"I'm hoping," Weiss said. "You never know with these things but I feel pretty good that he won't have to go on the DL."
The Rockies started right-handed hitting Drew Stubbs in Cuddyer's No. 2 spot in the order against Phillies right-hander Jonathan Pettibone. Stubbs played center field and Charlie Blackmon replaced Cuddyer in right.
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