After two months have passed in the 2012 season, the first thing most will note when glancing at the NL East is, all teams are playing above .500.
What’s more unusual than a team hitting back-to-back homers? How about one fan catching both of them.
Joe Blanton pitched a three-hitter for his first shutout in five years and Shane Victorino hit a two-run homer to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday.
Roy Halladay was not with the Phillies Thursday afternoon for their 4-0 win over the Braves.
Roy Halladay offered regret for his teammates, especially Carlos Ruiz, instead of excuses for himself after his worst outing in five years.
The Phillies Nationa League East competition is tougher this year.
Phillies swept the Braves, and have now reduced their magic number to 12. I don’t think there is much debate left for the NL East, but this was a potential NLCS matchup in October.
Alex Gonzalez hit the go-ahead RBI single and Brian McCann added a two-run homer in the 11th inning to lift the Atlanta Braves to a 4-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday.
As the Phillies get set to play the Braves, I’ve been talking about the series on many CBS Stations. Last night, I sat down with Reuben Frank on Sportsradio 610 WIP. We talked Phillies, but I also set him straight on Derek Jeter.
Carlos Ruiz hit a pinch-hit grand slam and drove in five runs, and Roy Oswalt earned his first victory over Atlanta as the Phillies rolled to a 10-2 win over the Braves on Saturday.
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