Major League Baseball’s trade deadline is just a couple of days away, and it seems all but assured that the Phillies will be sellers for the second straight year. What do the Phillies have to offer other teams? Which players are most likely to be ex-Phils by 4 p.m. Wednesday? Let’s take a look.
Cliff Lee [...]
The Philadelphia Phillies lost their eighth straight game on Sunday, falling to the Detroit Tigers 12-4. Their record drops to 49-56.
Jonathan Pettibone turned in his typical outing, lasting five innings and allowing three runs. The rookie has pitched less than six innings in seven of his last 10 starts.
Carlos Ruiz gave the team an early [...]
The Philadelphia Phillies lost their fourth straight game on Wednesday night, falling to the Cardinals 11-3. Their record drops to 49-52.
John Lannan had a bad start, lasting just four innings and allowing four runs on eight hits and two walks.
The Phillies offense had absolutely no punch tonight without Domonic Brown in the fold. Brown is [...]
The Philadelphia Phillies lost their third straight game on Tuesday night, falling to the Cardinals 4-1. Their record drops to 49-51.
Jonathan Pettibone pitched only five innings, allowing three runs on seven hits. Pettibone gave up a run in the first inning, and two more in the fourth.
Chase Utley remains red-hot. Utley went 3-4, extending his [...]
The Philadelphia Phillies had their three-game winning streak snapped on Saturday afternoon, falling to the Mets 5-4. Their record drops to 49-49.
Cole Hamels turned in a disappointing start, lasting just five innings and allowing four runs. The lefty put the Phillies in a hole right away, allowing three runs in the first inning and it [...]
The Philadelphia Phillies won their third straight game on Friday night, taking down the Mets 13-8. Their record improves to 49-48.
Kyle Kendrick earned his ninth win of the season, but he didn’t have a very good performance tonight. Kendrick allowed six runs on nine hits in 5.2 innings. The starter had the benefit of pitching [...]
The Philadelphia Phillies won their third straight game Tuesday night, taking down the Nationals 4-2. Their record improves to 45-46.
Cole Hamels threw one of his best games of the season, holding the Nationals to just one run over eight innings. Hamels put the team behind early after allowing a solo home run to Jayson Werth [...]
The Philadelphia Phillies had their two-game winning streak snapped on Thursday night, falling 6-4 to the Dodgers. Their record drops to 38-42.
Jonathan Pettibone gave the team a “quality start”, lasting six innings and allowing three runs on four hits. Pettibone did put the team in an instant 3-0 hole in the first inning, but settled [...]
My Top Ten Over the Past Twenty
The 1993 Philadelphia Phillies, a group of misfits with some sprinkled in talent, with personalities that reflected the fans who rode the wave with them. 1993 marks “twenty years” from the then to the now. There have been over a thousand athletes to gear up in Philadelphia armor, battling [...]
The Philadelphia Phillies won their second straight game on Tuesday night, taking down the Giants 6-2. Their record improves to 16-18.
Every fifth day, Kyle Kendrick just keeps on earning more praise. Kendrick turned in another solid start, going seven innings and allowing just two runs on six hits. His record improves to 4-1, and his [...]