Giants Hammer Hamels

The pressure of trying to compete with zero support from teammates seemed to finally get to Cole Hamels last night, as the Phillies ace and relentless trade speculation target was driven to an early shower by the defending World Series champion San Francisco Giants. The GMen got to Hamels for 9 earned runs on 12 […] Giants Hammer Hamels Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

July 11, 2015
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Braves Tomahawk Correia, Phillies

The host Atlanta Braves used the occasion of the 4th of July to set off some fireworks of their own on the field, exploding for four first-inning runs and then rocketing to a 9-5 victory over the Phillies. Phils’ starter Kevin Correia was tomahawked by the Braves to the tune of 9 earned runs on […] Braves Tomahawk Correia, Phillies Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

July 5, 2015
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Franco Bombs the Bronx

The New York Yankees hadn’t seen much of Phillies rookie 3rd baseman Maikel Franco before tonight. After his performance in tonight’s 10-4 Phils victory at Yankee Stadium, they hope to never see him again. Franco went 4-5 with 2 homers, 5 rbi, and 3 runs scored to front a Phillies attack that scored in double […] Franco Bombs the Bronx Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

June 22, 2015
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Phillies Win as Odds Catch Up to O’s

There’s an old saying in sports that goes something like “ya can’t win ’em all”, and thankfully for the Phillies, the reverse is also true: you can’t lose ’em all. At least not in baseball, where over the course of 162 games, even the worst teams of all-time have won more than 1/3 of their […] Phillies Win as Odds Catch Up to O’s Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/…

June 18, 2015
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Reds Win Call and Game, Phillies Out at Home

The Cincinnati Reds avoided a sweep at Citizens Bank Park, keying off a huge “challenge” play involving the home plate collision rule and seizing a 6-4 victory over the Phillies. Aaron Harang (4-6) took the loss for the Phils in a rare poor outing for him this season. Harang yielded 5 earned runs on 6 […] Reds Win Call and Game, Phillies Out at Home Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed:…

June 5, 2015
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Rocky Start to Phillies Homestand

The Colorado Rockies received another strong starting pitching performance from a young hurler, taking their 2nd straight in this weekend series from the Phillies by a 5-2 margin this afternoon at Citizens Bank Park. It was the Phillies 6th straight loss, their 9th in 11 games. This time it was 24-year old Eddie Butler who […] Rocky Start to Phillies Homestand Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

May 30, 2015
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Mets Sweep Struggling Phillies

The New York Mets road a strong performance from rookie pitcher Noah Syndergaard, both on the mound and at the plate, to a 7-0 victory and a series sweep of the Phillies at Citi Field. Syndergaard (2-2) tossed 7.1 dominating innings, scattering 6 hits while striking out 6 and walking none. Meanwhile, at the plate […] Mets Sweep Struggling Phillies Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

May 27, 2015
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Nationals Hold Off Phillies to Take Series

The host Washington Nationals got a big afternoon from ex-Phillies pitcher Gio Gonzalez, and topped the Fightins by 4-1 to gain a victory in the weekend series at Nationals Park. Gonzalez (4-2) lasted 6.1 innings, yielding 7 hits while striking out 7 and walking just one batter. He was followed to the mound by a […] Nationals Hold Off Phillies to Take Series Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered…

May 25, 2015
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Phillies Bullpen Collapses in Defeat

The Phillies (6-12) played two games tonight, or at least it appeared that way. Unfortunately for them, there was just one true outcome. After getting a brilliant start from David Buchanan and taking a 2-0 lead into the top of the 7th, the bullpen collapsed in the late innings, surrendering the lead and resulting in […] Phillies Bullpen Collapses in Defeat Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

April 25, 2015
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Phillies Proving Perfect Tonic for What Ails Nats

The host Washington Nationals are beginning to look like the team that everyone predicted would win the NL East easily, and the Phillies are proving to be the perfect tonic for what was ailing the previously struggling D.C.-based club. The Nats whipped the Phils by 7-2 on Friday night, sending the already beaten and demoralized […] Phillies Proving Perfect Tonic for What Ails Nats Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/…

April 17, 2015
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