"Strange things are afoot in the clubhouse of the two-time defending National League champions," Lawrence writes. "Heads are hanging. Making excuses has become tiresome. Players have become downright snippy. After Ryan Madson served up the go-ahead home run in the eighth inning of the Phillies 4-3 defeat to the Cubs Friday afternoon, the dejected setup man stood his ground as a couple of questions were lobbed his way. A few feet away in the close-quarters clubhouse, when Madson’s brief Q&A session ended, Jayson Werth decided to chime in. 'Nice interview, guys,' said the starting right fielder, who went 0-for-3 with three strikeouts, all looking, Friday.
"Nice game, Jayson," Lawrence quips. [Link]