Luis Garcia Has Become the Phillies Bullpen Workhorse

Luis Garcia was a great story back in 2013. He was a 26 year old who had been out of affiliated baseball for 2 full seasons, had barely pitched above low-A, and was working as a barber. After destroying three levels of the Phillies’ system, Garcia reached the majors in July. He had a hardContinue reading… Luis Garcia Has Become the Phillies Bullpen Workhorse Author: Matt Winkelman From Feed: http://crashburnalley.com/feed/…

April 26, 2018
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Nola Aces Bounceback Test

Since being called up from AAA Lehigh Valley to make his Major League debut back on July 21st of this season, Aaron Nola has made 10 starts for the Phillies. Only two of those qualify as “stinkers”, including the worst start of his burgeoning career last Wednesday in New York against the Mets. In that September 2nd […] Nola Aces Bounceback Test Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

September 9, 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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Phillies Bring Heat to Canada

The Phillies travelled across the international border to Canada, and brought with them baseball’s best record since the MLB All-Star break. After escaping with a 3-2 win over the host Toronto Blue Jays in the opener of this quick 2-game series at Rogers Centre, the club as now won 9 of 10 games since the […] Phillies Bring Heat to Canada Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

July 29, 2015
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Phillies Bats Explode for Late Win

The Phillies broke up a tie game, exploding for four runs in the bottom of the 8th, and held on for a 6-3 win over the visiting Miami Marlins in the opener of a 3-game weekend series at Citizens Bank Park. The late rally put an end to what had been a pitcher’s duel to that point, […] Phillies Bats Explode for Late Win Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by…

July 18, 2015
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Hamels Let Down Again in Phillies Victory

Once again the Phillies bats let down ace starting pitcher Cole Hamels, who pitched a gem. But for a rare time, it did not cost the lefty a loss. The Phils scored four times in the top of the 10th inning, salvaging a victory in the finale of their series at Turner Field with a […] Hamels Let Down Again in Phillies Victory Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered…

July 6, 2015
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Plenty of Fireworks, But Another Phils Loss

The Milwaukee Brewers, with the second-worst record in all of Major League Baseball, defeated the Phillies, the team with baseball’s worst overall record, by a score of 8-7 in 11 innings on Thursday night. The victory gave the Brew Crew a sweep of the four-game series, which pushes the Phillies “lead” in the race for the […] Plenty of Fireworks, But Another Phils Loss Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered…

July 3, 2015
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Williams Struggles Again

Phillies starting pitcher Jerome Williams produced the latest in a series of struggling efforts, and the bullpen allowed another late run. It all led to a 6-5 win for the defending World Series champion San Francisco Giants in the opener of a weekend series at Citizens Bank Park. Williams, who was the Giants 1st round […] Williams Struggles Again Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: http://thatballsouttahere.com/category/phillies/feed/ Powered by WPeMatico

June 6, 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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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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