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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…

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Please End the Velasquez "Starting Pitcher" Experiment

716 days ago, Vince Velasquez shocked Phillies fans when he was able to strike out 16 batters in his second start of the 2016 season. Since that start that made everyone a Velasquez fan, the starting pitcher has shown no signs of being that dominant pitcher again. No starting pitcher can be expected to strike…

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Santana Makes Sense; Hoskins is Legit

You can find a dozen topics to discuss after watching last night’s Phillies extra innings win over the Braves, but there are two things that should stand out. The signing of Carlos Santana was a great move, and Rhys Hoskins is a future star in this league. A sacrifice fly is not the sexiest way…

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Phillies Blow Opening Day Lead to the Braves

The 2018 season for the Philadelphia Phillies opened up with a wasted start from Aaron Nola. We already knew that new manager Gabe Kapler would bring methods that we are not used to, but today’s decision with Nola may have blown the game. After throwing just 68 pitches through 5 1/3 innings, Nola was replaced…

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Buster Olney - Machado To The Phillies

ESPN MLB Insider Buster Olney Joined Anthony and The Morning Show to talk about the Jake Arrieta deal, but before the interview ended, he dropped a HUGE hint that the Phillies could land Manny Machado following the 2018 season.