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Philadelphia Phillies' Jimmy Rollins fields a ground ball hit by Washington Nationals' Danny Espinosa and throws to second to get out Nationals' Jayson Werth in the fourth inning of a baseball game on Friday, May 2, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Laurence Kesterson)

Philadelphia Phillies' Jimmy Rollins fields a ground ball hit by Washington Nationals' Danny Espinosa and throws to second to get out Nationals' Jayson Werth in the fourth inning of a baseball game on Friday, May 2, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Laurence Kesterson)

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