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 second straight game on Sunday afternoon, falling to the Mets 5-0. Their record drops to 49-50.
Cliff Lee had a bad start, allowing five runs over six innings.
In his start before the All-Star break, Lee gave up four solo home runs to the Washington Nationals. Today Lee struggled again to keep [...]
The Philadelphia Phillies had their three-game winning streak snapped on Wednesday night, falling to the Nationals 4-1.
Cliff Lee wasn’t on top of his game tonight, allowing four solo home runs in the loss. Lee allowed back-to-back homers in the fifth and sixth inning. With the exception of the long balls, Lee actually didn’t pitch that [...]
The Philadelphia Phillies won their second straight game on Friday night, taking down the Braves 5-4. Their record improves to 42-45.
Cliff Lee turned in a decent outing, allowing four runs over 6.1 innings. Lee tossed six scoreless frames before allowing a three-run homer to Dan Uggla in the seventh. The lefty allowed two more baserunners [...]
The Philadelphia Phillies lost the first game of their series with San Diego, falling to the Padres 4-3. Their record drops to 36-41.
Cliff Lee did his best to throw the team on his back once again, dominating the Padres over eight scoreless innings. However, he tried to go for the complete game shutout, and was [...]
The Philadelphia Phillies won their second straight game on Tuesday night, taking down the Nationals 4-2. Their record improves to 35-37.
Cliff Lee continued to pitch at a high level, allowing just two runs on five hits over eight innings. Lee earned his ninth win of the season, and lowered his ERA to 2.53.
The Phillies took [...]
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 snapped their five-game losing streak on Thursday night, defeating the Minnesota Twins 3-2. Their record improves to 32-35.
Cliff Lee turned in seven solid innings, allowing just two runs on three hits. Lee was dominate through the first six innings of the game, allowing just one base runner. For a little while, it [...]
The Philadelphia Phillies had their five game-winning streak snapped on Friday night, falling to the Brewers 5-4. Their record drops to 31-31 on the year.
Cliff Lee wasn’t at his best tonight. Lee gave up four runs over seven innings, allowing eight hits with three walks and struck out nine.
Lee gave up two runs through six [...]
The Philadelphia Phillies snapped their three-game losing streak on Sunday afternoon, taking down the Brewers 7-5. Their record improves to 27-30.
The Phillies jumped out to 7-0 lead in the first two innings, and their early outburst would prove to be enough for them to get the win.
Cliff Lee pitched 7.2 innings, and allowed three runs [...]