Ryan Howard News Archive
Manager Pete Mackanin said at some point Howard's role could be reduced, but nothing is imminent, Jim Salisbury of CSN Philadelphia reports. "I'm going to look at it a week at a time," Mackanin said. "We'll see. At some point it might come to that, but I can't say it's imminent."
Howard is not in the lineup for Sunday's game against the Braves.
Manager Pete Mackanin said he might sit Howard against a right-handed pitcher Sunday, Marc Narducci of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports. "I might give [Tommy] Joseph a start [Sunday] just to clear Howie's head just a little bit," Mackanin said.
Howard is not in the starting lineup Tuesday against the Marlins, Meghan Montemurro of the News Journal reports.
Howard is not in the lineup Monday against the Marlins, Stephen Gross of The Morning Call reports.
Howard is out of the lineup for Friday's game against the Reds, Ryan Lawrence of the Philly Voice reports.
Howard is out of the lineup Sunday against the Marlins, Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Howard is out of the lineup again Friday against the Marlins, Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Howard is not in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Cardinals, CSN Philadelphia's Jim Salisbury reports.
Howard went 1-for-3 with a three-run homer and two strikeouts against the Cardinals on Wednesday.