Howard ties 'The Bull' on Phils' homer list
Slugger swats No. 223, trails Klein by 20 for fourth place
WASHINGTON -- Ryan Howard hit a two-run home run to right field in the fourth inning Monday to give the Phillies a 2-1 lead. It was the 223rd homer of his career, which tied him with Greg Luzinski for fifth place on the franchise's all-time home run list.
Next up for Howard is Hall of Fame outfielder Chuck Klein's 243 homers.
"I wasn't even really aware," Howard said. "It's a great feat to have under the belt. [I'll] just try to keep going from there."
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