Home Authors Posts by The Good Phight

The Good Phight

The Good Phight
25 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
Future ex-National Max Scherzer wasn’t happy about the substance check | Eric Hartline-USA TODAY SportsSame as it ever was for the Phillies After a four-game series against the Braves that showed exactly why the Phillies have been the .500-iest...
Photo by Cliff Welch/Icon Sportswire via Getty ImagesMickey Moniak also with a big weekend that (along with COVID) earned him a promotion to the Phillies. Lehigh Valley 11, Worcester 4 (7/23)Lehigh Valley 6, Worcester 4 (7/24, GM1 of DH,...
Bill Streicher-USA TODAY SportsHey hey, another big series. Who would’ve guessed! I think one of the things we are not talking about too much this season is Jean Segura’s defense. Yesterday’s play in the seventh inning saved that game....
Bill Streicher-USA TODAY SportsBack to normal, Nola One of the most criticized athletes in the city was on display Sunday. Aaron Nola has been the object of the fanbase’s scorn this for a plethora of reasons - inconsistency, lack...
Eric Hartline-USA TODAY SportsWe need to wash our mouth out after witnessing that “performance” last night It’s a beautiful day for baseball here in sunny Philadelphia. White, puffy clouds overhead, nary a raindrop in the forecast and the possibility...
Eric Hartline-USA TODAY SportsThings aren’t going to change unless changes are made. The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result. Based on that axiom, the Philadelphia Phillies are loonier...
Eric Hartline-USA TODAY SportsLet’s chat Let’s talk about this game and what it means in the grand scheme of things. First, we’ll recap: the Phillies sucked tonight. Their starting pitcher showed why they need to upgrade the rotation, their...
Eric Hartline-USA TODAY SportsSettle in for a long game You know how you can tell that a game is going to take forever? Seeing tonight’s pitching matchup, it’s a good thing for the people attending that it starts at...
Bill Streicher-USA TODAY SportsWheeler was great, Harper had wheels and Realmuto was fast too You could hear the grumbling from all corners of the fanbase. Heading into the series in New York, they had been made to believe that...
Bill Streicher-USA TODAY SportsThey better friggin’ win Folks, they should still be buyers, but boy they better win tonight. Here are the lineups. For the Phillies: Here's how we're lining up tonight at @PhilliesCBP. : @NBCSPhilly : @SportsRadioWIP :...
Back in the day, the Phillies also tried to break with the past by changing their name. It didn’t work. This fact may surprise you, but it is indeed true: sports franchises can change their names. This is a...
Photo by Ben Hasty/MediaNews Group/Reading Eagle via Getty ImagesAlec Bohm and Erik Miller have rehab stints. Worcester 7, Lehigh Valley 5 David Parkinson - 6 IP, 8 H, 5 R, 4 ER, 7 K, HR, 5 GB, 5 FBAlec...
Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports“I found a way that we could get Bryant and Kimbrel and not have to give up very much!” We’ve previewed players that the Phillies can buy to help shore up their offense, starting pitching and...
Bill Streicher-USA TODAY SportsWell that sucked Starting off that series with Atlanta with a bang, huh? It still makes sense for the team to be buyers. They aren’t going to sell their best trade pieces and the ones that...
It was that kind of night for Andrew Knapp | Bill Streicher-USA TODAY SportsThe guest commentator was by far the best part of the game After two poorly played games against the Yankees, the Phillies returned home to face...
Bill Streicher-USA TODAY SportsHey look! Another division game! The Phillies host the Braves tonight in the start to a series that we can start to call must win games. We already know that this team will probably be buyers...
Photo by Julio Aguilar/Getty ImagesMick Abel makes start after being pulled in his last one with an injury. Worcester 7, Lehigh Valley 4 Mark Appel - 5 IP, 5 H, 4 R, 3 ER, 2 BB, 4 K, 2...
Mediocrity abounds! | Bill Streicher-USA TODAY SportsA battle of two teams determined not to get ahead in the National League East Remember when people were feeling hopeful because the Phillies had won a few series in a row? Thanks...
Kyle Ross-USA TODAY SportsAll of the Philadelphia SBNation sites will be there Friends, we’re really excited about this. The Good Phight, along with all of the other Philadelphia SBNation sites, are proud to announce their participation in the Philly...
Andy Marlin-USA TODAY SportsA big series starts tonight They wasted an opportunity last night, but tonight, the Phillies need to win. They have to start taking these games at home if they want to run down the Mets. It’s...
Andy Marlin-USA TODAY SportsThe team leaves a ton of players in scoring position. In fact, if you look carefully, there might be someone still there There are ways that one can open a game as leadoff hitter. Many an...
Vincent Carchietta-USA TODAY SportsWelcome to Bullpen Day, part 1! Just as we all drew it up. The Phillies, battling in a division race to claim the division lead, will take on the Yankees and use....their bullpen. Thanks to injuries...
Photo by Douglas P. DeFelice/Getty ImagesAbraham Gutierrez hits his 5th HR of the season. Lehigh Valley 14, Worcester 5 Chase Anderson - 5.2 IP, 6 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 3 BB, 2 K, WP, 7 GB, 6 FBOdubel...
The Phillies’ golden hair surprise: Travis Jankowski. | Bill Streicher-USA TODAY SportsHe probably won’t lead the Phillies in OPS all season, but he has earned the right to start in center field for the time being. It seems like...
Eric Hartline-USA TODAY SportsShaking my head at this team yet again Two more Phillies have to go on the Covid list thanks to a positive test and contact tracing. Yet again the team was left to scramble to find...