Jimmy Rollins broke up Matt Garza’s no-hit bid with a single in the seventh before sparking a seven-run outburst an inning later, helping the Philadelphia Phillies complete a four-game sweep of the Milwaukee Brewers with a 9-1 win Thursday.
It’s no secret that Domonic Brown has been struggling at the dish this season. His All-Star season just a year ago seems like a distant memory and the once promising slugger has been anything but this season.
KYW’s Matt Leon spoke with Corey Seidman of Phillies Nation about the Phils’ struggles and tonight’s series opener in Milwaukee.
The Phillies allowed 25 runs on 38 hits, committing six errors, while getting swept in their first home series this week against the Milwaukee Brewers. They’re in the middle of their current four game losing streak, the Phillies have fallen to 3-6 and last place in the National League East.
It isn’t a star player that has drawn dozens of Milwaukee Brewers fans to Miller Park before the crack of dawn.
Ryan Braun hit his NL-leading 32nd home run, Yovani Gallardo won his fourth straight start, and the Milwaukee Brewers extended their home winning streak to nine with a 6-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday night.
Corey Hart’s grand slam with two outs in the eighth inning prevented Philadelphia’s Cliff Lee from getting a rare win as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Phillies 7-4 on Thursday night.
Jimmy Rollins hit an RBI single off Francisco Rodriguez with two outs in the 10th and the Philadelphia Phillies rallied in their last at-bat for the fourth straight day, beating the Milwaukee Brewers 7-6 to complete their first three-game sweep of the season on Wednesday.
Cliff Lee goes for his second win tonight against the Brewers. Matt Leon and Corey Seidman of Phillies Nation preview the game.
A Milwaukee Brewers fan had to beat leukemia to follow his dream of going to all 162 Brewers games.
National League MVP Ryan Braun’s 50 game suspension overturned.
Ryan Braun singled in the go-ahead run in the seventh and the slumping Milwaukee Brewers rallied for a much-needed 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday that snapped their skid at five.
Raul Ibanez doubled and scored on LaTroy Hawkins’ throwing error in the 10th, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 on Saturday night for their sixth straight win.
Ryan Howard homered in his return to the lineup and Roy Halladay continued the Phillies’ pitching dominance in Milwaukee, leading Philadelphiato a 5-3 victory over the Brewers on Friday night.
The Phillies swept the Braves and now they have 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.