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Phils hope to ride Howard to another win at Chavez Ravine

(SportsNetwork.com) - Ryan Howard will try to keep swinging a hot bat when the Philadelphia Phillies resume a four-game series against the Los Angeles Dodgers Tuesday at Chavez Ravine.Howard went 2-for-5 with a two-run homer in Monday's 7-0 win and has gone deep in back-to-back games with four runs scored, six hits and five RBI in that time. Howard and Carlos Ruiz aided starting pitcher Cliff Lee's eight-inning gem, as Ruiz doubled twice, hit a two-run homer and finished with four RBI.Lee was brilliant on the mound, striking out 10 batters without issuing a walk and scattering four hits. Lee was the tough-luck loser in his last start against the Atlanta Braves, throwing a complete game with 13 strikeouts in a 1-0 loss last Wednesday."Set the tone," Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg said of Lee. "Cliff definitely did that tonight."The Phillies have won two in a row and are 2-2 on a 10-game western swing. They are 14-8 in the last 22 games at Dodgers Stadium, including the postseason.Philad...

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