Phils win with the longball

The first three innings, the Phils were getting perfecto’d. Then they broke it up with a walk in the 4th and then finally managed to break up the no-no in the 5th. But despite the walk and hit, they were still the same lifeless Phils. But two big swings changed all of that as Placido … Continue reading Phils win with the longball

No story book ending

The big bad Wolf huffed and puffed and blew the Phillies away. Randy Wolf pitched six scoreless innings and the Brewers blew up Roy Halladay and the bull pen in the seventh inning as the Brewers handed the Phillies their first shut out of the season, a 9-0 loss. It was the worst loss the … Continue reading No story book ending

KK = Kendrick Kollapse

Charlie Manuel was literally stuck between a rock and a hard place. With only two relievers, Kyle Kendrick and Danys Baez, left in the bull pen, Manuel went with Kendrick in the top of the 12th. Kendrick blew up, allowing three runs on one hit, a handful of walks and errors and some small ball … Continue reading KK = Kendrick Kollapse

Series Preview: vs. Milawaukee Brewers

PHI: 10-4, 1st in NL East; MIL: 7-8, 4th in NL Central When: April 18-20 Where: Citizens Bank Park (Philly, PA) Probable Pitchers Monday: Joe Blanton (0-1, 10.45) vs Shaun Marcum (2-1, 2.55) Tuesday: Roy Halladay (2-0, 1.23) vs Randy Wolf (1-2, 4.32) Wednesday: Cliff Lee (2-1, 4.19) vs Chris Narveson (2-1, 1.45) Broadcast Info … Continue reading Series Preview: vs. Milawaukee Brewers

Halladay Gets Support

Cole Hamels due with his lack of support Friday night with a 1-0 win. But Roy Halladay struggled as the Phillies offense gave him just enough to pull out his 17th win of the season as the Phillies won 5-4 over the Brewers. All four runs Doc allowed were by way of a solo home … Continue reading Halladay Gets Support

Series Preview: Brewers

PHI: 76-58, 2nd in NL East MIL: 62-71, t3rd in NL Central Where: Citizens Bank Park (Philly, PA) Discussion: Liberty Bell Sports Probable Pitchers Friday: Cole Hamels* (8-10, 3.31) vs. Chris Capuano* (2-2, 5.06) Saturday: Roy Halladay (16-10, 2.27) vs. Dave Bush (7-11, 4.71) Sunday: Kyle Kendrick (9-7, 4.72) vs. Randy Wolf* (10-10, 4.76) *Lefty … Continue reading Series Preview: Brewers

Phils Earn Split; Eliminate Fish

It was another rough series for the Phillies. It showed that they still have problems in the bull pen with Tyler Walker surrendering a walk off homer and Ryan Madson almost blowing a save today. The Phillies are still trying to find a reliable arm to finish off games. One big problem has been pitching … Continue reading Phils Earn Split; Eliminate Fish