A quote from today's CSNPhilly.com postmortem.
Via Jim Salisbury - With one out and the Phils playing for a run late in the game, the situation called for Jimmy Rollins to get Jayson Werth to third base. Rollins said he thought about bunting, but wanted to take one shot “to get him over swinging if not drive him in. After that, I don’t mind bunting.” Rollins swung at the first pitch and popped it to third base. Sergio Romo then struck out Ben Francisco and Carlos Ruiz to preserve the tie.
"I just didn’t execute,' Rollins said.
Charlie Manuel said he thought about having Rollins bunt, but did not order it because Rollins is adept at pulling the ball to the right side when he bats left-handed. “All he’s got to do is get a ground ball to the right side,” Manuel said. “That’s one of his strong suits. Not only that, if he gets the ground ball, it has a chance to go through and he could drive the run in.” [Read entire article]