Series Preview: at Minnesota Twins

PHI: 29-33, 5th in NL East; MIN: 24-35, 5th in AL Central When: June 12-14 Where: Target Field (Minneapolis, MN) Probable Pitchers Tuesday: Kyle Kendrick (2-5, 4.44) vs Nick Blackburn (2-4, 7.75) Wednesday: Cole Hamels (8-3, 2.93) vs P.J. Walters (2-1, 4.42) Thursday: Joe Blanton (5-6, 5.40) vs Scott Diamond (5-1, 1.61) Broadcast Info Tuesday, 8:10, … Continue reading Series Preview: at Minnesota Twins

Where Do The Phillies Go From Here?

With Jayson Werth signing a mega deal with the Washington Nationals, the Phillies now have to weigh their options in right field. They could platoon a combination of Domonic Brown and Ben Francisco. However it is very likely that they look at external options to replace Werth. There are a few ideal names that would … Continue reading Where Do The Phillies Go From Here?

Series Preview: Nationals

Phillies (5-1) vs. Washington Nations (3-3) When: April 12-15 Where: Citizens Bank Park Probable Pitchers Mon: Jason Marquis (0-1, 13.50) vs. Cole Hamels (1-0, 3.60) Wed: Craig Stammen (0-0, 7.20) vs. Kyle Kendrick (0-0, 11.25) Thu: TBD vs. J.A Happ (1-0, 0.00) Hot (last six): Ryan Howard – .357 (10-for-28), 6 R, 3 2B, 3B, 3 HR, 10 RBI Not … Continue reading Series Preview: Nationals

Hamels Shaky in Win

This was an important start for Cole Hamels. Though he racked up his first W of 2010, Hamels was not impressive in the Phillies 8-4 win over the Nationals Wednesday. He was fine through two innings until the Nationals put up two in the third and one in the fourth. Hamels wound up only lasting five innings, … Continue reading Hamels Shaky in Win

Phillies Sweep Nationals

It was a good weekend for the Phillies as they pulled off a feat as easy as tying your shoes: sweeping the Nationals. They out pitched and out slugged them, taking advantage of their poor fielding all weekend to improve their record to 28-20. Brad Lidge saved every game, showing signs of his 2008 form. … Continue reading Phillies Sweep Nationals