Greinke Shows LA Hand: a Pair of Aces

One night after being shut out by Clayton Kershaw, the host Los Angeles Dodgers showed that their hand contains a 2nd ace in Zack Greinke. The righty half of that tandem, Greinke followed up by shutting out the Phillies last night, 6-0 at Dodger Stadium. Greinke (8-2) allowed just one hit, striking out 8 and walking no […] Greinke Shows LA Hand: a Pair of Aces Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/…

July 10, 2015
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Phillies and Nationals Split Rare Double Dip

Thanks to torrential day-long rains on Saturday, the Phillies and Washington Nationals took part in a rare doubleheader on Sunday afternoon at Citizens Bank Park. The two teams ended up splitting, with the Nats taking the opener by 3-2, and the Phils taking the 2nd game by an 8-5 margin.. In the opener win for […] Phillies and Nationals Split Rare Double Dip Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered…

June 28, 2015
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Series Preview: Giants at Phillies

After picking up a series win against the Reds with two comeback walkoffs, the Phillies (21-34) now gear up for a 3-game weekend series with the defending World Series champion San Francisco Giants (30-25), who were just feted at the White House on Thursday in honor of last year’s title. The Giants are currently mired […] Series Preview: Giants at Phillies Author: David Mosemann From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

June 6, 2015
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Forgettable Memorial Day in Big Apple

On a sunny, windy Memorial Day afternoon in the Big Apple, the Phillies lost a 6-3 decision to the host New York Mets. It was the Phils 4th loss in 6 games following the 6-game win streak that raised false hope among some in the fan base. Bartolo Colon (7-3), the portly 42-year old pitching in his […] Forgettable Memorial Day in Big Apple Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by…

May 25, 2015
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Phillies Rock Colorado

The Phillies put runs on the board early and then cruised to their 7th win in the last 8 games, taking a 4-2 decision from the host Colorado Rockies on a cold Wednesday night at Coors Field in Denver. 22-year old rookie Severino Gonzalez, recalled from AAA Lehigh Valley and pressed into action once again […] Phillies Rock Colorado Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

May 21, 2015
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Series Preview: Phillies at Rockies

The suddenly Fightin’ Phils ride a 5-game winning streak into Denver to take on the struggling Colorado Rockies in a 4-game set at Coors Field. Colorado earned a series split with the LA Dodgers this weekend after losing 11 in a row. They currently sit in fifth place in the NL West, a distant 9.5 games […] Series Preview: Phillies at Rockies Author: David Mosemann From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

May 18, 2015
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Phillies Can’t Lose ‘Em All

There seem to be some fans of the Philadelphia Phillies (9-17) who were starting to actually believe that the club was not going to win another game in the 2015 season. Today’s 6-2 win over the host Miami Marlins (12-13) demonstrated to them that is not possible. Even in a likely worst-case season, the Phils […] Phillies Can’t Lose ‘Em All Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

May 3, 2015
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Series Preview: Phillies at Marlins

After losing 3 of 4 in Saint Louis to the Cardinals, the Phillies (8-15) head to Miami to take on the rising Miami Marlins (10-12). After going 3-11 to start the season, Miami is one of baseball’s hottest teams, putting together a fantastic 7-1 stretch. The Marlins’ string of luck doesn’t end with on-field results. Their […] Series Preview: Phillies at Marlins Author: David Mosemann From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

May 1, 2015
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Phillies Rookie Battered by Cardinals

The Phillies (8-13) called up 22-year old Severino Gonzalez to make his MLB debut tonight in Saint Louis vs the host Cardinals (13-6), hoping that the AAA strike-thrower could give the club a quality 5-6 innings and keep them in the ball game. He didn’t. The Cards rocked Gonzalez for 7 earned runs on 10 […] Phillies Rookie Battered by Cardinals Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

April 28, 2015
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Who is Severino Gonzalez?

The Phillies have called up 22-year old righthander Severino Gonzalez to take a turn in their starting rotation tonight, perhaps leading a number of Phils fans to wonder just who is this kid, the youngest to make a start for the team in nearly a decade? The quick, easy answer is that he was pitching […] Who is Severino Gonzalez? Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

April 28, 2015
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