Three Aces - Phillies 3, Dodgers 2
Cliff Lee pitched an awesomeness last night. Cole Hamels comes back tomorrow. And tonight, AJ Burnett pitched like it was 2009.
AJ Burnett pitched in and out of trouble, but finished six and two thirds innings against a strong LA lineup, leading the Phillies to ...
What is the Awesomest Cliff Lee Has Ever Awesomed?
It's a good question, seeing as how Cliff Lee has been awesoming on a pretty regular basis for years now.
Cliff Lee was doing Cliff Lee things last night in Los Angeles while you slept and dreamed about things other than
Phillies Owning Left-Handed Pitching Early
One of the early-season bright spots in 2014 has been the Phils' performance against left-handed pitching.
Last night, the Phillies bombed Dodgers starter
Phillies Minor League Roundup - April 21, 2014
Lehigh Valley 4, Scranton/WB 2
David Buchanan - 6 IP, 4 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 4 BB, 4 K, 6 GB, 3 FB (throwing error) Seth Rosin - 1.2 IP, 1 H, 0 R, BB, 2 K, WP
The Western District Way - Phillies 7, Dodgers 0
Collect bodies, split heads.
Split 'em wide.
The Western District way.
Detectives Cliff 'Herc' Lee and Carlos 'Carv' Ruiz led the
Phillies Stat Notes: Luck (and Discipline?) Slipping Away
The Phillies' luck on balls in play has largely disappeared in recent games, and so have their improved plate discipline numbers. With Hamels back they look to bolster the rotation and minimize exposure to the bullpen.
Weekly Phillies Prospect Roundup 14-20 April
Some well known prospect names seemed to finally have big weeks and some guys who've been struggling didn't exactly catch fire, but they're showing signs of life.
Carlos Tocci - What I said last week:
"Yes, he reemains young for the level, but .125/.125/.175 with a nearly 30% K rate is pretty awful. Signi...
2014 Phillies Draft Preview - Grant Holmes, RHP
Holmes is virtually a finished prospect. Meaning a team that takes him could be calling him up within as little as 2 years. But you'd be sacrificing the higher ceilings of other available guys.
Grant Holmes will be a #2 Starter in the Majors someday. There's a slim chance his Changeup improves enough and he develops a 4th average to better pitch to make him ...
Phillies Minor League Roundup - April 18-20, 2014
Lehigh Valley 5, Scranton/WB 2 (April 18, 2014)
Barry Enright - 6 IP, 6 H, 1 R, 0 ER, 3 BB, 3 K, 3 GB, 7 FB Kyle Simon - 1 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER Luis Garcia - 2 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 2 K
Things to Do in Denver When You're Risen From the Dead: Ryan Howard, Warren Zevon.feat
Ryan Howard, Resurrected and Set to Music [a hyper-link'd jawn]
I gave my...