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2016 Schedule
45-54, 4th in NL East

Lineup: Phillies (45-54) at Pirates (50-47)

  • 1. Cesar Hernandez, 2B (S)
  • 2. Odubel Herrera, CF (L)
  • 3. Andres Blanco, 3B (S)
  • 4. Ryan Howard, 1B (L)
  • 5. Carlos Ruiz, C (R)
  • 6. Freddy Galvis, SS (S)
  • 7. Cody Asche, LF (L)
  • 8. Peter Bourjos, RF (R)
  • 9. Vince Velasquez, RHP (S)
  • Daily notes

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Nola strikes out Harrison with backstop assist (0:32)
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Polanco puts Pirates up for good (0:42)

Lineup: Phillies (45-53) at Pirates (49-47)

  • 1. Peter Bourjos, RF (R)
  • 2. Odubel Herrera, CF (L)
  • 3. Andres Blanco, 3B (S)
  • 4. Tommy Joseph, 1B (R)
  • 5. Cameron Rupp, C (R)
  • 6. Cody Asche, LF (L)
  • 7. Freddy Galvis, SS (S)
  • 8. Cesar Hernandez, 2B (S)
  • 9. Aaron Nola, RHP (R)
  • Daily notes

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Jerry Crasnick ESPN Senior Writer 

Mike Schmidt was happy to see Philly kid Mike Piazza overcome the "politics" and reach the Hall of Fame.

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Zach Eflin takes care of business

Eflin threw a complete-game shutout against the Pirates on Friday. At 22 years and 105 days old, he's the youngest player to throw an individual shutout since Jordan Lyles in 2012 and the youngest Phillie since Kevin Gross in 1983, per ESPN Stats & Info.

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Eflin goes the distance to blank Pirates (0:24)
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Phillies' deadline status: sellers

Unlike last year, the Phillies don't have a lot to sell at this year's trade deadline. But they do have starter Jeremy Hellickson and impact closer Jeanmar Gomez, who could fetch them some quality prospects, Jim Bowden writes. Trade deadline objectives (Insider)

Stats & Info

Howard ties Chipper as Marlins' nemesis

Ryan Howard's home run off Tom Koehler on Thursday was the 40th he's hit off Marlins pitching, tying Chipper Jones for the most against the franchise. The blast traveled 363 feet, per ESPN's Home Run Tracker.

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Phils have big chips in Hellickson, Gomez

Jeanmar Gomez and Jeremy Hellickson are the two most valuable trade pieces the Phillies have to continue their rebuilding program, Jim Bowden writes. Gomez could be the top reliever on the move if the Yankees don't sell. Trade option rankings (Insider)

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All-time #MLBRank: No. 27 Mike Schmidt

Schmidt was a three-time NL MVP and one of the greatest power-hitting third basemen in MLB history with 548 career home runs and 1,595 RBIs. He was also good defensively, winning 10 Gold Gloves, and was a 12-time All-Star for the Phillies in 17 years. Nos. 30-21

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All-time #MLBRank: No. 37 Pete Rose

Rose is the all-time hits leader in baseball history with 4,256 and was the catalyst for the Big Red Machine's two World Series titles in 1975-76 and the Phillies' 1980 championship. Rose was a 17-time All-Star and the 1973 NL MVP. No. 40-31

Jayson Stark ESPN Senior Writer 

Is tonight Jeremy Hellickson's last start for the Phillies? & could he go to the team he's facing (MIA)? They've had longstanding interest.

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All-Time #MLBRank: No. 43 Steve Carlton

Carlton was the first pitcher to win four Cy Young awards and is the last player to throw 300 innings in a season (304 in 1980). The 'Lefty' was a 10-time All-Star who finished his career with a 3.22 ERA, 329 wins and two championships. Nos. 50-41

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Yelich leads Marlins past Phillies 2-1 in 10

Christian Yelich homered and drove in the game-winning run with a single in the 10th inning to lead the Miami Marlins to a 2-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night.

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs35329th
Batting Average.24028th
On Base Percentage.29330th
Slugging Percentage.38729th
Earned Run Average4.2816th
Quality Starts53Tied-8th
WHIP1.2911th
BAA.26019th

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