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That was plenty for Worley, who did not allow a hit until Geovany Soto singled with one out in the fifth. The pitcher also helped himself at the plate when he doubled with two out in the second to start that rally.
""I started getting a little tired," Worley said after throwing 111 pitches. "I think the heat was more tiring than the pitch count. I was fortunate to have a room down there that Cliff and Doc didn't have the last couple of days. They just finished it today."
The Phillies got an RBI single by Ryan Howard and an RBI groundout by Shane Victorino in the first, after Castro lost Martinez's pop fly and Utley walked.
Back-to-back two-out doubles in the second by Worley and Rollins along with a run-scoring single by Martinez and an RBI double by Utley made it 5-0. Brian Schneider doubled in a run in the third. Utley added another RBI double against Ortiz in the fourth, making it 7-0.
The Cubs scored in the seventh on Soto's fielder's choice grounder with the bases loaded, but the game was well out of hand by then.
For Dempster, it was a sharp contrast from his 2-1 win over Florida last week. He threw eight scoreless innings in that one, but this figured to be a difficult afternoon for him. Lefties came in with a .292 average, and the only right-handed hitter in the starting lineup was Worley.
NOTES: A Ricketts family spokesman denied a report that chairman Tom Ricketts has talked to longtime baseball executive Pat Gillick. "While Tom respect's Pat Gillick's Hall of Fame career, reports of a conversation are unfounded," spokesman Dennis Culloton said, adding there's been no contact between them. WSCR-AM in Chicago, citing major league sources, reported Wednesday that Ricketts and Gillick spoke as recently as last week, fueling speculation that the Cubs might be interested in hiring the newly elected Hall of Famer in some capacity. Ricketts was not available for comment. He gave general manager Jim Hendry a vote of confidence last month and said he's not interested in bringing someone in to oversee the baseball operation. ... Dempster's shortest start this season -- and in his career -- came at Arizona on April 28, when he gave up seven runs in one-third of an inning. ... The Phillies are 23-10 in day games
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