The Philadelphia Phillies have been grossly underachieving from the point of view of their fans this season. I agree with that sentiment. There was no one thinking to themselves that the Phillies were going to be a team just two games over .500 this season after acquiring Bryce Harper, Andrew McCutchen, Jean Segura, and JT […]Read more "Are “Curveball Machines” and Lineup Changes enough to save the Phillies season?"
The year was 1996. The All-Star Game featured future Hall of Famers Ivan Rodriguez, Cal Ripken Jr., Wade Boggs, Barry Larkin, Mike Piazza, Chipper Jones, Craig Biggio, and John Smoltz all in the starting lineup and 9 others on the bench and in the bullpen. It was the last time the Phillies hosted an All-Star […]Read more "With Bryce Harper settled in, Could an All-Star Game finally come back to Philly"
Have you noticed that through the first month of the season, the Phillies have seemed more enjoyable to watch then they were this time last year? Well, you’re not alone, as many have echoed a similar sentiment through the first full month of Baseball. Despite the fact that the team actually has a worse record […]Read more "What’s the secret behind the Phillies dramatically improved offense?"
After being beatdown 14-4 Tuesday against the Mets, the Phils were looking to bounce back on Wednesday night. Vince Velasquez was on the bump for his second start of the season and would be backed by the following lineup: Phillies lineup tonight vs. Mets pic.twitter.com/vHtPlydqAI — Todd Zolecki (@ToddZolecki) April 12, 2017 The game didn’t […]Read more "Phillies Game 9 Recap: Phils Drop Third Straight with loss to Mets"
In a Phillies centric edition of The Give’n’Go, Marques, Nick, and Gary break down everything from why we haven’t moved on from the 2008 World Series winners, to opening weekend and Gummy Bears..and a lot of talk about Boats? SUBSCRIBE TO THE SHOW ON ITUNES: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-givengo-podcast/id1212420130?mt=2 FOLLOW US ON TWITTER: Philly Sports Network The Give’n’go […]Read more "The Give’n’Go Podcast Episode 7: Bouncing here, there, and everywhere"
The Phillies were back in action following a blowout victory against the Nats yesterday. Today’s matchup didn’t have the same explosive start, but definitely ended on a high note. Jeremy Hellickson was on the mound for his second start of the young season, and would be supported by the following lineup: Phillies lineup today vs. […]Read more "Phillies Game 6 recap: Phils Walk-Off Victorious For Series Win Over Nats"
Citizens Bank Park opened its gates to a flood of Philly faithfuls as today marked the Phillies’ home opener! The team was set to take on the rival Nationals, and try and end their two-game skid. Although the latter ultimately did not happen, it certainly was a thrilling night. Hard-throwing righty Vince Velasquez was on […]Read more "Phillies Game Four Recap: Late Rally Not Enough to Top Nats"
Philly was back on the field after taking their first loss of the season Wednesday night. Veteran pitcher Clay Buchholz would start the game and try to get the Phils back in the win column. He would be supported by the following lineup: Phillies lineup today in Cincinnati:Hernandez 4Nava 7Herrera 8Franco 5Saunders 9Knapp 2Stassi 3Galvis […]Read more "Phillies game three recap: Phils came out swinging but couldn’t sustain momentum in loss to Reds"
After several long, blistering cold months, the moment we’ve all been waiting for has finally arrived. The Eagles have signed TE Trey Burton to a one-year tender! Oh… that’s not what we’ve been waiting for? Although I love Trey Burton, his return isn’t the subject of this article. Phillies baseball is back! Spring is upon […]Read more "Phillies Opening Day recap: An explosive start lifts Phils above Reds in 4-3 win"
After a four month break, Phillies baseball is finally back in action! The last time the Phils were in uniform, Joel Embiid had yet to make his Sixers debut, the Eagles were 3-0, and the President wasn’t a- I digress-. The point is, we are well overdue for some Philly baseball. The Phils begin their […]Read more "Phillies Spring Training: Game 1 Recap and Notes"