Ryan Howard News Archive
Howard is out of the lineup Saturday against the Marlins.
Howard is out of the lineup Sunday against the Nationals, Ryan Lawrence of the Philadelphia Daily News reports.
Howard was 2-for-5 with a two-run home run in the Phillies' win over Washington on Friday night.
GM Ruben Amaro Jr. emphasized that Howard will remain the team's starting first baseman despite the presence of Maikel Franco on the team's roster, the Phillies' official site reports.
The Phillies will try to trade Howard to an American League team this offseason, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Howard is not in the lineup Tuesday against the Nationals.
Howard was 2-for-4 with a run scored and two RBI in the Phillies' win over St. Louis on Friday night.