Pitcher

Phillies Prospect Fanti Throws No-Hitter in Lakewood
The Phillies' Class-A Affiliate, the Lakewood Blue Claws, scheduled an early 11:05 a.m. game on Monday against the Charleston RiverDogs.  by 12:52 p.m., the game was already over.  The reason it went so fast?  The RiverDogs did not collect a single hit after a masterful performan…
Is Vince Velasquez A Starting Pitcher Or Closer?
In his second season in Philadelphia, Vince Velasquez has started the year with erratic results.  While tallying 17 Strikeouts in Two Starts is impressive, allowing Nine Runs over Nine Innings and walking Seven batters shows Velasquez still has a ways to go before he puts it all together to be …
Elvis Has Left the Phillies
The jokes made over the name of Elvis Araujo in Philadelphia are done.   That is, unless the Marlins come to town.  The left-handed reliever who spent much of 2015 and 2016 with the Phillies, as been claimed by the Miami Marlins on waivers...
Phillies starter Vince Velasquez exits with injury
The Phillies got some bad news just two pitches into the game Wednesday afternoon.  Phillies starter Vince Velasquez  was only one batter into the game when something was not right.  Velasquez called for the trainer and departed the game immediately and was relieved by Brett…
Should you Worry about the Phillies Pitching?
As we begin day six with the Phillies in Clearwater, we have seen a lot of baseball, heard tons of people pontificate about the Phillies chances this season and usually all those conversations begin and end with the Phillies pitching.