Manuel loading up on lefties

For the second straight game, Charlie Manuel switched his lineup card.

This time, he moved Placido Polanco back into the No. 2 hole, with Chase Utley backing him up. Raul Ibanez was back in left field and batting seventh. Jimmy Rollins stayed in the six-hole.

“That’s been my lineup most of the year, except for Jimmy at times,” Manuel said.

The Phils skipper said that facing righty Tim Lincecum played a factor.

“I wanted to put as many left-hand hitters as possible, because I figure like we’ve got to score runs on Lincecum,” Manuel said.

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