Slumping Nick Castellanos, homerless in June before Thursday night, ended the month with a two-run shot to lead a Phillies rout of Atlanta. His hitting coach predicted the breakout. By Jim Salisbury
Posted: July 1, 2022, 1:20 am
Matt Vierling plates two runs with a drive to right-center field, extending the Phillies’ lead to 4-1
Posted: June 30, 2022, 10:43 pm
You add that to what’s going on with our bullpen right now and he gets confidence, he gets back throwing the way he’s supposed to be throwing,” Thomson said, of Alvarado in particular, “it can get pretty deep down there. They will get a push from guys getting healthy. Lefty Ryan Sherriff is four scoreless innings into his rehab assignment after a left shoulder strain placed him on the injured list in April.
Posted: June 30, 2022, 10:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. The Philadelphia Phillies have promoted outfielder, Johan Rojas to Double-A Reading on Thursday afternoon. Rojas is the fourth ranked prospect within the organization.
Posted: June 30, 2022, 8:59 pm
Across his last four starts, McGarry has compiled 43 strikeouts, totaling at 82 Ks in 46.2 innings pitched this season. The right-hander has held hitters to a . average, and while he’s struggled with allowing free passes, has still managed above a 3:1 strikeout-to-walk ratio.
Posted: June 30, 2022, 7:19 pm
Jun. 30—Many years ago, as we discussed a Philadelphia Phillies prospect struggling in his first month in Triple-A coming off a big season at Double-A, legendary Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons manager Marc Bombard offered some sage baseball wisdom. The jump from Double-A to Triple-A, he said, is the toughest in professional baseball. His reasoning made sense. Double-A is a prospect league, …
Posted: June 30, 2022, 7:13 pm
Yahoo Sports looks at the latest betting information as the Philadelphia Phillies host the Atlanta Braves
Posted: June 30, 2022, 5:28 pm
It was nine years in the making, but former No. Mark Appel made his MLB debut on Wednesday following a turbulent start to his career due to injuries and mental health issues. Selected by the Houston Astros with the No.
Posted: June 30, 2022, 5:05 pm
Among the doom and gloom, the Phillies managed to strike first in this one, as Rhys Hoskins mashed a solo shot that just managed to stay fair, ringing off the left field foul pole. They claimed the lead in the bottom of the third, but wouldn’t manage to hold it, as Ranger Suárez made his way back out onto the bump. Matt Olson, who has haunted the Phillies of late, led off the fourth inning with his second double of the day, and his 31st on the season.
Posted: June 30, 2022, 3:31 pm
Minutes before game time, he and Tazena stood in the on-deck circle holding hands, as PA announcer Dan Baker stood at the podium. years ago, John Irvin Kennedy became the first African-American major league player for the Phillies… fully integrating the national league,” Baker said. Kennedy played an integral part in the fabric of Phillies club history.
Posted: June 30, 2022, 9:00 am
MLB Network’s Jon Morosi tweeted on Wednesday: “Andrew Benintendi is one name to watch if #Phillies trade for an outfielder, as I mentioned on @MLBNetwork a short time ago. He’s on an expiring contract, is having an All-Star year with the #Royals and won a World Series title in Boston with current Phillies GM Dave Dombrowski. Benintendi, who helped the Boston Red Sox win the World Series in 2018, won a Gold Glove last season.
Posted: June 30, 2022, 9:00 am
If there ever was a Mickey Moniak moment for the Phillies since they made him their No. overall pick in the MLB Draft back in 2016, it came Tuesday night at Citizens Bank Park. In the first of a critical, three-game series against the Atlanta Braves, the very divisional rival that the Phils are chasing in the National League wild card race, the Phillies were down a run in the sixth inning with two outs but with the tying run on third.
Posted: June 30, 2022, 7:19 am
This week is a big opportunity for the Phillies to make up ground on two teams theyre chasing in the wild-card race, but so far theyre not taking advantage. By Jim Salisbury
Posted: June 30, 2022, 3:50 am
He has yet to produce an extra-base hit this season. Worse yet, he has struck out in 14 of his 31 at-bats. That the Phillies must turn to Moniak in the midst of an important six-game stretch against two National League postseason contenders is a problem.
Posted: June 30, 2022, 3:45 am
Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Bryce Harper is expected to be out for six to eight weeks after undergoing surgery on his fractured left thumb. MLB Network’s Jon Heyman reported that the procedure was successful with no complications. The 29-year-old suffered the fracture on June 25 when he was hit by a pitch in the 4-2 win over the San Diego Padres.
Posted: June 30, 2022, 3:20 am
Darick Hall’s IronPigs teammates erupted when they heard the news early this morning that he was headed to the bigs. Hall is in the cleanup spot for his Phillies debut. By Jim Salisbury
Posted: June 29, 2022, 10:09 pm
Janice Scurio revisits Matt Olson’s recent success including his big night at the plate in Philly, and more in Wednesday’s Daily Dose. (Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports)
Posted: June 29, 2022, 9:14 am
Jun. 29—Philadelphia Phillies left-handed pitcher JoJo Romero will continue his rehabilitation assignment with the Reading Fightin Phils, it was announced Tuesday. Romero, 25, is expected to stay with Reading through Saturday. The Fightins are home against the Somerset Patriots through Sunday. He underwent Tommy John surgery last May 26 after going on the injured list with a left elbow strain. …
Posted: June 29, 2022, 4:01 am
After dealing with right knee soreness for the last three starts, Zach Eflin was placed on the 15-day injured list Tuesday.
Posted: June 28, 2022, 9:53 pm
Could the Phillies further stack their lineup with another All-Star this winter?
Posted: June 28, 2022, 6:43 pm