In the finale game of their inter-league series at Comerica Park, Odubel Herrera and Peter Bourjos each homered for the Philadelphia Phillies as they were able to salvage the series and defeat the Detroit Tigers 8-4; the Phillies offense scores six runs off Tigers starter Anibal Sanchez.
Victor Martinez’s Go Ahead RBI Single Leads Detroit Tigers to 5-4 Victory Over Philadelphia Phillies
On Monday night, Victor Martinez's go ahead RBI single in the bottom of the seventh inning was the difference in the game as the Detroit Tigers took the first game of their interleague series against the Philadelphia Phillies 5-4 at Comerica Park; Miguel Cabrera hit two home run off Phillies starter Vincent Velasquez.
The Philadelphia Phillies have announced their lineup for Monday night's interleague battle at Comerica Park against the Detroit Tigers; the Phillies will get the chance to use the DH for this series being in an American League town, thus Ryan Howard getting the chance to play but only as a hitter while Tommy Joseph will play as the first baseman.
The Philadelphia Phillies were able to salvage the final game of their three-game series this weekend as they were able to knock off the Atlanta Braves 5-0 on Sunday afternoon at Citizens Bank Park; Jerad Eickhoff tossed seven shutout innings and notched his second win of the season.
The Philadelphia Phillies dropped their second straight game of their series at Citizens Bank Park against the Atlanta Braves as they were shut out and held to two hits in a 2-0 loss on Saturday afternoon; Adam Morgan went six innings and allowed two runs, but was the hard luck loser in the game.
Watch as Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Tyler Goeddel crush his first ever major league home run of his career on Wednesday off Miami Marlins reliever Jose Urena in a 4-2 victory at Citizens Bank Park; Goeddel is hitting .262 with the home run and seven RBI through 25 games of the 2016 season.
The Philadelphia Phillies, behind the strong efforts of Jeremy Hellickson, took their fourth straight series of the month as they defeated the Miami Marlins 4-2 on Wednesday night at Citizens Bank Park; Tyler Goeddel went 3-for-4 with a home run, his first of the season and Hellickson, who allowed two runs through six innings, won his fourth game of the season.
On Tuesday night, Vincent Velasquez put an end to the Philadelphia Phillies two-game skid by striking out 10 batters through five innings and Tommy Joseph's strong game which included his first home run of the season powered the Phillies to a 3-1 win over the Miami Marlins at Citizens Bank Park.
On Monday night, the Philadelphia Phillies trailed in the ninth inning to the Miami Marlins and tried one last rally to try and win the game, but the Miami Marlins fended off the rally to win the opening game of the series 5-3 at Citizens Bank Park to send the Phillies to their second straight loss.
Watch as Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto fakes out the fans at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia when he makes it look like he was going to throw them a foul ball into the stands, but instead, just throws it back into the infield, which was of course met with booes; the Reds ended up winning the series finale against the Philadelphia Phillies 9-4 on Sunday.