Feb 242012
 
Breaking Down the 2012 Phillies: Pitching - The Rotation

Last year the Phillies were going to make history with the greatest rotation in recent baseball history. They did make history as the team won more games than any other Phillies team in history but they also made history as the first team with the greatest rotation to be knocked out in the first round [More…]

Jun 102011
 
Phillies Runaround: Lose 4-3 in extras, No trades likely, Hamels, Blanton, more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around around the web.  Click title for complete article… Phils’ offense stalls again in 11-inning loss to Cubs June 10 CSN Philly: Strangely, the only ball to go into the outfield during Thursday night’s game-breaking 11th inning was thrown there by pitcher David Herndon. It was a harmless moment [More…]

May 182011
 
Phillies Runaround: Oswalt looks good, Phils lose anyway, more...

Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… Roy Oswalt effective, but Cardinals win May 18 Wilmington News Journal: Roy Oswalt answered the questions in advance of his first start in three weeks with the same nonchalant confidence he brings to the pitcher’s mound.  He had been on the [More…]

May 152011
 

Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… Blunders, no punch lead to ugly loss for Phillies May 15 Wilmington News Journal: “Charlie Manuel shook his head, reaching one arm out to his left, the other to his right, haphazardly estimating the expansive distance by which he believed Jimmy [More…]

May 112011
 

Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web.  Click title for compelte article… Halladay loses showdown with Johnson May 11 Camden Courier-Post: “Jimmy Rollins knew when he trotted down the first-base line in the second inning that he’d missed his shot.  The Phillies had loaded the bases with no one out, but they failed [More…]

May 102011
 

Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… Blanton gets win for Phils, but elbow still ‘cranky’ May 10 csnphilly.com: MIAMI – Joe Blanton was given three chances to say something that resembled any of the following:  Physically, I felt great.  My elbow problems are behind me.  I’m 100 [More…]

Howard’s double lifts Phils in 11th

 Posted by at 11:18 am
Apr 242011
 
Howard's double lifts Phils in 11th

April 24 Philly.com: “The 11th inning at Petco Park on Saturday night brought this sight: Ryan Howard standing in the on-deck circle watching the San Diego Padres intentionally walk Jimmy Rollins. Yes, the opposition was intentionally walking someone to face Ryan Howard. Click here for complete article… Click here to Comment and Discuss on the [More…]

Apr 192011
 
Silent bats, Kendrick's 12th inning doom Phillies in loss to Brewers

April 19 Philly.com: “The first four pitches Kyle Kendrick threw in the 12th inning were balls. The Milwaukee Brewers attempted to give him a free out with a bunt and Kendrick threw it into right field. The first out he recorded was caught 403 feet away from home plate, prompting mock cheers as the Brewers [More…]