Found July 20, 2013 on Philliedelphia:
Cole Hamels looked to continue his recent string of success when he took the hill in New York Saturday, but the Phillies' ace struggled early in a 5-4 loss. Jimmy Rollins led off the game with a solo drive to right off of Mets starter Zach Wheeler, the 198th of...

Surgery possible for Phillies reliever Mike Adams

Philadelphia Phillies right-hander reliever Mike Adams still feels discomfort in his pitching shoulder and might be headed for season-ending surgery. Adams has been on the disabled list since June 21 with right biceps tendinitis. Phillies trainer Scott Sheridan said Adams was examined Thursday by team medical director Dr. Michael Ciccotti and plans to see Los Angeles Dodgers doctor...

Next Taking Balls In Center Field For Phillies... Cody Asche?

The Phillies apparently are willing to try anything right now in their quest for a center fielder. We already knew that Cesar Hernandez was working in center field in case something happened to Phillies regular Ben Revere. But now, they appear to be ruling no one out, as reported by...

Phillies Reliever Jeremy Horst Was Missing But Now Done; Mike Adams Opting For Surgery After All?

A week ago, Phillies left-handed reliever was on the comeback trail, rehabbing at AAA Lehigh Valley. He was doing well: Jeremy Horst with some pretty good heat, strikes out two of three batters he faces in the T7. Wer'e tied at 1-1 — jeff schuler (@jschulermc) July 12, 2013 But...

MLB All-Star Week: The Best Plays from the First-Half #1 – Ben Revere’s Diving Catch

MLB All-Star Week first-half highlights come to a close this week with the number one play from the first-half. It wasn’t a first half full of edge of your seat highlights, but this catch probably made up for everything. Ben Revere’s first-half catch vs. the Cincinnati Reds might be the best catch we’ve seen in years not just this season. So while we don’t have a ton of highlights...

15 Hits, 13 Runs Propel Phillies into Second Place

Picture by Andrew Gillen Baseball. Is. Back. After an All-Star Break that seemed to last a month and a half, the Phillies and the rest of Major League Baseball returned to regular season action. It was a disappointing showing for Cliff Lee and Domonc Brown on Tuesday night, but it...

Notes From The Phillies’ 13-8 Win Over New York

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Phillies need to look toward future

The Phillies need to face reality and consider trading some of their older, expensive stars for young prospects.

Game Chatter: Zack Wheeler vs. Cole Hamels (7/20/13)

Mets hope to get a better pitching performance today from Wheeler while they look to hang another loss on old pal Hamels.  Game time is 1:10 PM. To get started just enter your email address and desired username: Name E-mail Related Posts:Game Chatter: Jeremy Hefner vs. Cole Hamels (6/21/13)Game Chatter: Jonathon Niese vs. Cole Hamels (4/28/13)Game Chatter: Matt Harvey and Zack...

The 2013 ERA for the Most Eyed Staffs at Philadelphia Phillies’ Game 96

There are only a few number ones in the majors like Cole Hamels of the Philadelphia Phillies. What west coast hurlers are his equal? TAL’S HANDY STATS WELCOME, NEWCOMERS: I will publish the 2013 ERA for both the NL East and the other divisional staffs periodically. The completed number of games for the Phillies is at the end of the headline. If you want to check out something...

McNeal: Cardinals need to capitalize against lowly Padres

ST. LOUIS -- Going into the break, the Cardinals had rolled through a soft stretch of their schedule by winning seven of nine against the Marlins, Astros and Cubs. The NL Central front-runners have what should be another cushy series this weekend that they need to take advantage of. After they face the NL West cellar-dwelling Padres, the Cardinals' schedule takes a turn for...

Phillies vs Mets: Wheeler Tackles Hamels As Amazins Look To Even Series

Phillies (Cole Hamels, 4-11, 4.05) at Mets (Zack Wheeler, 3-1, 3.54) Starting Lineup Eric Young, Jr. – LF Daniel Murphy – 2B David Wright – 3B Marlon Byrd – RF Josh Satin – 1B Juan Lagares – CF Anthony Recker – C Omar Quintanilla – SS Zack Wheeler – RHP  Game Notes After dropping their first game out of the All-Star break Friday night against Philadelphia, 13...

Bad Weekend Series Leaves Phillies in Limbo

Remember back on Friday night when the Phillies pounded the Mets to the tune of 13 runs? Remember all those hits and homers? Ah, memories… Now back to reality…and reality has hit the Phillies hard this weekend as they dropped 2 games out of 3 to the Mets. Saturday’s game was winnable, but Cole Hamels floundered again and the offense blew many opportunities. Sunday’s game...

Phillies-Mets Preview

The Philadelphia Phillies have had a winning record once this year. They've had the best mark in baseball after the All-Star break over the past six. The Phillies look to begin another strong second half when they open a pivotal nine-game road trip against the New York Mets on Friday night. The Phillies (48-48) have won eight of 11 and are looking to move above .500 for the...
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