Series Preview: vs Washington Nationals

PHI: 77-76, 3rd in NL East; WAS: 93-60, 1st in NL East When: September 25-27 Where: Citizens Bank Park (Philadelphia, PA) Probable Pitchers Tuesday: Cole Hamels (15-6, 3.05) vs Ross Detwiler (10-6, 3.10) Wednesday: Kyle Kendrick (10-11, 3.89) vs John Lannan (3-0, 4.33) Thursday: Roy Halladay (10-8, 4.40) vs Edwin Jackson (9-10, 3.77) Broadcast Info Tuesday, … Continue reading Series Preview: vs Washington Nationals

Natitude: Lee Earns First Win At Home; Phils Sweep

Phillies 4, Nationals 1 WP – Cliff Lee (3-7, 3.67) LP – Jordan Zimmerman (9-8, 2.63) SV – Josh Lindblom (1) PHILADELPHIA — It took until August 26 for Cliff Lee to earn a winning decision at Citizens Bank Park this season. For only his third win on the year, Lee shut down the Nationals … Continue reading Natitude: Lee Earns First Win At Home; Phils Sweep

Phillies Take Second Straight From Nationals

Phillies 4, Nationals 2 WP – Roy Halladay (8-7, 3.88) LP – Gio Gonzalez (16-7, 3.28) SV – Jonathan Papelbon (29) PHILADELPHIA — Only twice have the Nationals dropped a series after the All-Star break and twice did it come at the hands of the Phillies. Playing for pride and the up-hill climb out of … Continue reading Phillies Take Second Straight From Nationals

Phillies Kendrick Looks Sharp In Win

Phillies 4, Nationals 2 WP – Kyle Kendrick (7-9, 4.12) LP – Edwin Jackson (7-9, 3.72) SV – Jonathan Papelbon (28) PHILADELPHIA — Another fantastic outing from Kyle Kendrick fueled this win. The number six starter pitched into the 7th, allowing only two runs in the Phillies 4-2 win over the first place Nationals on … Continue reading Phillies Kendrick Looks Sharp In Win

Series Preview: vs Washington Nationals

PHI: 58-67, 3rd in NL East; WAS: 77-47, 1st in NL East When: August 24-26 Where: Citizens Bank Park (Philadelphia, PA) Probable Pitchers Friday: Kyle Kendrick (6-9, 4.20) vs Edwin Jackson (7-8, 3.69) Saturday: Roy Halladay (7-7, 3.95) vs Gio Gonzalez (16-6, 3.23) Sunday: Cliff Lee (2-7, 3.78) vs Jordan Zimmerman (9-7, 2.54) Broadcast Info Friday, … Continue reading Series Preview: vs Washington Nationals

Schierholtz Stars In Debut; Phils Win

Phillies 3, Nationals 2 WP – Vance Worley (6-6, 3.63) LP – Edwin Jackson (6-7, 3.57) SV – Jonathan Papelbon (23) WASHINGTON — Nate Schierholtz expressed that he was happy to get a fresh start in Philadelphia. If he plays like he did in the Phillies 3-2 win on a regular basis, his leash will … Continue reading Schierholtz Stars In Debut; Phils Win

Phillies Demolish Strasburg, Nationals On Deadline Day

Phillies 8, Nationals 0 WP – Cliff Lee (2-6, 3.73) LP – Stephen Strasburg (11-5, 3.12) WASHINGTON — On the day the Phillies sent two of their starting outfielders to the NL West, the offense showed up against the 1st place Nats. A shell of the Phillies beat up Stephen Strasburg and Cliff Lee shutout … Continue reading Phillies Demolish Strasburg, Nationals On Deadline Day

Series Preview: at Washington Nationals

PHI: 45-57, 5th in NL East; WAS: 61-40, 1st in NL East When: July 31-August 2 Where: Nationals Park (Washington D.C.) Probable Pitchers Tuesday: Cliff Lee (1-6, 3.95) vs Stephen Strasburg (11-4, 2.76) Wednesday: Vance Worley (5-6, 3.88) vs Edwin Jackson (6-6, 3.52) Thursday: Cole Hamels (11-5, 3.31) vs Ross Detwiler (5-4, 3.24) Broadcast Info Tuesday, … Continue reading Series Preview: at Washington Nationals

Five Teams to Watch In the Second Half

The second half is underway and there are a handful of teams looking to get back to the post season, some waiting longer than others. The National League features a pair of teams who find themselves shockingly in first place. Meanwhile, the American League has an early three-team race for the Wild Card with one … Continue reading Five Teams to Watch In the Second Half

Nats Reportedly DFA Lidge

According to Amanda Comak of the Washington Times, the Washington Nationals have designated right-handed reliever Brad Lidge for assignment. Comack added that nothing has been made official from the team yet but Lidge wasn’t included in today’s lineup card. UPDATE: It’s official. Lidge, 35, is struggling in 2012. In 11 games he’s 0-1 with a … Continue reading Nats Reportedly DFA Lidge