Originally written on Fox Sports Houston  |  Last updated 11/19/14
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Livan Hernandez pitched five scoreless innings and allowed 5 hits in his outing against the Phillies Tuesday. "I threw the ball down today," said Hernandez. "Everything is going the way I want and I feel better and better every time I go on the mound." Former Astro Hunter Pence was back in Kissimmee Tuesday as the Phillies made a visit to Osceola County Stadium. Pence was traded last July to the Phillies for prospects but he admitted that the drive to the Astros' complex was a bit nostalgic. But Pence was able to experience the playoffs last season with the Phillies and this season he's expected to be a key contributor on a contending team. The playoffs are a different emotion," said Pence. "But you still have to be able to control it. It's like being called up to play in your first big leaguer gameit's a birth of a new experience. I don't know what you can really take from it other than it's the same game at all times. "I'm very grateful to be a Philly," he continued. "We hav...
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