Phils Offense Sputters Again

The Phillies offense fell back to earth, sputtering in their struggle to get above .500. It was Madison Bumgarner who kept the Phillies hitting at bay this time as the Giants went on to win, 4-2, in San Francisco. Madison Bumgarner out-dueled Blanton in his first start since signing a contract extension with the Giants. … Continue reading Phils Offense Sputters Again


Pence, Mayberry go back-to-back in win

The Phillies offense gave Cliff Lee two big swings in the 2nd inning and that was all he would need in the opener of a four-game set against the Giants. Lee did his part and the offense gave him just enough support as the Phillies took the first game of the series against the Giants, … Continue reading Pence, Mayberry go back-to-back in win

Giant Walk-Off For Uribe

Roy Oswalt’s offering appeared to hit Juan Uribe in the hand. But home plate umpire Wally Bell said it hit the handle of the bat, extending Uribe’s at-bat. A couple pitches later and he hit a sacrifice fly to left, winning the game for the Giants, 6-5. With Oswalt pitching the ninth in a tie-game … Continue reading Giant Walk-Off For Uribe