Philadelphia Phillies

The Phillies did not win the Manny Machado sweepstakes and, for one night at least, it didn’t really matter. The team’s offense showed up big in an 11-5 win over the San Diego Padres at Citizens Bank Park on Friday night (see first take). “There’s a lot of teams out there that wanted Machado because he’s pretty much going to help anybody,” Jake Arrieta said after the game.
Author: NBC Sports Philadelphia
Posted: July 21, 2018, 4:46 am
Jul 21 (OPTA) – Box score from Philadelphia Phillies vs San Diego Padres on Friday
Philadelphia 11, San Diego 5

San Diego ab r h rbi bb so avg
Jankowski rf 1 1 0 0 1 0 .259
Renfroe rf

Author: Reuters
Posted: July 21, 2018, 4:39 am
The Washington Nationals officially activated right-hander Stephen Strasburg from the 10-day disabled list before his scheduled start Friday evening against the Atlanta Braves. Manager Dave Martinez told reporters on Tuesday that Strasburg, who last pitched June 8 and is returning from right shoulder inflammation, would start the second-half opener on Friday. First baseman Ryan Zimmerman was also activated, from the 60-day DL, after he had been out since May 9 with a right oblique strain.
Author: Reuters
Posted: July 21, 2018, 4:25 am
The Washington Nationals officially activated right-hander Stephen Strasburg from the 10-day disabled list before his scheduled start Friday evening against the Atlanta Braves. Manager Dave Martinez told reporters on Tuesday that Strasburg, who last pitched June 8 and is returning from right shoulder inflammation, would start the second-half opener on Friday. First baseman Ryan Zimmerman was also activated, from the 60-day DL, after he had been out since May 9 with a right oblique strain.
Author: Reuters
Posted: July 21, 2018, 3:13 am
The Phillies came back from the All-Star break Friday night and survived a ragged first inning en route to an 11-5 win over the San Diego Padres at Citizens Bank Park. Carlos Santana led the Phillies’ offense with a three-run home run, highlighting the team’s six-run second inning. Phillies starting pitcher Jake Arrieta was not sharp.
Author: NBC Sports Philadelphia
Posted: July 21, 2018, 2:23 am
It didn’t take long for Freddy Galvis to open the eyes of his new teammates. “I can think of maybe two balls all year long where he did not make a play,” Padres manager Andy Green told the San Diego Union-Tribune at the end of June. The Galvis trade was a good one for the Phillies.
Author: NBC Sports Philadelphia
Posted: July 20, 2018, 11:47 pm