Manuel is optimistic Phils stars will return soon

Philadelphia Phillies' Chase Utley hits a run-scoring double during the second inning of a baseball game against Milwaukee Brewers Saturday, May 15, 2010, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

August 14, 2010 8:28:13 PM PDT
Phillies manager Charlie Manuel believes he'll have All-Stars Chase Utley and Ryan Howard back soon, perhaps as early as next week, as Philadelphia continues to heal up before the stretch run.