Phillies Climb Out of Cellar With Howard Walk-Off

Phillies 5, Diamondbacks 4 WP – Jonathan Papelbon (3-4, 3.00) LP – Josh Colmentor (4-3, 4.23) PHILADELPHIA — The Phillies are in first place in the NL East. A Ryan Howard RBI single drove in the winning run in the bottom of the 9th, giving the Phillies a comeback 5-4 walk-off win. Juan Pierre led … Continue reading Phillies Climb Out of Cellar With Howard Walk-Off

Series Preview: @ Arizona Diamondbacks

PHI: 15-6, 1st in NL East; ARI: 8-12, 4th in NL West When: April 25-27 Where: Chase Field (Phoenix, AZ) Probable Pitchers Monday: Cliff Lee (2-1, 3.91) vs Ian Kennedy (2-1, 5.64) Tuesday: Roy Oswalt (3-0, 1.88) vs Daniel Hudson (0-4, 5.92) Wednesday: Cole Hamels (2-1, 2.92) vs Joe Saunders (0-2, 4.98) Broadcast Info Monday, … Continue reading Series Preview: @ Arizona Diamondbacks

Phils Rattle Snakes

The ball was carrying out of Citizens Bank Park Tuesday night. With the breeze to a minimum and the humidity almost non-existent, the cool night allowed for the Diamondbacks and Phils to hit four homers combined. But the Phils’ long balls packed more punch as they kept Arizona in check, winning 9-5. Ryan Howard, Jayson … Continue reading Phils Rattle Snakes

Pitching Non-Existent in Loss

Kyle Kendrick, Danys Baez, or David Herndon: take your pick on who was the goat in the Phillies 8-6 loss to Arizona, ultimately losing the series in the desert. Kendrick lasted five innings in the no-decision, allowing five runs on eight hits, four walks, and striking out four. Kendrick started pitching very well through the first four … Continue reading Pitching Non-Existent in Loss

Series Preview: Diamondbacks

Phillies (10-5) at Arizona Diamondbacks (6-9)   Where: Chase Field Pitching Probables Fri: Cole Hamels (2-1, 3.86) vs. Kris Benson (0-1, 3.00) Sat: Nelson Gigueroa (1-1, 2.45) vs. Ian Kennedy (0-1, 5.65) Sun: Kyle Kendrick (0-0, 7.24) vs. Rodrigo Lopez (1-0, 3.50) Broadcast Fri: 9:40, CSN Sat: 8:10, MyPHL17 Sun: 4:10, MyPHL17 Hot (last 7 games) – Juan Castro: .423 (11-for-26), 2 … Continue reading Series Preview: Diamondbacks