Girardi excited to be in Philadelphia to manage the Phillies

October 29, 2019

Sitting at a makeshift stage inside Pass and Stow in Citizens Bank Park, Joe Girardi cracked a smile as he told a story about asking former Phillies slugger Ryan Howard for an autograph for his son. Moments earlier he spoke fondly of former stars John Kruk and Darren Daulton. It was just one of several examples Girardi gave on Monday of his affection for Philadelphia while being introduced as the…

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Phillies fans have some thin skin, and Phils lose again to subpar team in Pirates

August 27, 2019

Embed from Getty ImagesHarper is the bright spot on this Phillies team late in the season All right, another night, another struggle for the Phillies. Before the game we anticipated that Sean Rodriguez would be getting booed for what he said about fans that were booing him for his performances in a Phillies uniform. Oh, yes, he did get the game winning walk-off HR for the win against the Pirates…

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Last night was thrilling one of the bright spots of the season

Embed from Getty Images The Phillies really looked as if they were going to drop the third and final game of the series with the Cubs, they were down 5-0 late in the game, and then they whittled away the lead. One in the 8th inning, and then a 6-spot included a Bryce Harper mega Grand Slam to walk-off the Cubs. I usually hang in with games like this, preferring…

August 16, 2019
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Franco walk-off gives Phillies a boost heading into tough series with Dodgers

July 15, 2019

It’s fitting that on a day where the Phillies celebrated one of their most prolific home run hitters that the club secures a win via a walk-off tater. Maikel Franco deposited a Matt Grace sinker into the seats in left to lift the Phillies to a much needed 4-3 win over the Nationals on Sunday afternoon at Citizens Bank Park as the organization celebrated the retirement of Ryan Howard. The…

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Walk-off win prepares Phils for Dodgers

Embed from Getty ImagesMaikel Franco has been coming through for the Phils, despite again a call that some others could do better at the position The Phillies couldn’t hold the lead again yesterday afternoon at CBP, the Nationals stormed back and tied the game by scoring 2-runs in the 7th inning, but the Phils and Maikel Franco was the hero of the day (again), as he hit the walk-off HR…

July 15, 2019
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After pitching through pain, Arrieta says, 'the group in here can do it' for Phillies – NBCSports.com

After pitching through pain, Arrieta says, ‘the group in here can do it’ for Phillies  NBCSports.com Washington Nationals rally late, but drop finale with Philadelphia Phillies on walk-off home run by Maikel Fr…  Federal Baseball On Ryan Howard’s Retirement Day, Maikel Franco Delivers Walk-Off Win For Phillies Over Nationals  CBS Philly Nationals can’t complete sweep, fall to Phillies on Maikel Franco’s walk-off homer  The Washington Post Nationals vs. Phillies odds, line: MLB predictions, picks…

July 15, 2019
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Phillies Honor Ryan Howard’s Retirement With Pre-game Ceremony Against Nationals – CBS Philly

Phillies Honor Ryan Howard’s Retirement With Pre-game Ceremony Against Nationals  CBS Philly PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Philadelphia Phillies honored another member of the 2008 World Series championship team. Former first baseman Ryan Howard … Phillies Honor Ryan Howard’s Retirement With Pre-game Ceremony Against Nationals – CBS Philly Author: From Feed: https://news.google.com/news/feeds?pz=1&cf=all&ned=us&hl=en&q=Philadelphia+Phillies&output=rss Powered by WPeMatico

July 15, 2019
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Be like Maik! Franco gives desperate Phillies some walk-off fun – NBCSports.com

Be like Maik! Franco gives desperate Phillies some walk-off fun  NBCSports.com Washington Nationals rally late, but drop finale with Philadelphia Phillies on walk-off home run by Maikel Fr…  Federal Baseball On Ryan Howard’s Retirement Day, Maikel Franco Delivers Walk-Off Win For Phillies Over Nationals  CBS Philly []Nationals can’t complete sweep, fall to Phillies on Maikel Franco’s walk-off homer  The Washington Post Nationals vs. Phillies odds, line: MLB predictions, picks for July 14 from model…

July 14, 2019
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Phillies Set To Honor Ryan Howard’s Retirement With Ceremony During Weekend Series Against Nationals – CBS Philly

Phillies Set To Honor Ryan Howard’s Retirement With Ceremony During Weekend Series Against Nationals  CBS Philly Another awful loss means Phils can no longer say they’d be in playoffs if season ended today  nbcsports.com Philadelphia Phillies Philes Vol 1.16: Drowning in mediocrity  Section 215 Washington Nationals’ lineup for today’s series finale with the Philadelphia Phillies  Federal Baseball Juan Soto’s two-run homer in the ninth stuns Phillies  The Washington Post View full coverage on Google News…

July 14, 2019
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Phils drop first two vs Washington, old habits continue

Embed from Getty ImagesFranco had another good game last night, as most of the Phils have been quiet so far The Phillies dropped the first two games since they have been back from the All-Star Game, last night it was the bullpen who couldn’t hang on in the 9th – Hector Neris with his 3rd blown save of the season. It couldn’t have come at a worse time for this…

July 14, 2019
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