Feb 082012
 
Breaking Down the 2012 Phillies - The Infield: First Base

The Infield When the Phillies were a World Series team, their infield was one of the biggest reasons why. It was not just that they had a very good offensive infield with very good power in all four spots, but defensively they were also very good at the three key defense spots of shortstop, third [More…]

Jul 242011
 
Phillies Runaround: Beat Padres 8-6; Beltran rumors; Gillick; Thome; more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Howard comes off bench to help Phillies top Padres July 24 CSN Philly Ryan Howard had been swinging too fast during a 2-for-25 skid, so he started Saturday’s game against San Diego on Charlie Manuel’s bench.  “Not giving myself a [More…]

Jul 022011
 
Phillies Runaround: Beat Jays 7-6 on Howard hit, Hamels, more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Phillies rally to beat Jays July 2 Wilmington News Journal: The slugfests have become rare, where the Phillies have to keep scoring in order to win.  Part of that, of course, is because their starting pitching has been so dominant. [More…]

Jun 162011
 
Phillies Runaround: Sweep doubleheader, Hamels back fine and will make next start, more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… Kendrick kickstarts Phillies’ sweep of Marlins June 16 Allentown Morning Call: Kyle Kendrick was sitting on his couch watching college football on TV last December when he heard the news of the Phillies signing Cliff Lee.  Kendrick knew that likely [More…]

May 292011
 

Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… Utley, Phillies come from behind to top Mets May 29 CSN Philly: Don’t think for a second that these Phillies are easy to figure out. Just when it looks like the percentages are tilted the other way and it’s going to [More…]

May 162011
 

Philadelphia Phillies news and articles from around the web.  Click title for each article… Braves slugger Uggla beats Halladay, Phillies May 16 Philly.com: “You can’t beat teams that you don’t play, and the Phillies are doing a pretty good job of beating the ones that they do, so do not mistake this for an invalidation [More…]

Howard’s double lifts Phils in 11th

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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…]

Mar 052011
 
Ryan Howard, Wilson Valdez lead Phillies to 7-4 victory over Pirates

By Justin Adkins: On Friday, the Phillies defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-4.  The victory brought the Phillies spring record to 4-3. Slugger Ryan Howard picked up his first spring home run as well as a couple RBIs.  Starter Joe Blanton gave up two runs on four hits over 3 2/3 innings.  His most impressive accomplishment of the day was [More…]