Yearly Archives: 2018

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Phillies find themselves in a tough spot lately

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’p6hBR7TCTEpoJIIaHOxwCQ’,sig:’Zr-xQ8lbaxsHggxY7u5bZKKzhsRJn2WA1oO4VnrCHr4=’,w:’594px’,h:’396px’,items:’970467544′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); Can the Phils get back to the winning that they have experienced just a few weeks ago? The past 14 days for the Phillies have been a very rough time for this talented team. The team finds itself in a losing way. They came into Sunday’s game against Milwaukee losing their last […]

Phils embark on one of the longest road trips of the year

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’nujDPkCxRTB0afWN97sEmg’,sig:’698LeCI3RLcxKiGToXsGxUsz-cQ8jTpJs7YACk0Aoq4=’,w:’594px’,h:’423px’,items:’963124064′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); This Dodgers team for 2018 was picked by many to do really well, that hasn’t worked out too well yet for them  A West Coast road trip is usually a long one, and this road trip that the Phillies are on even has a stop in Chicago to visit the Cubs after […]

Phillies take over first place on Memorial Day Weekend 2018

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’UomQ3m26TV9l25tswcErdg’,sig:’g5c0xKWGaiNfYHgtFTASv1UuIm5aKiybRpsG53OmDBA=’,w:’594px’,h:’390px’,items:’962824430′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); A huddle for first place, the Phils have finally won a game that takes them into first place To hear the words, Phillies and first place in the same sentence is something that the fans of this team have been thinking about for many years now. The World Series win was an […]

Phillies are starting to associate themselves with winning

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’F78kkTuVTZ1NF4Uf1b_t3g’,sig:’AnSgL1nZ9XhLPMcgY7FeeKXfOO72V4eTmnWUJA3qU3o=’,w:’594px’,h:’396px’,items:’959291440′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); The Cardinals are going back home to face the Phillies after a victory today in Minnesota The Phillies managed to play in Baltimore today despite a threat of rain and the washout from last night that will be made up on July 12th. More than play today in Balto, the Phillies managed […]

Phillies to play Orioles in brief 2 game series

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’ed54O-HISmxOrMKRLz3Pyg’,sig:’gDDIGahh5iMB-2Hgm229TiLJ8uY3XHOmAkg_VkphTjM=’,w:’594px’,h:’396px’,items:’958148712′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); The Orioles are coming off a big 17-1 win over the Tampa Bay Rays in Baltimore on Sunday. On Tuesday, the Phillies will play the Baltimore Orioles in a 2-game series down in Baltimore and then in July, the Orioles will travel up to Philadelphia for another brief 2-game series on July […]

Tough loss to Mets with Neris in the 9th

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’8Ao45PbHT15ruxTEhHky3A’,sig:’ayP2UY_EFgwK222kU00WTxIid0upqp8gkF74jV5Vvb8=’,w:’594px’,h:’418px’,items:’957526068′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); Jake Arrieta had a good game against the Mets, the Phils could only put 1-run up on the board the whole game This moment last night looked almost too easy, the Phillies clinging to a 1-0 lead going into the 9th inning and the Phils closer, Hector Neris on the mound. The […]

Phillies gliding along at home best home record in NL

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’ctiGhFrnRTNvH6ySc7VNYw’,sig:’d-tAawwyiC4OTHo6iqqCYFIuumrSaHI1VxUoufYL-go=’,w:’594px’,h:’392px’,items:’956678872′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); The Phillies have shown a potent offense with Maikel Franco, Odubel Herrera, and now Carlos Santana seems to have caught fire as well The best home record in the NL? No, we couldn’t be mentioning that and the Phillies in the same breath. It’s true though, the Phillies are the current owners […]

Phillies needed a win in Florida and delivered

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’dKHjf67fQr9-9apghwZZkw’,sig:’LvBA-5tr-J9ecAv-1NQKV714IeUZHFjN2aaQ8CmCVDM=’,w:’594px’,h:’396px’,items:’954006216′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); When is the last time we heard, ‘The Phillies need a win’? Chances are we haven’t heard this in reference to them and a NL East race in quite some time. That was the phrase that was being repeated by many though yesterday before the game in Miami that saw the Miami […]

Phils face Diamondbacks on MLB Live on Facebook Watch exclusively

The Phillies have now played exclusively on Facebook Watch for the 2nd time of only the 4th episode that Facebook has broadcast exclusively this year. The announcers were Scott Braun, Eric Byrnes, and Ben Davis. It was an early 1:05 PM business person’s special today at Citizens Bank Park. Unfortunately, the Phils didn’t play all that well today behind the […]

Arrieta strong on a cold night

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’RbZslZZMQ81ljWFU5YC4bg’,sig:’vnZgTgtOJpSlhxeGJqClV1vW3Z6jeJRtmnEIkJiJuhM=’,w:’396px’,h:’594px’,items:’948888518′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); Arrieta may be use to the chilly nights in Chicago, the way it looked last night at CBP Jake Arrieta earned his 2nd win in a Phillies uniform (last night it was the throwback uni!) behind a 10 strikeout night and 9 hits by the Phillies leading to a lopsided 7-0 victory […]

Hoskins is coming through for Phillies early so far

Good morning! #BeBold Hoskins’ go-ahead two-run double Sent with @MLB At Bat https://t.co/EEM2IaKGRX — Andrea ⚾️🐘 (@AndreaNimchuk) April 18, 2018 Rhys Hoskins badly wanted one more at-bat last night to redeem himself in Atlanta. He got it. His #Phillies teammates had a feeling he’d deliver. He did. https://t.co/tNmDwPaSZc — Todd Zolecki (@ToddZolecki) April 18, 2018 The game in Atlanta last […]

Phillies have to find that winning mentality

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’4yHNbjpsSq94o4gRlekwJQ’,sig:’8oyQszN0E3rQB1t9Uyo92JAj1PxKt_iyFEWIAUFIH-s=’,w:’594px’,h:’395px’,items:’947254724′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); Odubel hit a HR for the Phils last night, but he got some attention for things he didn’t do right Watching the game last night, we once again saw a good game by the Phillies. The team just couldn’t catch up to Julio Teheran, who had a good command of his pitches, […]

Test coming for Phillies in Atlanta

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’4sBjt0pgRBZN9myKdp9aTg’,sig:’l7i-8K6HKBcNjWP55O_9-oS85D_1uV4TR8ZFi_6swL8=’,w:’392px’,h:’594px’,items:’946657302′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); The Phillies will face a much better team in Atlanta than the previous 2 teams they’ve faced The Phillies have have performed extremely well and a past 2 weeks but their opponents haven’t been that good, so it is hard to tell whether the Phillies were playing extra good or just good […]

Latest Phillies Talk Podcast – First Full Week of the Season

FightinPhillies.com’s Rich Baxter is talking with Matt Veasey from MattVeasey.com about the first full week of the season. Jake Arrieta makes his first start, and of course Gabe Kapler’s couple of bad moves early on in the season. We’re talking about Phillies fans in England, and a whole lot more! Check out the UK Phillies fan on twitter his handle […]