Instant analysis: Charlie Manuel returns to the Phillies as hitting coach

Who knew Tuesdays could be eventful? According to Todd Zolecki, John Mallee has been replaced with Charlie Manuel as the Phillies hitting coach. Charlie Manuel, of course, captained the ship in 2008 when the Phillies won their second-ever World Series. He managed the Phillies from 2004-2013 when Ryne Sandberg took the reigns. Manuel has exactly […]

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A Legacy Opposes a King: A Game of Thrones inspired recap of Phillies win over Seattle

In honor of “Game of Thrones” returning for its 7th season in less than a month, this Phillies recap shall be in the style of some Medieval fantasy novelization. Two thought provoking nights since the valiant short stop Freddy Galvis took leadership of the Phillies Kingdom with a courageous call to arms and one day […]

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Phillies Game 18 Recap: Late offensive explosion keeps winning streak alive

Winners of three straight, the Phillies were back in action for the series finale against the Atlanta Braves. Zach Eflin was on the mound for his second start since being called up to replace the injured Clay Buchholz. The young right-hander would be supported by the following lineup: Today's lineup vs. Braves. pic.twitter.com/xeWk2mekK2 — Todd […]

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Phillies Game 11 Recap: Stellar Pitching Leads to Jackie Robinson Day Victory

Things haven’t been going so well for the Phillies lately. The team was on a four-game losing streak heading into today’s matchup against the Nationals. Jeremy Hellickson, today’s starting pitcher, did provide some hope for the young Phils though. The right-hander has been terrific so far this season, allowing seven hits and just one run through […]

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