Rookie Zac Gallen and Dbacks shut down Phillies

The Arizona Diamondbacks (58-57) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (59-55) by a score of 6-1 on Wednesday night at Chase Field in Phoenix. The victory was a second straight for the hosts after the Phillies had taken the opener, giving the series to the Dbacks, who took four of the six match-ups between the two teams … Continue reading Rookie Zac Gallen and Dbacks shut down Phillies

Phillies visit the Arizona desert for key series with host Diamondbacks

The Philadelphia Phillies (58-53) are tied for the second of two National League Wildcard playoff positions as they take on the Arizona Diamondbacks (56-56) in a three-game series starting on Monday night at Chase Field in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dbacks 2019 regular season has gone much as the Phillies own season, see-sawing back and forth … Continue reading Phillies visit the Arizona desert for key series with host Diamondbacks

MLB Power Rankings: Houston Astros take over the top spot on June 15

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'fSw7GDiRRyV1NHxJtdVwaA',sig:'s0EMkv04L8MUqiiQ5Au1PyYnt_hReF2X448Cm51sRlU=',w:'594px',h:'453px',items:'869209296',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsHouston Astros take over top spot with the June 15 rankingsWhen my first MLB Power Rankings for the 2019 season were released two weeks ago on June 1, I took some guff from a couple of Phillies fans who thought that I was nuts for ranking the club in … Continue reading MLB Power Rankings: Houston Astros take over the top spot on June 15

Phillies wrap homestand looking to win series from Diamondbacks

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'05rZn90JRed0lLQVuloBQA',sig:'vrv9S4RdabRyU7qNRCztRtZpUINQYFJJlM3GxMB609U=',w:'594px',h:'410px',items:'959407588',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsThe ball girls are always on their games down at Citizens Bank ParkFor skipper Gabe Kapler and the Philadelphia Phillies (38-29) tonight’s game with the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks (35-33) is important for a number of reasons.First, it would keep the Phillies at least even with the Braves at the top of the NL … Continue reading Phillies wrap homestand looking to win series from Diamondbacks