Standings 1st- Atlanta Braves- 66-47 2nd- Philadelphia Phillies- 58-53- 7 games back 3rd- Washington Nationals- 58-53- 7 games back 4th- New York Mets- 55-56- 10 games back 5th- Miami Marlins- 42-67- 22 games back Recap PHILLIES The Phillies started off their homestand by taking two of three games from the surging San Francisco Giants. Drew Smyly turned in another brilliant start on Tuesday, going seven...
Through the first five games of the season, the Phillies have come out to one of their best starts in team history. But following their first loss on Wednesday to the Washington Nationals, perhaps this team might still have some gaps to fill.  The Phillies worked very hard to bolster their roster in all areas and were very...
The Phillies have begun their work in trying to bolster the roster for the backend of the season and hopefully the playoffs. Recent reports have come out that a trade for Mariners OF Jay Bruce could be done within the next 24 hours. Bruce has appeared in 47 games for Seattle so far this season in which...
Remember on the opening day of the 2015 baseball season, the Phillies were trotting out the last stages of the careers of Chase Utley, Ryan Howard, and Carlos Ruiz as their 3-4-5 combination of their lineup? Or on opening day in 2016 when Howard and Ruiz were still their 4-5 hitters, and their starting left fielder was...
Standings 1st- Atlanta Braves- 50-35 2nd- Philadelphia Phillies- 44-40, 5.5 games back 3rd- Washington Nationals- 42-41, 7 games back 4th- New York Mets- 38-47, 12 games back 5th- Miami Marlins- 32-50, 16.5 games back Recap PHILLIES The Phillies were finally able to snap their seven game losing streak by sweeping the Mets in four games. Thanks to a little help from Brad Miller's bamboo plant,...
Washington Nationals (93-69, defeated Brewers in WC) vs. Los Angeles Dodgers (106-56, won NL West) Game 1- Thursday, October 3rd @ 8:37 PM ET in Los Angeles, TBS Game 2- Friday, October 4th @ 9:37 PM ET in Los Angeles, TBS Game 3- Sunday, October 6th, Time TBA, in Washington, TBS Game 4 (If Necessary)- Monday, October 7th, Time TBA, in...
Standings 1st- Atlanta Braves- 46-32 2nd- Philadelphia Phillies- 39-38, 6.5 games back 3rd- Washington Nationals- 37-40, 8.5 back 4th- New York Mets- 37-41, 9 games back 5th Miami Marlins- 30-46, 15 games back Recap PHILLIES We are rapidly approaching the point where someone needs to lose their job. The Phillies extended their losing streak to seven games. They haven't won a game since June 15th....
What were the major headlines in the week of Philly sports? Brock (@LandesBrock) and Deibs (@mrcrockpot) recap all the top stories in Philly sports Discussion topics include… Ben Simmons' triple double vs the Brooklyn Nets Matisse Thybulle's dominance on defense since being in the starting lineupThe Philadelphia Flyers defeating the Pittsburgh...
READING — The Double-A Reading Fightin Phils opened their series against the Harrisburg Senators with Phillies' top pitching prospect Adonis Medina on the mound on Friday night. The Fightins entered the day 1.5 games out of first place. They needed a good outing from their ace to keep gaining ground in the standings. But Medina's start had more...
Spring training has been well underway for the Phillies for a few weeks now. Regulars are getting in shape, veterans are battling for jobs, and prospects are trying to make a good first impression. So why can’t I watch any of it? The Phillies will play 32 games this year during spring training, barring of course cancellations. Only ten of those...
The Phillies entered the Trade Deadline firmly in the National League Wild Card hunt and with an outside shot at catching the Braves in the division. It was widely accepted that the Phillies needed to focus on three specific areas to upgrade in order to close the gap. They needed starting pitching, to provide reinforcements for a beleaguered...
Who is the best Philly sports star in professional sports history? Which team consists of the BEST OF PHILLY SPORTS? YOU WILL DECIDE! The Painted Lines got together and held a 6-round snake draft. Each team will be placed in a double elimination bracket and duel to the death! Audio and video available below!