Chase Utley to undergo MRI

Updated: May 23, 2013, 1:08 AM ET
Associated Press

MIAMI -- Philadelphia Phillies second baseman Chase Utley is scheduled for an MRI Thursday on his sore ribcage.

Utley was scratched from the lineup for Philadelphia's 7-3 win against the Miami Marlins on Tuesday night after feeling discomfort in his ribcage during batting practice. He was not in the lineup for Wednesday night's series finale.

Utley hopes to avoid a trip to the disabled list.

"I think we caught it early enough, but it's hard to tell until we have some ...

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