When the trade went down back in December, Phillies fans were left with two questions. The first was why would they trade away Cliff Lee? There was never a clear answer other than they wouldn’t be able to sign him and it was a move to restock the farm system. The second question was how … Continue reading Halladay’s Season
Phillies (57-48, 2nd in NL East) at Florida Marlins (53-52, t3rd in NL East) Where: Sun Life Stadium (Miami, FL) Discussion: Liberty Bell Sports Probable Pitching Tue: Roy Halladay (12-8, 2.21) vs. Sean West (0-0. -.–) Wed: Kyle Kendrick (6-4, 4.44) vs. Anibal Sanchez (8-6, 3.33) Thu: Roy Oswalt (6-13, 3.53) vs. Chris Volstad (5-8, … Continue reading Series Preview: Marlins
As one Tweeter said earlier, I wonder when Roy Halladay is going to murder one of his under-performing team mates. Halladay allowed a run on eight innings of hard work as Josh Johnson and the Marlins bested Doc in their rematch, winning 2-0. The last time Halladay and Johnson faced each other, the Phillies ace … Continue reading Fish Gain Vengeance
The Phillies, Marlins game was canceled today due to rain. Instead of a double header tomorrow, the Phillies and Marlins will reschedule the game at a later date. It’s unknown if tomorrow’s match-up will feature Roy Halladay against Josh Johnson.
Phillies (33-25, 2nd in NL East) vs. Florida Marlins (28-30, 4th in NL East) Where: Citizens Bank Park Discussion: Liberty Bell Sports Probable Pitchers Tuesday: Kyle Kendrick (3-2, 4.62) vs. Chris Volstad (3-6, 4.08) Wednesday: Roy Halladay (8-3, 2.03) vs. Josh Johnson (6-2, 2.10) Thursday: Jamie Moyer (6-5, 3.98) vs. Anibal Sanchez (5-3, 3.18) Broadcast … Continue reading Series Preview: Marlins
Phillies fans knew there was going to be a no-hitter. But not many were expecting that Roy Halladay would be perfect. It’s almost fitting that it happened in Philadelphia where Halladay, a championship-starved pitcher, finally landed himself on a true contender. Doc faced 27 batters and showed each one of them to their seats on … Continue reading Historic Halladay
Phillies (26-20; 1st in NL East) at Florida Marlins (24-24; 4th in NL East) Where: Pro Player Stadium Dolphins Stadium Land Shark Stadium Joe Robbie Stadium Sun Life Stadium (Miami, FL) Discussion: Liberty Bell Sports Probable Pitchers Friday: Kyle Kendrick (2-2, 5.66) vs. Chris Volstad (3-5, 4.31) Saturday: Roy Halladay (6-3, 2.22) vs. Josh Johnson … Continue reading Series Preview: Marlins
Philadelphia Phillies Last year’s record/place: 93-69, 1st Key acquisitions: C Brian Schneider, 3B Placido Polanco, IF Juan Castro, OF Ross Gload, SP Roy Halladay, RP Danys Baez, RP Jose Contreras. Key losses: 3B Pedro Feliz, OF Matt Stairs, IF Eric Bruntlett, SP Cliff Lee, Pedro Martinez, SP Brett Myers. Player to watch: Roy Halladay – When you trade top-tier prospects and let a pitcher … Continue reading NL East Preview