games at first before he was sent to Triple-A on July 28.

Carlos Gonzalez worked on his grip in Colorado on Wednesday afternoon. Gonzalez, who has a strained right middle finger, was initially going to swing a bat, but the Rockies opted for him to focus on his grip. He is prepared to start working on his swing in the next few days.

Todd Helton entered Wednesday's game seven hits shy of 2,500 for his career. Helton had a career average of .351 (111-for-316) with 17 home runs and 63 RBI in 89 games against the Phillies. That average was second only to Milwaukee's Ryan Braun (.386) among active players.

Michael Radano is a contributor to MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.