Rollins' 2011 option exercised by Phillies

Philadelphia Phillies' Jimmy Rollins watches his hit go into the stands for a two-run home run off of St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Todd Wellemeyer in the sixth inning of a baseball game, Sunday, July 26, 2009, in Philadelphia. The Phillies won 9-2. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)

December 18, 2009 12:18:14 PM PST
Jimmy Rollins' $8.5 million club option for 2011 has been exercised by the Philadelphia Phillies.