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Bats Come Alive While Eflin Dazzles: Phillies Win 11-0

The Phillies entered last night with a 4-8 record over their last 12 games. They have not won a series since their 4 game sweep of the Pittsburgh Pirates. At points during their series’ against the Diamondbacks, Braves, Marlins, and Nationals, the team looked lost. Last night, we saw their best game since April 7th…

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Arrieta Showing His Worth

The moment the Phillies signed former Cy Young Award winner Jake Arrieta, there were fans who expressed their excitement, but there were also fans who disagreed with the move. No one questioned how great of a resume the veteran right-hander had, but a down year in 2017 is what fans feared. Through 4 starts in…

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Take Advil for your Odubel Herrera Headache

It was a bad night for Odubel Herrera this past Monday when the Phillies lost to the Atlanta Braves 2-1. A base running blunder along with a poor decision in centerfield is what caused fans to point the finger at Herrera for the loss. He followed that up last night with an RBI and a…

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Series Recap: Phillies Shine in Tampa Bay

After the slow start for the Phillies who opened the season with a 1-4 record, things are starting to come together for the entire roster. Earlier this afternoon, the Phillies completed the sweep of the Tampa Bay Rays with a 10-4 win, which improved their record to 9-5. 8 wins in their last 9 games…

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Stop Booing Gabe Kapler (For Now)

Last night was the 9th game of the season for the Phillies, but just the first game of the year where we saw the starting pitcher surpass 100 pitches. Ben Lively pitched 5 2/3 innings before Gabe Kapler made the trip to the mound to take the right-hander out of the game, and he was…

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Kapler’s Latest Head-Scratcher in 4-2 Loss to Mets

Today is the Home Opener for your Philadelphia Phillies and the question that sits at the top of every fans mind is, will Gabe Kapler receive a rain off boos during his introduction? After people stopped complaining about the Phillies game airing on Facebook yesterday, there was a moment in the bottom of the 6th…

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Lively Impresses in Season Debut

There have not been many shining moments to the start of the 2018 season for the Philadelphia Phillies. Whether it was a decision by the manager, an outing from someone in the bullpen, or like last night, being shut out by the Mets, the Phillies have started the season slow. However, the start from Ben…