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John Lannan had another solid start for the Phillies. (PHOTO: AP)
Tonight’s game started out pretty well. John Lannan was cruising through the Marlins’ lineup, and the Phils were able to take a 1-0 lead. But then the Marlins tied the game, and then threatened to take the lead a couple times in the late innings. But the bullpen prevailed, and, in the top of the 10th inning, a triple by Chase Utley with a 3-2 count and 2 outs scored Ben Revere from 1st to give the Phillies the go ahead run. He then scored on a Michael Young infield single. Even though it was against the Marlins in extras, a win is a win. I’ll take it.
HOWARD AND BROWN SHOW
Ryan Howard and Domonic Brown have their own celebration, and tonight they both had great nights at the plate. Howard had two doubles, and Brown had a single, an RBI double, and another flyout to the wall that would have been a home run in many other ballparks. If they can produce like they did tonight, and if Michael Young can stay hot in the 5 hol...
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It’s a side of Chase Utley we very rarely get to see. The side where he talks of his love of animals, where he grew up, what he is like when he’s not focused on baseball.
Utley opened up in an interview with Philadelphia Magazine for their April edition. The article takes a peek at Utley’s life inside and outside the game, plus the decision to take his knee rehab to Arizona...
Philadelphia Phillies second baseman Chase Utley is a hero in a city which can be quick to kill its idols. Much of Utley&#…
It felt like "hittin' season" early Wednesday night as Chase Utley hit a two-run home run to dead center field for the second time this season and Domonic Brown launched a massive three-run home run to the 300 level down the right field line at Citizens Bank Park. The five-run outburst against Mets starter Jeremy Hefner was enough for the Phillies to pick up 7-3 victory...
MIAMI (AP) -- Chase Utley hit a go-ahead triple in the 10th inning off Jon Rauch, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat Miami 3-1 Friday night and dropped the Marlins to 1-9.
Miami is off to the poorest start by a big league team since Baltimore and Houston lost nine of their first 10 games in 2010, according to STATS.
Revere singled with one out in the 10th and Utley tripled into...
Chase Utley hit a go-ahead triple in the 10th inning off Jon Rauch, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat Miami 3-1 Friday night and dropped the Marlins to 1-9.
Miami is off to the poorest start by a big league team since Baltimore and Houston lost nine of their first 10 games in 2010, according to STATS. The Marlins, held to four singles by John Lannan and four relievers, are batting...
Philadelphia Phillies (4-5) at Miami Marlins (1-8)
John Lannan (0-0, 3.86) vs. Ricky Nolasco (0-1, 3.97)
Time: 7:05 PM, Marlins Park
TV: TCN, Home of Phillies Nation TV
Weather: High 70′s, cloudy
Media: Twitter and Facebook
The Phillies are in Florida tonight, as they begin a three game set with the Marlins. They are coming off a series win against the Mets–their...
Kicking off an important road trip with a win, the Phillies knocked off the very bad Miami Marlins 3-1 behind John Lannan and the bullpen. Lannan pitched 6 innings allowing only 3 hits a run and walking only 1. The bullpen did the rest keeping the Marlins scoreless the rest of the way and closing out the 10th inning Papelbon earned his second save.
Ben Revere scored what was the...
After only eleven games, the Philadelphia Phillies find themselves one game under five hundred and still trying to identyify themselves as a team. Not to worry as a fan of the Phils' however, as there are still a few positives to take away from this short season thus far.1- Chase Utley, You Are Still the Man!After missing a huge chunk of the 2012 season, Phillies' fans...
Most staffs typically have a significant drop-off after their 1 and 2, but the Philadelphia Phillies with John Lannan have a solid 5. How do the top west coast teams fare on the bottom rung of their rotations?
TAL’S HANDY STATS
I will publish the 2013 ERA for both the NL East and the MLB 5 periodically. The number of games played by the Phillies is in the...
Final: Phillies 3, Marlins 1.
WP: Phillippe Aumont (1-0, 0.00 ERA) LP: Jon Rauch (0-1, 6.23 ERA) SV: Jonathan Papelbon (2)
Going into extra innings tonight tied at one run a piece, for the first-time of the season, not much had occured prior in tonight's game. For one thing, John Lannan continued his great effectiveness as a fifth starter in the rotation, as he went six innings...
After a long Thursday break day, the Phillies are ready to get back to playing some baseball. The Phils are coming off of their first series win of 2013 after taking two of three from the New York Mets at home. The Phils routed the Mets 7-3 on Wednesday behind...
Domonic Brown and Chase Utley homered in a five-run first, Kyle Kendrick threw six effective innings and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the New York Mets 7-3 Wednesday night.
Pinch-hitter Laynce Nix also went deep for the Phillies, who took two straight from the Mets to earn their first series win of the year.
John Buck homered for the third straight game and Lucas Duda had two...
The Phils (4-5, 4th), after leaving Citizens Bank Park with their first series win of 2013, will start a three-games series with the last place Marlins (1-8, 5th), the team with presently the worst record in the National League. The game will be played at Marlins Park and will start at 7:10 EDT.
The Phils will put on the mound their fifth-game starter John Lannan (0-0, 3.86), who...
The Phillies won last night's series opener in late innings thanks to a Chase Utley triple. Clutch. It looks like the Phillies may have found their groove with the way the Phillies have been playing lately. Although it's three games, it's way better than the way they began the season....
Phillies (4-5) at South Beach Marlins (1-8)Matchups: Friday - 7:10 - John Lannan v. Ricky NolascoSaturday - 7:10 - Cole Hamels v. Jose FernandezSunday - 1:10 - Oh No, It' Roy v. Kevin SloweyFlorida Pitching:We all know Ricky Nolasco as the Phils see him four times a year. Kevin Slowey spent his first five seasons with the Twins and is the definition of a 'fourth starter....