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Rollins may be done for season

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08:14 AM ET 10.02 | Jimmy Rollins nearly made it wire-to-wire. Before Monday, [Rollins] had played in all but three Phillies games this season. His only respite was when his baby girl was born in May. Finishing this season as the lineup's stalwart was a source of pride. Then he texted Scott Sheridan, the team's head athletic trainer, at 12:30 a.m. Monday. His right calf was hurting, the result of a pick-off play gone wrong Sunday. "I knew I had to do it," Rollins said. ... Rollins, who has the second-most plate appearances in 2012 of any National League player, is unsure whether he'll play again in 2012. He tested the sore calf with some grounders during batting practice. He thought it prudent to rest Monday, and perhaps longer, to avoid something larger.

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October 2, 2012  08:37 AM ET

#1

October 2, 2012  08:37 AM ET

#2

October 2, 2012  08:49 AM ET

No need to play through it given how the season went. Start looking ahead to next year.

October 2, 2012  09:16 AM ET

No one cares how many more at bats he gets this year or he sits out the rest of the season unless you are kin folks.

October 2, 2012  09:35 AM ET

Time to play some golf.

October 2, 2012  09:51 AM ET

Season = over for the Phillies. Stick a beer in them.

October 2, 2012  12:38 PM ET

There's on;y 2 games left. It doesn't matter.

October 2, 2012  01:17 PM ET
QUOTE(#7):

There's on;y 2 games left. It doesn't matter.

I was thinking the same thing.

October 2, 2012  04:48 PM ET
QUOTE(#5):

Time to play some golf.

Music to the ears of Josh Beckett.

October 2, 2012  05:27 PM ET

Pbbt! Phillies are out anyway - non story.

 
October 3, 2012  08:25 AM ET

So, in other words, Rollins may miss one game.

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