Monthly Archives: May 2017

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New Phillies Talk Podcast: Phils Quick Trip to Miami with Matt Veasey

Memorial Day special podcast from Phillies Talk Podcast, scouting the Miami Marlins vs. Phillies series down in Florida, talking with Phillies blogger and baseball writer, Matt Veasey. Find Matt’s work here at and The Phillies will battle the Marlins for the worst record in baseball (which the Phillies do have as of tonight) can the Phils dig themselves […]

Phillies Talk Podcast: Cincinnati Reds Series Preview with Jason Barhorst, Reds blogger

It’s a celebration of sorts, the Phillies won today in extra innings to break a nasty losing streak. What a tough time it’s been for them for the past month or so. On this edition, I speak with Cincinnati Reds blogger, Jason Barhorst of about the Reds who are coming into town for a weekend series for Memorial Day. […]

Phils welcome in the Rockies

Embed from Getty Images Bud Black has something good going on with the Rockies in 2017 The good news is that the Phillies are now home from the disastrous road trip that they were on. They were losers of 17 of their last 21 games. They have been outscored by 30 runs total in all of those games, which if […]

New Phillies Talk Podcast: Staying Positive in Pittsburgh

It’s the Phillies Talk Podcast for May 18 2017. Things haven’t been going to well for the Phillies, but that’s no reason to frown. We’re right back talking baseball and this weekend it’s the Phillies vs. Pirates for the Battle for Pennsylvania! The show is joined by The Pirates Breakdown Radio, and Steve Kubitz, as he tells us how the […]

Would the Phillies be in first place, if the Phils didn’t have 9 blown saves

Embed from Getty Images Pete Mackanin doesn’t know who to turn to for saving a game for the Phillies, we need a quality closer I’m looking for the calculator, this morning the Phillies record is 14-21 which at first sight appears pretty appalling being that the baseball is about 6 weeks completed. I’ve read some tweets though from certain Phillies […]

New Phillies Talk Podcast: Mackanin is re-signed, bullpen solutions, and more! with Matthew Veasey

It’s time again to talk baseball on the Phillies Talk Podcast, joined with Phillies blogger and baseball writer, Matthew Veasey on this show. We’ll talk about the new extension for Pete Mackanin going through 2018, with an option for 2019… what to do with the Phillies bullpen… and offensive bright spots. The Phils are down in Washington DC, they have […]