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Photo by Ben Green/Getty ImagesLet’s try this again The Phillies will look to grab a game today against the Giants, hopefully bringing their gloves to the game today. Here are the lineups. For the Phillies: West Coast Nols. :...
Photo by John McCoy/Icon Sportswire via Getty ImagesSegura is likely to miss three weeks after suffering a groin strain. Phillies second baseman Jean Segura will miss about three weeks with a grade 1 groin strain that he suffered on...
John Hefti-USA TODAY SportsThe two banes of the team’s existence showed up Friday night There have been two ways that the Phillies have typically lost in the Joe Girardi regime. Either the bullpen blows a lead late in the...
Bill Streicher-USA TODAY SportsThe Phillies spread their wings and feathers in San Francisco Make sure you have your Peacock streaming option ready as the Phillies head to San Francisco to take on the NL West-leading Giants. A weird phrase...
A playoff caliber team at home, bottom feeder on the road Since 2018, the difference between the Phillies’ home and road records has been baffling: At home, they’ve won at .590 clip (a 96-win pace over a full season),...
Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY SportsNot just with the bat; he’s been excellent in the field as well Adam Haseley was supposed to be Opening Day centerfielder. Mickey Moniak was the logical second choice in case something were to happen...
Gabe Kapler has the Giants in first place...for now | Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY SportsThe Phillies travel to the most overrated city in America to face Gabe Kapler and the first place Giants After a three-game stay in Los Angeles,...
Richard Mackson-USA TODAY SportsAfter an off day, the Phillies head to San Francisco to take on the surprising Giants It’s possible that Gabe Kapler has become Terry Francona, part two. The one where a guy gets his first managerial...
Kyle Ross-USA TODAY SportsHow worried should we be about the Phillies’ $330 million man? Is it time to be worried about Bryce Harper? Maybe you’re already there. Maybe you’re already worried about Harper’s health. Maybe you’re already worried how...
Photo by Tim Nwachukwu/Getty ImagesJhailyn Ortiz and Kendall Simmons exit their respective games with injuries. Lehigh Valley 8, Worcester 2 Ramon Rosso - 3 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 2 K, 5 GB, 1 FBEthan Evanko - 3 IP,...
Richard Mackson-USA TODAY SportsA day off before they visit Gabe Kapler and company Does having Jean Segura go down, along with Bryce Harper needing to miss a day with back issues, change the team’s trade deadline plans? Probably not....
Photo by Katelyn Mulcahy/Getty ImagesThe Phillies scraped out a win in the finale of their first LA series since 2019. After dropping two close games to the Dodgers, the Phillies salvaged a win in the series finale, mostly behind...
Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY SportsPlease let Zach Wheeler take his home goodness onto the road The Phillies need a win tonight and they’ll send their best pitcher to the mound in the hopes of getting it. Here are the...
Photo by Alex Trautwig/MLB Photos via Getty ImagesJhailyn Ortiz picks up four hits in Jersey Shore loss. Worcester 10, Lehigh Valley 1 Adonis Medina - 4 IP, 7 H, 5 R, 5 ER, 3 BB, 0 K, HR, HBP,...
How we all feel. | Photo by Katelyn Mulcahy/Getty ImagesLosing the game yesterday was unfortunate, but if you stayed up for this one... The Phillies lost their second game in a row in LA, their right fielder in Bryce...
Richard Mackson-USA TODAY SportsLet’s try this again Mistakes, in general, are bad in baseball. Make a mistake and there might be a time where you can get away with it. You might even win the game. Make a mistake...
Rhys Hoskins celebrates after hitting his 100th career home run on May 22nd, because he picked over. | Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty ImagesWhere does the over/under/never game stand after 39.5% of the games have been played? Back in March,...
Kyle Ross-USA TODAY SportsIs it time? Yes, yes it is. Admit it. Like me, when you saw that Ronald Torreyes would be starting more often once Didi Gregorius went down with an injury, you were worried. Basing the opinion...
Richard Mackson-USA TODAY SportsBack to .500 they go... You can be forgiven if you didn’t stick around for the Phillies’ loss last night in Los Angeles. I barely made it past the fourth inning. But there were some encouraging...
Photo by Meg Oliphant/Getty ImagesIf you stayed up late to watch this, that was a miscake. Maybe not as bad as eating your kid’s halloween candy in July, but not a great decision, either. Spencer Howard was perfect through...
Bill Streicher-USA TODAY SportsAh the West Coast. Where time stands still and I’m asleep by the 2nd inning The Phillies fly across the country for the first time since 2019 today as they open their first West coast trip...
Photo by Ben Hasty/MediaNews Group/Reading Eagle via Getty ImagesSeriously, why isn’t Vierling in AAA already? Lehigh Valley 2, Rochester 1 (GM1 of DH 6/12, makeup of 6/11 ppd)Rochester 9, Lehigh Valley 0 (GM2 of DH, 6/12)Rochester 7, Lehigh Valley...
Hector Neris had an eventful series last time he faced the Dodgers | Bill Streicher-USA TODAY SportsThe Phillies will head West to take on a team that needs to prove they can win it all in a 162 game...
Kyle Ross-USA TODAY SportsIs this what a winning streak looks like? Sweeping a two game series feels cheap, but we’ll take it. Sure the Yankees are struggling right now, a shell of what they thought they would be, but...
An easy day at the office for Andrew McCutchen and the Phillies | Kyle Ross-USA TODAY SportsNo walkoff needed on Sunday as Aaron Nola and the offense dominated the Yankees As much fun as the three straight walkoff wins...