Jonathan Papelbon News Archive
Papelbon (illness) allowed a solo home run, but retired the rest of the hitters he faced to pick up his fourth save of the season Sunday.
Papelbon missed Friday's game due to an illness, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Papelbon picked up his third save of the season Saturday, striking out one batter in a perfect ninth inning.
Papelbon collected his second save of the season with a clean ninth inning to protect a 4-1 Phillies' lead in their win over Washington on Friday night.
Papelbon collected his first save of the year Wednesday by pitching 1.1 perfect innings with a strikeout against the Red Sox.