Phillies In the Running for B.J. Upton

The Phillies are one of three teams that will most likely land free agent outfielder B.J. Upton. According to Jim Bowden of ESPN, the Phillies and Atlanta Braves are the top two candidates to land Upton, with a mystery team also involved. The mystery team could be either Cincinnati or Washington. The Braves are said … Continue reading Phillies In the Running for B.J. Upton

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Rocky Mountain Sweep: Phillies Hammer Rockies; Sweep Doubleheader, Series

Phillies 7, Rockies 4 WP – BJ Rosenberg (1-2, 11.37) LP – Josh Roenicke (4-2, 2.83) SV – Jonathan Papelbon (32) PHILADELPHIA — The Phillies are rolling, breathing new hope into their season that seemed lost a month ago. The Phillies won the night-cap of the day/night doubleheader, sweeping the Rockies in the series with … Continue reading Rocky Mountain Sweep: Phillies Hammer Rockies; Sweep Doubleheader, Series

Phillies Walk-Off Again vs Rockies

Phillies 3, Rockies 2 WP – Jonathan Papelbon (5-6, 2.56) LP – Matt Belisle (3-6, 3.08) PHILADELPHIA — Late-inning drama has become the Phillies forte as of late, and it’s become a bit of a pest to the Rockies. For the second time this series, the Rockies blew an early 2-0 lead, only to be … Continue reading Phillies Walk-Off Again vs Rockies

Schierholtz walks the Phillies off

Phillies 3, Rockies 2 WP – Jonathan Papelbon (4-6, 2.61) LP – Will Harris (1-1, 6.57) With so much uncertainty surrounding the Phillies in 2013, Nate Schierholtz is one of many players trying to make an impact on the club this season. Schierholtz did just that tonight as he stroked an RBI single in the ninth inning … Continue reading Schierholtz walks the Phillies off

Series Preview: vs Colorado Rockies

PHI: 66-71, 3rd in NL East; COL: 56-80, 5th in NL West When: September 7-9 Where: Citizens Bank Park (Philadelphia, PA) Probable Pitchers Friday: Cliff Lee (4-7, 3.52) vs Jeff Francis (5-4, 5.73) Saturday: Cole Hamels (11-4, 3.04) vs Tyler Chatwood (4-4, 5.53) Sunday: Tyler Cloyd (1-1, 2.77) vs Drew Pomeranz (1-8, 4.93) Broadcast Info Friday, … Continue reading Series Preview: vs Colorado Rockies

Cole As the Rockies: Hamels Leads Phils To Series Win

Phillies 5, Rockies 1 WP – Cole Hamels (11-5, 3.07) LP – Drew Pomeranz (1-4, 3.79) DENVER — The Phillies got their second half off to a good start with a series win in Colorado. Backed by Hunter Pence’s three-run homer and Cole Hamels’ eight innings of brilliance, the Phillies beat the Rockies, 5-1, Sunday … Continue reading Cole As the Rockies: Hamels Leads Phils To Series Win

Papelbon saves Phils in win

Phillies 8, Rockies 5 WP – Vance Worley (5-5, 3.47) LP – Jeremy Guthrie (3-9, 6.14) SV – Jonathan Papelbon (19) DENVER — With the Phillies leading the Colorado Rockies 6-2, the game looked to be well in hand. But that was before Wilin Rosario connected on a three-run home run to cut the lead to one. Jonathan Papelbon entered the game … Continue reading Papelbon saves Phils in win

Series Preview: at Colorado Rockies

PHI: 37-50, 5th in NL East; COL: 33-52, 5th in NL West When: July 13-15 Where: Coors Field (Denver, CO) Probable Pitchers Friday: Cliff Lee (1-5, 3.98) vs Christian Friedrich (4-6, 5.98) Saturday: Vance Worley (4-5, 3.54) vs Jeremy Guthrie (3-8, 6.05) Sunday: Cole Hamels (10-4, 3.20) vs Drew Pomeranz (1-3, 3.06) Broadcast Info Friday, 8:40, … Continue reading Series Preview: at Colorado Rockies

Nelson’s 7th Inning Blast Wins It for Rox

Rockies 4, Phillies 1 WP – Josh Roenicke (2-0, 2.76) LP – Vance Worley (4-3, 2.78) SV – Rafael Betancourt (11) PHILADELPHIA — A wasted effort at the dish cost the Phillies of their first three-game sweep of the season. Besides that fact, it was also Chris Nelson’s two-run blast in the 7th inning that … Continue reading Nelson’s 7th Inning Blast Wins It for Rox

Phils Earn Whacky Walk-Off Win

Phillies 7, Rockies 6 WP – Jonathan Papelbon (1-2, 2.28) LP – Rafael Batencourt (1-3, 3.28) PHIADELPHIA — Twice Rafael Batencourt produced two ground balls but twice his infield failed to get the batters out on them. Back-to-back infield hits, the second being on a catching error by Todd Helton, resulted in the Phillies 7-6 … Continue reading Phils Earn Whacky Walk-Off Win