Howard's substitution sets off wild chain of events at Opener

Embed from Getty Images The scene yesterday for the home opener for the 134th season of Phillies baseball The Phillies were poised to do something great on Opening Day at Philadelphia. You couldn’t have asked for anything better, Phils down 3-2, the bases loaded, and Ryan Howard up to bat. The Padres put in a left-handed reliever and Ryan Howard was pulled from the game. That was the first really…

April 12, 2016