Sandberg Resigns. What Next For Phillies?

“This is a difficult day, a challenging day, and a tough day for myself. But I am stepping down as the manager of the Philadelphia Phillies.” With that fairly simple, straight-forward statement, Ryne Sandberg resigned his position as the skipper of the Phillies. He leaves the team having guided them to an overall 119-149 record […] Sandberg Resigns. What Next For Phillies? Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by…

June 26, 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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Phillies Power Past Giants

The Phillies parlayed an outstanding all-around team effort, including a couple of key homeruns and performances off the bench and out of the bullpen, to beat the San Francisco Giants 6-4 on Sunday afternoon at Citizens Bank Park. The victory allowed the team to avoid a sweep in the weekend series, and concluded their 9-game homestand […] Phillies Power Past Giants Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

June 7, 2015
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Franco Overpowers Chapman, Phils Rally Again

Phillies’ rookie 3rd baseman Maikel Franco turned around a fastball from Reds’ closer Aroldis Chapman for a dramatic, game-tying 3-run 9th inning homerun, and the Phils went on to a 5-4 victory over visiting Cincinnati on a chilly Wednesday night in early June at Citizens Bank Park. Up until that 9th inning, there was very little to […] Franco Overpowers Chapman, Phils Rally Again Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by…

June 4, 2015
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Fightin’ Phils Battle ALS

The Philadelphia Phillies bill their annual “Phillies Phestival” as a “fun-filled autograph and auction party for all ages”, and this year’s event will take place this evening at Citizens Bank Park on what is an open date in the Phils MLB schedule. The goal of the Phestival is to raise funds to help battle the […] Fightin’ Phils Battle ALS Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

June 1, 2015
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Bettis Bests Phillies Bats

Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Chad Bettis took a perfect game into the 7th, a no-hitter into the 8th, and in the end beat the host Phillies 4-1 in a pitching gem to open a 3-game weekend series at Citizens Bank Park. Bettis retired the first 18 Phillies batters until shortstop Troy Tulowitzki, the offensive hero […] Bettis Bests Phillies Bats Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

May 30, 2015
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Howard Dropped to 7th in Phillies Order

The lineups are out for tonight’s opener in the Phillies 4-game set in Washington, D.C. against the defending division champion Nationals, and for the first time in almost a decade, Ryan Howard will be hitting in a spot lower than 5th in their batting order. Ryan Howard is slated to bat 7th in the @Phillies […] Howard Dropped to 7th in Phillies Order Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered…

April 16, 2015
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