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Cliff Lee

Sweeney's home run ignites Phillies' 4-3 victory vs. Padres

PHILADELPHIA Amid their youth movement, the Phillies have yet to offer extended playing time to their new 24-year-old utility man, Darnell Sweeney. Cesar Hernandez remains the rebuilding team's priority at second base, center field is locked up by Odubel Herrera, and Sweeney's experience at third base where Maikel Franco's injury has created a void is minimal. But in his 18 plate appearances since joining the Phillies as part of the return for Chase Utley, Sweeney has made his case for more starts. His two-run home run Saturday night opened the scoring in the Phillies' 4-3 win against the San Diego Padres at Citizens Bank Park. "There's a good chance at...