May 312011
Phillies Runaround: Beat Nationals 5-4, Worley back to minors, more...

Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… Halladay has just enough to get by as Phillies beat Nationals 5-4 May 31 Camden Courier-Post: Roy Halladay was feeling the heat — both from the mid-90s temperatures and from the Washington Nationals, who had the tying run on third base [More…]

May 062011
Phillies top Nationals 7-3 behind Halladay and Ibanez

By Justin Adkins: It was the Roy and Raul show last night as the Phillies cruised to a 7-3 victory, sweeping the hapless Washington Nationals right out of Citizens Bank Park. The Ginger Express struck out 10 in seven innings, while Raul Ibanez continued to rebound from his recent 0-35 slump with a homer and three RBIs. The [More…]

May 052011
Phillies Runaround 05.05.11: Defeat Nationals 7-4, Romero, Herndon, Oswalt, more...

May 5: Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web.  Click the title for complete article… Worley looks like an ace in easy win May 5 Camden Courier-Post:  “Twice Vance Worley hopped off the mound thinking he’d thrown a fastball past Adam LaRoche for strike three. Each time, the pitch was called a ball. [More…]

May 042011
Ibanez breaks through, Hamels tosses gem in win over Nationals

May 4 “YOU ARE 39 years old. You have been hitting baseballs longer than some of your teammates have been driving cars, and you have been doing it at a damn high level. And then one day – poof. An 0-for-4 turns into an 0-for-8 turns into an 0-for-12. At first you are frustrated. [More…]

Lee dominates Nationals

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Apr 152011
Lee dominates Nationals

April 15 Camden Courier-Post: “Cliff Lee didn’t throw his curveball until the sixth inning Thursday. He didn’t have to. Lee’s fastball stayed down and had plenty of bite. His cutter kept the Nationals off-balance. For five innings he worked effortlessly through the Washington lineup. And then came the curve, and the Phillies’ lefty went from [More…]

Apr 142011
Halladay struggles in ninth, but closes out Phillies' win over Nationals

April 14 “Once it was all over, back in the visiting manager’s office at Nationals Park, Charlie Manuel reenacted the show much to his own delight. His visit to the mound in the ninth inning of Wednesday’s 3-2, dramatic Phillies win was nothing more than performance art. Click here for complete article… Click here [More…]

Werth, Nationals beat up on Blanton

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Apr 132011
Werth, Nationals beat up on Blanton

April 13 Camden Courier-Post: “The Phillies fans went to Nationals Park primarily to boo Jayson Werth. They did so every time a fly ball was hit to him in right field, and every time he came to the plate. It was their way of letting Werth know they didn’t appreciate him leaving the Phillies to [More…]

Sep 302010
Phillies' subs steal the show in win at Washington

September 30 Philadelphia Daily News: “During his daily question-and-answer session with reporters, Charlie Manuel was asked whether he thought about the impact of his decision-making in the waning days of the regular season. For the second straight night, the veteran manager announced a lineup that looked straight out of the Grapefruit League, with reserves like [More…]