Sunday Best

After a disappointing Saturday night, the Phillies came out today looking to win this weekend series. Ryan Howard made his second straight start after sitting for three games. Roberto Hernandez took the mound looking to improve his 4-8 record. Howard made his presence felt both at the plate and in the field. He put the […]
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

A Strong Outing by Roberto Hernandez Leads to Phillies Victory

#452241476 / Yesterday, the Phillies took the loss in the tenth inning when Antonio Bastardo allowed four runs. Today, the Phillies faced the Diamondbacks in the rubber match. For the Phillies, Roberto Hernandez took the hill going for his first win since July 9th. In his last outing, Hernandez...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Gameday 105: Diamondbacks at Phillies

Arizona Diamondbacks (45-59) at Philadelphia Phillies (45-59) Starting Pitchers: ARI: Vidal Nuno (0-1, 3.78 ERA) vs. PHI: Roberto Hernandez (4-8, 4.25 ERA) Time: 1:35, Citizens Bank Park TV: CSN Weather: Partly cloudy, 81 Media: Twitter and Facebook A Note for Tonight: This may the last time some Phillies suit up in the home clubhouse at Citizens Bank Park. Lineup: Revere CF...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Roberto Hernandez Squares Off Against Vidal Nuno; Fans of Offense Rejoice

The 2014 season could be easily labeled a "disappointment" by most fans of the Phillies. Even with that phrasing, the team hasn't necessarily had a disappointing loss the last couple of weeks. Last night's contest filled that void. After jumping out to an early 6-2 lead behind Cliff Lee, the...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants Injury Update: Joe Panik exits

Joe Panik of the Giants left Tuesday’s game against the Phillies due to a right sprained ankle, according to Andrew Baggarly of CSN Bay Area. He rolled it on first base when Roberto Hernandez didn’t give him any room to step on the base. Ehire Adrianza replaced Panik at second.Panik sprained his right ankle, Giants say.— Andrew Baggarly (@CSNBaggs) July 23, 2014 #452129706...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Everything Is Not Awesome

The Brewers just got swept by the Philadelphia Phillies. It's hard to saw which one was more unbelievable: the one where they gave up seven runs in the eighth inning, the one where Lyle Overbay hit a grandslam and they blew a 5-1 lead in the SECOND inning or the one where Roberto Hernandez pitched a three hitter. I'm going to go with the Overbay one because I was there and...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Hernandez helps Phils beat Brewers again

There was thought, Ryne Sandberg said, to granting Roberto Hernandez a shot at his first complete game in almost a year. The sinkerballer limited Milwaukee to one run in eight innings Wednesday on 84 pitches. He attacked an aggressive lineup that has occupied first place for 92 straight days only to stumble this week. But the Phillies manager wanted his $50 million closer, Jonathan...
Via Pro Sports Daily
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers hitting woes resume against Hernandez, Phillies

MILWAUKEE -- In the matter of a week and a half, the Milwaukee Brewers have went from feeling great about their first half of the season to trying to make it to the All-Star break without their current skid from getting out of hand. Unable to solve Phillies right-hander Roberto Hernandez, the Brewers managed just three hits Wednesday night and fell 4-1 to Philadelphia at Miller Park...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Hernandez Shuts Down Brewers As Phils Win Third Straight

Jimmy Rollins' 2-run jack broke a 1-all tie in the Phillies' 4-1 win Wednesday Roberto Hernandez (4-8) hasn't been especially great this season, but pitched his best game of the year as the Phillies again brought the bats in winning their third straight in Milwaukee. The Game: Former Phillie Kyle...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Hernandez Goes Eight Strong, Phils Win Third in a Row

Roberto Hernandez had his finest outing of the 2014 season and one of the finest games of any Phillies pitcher all year, needing an economical 84 pitches to get through eight innings en route to a 4-1 Phillies win. Timely Hitting Behind Hernandez Chase Utley started the game off with a homer from the two hole off former Phillie Kyle Lohse. Lyle Overbay would knot the game at one...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Gameday 90: Phillies at Brewers

Philadelphia Phillies (39-51) at Milwaukee Brewers (52-39) Starting Pitchers: PHI: Roberto Hernandez (3-8, 4.48) vs. MIL: Kyle Lohse (9-3, 3.18) Time: 8:10, Miller Park TV: Comcast Sportsnet Weather: Mostly Cloudy, 74 Media: Twitter and Facebook A Note for Tonight: The Phillies are going for three in a row against the first place Milwaukee Brewers.  They’ll face former Phillie...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Gameday 82: Phillies at Pirates

Philadelphia Phillies at Pittsburgh Pirates Starting Pitchers: PHI: Roberto Hernandez (3-7, 4.26) vs. PIT: Gerrit Cole (6-4, 4.02) Time: 5:05, PNC Park TV: Comcast Sportsnet Weather: Clear, 74 Media: Twitter and Facebook A Note for Tonight: Happy 4th of July! Lineup:
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Series Preview: Pirates vs. Phillies

Friday, 5:05 (ROOT): Roberto Hernandez vs. Gerrit Cole Saturday, 4:05 (ROOT): David Buchanan vs. Edinson Volquez Sunday, 1:35 (ROOT): A.J. Burnett vs. Jeff Locke In what seems to becoming sort of a tradition, the Phillies are in town for 4th of July weekend. This is always a fun time to be at the ballpark — the crowds will be huge, there’s lots going on downtown, the weather’s...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Gameday 74: Marlins at Phillies

Miami Marlins (37-38) at Philadelphia Phillies (34-40) Starting Pitchers: MIA: Natahn Eovaldi (4-3, 3.76) vs. PHI: Roberto Hernandez (3-5, 4.52) Time:  7:05 at Citizens Bank Park TV: CSN Weather: Sunny, 79 Media: Twitter and Facebook A Note for Tonight: The Marlins are 3-7 in their last 10 games. The Phillies just finished a seven-game road trip and went 5-2. The Phillies...
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June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Phillies Bats Complete Sweep of Braves

The Phillies completed the sweep of the Braves with a rousing 10-5 win this afternoon. After a brutal first inning where Roberto Hernandez not only gave back the two runs the Phillies got off of Aaron Harang but gave up two more, he settled down and got through six frames...
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June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Rollins Ties Schmidt's All-Time Franchise Hit Mark in Phillies Loss

After a three-game sweep against the lowly Padres of the NL West, the Phillies (28-36) welcomed in the Cubs (27-38), who hold the worst record in all of baseball. The pitching matchup gave us Roberto Hernandez and Jake Arrieta, but that isn’t what took center stage on this night in...
Via Philliedelphia
June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Rollins Ties Record, Phillies Lose to Cubs

Jimmy Rollins tied Mike Schmidt on the Phillies all-time hit list, but the effort was not enough as the Cubs shut down the Phillies, 2-1. It is already the 9th time the Phillies have been shutout this season. -Roberto Hernandez was hanging in there, as he usually tries to do every fifth day. His evening was cut short by home plate umpire Mark Ripperger after plunking Starlin Castro...
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June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Game 59: Phillies at Reds

Philadelphia Phillies (25-34) vs. Cincinnati Reds (27-32) Starting Pitchers: PHI: Roberto Hernandez (2-3, 4.03) vs. WAS: Alfredo Simon (7-3, 3.03) Time: 4:10, Great American Ballpark TV: CSN Weather: Sunny, 81 Media: Twitter and Facebook A Note for Tonight:The Phillies finally snapped their losing streak with Friday’s 8-0 win over the Reds.  Despite the Phillies’ recent struggles...
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June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Reds look to get offense back on track against Roberto Hernandez

Just when the Philadelphia Phillies' season seemed to be slipping away, they came up with a breakthrough performance offensively and beat the majors' ERA leader. "That will go a long way going into (Saturday) with momentum with a lot of guys," manager Ryne Sandberg said. Knocking around a pitcher who dominated them a few weeks ago could provide another boost. As...
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June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

MMO Game Recap: Mets 11, Phillies 2

The suddenly hot New York Mets (28-29) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (24-31) by a score of 11-2 this evening in Citizens Bank Park. Bartolo Colon squared off against Roberto Hernandez in the final game of a five game series, four of which the Mets won! What you should know: The Mets got off to an early lead in the second inning, with Bobby Abreu scoring on a double hit by Lucas...
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June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Game 55: Mets vs. Phillies

New York Mets (27-29) at Philadelphia Phillies (24-30) Starting Pitchers: NYM: Bartolo Colon (1-2, 3.82) vs. PHI: Roberto Hernandez (4-5, 4.73) Time: 7:05, Citizens Bank Park TV: CSN Weather: Sunny, 74 Media: Twitter and Facebook A Note for Tonight: The Phillies and Mets are finally finishing the series that never ends. three of the four games so far have gone into extra innings...
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June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Phillies Get Win Thanks To Howard Walk-Off Home Run

The Phillies went into last night’s game, hoping for a win against the Colorodo Rockies, so they could stave off losing the series, and they would get it, but it wouldn’t be an easy win, and the pitching was the main reason. Roberto Hernandez was pitching for the Phillies, and […] The post Phillies Get Win Thanks To Howard Walk-Off Home Run appeared first on Eagles Pulse.
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May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Phillies Drop Third in a Row to Open Dodgers Series.

The skid continues for the Phillies after losing their third straigh. After getting an extended break from the rotation, Roberto Hernandez pitched very effectively through 6.1 innings, allowing two runs and scattering seven hits. Clayton Kershaw pitched six shut out frames allowing just two hits but got into some trouble...
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May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Phillies Battle Back and Win in the Eleventh

#489073275 / Tonight the Phillies started a three game series against the New York Mets. After getting swept by the Blue Jays in a four game home and home series, the Phillies are looking to get back on the winning ways. Tonight, the Phillies sent Roberto Hernandez (2-1 4.50...
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May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Gameday 34: Phillies vs. Mets

Philadelphia Phillies (15-18) at New York Mets (16-17) Starting Pitchers: NYM: Jenrry Mejia (3-0, 5.08) vs. PHI: Roberto Hernandez (2-1, 4.50) Time: 7:05, Citi Field TV: CSN Weather: Overcast, Rain Media: Twitter and Facebook Lineup: Revere CF / Rollins SS / Utley 2B / Howard 1B / Byrd RF / Brown LF / Ruiz C / Asche 3B / Hernandez P
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May 09, 2014  |  Discuss
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