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Sunday, May 27, 2012
It is worth noting that Brian Schneider started last night against LHP Jaime Garcia, which may have been the result of Ruiz's needing a day off after getting demolished at home plate by baserunner Yadier Molina on Friday night, rather than Manuel's failure to understand Schneider's splits. Regardless, Kyle Kendrick made the point moot, and the Phils cruised to a 4-0 victory in which no substitutions were made.