Monthly Archives: August 2019

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Mets trounce Phils at home

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’LvkjwvltRAVmj_QHjWKgvw’,sig:’yM1QY7_p3Al5uKY0ghVVG2Hqv45meTtqjHT0flw5JGQ=’,w:’594px’,h:’396px’,items:’1164954102′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); The Phillies try to score, it looked if Dickerson had snuck his hand in before being tagged out, but even after replay the runner was ruled out Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’a2-sHhEiTANeSfCbsjresA’,sig:’BfJCAOVBVvEAXY8rMzT841ncW5Imy9QchMf-NlBiJgY=’,w:’594px’,h:’396px’,items:’1164951448′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); Nola pitches very well but the Phillies offense couldn’t do much on offense early in the game […]

Phillies push past Pirates 12-3 and NY Mets in for the weekend

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’bGOnDE8eTCxfXcCH70TsLQ’,sig:’prxozBdvWlr1-4vEocHcgVFl1woc_TgR6qPd6oz6HH8=’,w:’396px’,h:’594px’,items:’1170823131′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); Is Rhys back? He showed some improvement last night at the plate The Phillies finished the series with the Pittsburgh Pirates strong, with a 12-3 win last night. The team finally scored some runners in scoring position, as you can see by the stat 8-22 with RISP, the Phils could have scored […]

Phillies fans have some thin skin, and Phils lose again to subpar team in Pirates

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’r3mGdmMqTBtEkPUjfrBViQ’,sig:’54VjwveIkycU1k1apzx81yZpbAPm6gNZG3GrmU402YE=’,w:’594px’,h:’396px’,items:’1164418136′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); Harper is the bright spot on this Phillies team late in the season All right, another night, another struggle for the Phillies. Before the game we anticipated that Sean Rodriguez would be getting booed for what he said about fans that were booing him for his performances in a Phillies uniform. Oh, […]

Sunday loss at Miami by Phils thankfully closes the book on Players Weekend

This weekend will go down in MLB history, or infamy. The worst uniforms in storied annals of sport. — Oldsmobile442 (@tremdog72) August 26, 2019 It sounds like so much fun, Player’s Weekend. What happened next was all throughout the MLB baseball world fans complained loudly at what they were seeing the teams wearing. One team in all white, one team […]

Phils get embarrassed in Miami by the score of 19-11

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’9i5geGIsTghjIcETrYglmg’,sig:’sRkhjc0nZ5Xc9yJS39MyN5zQw3bwxt_Gip9VJE8ItHo=’,w:’594px’,h:’411px’,items:’1163412347′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); 19 runs later the Phillies lose in what were the worst uniforms I’ve ever seen two teams wear for a game and surprise, it’s all weekend? What is the MLB coming to? I don’t know what it is about the Miami air, but the Phillies just can’t seem to beat a team […]

Phils swept Boston, but can they beat the Marlins?

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’fEmS5TYrSFFK1u06UGTX8w’,sig:’XpSCHSHUbamcWvaLT-DInunGKhcbt_4K6Mdeh0Sx3w8=’,w:’594px’,h:’396px’,items:’1169471115′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); Neris celebrates another great outing on Wednesday night in Boston The Phillies have done something they hadn’t done in 19 years on Wednesday night, that is sweep Boston in a series… Well, it was a short two game series, but that’s a long time to go without being able to sweep a […]

Phils and Boston tangle at Fenway later tonight

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’qXfW8yJeTrJnjcLT675coQ’,sig:’yn3CBQeVDz9uzc4yBOYTz_ZAd69X4xudn73Uo5KFmwM=’,w:’594px’,h:’396px’,items:’1162567756′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); Rafael Devers was the hero of the day for the Red Sox on Sunday at Fenway, hopefully the Red Sox will be cooled off for the series with the Phillies The Boston Red Sox aren’t doing that bad this year, Gabe Kapler would agree that he would probably be proud of the […]

Phillies look for series win vs Padres at 1:05 PM

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’1It5W7KzRNJjXGqT0PVUTA’,sig:’dC600BURBVo-oroNuXXfDrvoB1QI2nhZgvjzJFQ1hO4=’,w:’594px’,h:’389px’,items:’1162222969′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); Eflin didn’t look that sharp last night, the Padres had 7 H in 3.2 Innings The Phillies couldn’t continue the winning streak last night, there was no late inning heroics last night. In this one the Phillies had a 3-0 lead up to half way through this game, but pitching couldn’t hold […]

Last night was thrilling one of the bright spots of the season

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’bxS4n7NUQDNJyW5VgF4emA’,sig:’ShZPvLPKHKh0VDi09_S7pgUVN3Dg5-7B48aL3TaSfFo=’,w:’594px’,h:’396px’,items:’1161847664′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); The Phillies really looked as if they were going to drop the third and final game of the series with the Cubs, they were down 5-0 late in the game, and then they whittled away the lead. One in the 8th inning, and then a 6-spot included a Bryce Harper mega Grand […]

Phils get offense in gear now that Charlie is here

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’jm0HCQ9DQeBlGX4Dm6-szA’,sig:’A3Hae4OggqdKch0C-C5qXvlJaqe8LvMn8g3sNFCg9w8=’,w:’594px’,h:’396px’,items:’1161659209′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); Bryce is heating up for the Phils at the plate You had to figure the Phillies were due for an offensive explosion, this team has been not putting runs up on the board lately, so last night was a polar opposite from where they were. The Phils went out and scored 11 […]

Phils win first game of series with Cubs, Manuel is hitting coach

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’88lGslxBQl5sUsY_Agn-IQ’,sig:’5UeNPiTzwlRg5Y1OSnVEHdSk23sisaPxOThGm8QECXM=’,w:’594px’,h:’396px’,items:’1161514959′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); J.T. Realmuto is the bright spot in the Phillies offense a lot, last night, again he was the catalyst The good news is the Phillies won last night. The team played a lot better than we’ve seen in the last couple games, they still stumbled with RISP, which they have been doing […]

Fixing the Phillies – The latest Phillies Talk Podcast

It’s the longest running independent show talking Phillies baseball, started way back around the time that podcasting started. This edition myself and Matt Veasey from MatthewVeasey.com talk about what has happened to this team this year, and how to fix the team. What lies ahead for this team, can they turn it around still? We talk about the ’09 Team […]

It’s a reoccuring theme: How do you fix the Phillies

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’O77OiFNSRKtvqZtbTheBJQ’,sig:’7YghaVlPcqIhiQFZc4QrztLn5ZY6l2U61HYMaj5j72Y=’,w:’594px’,h:’396px’,items:’1167272998′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); It’s been that kind of season for Vince Velasquez, but the Phils keep faith in this pitcher Much has been written and said in the last couple weeks with the Phillies and their problems: 1. Lack of offense 2. Lack of winning 3. Inconsistant pitching 4. Lack of hustle sometimes What can […]

Phillies silent in San Fran – only get 1 hit in loss

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’iTyHCUz1SqpK-MdVZrkXfQ’,sig:’WeU5_LPBpkfbdWBg1d2_NVRtXaSMxeOGPjoenRt_cio=’,w:’594px’,h:’401px’,items:’1166909172,543503038′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); Bumgarner earned his stripe as the Giants best pitcher last night, shutting down the Phillies The Phillies were in San Francisco tonight, and yes, the offense has again deserted this team. Last night’s game wasn’t on TV, it was only being broadcast on Youtube on the internet. The game was entertaining to […]