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Phillies’ Fans Look For Recipe To Help Team Recover Momentum

So, what would you do if you were Charlie Manuel? Everyone seems to have an opinion on what the skipper should do to get his team back on track.



Phillies Hit 4 Homers In 7-1 Win Over Nationals

Ben Francisco hit two of Philadelphia’s four homers Wednesday night, and a lineup filled with reserves led the NL East champion Phillies to a 7-1 victory over the last-place Nationals in Washington’s home finale.


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Blanton, Phillies Beat Mets

Joe Blanton threw seven strong innings, Carlos Ruiz hit a tie-breaking RBI single and the NL East-leading Philadelphia Phillies won their 11th straight game, 3-2 over the New York Mets on Friday night.


Phils Bats Explode, Run Over Marlins 11-4

Led by Carlos Ruiz’s 4 rbi night, the Phils offense was clicking on all cylinders in an 11-4 win over the Marlins in Miami. Ruiz, Werth, Utley, and Dobbs all with homeruns. Ryan Howard knocking in […]


Phils Back in 1st With a 8-7 Win!

Back in first: Phillies edge Marlins to grab top spot in NL East Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) – Placido Polanco’s eighth-inning two-out RBI single was the difference, as Philadelphia nipped Florida, 8-7, in the third […]


Phils Win a Wild One to Close Out Road Trip

Down 7-3 entering the 7th inning, the Phils rallied to score 9 runs in the inning, and went on to top the Rockies 12-11. Chase Utley leading the way with a grandslam, and rbi single(6 […]


Phils Take The 1st 2 in San Diego

Led by Joe Blanton’s 6 innings of 1 run ball, Phillies pitching led the way in another low scoring,  3-1 win over the Padres at Petco Park. Shane Victorino the offensive MVP, knocking in 2 […]


Phils Chop Down Giants, Win 4 in a Row

In the most important series to date, the Phils bats continued to come through, dismantling Giants pitcher Matt Cain, in an 8-2 blowout win at Citizens Bank Park. Jimmy Rollins led the offense with a 3 […]


Down 7, Phils Rally to beat Dodgers 10-9

A Carlos Ruiz walk off 2 run single capped off the Phils 10-9 comeback win over the Dodgers at Citizens Bank Park. Entering the 8th, the Phils trailed 9-2, scored 4 runs in the inning, […]


Phils Score 6 in the 8th, Win 5th in a Row

Down 2-1 in the 8th, the Phils score 6 runs, send 11 batters to the plate, and go on to beat the Mets 7-5 to win their 5th in a row, and 12th in a row […]


Another Blown Save by Lidge

After a Carlos Ruiz rbi single in the top of the 9th, put the Phils ahead of the Nationals 5-4, Brad Lidge enters for the save opportunity, and surrenders a 3 run homerun to Ryan […]


Cards Top Phils, 5-1

  St. Louis, MO (Sports Network) – Matt Holliday hit a tie-breaking home run in the bottom of the seventh and Felipe Lopez supplied a two-run double the next inning, as St. Louis defeated the […]


Phils Remain Winless to Start 2nd Half

Joe Blanton did his part, going 7 innings, allowing 3 runs on 5 hits, but the bats struggled striking out 14 times, in a Phils 4-3 loss to the Cubs at Wrigley. Ryan Madson(L, 2-1) […]


Phils Rally in the 9th, Win in 10

Aftering trailing the Central leading Reds 7-1 entering the 9th inning, the Phils scored 6 runs to send the game to extra innings, and Ryan Howard would hit a 2 run homerun in the bottom of […]


Howard, Utley, Power Phils Past Twins

Ryan Howard homered twice and finished a single short of the cycle, as the Philadelphia Phillies got on a roll with a 9-5 defeat of the Minnesota Twins in the opener of a three-game interleague […]