Decision day for the Phillies when it comes to four players

Hey, it’s deadline day for players eligible for salary arbitration. via GIPHY That means the Phillies have to decide what to do with Freddy Galvis, Cesar Hernandez, Jeanmar Gomez and Cody Asche. So what are the chances each player gets a contract. Freddy GalvisLook, Freddy drives me nuts. I know, I know. He plays great defense and he hit 20 homers. But, by god, remember how fans would go nuts…

December 2, 2016
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Phillies Host Cubs: Series Preview

The Phillies welcome the Chicago Cubs into Citizens Bank Park for a 4-game weekend series, which was set to begin on Thursday night. I know this for two reasons. First, I know this because it’s on the official schedule. But I also have first-hand knowledge as well. You see, my wife and I were sitting […] Phillies Host Cubs: Series Preview Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

September 11, 2015
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Lowly Phillies Sink to New Depth

Fans of the Philadelphia Phillies have known since before the season even began that their favorite ball club was not going to contend in the 2015 season. But this lowly season sank to new depths in an 8-2 defeat on Wednesday at the hands of the visiting Atlanta Braves. This latest loss dropped the Phils […] Lowly Phillies Sink to New Depth Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by…

September 10, 2015
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Bad Bosox Sweep Worse Phillies

The Boston Red Sox are bad, but this weekend they welcomed the Philadelphia Phillies to town. The Phillies are worse, and that played out at Fenway Park as the host Bosox swept the 3-game series, wrapping it up with a 6-2 win on Sunday afternoon. Despite the sweep, the Red Sox remain in last place […] Bad Bosox Sweep Worse Phillies Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

September 6, 2015
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Morgan Wins Battle of Rookie Pitchers

The Phillies defeated the visiting San Diego Padres for a 2nd consecutive night, this time riding a strong performance from rookie lefty starter Adam Morgan to a 4-3 win at Citizens Bank Park. Morgan (5-4) went 6 innings, allowing just 4 hits while striking out 3 and walking no one. He allowed a pair of […] Morgan Wins Battle of Rookie Pitchers Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by…

August 30, 2015
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Nola Shuts Down Padres

Rookie starting pitcher Aaron Nola tossed a gem in the opener of a 3-game weekend series with the visiting San Diego Padres at Citizens Bank Park, leading the Phillies to a 7-1 victory. Nola continued his outstanding work since being called up from AAA Lehigh Valley in mid-July. He raised his record to 5-1, lowering […] Nola Shuts Down Padres Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

August 29, 2015
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Mets Continue Domination of Phillies

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies. It’s an old joke, I know. For fans of the Fightin’ Phils, it’s getting to be an old, tired joke. Unfortunately, it’s one that shows no signs of getting old for the comedians in blue and orange, who keep […] Mets Continue Domination of Phillies Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

August 27, 2015
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Mets Beat Phillies. Again.

The visiting New York Mets made themselves at home again on Tuesday night at Citizens Bank Park in South Philly, taking a 6-5 decision from the host Phillies. It marks the Mets 7th consecutive win over the Phils, and their 9th in 10 meetings this season between the two teams. Since the Phillies took back-to-back […] Mets Beat Phillies. Again. Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

August 26, 2015
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Eickhoff Stars in MLB Debut

In the 2nd game of their 4-gamer in Miami, the Phillies sent rookie Jerad Eickhoff to the mound. The 24-year old, acquired in last month’s Cole Hamels deal with Texas, was the 13th different starting pitcher used by the club in this season of change. He was also the 5th of those to take the […] Eickhoff Stars in MLB Debut Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

August 22, 2015
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Fish Fry Williams, Hold Off Phils Rally

The Miami Marlins built up an 8-1 lead against Phillies’ starting pitcher Jerome Williams after just two innings, then held off a furious rally by the visitors for a 9-7 win at Marlins Park. Williams (4-9) showed no signs of the competent starting pitcher who had shown up on the mound in his last three […] Fish Fry Williams, Hold Off Phils Rally Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered…

August 21, 2015
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