Originally written March 08, 2012 on Phillies Nation:
Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Philadelphia Phillies Time: 1:05 pm, Brighthouse Field Weather: Sunny, 82 TV: The Comcast Network Follow Phillies Nation on TwitterThe Phils look to bounce back from an ugly loss yesterday to the Astros when Cole Hamels makes his second start of the Spring.Of note: Laynce Nix will start the second game in a row in LF, Chase Utley again will rest, Wigginton is starting at his third position this spring, and John Mayberry Jr. earned another start at first. Conestoga High School (Berwyn) graduate Dave Bush is the only righty throwing for the Phils today.Phillies Lineup: 1. Jimmy Rollins, SS 2. Placido Polanco, 3B 3. Shane Victorino, CF 4. Jim Thome, DH 5. Hunter Pence, RF 6. Ty Wigginton, 2B 7. John Mayberry Jr., 1B 8. Laynce Nix, LF 9. Brian Schneider, CPhillies Pitchers: - LHP Cole Hamels - RHP Dave Bush - LHP Antonio Bastardo - LHP Dave Purcey - LHP Phillippe AumontGO PHILLIES!
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