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The Philadelphia Phillies currently have four all stars on the roster, the way I see it, and two of them put on a show last night in a victory over the Miami Marlins. Kyle Kendrick and Domonic Brown are having years worthy of all-star recognition and if they can keep producing at the level they have so far, they should absolutely be in the running for an all-star spot representing the National League. The four all-stars I see on the Phillies right now are Brown, Kendrick, Cliff Lee and Jonathan Papelbon.
Let's start with Brown, who has become must-see television in not just Philadelphia but around Major League Baseball. The two-time NL Player of the Week and last month's Player of the Month did it again last night with another home run launched in to the stands in Citizens Bank Park. He currently leads the National League with 17 home runs -- three more than Colorado's Carlos Gonzalez and Atlanta's B.J. Upton -- and his 42 RBIs is in the top five in the league ...
BEST OF MAXIM
John Mayberry Jr, take a bow. You are the hero tonight. Mayberry smashed a game-tying home run to lead off the 10th inning. He then walked off with a grand slam in the 11th, giving the Phillies a crazy, weird, unbelievable 7-3 win over the Marlins.
The last extra-inning, walkoff grand slam was by Dale Murphy August 6, 1991 vs. the Cubs in the 11th inning.
Historic. Wild. Weird.
Cliff Lee recorded his 1600th career strikeout yesterday, and Philadelphia reporter Sigourney McCreaf attempted to congratulate him on the accomplishment while doing her report yesterday. Unfortunately for McCreaf, she was pretty unsuccessful in doing so. See for yourself above.
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Growing old is a difficult thing to deal with, but it seems that Philadelphia Phillies manager Charlie Manuel is in complete denial about his senior citizen status.
On Tuesday, the Phillies beat the Marlins 7-3 thanks to John Mayberry‘s 11th inning heroics. However, up until that point the big play of the game was an apparently botched interference call by umpire Bob Davidson against...
Philadelphia, PA — On Monday Night, Phillies Outfielder, Domonic Brown hit his eighth home run in eight games and National League-leading 17th homer of the season in the sixth inning in a 7-2 victory over the Marlins. Brown remains one of the hottest hitters in baseball, while Phillies right-hander Kyle Kendrick pitched splendidly, throwing the [...]
Oh boy, after having a problem with Cliff Lee's 1600th strike out...she got all **** tied.
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Domonic Brown hit his eighth homer in eight games to back Kyle Kendrick's six-hitter, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Miami Marlins 7-2 Monday night.
Delmon Young and Erik Kratz also went deep for the Phillies. Brown, the NL player of the month for May, continued his torrid hitting by going 3 for 4. He had 12 homers and 25 RBIs last month, and already...
The last two or three years have been strange ones for Phillies outfielder John Mayberry Jr. He has gone though spurts of looking like a solid ballplayer and even more spurts of looking totally lost at the plate. While see-sawing between the two extremes, Mayberry has been unable to stick as an everyday player.
But last night against the Marlins, Mayberry had probably the most memorable...
It has to be tough to break into broadcasting. Getting that chance when you are young and just starting out has be excited and cause for a few nerves to say the least--nerves that can make you say something you really wish you hadn't.
Like the social media reporter for the Philadelphia Phillies at PHL 17 did recently when she meant to say 'twister' and said '*...
By remaining patient over the past few seasons, the Philadelphia Phillies have cashed in heavily on Domonic Brown who was named the National League Player of the Month for the month of May.Brown emerged onto the national scene by putting on an offensive clinic in May, batting .303 (33-for-109) with 12 home runs and 25 RBI along with a .688 slugging percentage.In the last seven games...
Marc Serota/ Getty Images PHILADELPHIA-- According to a report from Jon Paul Morosi of FoxSports.com, Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Cliff Lee is starting to hear rumblings of him being traded at the deadline. With the Phillies currently struggling, sporting a 28-30 record which currently has them sitting third in the NL East, it is clear that some moves need to be made. This...
During PHL17′s post-game wrap-up of the Phillies 7-5 victory over the Brewers, Sigourney McCleaf had a bit of a freudian slip. Attempting to talk about Cliff Lee’s 1,600th career strikeout, she somehow managed to say “Tongue ****.” Oops
Via: Hyper Vocul, HT: Jimmy Traina
Aaron Altherr with Lakewood in 2012, Photo- Jay Floyd
The Class A Advanced Florida State League All-Star rosters were announced on Wednesday and the North Division team included seven Phillies prospects from the Clearwater Threshers.
Included on the team are outfielders Cameron Perkins and Aaron Altherr, third baseman Maikel Franco, second baseman Carlos Alonso, catcher Logan Moore...
On a beautiful Wednesday afternoon, the Phillies beat the Marlins, 6-1, finally getting back to the .500 mark with a sweep. They’re back level ground for the first time since they were 6-6. It’s also the first time the Phils have won four straight games.
As my colleague Corey Seidman pointed out via twitter, the Phillies have scored at least six runs in four consecutive games...
The Miami Marlins are on the verge of their longest win streak of the season but could have a formidable challenge on their hands.
The Philadelphia Phillies' Kyle Kendrick has dominated the Marlins in recent matchups and will try to win his 10th straight decision in the series Monday night.
The Marlins (16-41) used some strong pitching performances to win the first two games...