It appears the Dodgers may have gotten over on the Phillies in a recent trade.
The Phillies traded Roberto Hernandez to the LA Dodgers for two players to be named later on Thursday.
Roberto Hernandez pitched eight strong innings as the Phillies beat the Nationals 2-1.
Ryan Howard homered in his second game since a three-game benching and scored the go-ahead run on an overturned call at the plate in the Philadelphia Phillies’ 4-2 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday.
The Phillies and Giants will continue their four-game series tonight at Citizens Bank Park.
Jimmy Rollins and Chase Utley homered to support Roberto Hernandez’s solid start, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-1 on Wednesday night for their third straight win over the NL Central leaders.
Andrew McCutchen went 4 for 5 to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to an 8-2 rout of the Phillies on Friday.
Justin Upton had two hits and three RBIs, and the Atlanta Braves were helped by two straight Ryan Howard errors in a 10-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies in the first game of a day-night doubleheader on Saturday afternoon.
Phillies pitcher Roberto Hernandez has been ejected in the sixth inning after hitting Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro with a pitch.
The Reds overcame homers by Marlon Byrd, Carlos Ruiz and Jimmy Rollins, sending the Phillies to their seventh loss in eight games.
The Phillies will wrap up this long five game series with the Mets, as well as an 11-game home stand, tonight.
After losing two out of three to the Marlins down in Florida, the 20-24 Phillies are back home to open a weekend series with the Los Angeles Dodgers.
The Phillies improvised bullpen gave up three runs in the 9th and lost to the New York Mets 5-4 in 11 innings Sunday.
Roberto Hernandez pitched four-hit ball over 7 1/3 innings leading the Phillies past the Washington Nationals 1-0 Sunday.
After sweeping a weekend series from Miami to get back to .500 (6-6), the Phillies welcome the Atlanta Braves to town for a four game set, starting Monday night with Roberto Hernandez.