Howard, Rollins lead Phils' 12-4 rout of Pirates

Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Kyle Kendrick delivers a pitch against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the second inning of the baseball game in Pittsburgh, Saturday, July 3, 2010. (AP Photo/Don Wright)

July 3, 2010 7:30:44 PM PDT
Ryan Howard picked up Philadelphia's slumping offense by driving in three runs, Jimmy Rollins homered among his three hits and the Phillies shook off a three-game losing streak to rout the Pittsburgh Pirates 12-4 on Saturday night.