Found May 03, 2013 on Phillies Nation:
Miami Marlins (8-21) vs. Philadelphia Phillies (13-16) Ricky Nolasco (2-2, 3.82) vs. Jonathan Pettibone (1-0, 4.35) TIME: 7:05, Citizens Bank Park TV: Comcast SportsNet Weather: 59, clear Media: Twitter and Facebook It’s not often that you’ll hear me say the Phillies need to sweep a team, especially in a four-game series. But after the debacle in Cleveland killed any momentum they had mounted, the Phils need to sweep the Stanton-less Fish. Not because it’s do or die, or anything like that. But because Miami is really, really bad. And four straight wins would put the Phils even at .500 going into a tough west coast swing. They got off to a good start last night with a 7-2 victory. It’ll be on rookie Jonathan Pettibone to keep the trend going when he takes the ball tonight. In two starts, Pettibone has been more than adequate. The Phillies have won both of his starts, and he has struck out ten while walking just two in 10.1 IP. Against a light-hitting Miami team, expect Pettibone to ...
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