Phils Baffled By Knuckler Again

The amazing story of R.A. Dickey is definitely one worth reading (shameless Dickey autobiography plug). That story, circa 2012, makes its first trip to Philadelphia of the season and he made his presence known with that flutter ball of his. Dickey used his knuckleball effectively through seven innings, shutting down the Phillies in the Mets … Continue reading Phils Baffled By Knuckler Again

Mets sweep in doubleheader

The Phillies losing streak dropped to eight games, a feat they haven’t managed since the 2000 Phillies. Yea, this streak is on par with THAT era of Phillies baseball. The Mets jumped all over a five-run 3rd inning in which all five runs were unearned thanks to a Hunter Pence error and the Mets went … Continue reading Mets sweep in doubleheader

Phils open 2nd half with bang

The Phillies took a five-day hiatus with the All-Star Break. But the layoff didn’t seem to phase John Mayberry, Jr. The 27-year-old, fresh off a four-RBI day last Sunday, drove in five runs in the Phils 7-2 win over the Mets to start the second half of the season. Mayberry is trying to keep himself … Continue reading Phils open 2nd half with bang