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The two-hour show started with Oscar Hernandez, 34, of Glendale, Arizona, performing a solo dance routine.He has, at least, stepped onto a baseball field for the last few days. I'm going to try to push through it and see if getting over that last hurdle will come. Some of you have even followed through with subscriptions, which is especially gratifying.The Phillies will face a conundrum when Kendrick does return, even if it is not for a few more weeks. Hopefully I'll be back out there soon, but I can't put a date on it for you. But it's not like I can make it get better any quicker." Jeanmar Gomez (right elbow impingement) will throw a bullpen session Thursday, Mackanin said. The Phillies, with a 2-hour, 44-minute game Tuesday, broke a streak of 16 straight games played in three hours or more. Nick Pivetta will start Thursday afternoon for the final time before returning to the minors. Our role as an independent, fact-based news organization has never been clearer.Vince Velasquez made his first rehab start on Saturday night and remains on track to join the Phillies after the All-Star break.Velasquez pitched two innings with triple-A Lehigh Valley, allowing one run on one hit. Velasquez threw 33 pitches, 17 of which were strikes.His performance (Kendrick is batting .349 with a .403 on-base percentage in 126 at-bats) plus his versatility (He can play first, second and left field) makes him an attractive trade chip.