Take two

Wasn’t a lot better than the first one. The Phils fell to Toronto for the second straight day this afternoon, losing 7-5. Cliff Lee started the game, coming off of a 2013 campaign in which he was the best Phillie by a wide margin. He went two innings in the game, allowing a run on two hits while striking out three. He allowed a run on back-to-back doubles to righties…

February 27, 2014
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Bobby Abreu happy to be back with Phils

Your browser does not support iframes. Abreu talks about his new role with the Phillies in 2014 Bobby Abreu made his debut as a Phillie for 2014 yesterday and did what you want to do in a training game and that is see a lot of pitches. Abreu was being selective and he had to walks to show for it in his first game in a Phillies uniform since 2005…

February 27, 2014
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First thud

The Phillies played their first official spring game today, falling 4-3 to Toronto in a game called due to rain after the top of the seventh. Roberto Hernandez started the game, seeing his first action for the Phils having thrown to a 5.03 ERA over his last 146 appearances in regular season action. He went two innings, allowing two runs on four hits and no walks. Jose Bautista hit a…

February 26, 2014
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