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Cole Hamels had another good pitching performance, but was charged with the loss.
Unfortunately, Charlie Manuel could not win the game in which he became the Phillies longest-tenured manager. Cole Hamels didn’t get any help from the offense, as the Phillies dropped the first of a four game series to the Diamondbacks, 2-1. The Phils were only able to collect six hits in total, and made a few baserunning errors in a poor offensive performance.
Cole Hamels and Patrick Corbin really put on a show, giving up a combined three runs over a combined 12.1 innings. Hamels’ line was 6 IP, 6 H, 2 ER, 5 BB, 3 K. He struggled with giving up walks, but still pitched a pretty good game. Both runs he gave up came on groundouts. Corbin’s line was 6.1 IP, 4 H, 1 ER, 2 BB, 4 K. He had the Phillies hitters guessing every at-bat. He even threw a good amount of fastballs to Ryan Howard, who had an 0-4 night with two strikeouts. Hamels lowered his ERA to 4.18, and Corbin lowered his to 1.75 (...
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Halladay will have surgery in the near future. (CSN)
Roy Halladay addressed the media in San Francisco today following his visit with Dr. Lewis Yocum in Los Angeles yesterday. The results were not great, but also, as of now, not career threatening.
Halladay announced he has bone spurs, a frayed labrum, and a partially-torn rotator cuff in his right shoulder, with surgery to follow...
What will the Phillies do now? Over the last few days there has been much speculation around Philadelphia that RoyHalladay’s injury will be the beginning of the end for the Phillies. A complete fire sale is expected to occur now that thePhils former Ace seems to be on the shelf for a good portion of the year and the Phillies offense has been inconsistent for the first month...
Philadelphia Phillies ace Roy Halladay will have arthroscopic surgery to repair a bone spur in his right shoulder.
Halladay was put on the disabled list this week with inflammation in his shoulder, but met with specialist Dr. Lewis Yocum in Los Angeles on Tuesday. After that meeting, Halladay decided to undergo surgery immediately, to give him a chance to return this year.
(via Philadelphia Phillies)
After being put on the disabled list, Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Roy Halladay will undergo surgery. In a press conference on Wednesday, Doc Halladay said he will be undergo arthroscopic surgery on his right shoulder. Halladay said he has a partial tear in his rotator cuff, due to a bone spur.
"The doctor seemed pretty optimistic that if what...
The Diamondbacks are riding their longest winning streak of the season. It's been nearly six years since they posted three consecutive victories against the Phillies.
They'll try to change that Saturday night against Cliff Lee, who will make just his second career start at Chase Field.
Undefeated since a 1-5 skid, Arizona (21-15) is looking to notch its longest win streak...
Yet another good pitching effort by Cole Hamels is wasted by an offense that refuses to score runs for him, as they are handled by the D-backs, 2-1.
The D-backs took the lead in the bottom of the fifth as, with runners on second and third, and with one man out, Patrick Corbin helps his own case by hitting an RBI ground out, 6-3, knocking in Martin Prado, who had started the inning...
Philadelphia Phillies (16-20) at Arizona Diamondbacks (20-15)
Tyler Cloyd (0-0, 0.00 ERA) v. Ian Kennedy (1-3, 5.19)
TIME: 9:40, Chase Field
TV: Comcast SportsNet
Media: Twitter and Facebook
After seemingly finding their stride in San Francisco, the Phillies once again stumbled, dropping the series opener to Arizona by a score of 2-1. Consistency has eluded the...
Philadelphia Phillies (16-18) vs. San Francisco Giants (19-14)
RHP Jonathan Pettibone (2-0, 3.24 ERA) v. LHP Barry Zito (3-1, 3.06 ERA)
TIME: 3:45, AT&T Park
TV: Comcast SportsNet
Weather: 54, overcast
Media: Twitter and Facebook
Now this is the Phillies team that fans were hoping for. Over the past two nights in San Francisco, the Phils have gotten good starting pitching...
Philadelphia Phillies (16-19) @ Arizona Diamondbacks (19-15) Pitching Match-Ups:Thursday, 9:40 - Cole Hamels vs. Patrick CorbinFriday, 9:40 - Tyler Cloyd vs. Ian KennedySaturday, 8:10 - Cliff Lee vs. Trevor CahillSunday, 4:10 - KK vs. Brandon McCarthySnakes' Bats:R - 153 (9th)AVG - .252 (15th)OPS - .726 (12th)Paul Goldschmidt/1B is a beast (.320/1.005, 9 HR, 30 RBI) and he has...
The Phils were swingin’ well early. Unfortunately they forgot games are nine innings. (Photo: AP)
One pitch. That’s all it took for Mike Adams to serve up a line drive home run to Miguel Montero in the eighth inning of a 2-2 game. The bomb down the rightfield line would be the difference in tonight’s game, as the Phils dropped their second straight to Arizona and third straight...
Jimmy Rollins homered to lead off the game, but couldn't play hero as he grounded out with the tying run on third to end the Phillies' 3-2 loss to the D'Backs. The Phillies entered Friday night's game with 20 losses on the season. Seven of them were charged to relief...
Thinking about the late 1800s for a second, it is crazy to imagine major league baseball without an identity. The National League was the major league, as the American League did not come to fruition until 1901. The emergence of the new league forced many players to jump to the AL, as owners like Connie Mack were able to offer higher pay and multiyear contracts. Of course, John McGraw...
Final: Phillies 3, Giants 4.
WP: Javier Lopez (1-0, 3.24 ERA) LP: Antonio Bastardo (1-1, 1.69 ERA)
Trailing 3-1 in the top of the ninth inning, the Phillies refused to give up, having already won the first two games of the series, and get ready to travel to Arizona to face the Diamondbacks. With Sergio Romo on the mound for San Francisco, Jimmy Rollins started the inning off...