Monthly Archives: July 2020

Open Discussion: Week of July 27th

The Phillies are playing intrasquad games at their Allentown location.  They last about four innings and coaches are filling a lot of positions in the field.  Saturday, Romero, Llovera, Parker, and Arano pitched.  Sunday, the “teams” were made up of four hitters each.  Coaches again had to fill in on defense. Continue reading Open Discussion: Week of July 27th

Open Discussion: Week of July 20th

Four more days!  The baseball season restarts this Thursday.  The Phillies play their home opener on Friday, July 24th against the Miami Marlins.

The Phillies played three intrasquad games (winning all three) before playing scrimmages against the Nationals and Orioles over the weekend.  They beat the Nationals and Max Scherzer soundly and then lost to the Orioles and Tom Eshelman.  So, the Marlins will probably be a tough challenge, again.  The Phillies play another scrimmage at Yankee stadium Monday night.


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Open Discussion: Week of July 12th

The countdown to the start of the Phillies’ 2020 baseball season is inside two weeks.  They open at home on Friday, July 24th against their nemesis, the Miami Marlins.

The Phillies are playing intrasquad games, but will play scrimmages against the Nationals, Orioles, and Yankees on July 18-20.  All at 6:05 PM, Nationals and Yankees on the road, Orioles at home. Continue reading Open Discussion: Week of July 12th