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Gameday 22: Phillies at Dodgers

Philadelphia Phillies (10-11) at Los Angeles Dodgers (13-9)

Starting Pitchers:
PHI: RHP Kyle Kendrick (0-2, 3.60 ERA)
LAD: RHP Dan Haren (3-0, 2.16 ERA)

Time: 10:10, Dodger Stadium
TV: Comcast Sportsnet
Weather: Sunny, 72
Media: Twitter and Facebook

A Note for Tonight:

Tonight’s pitching matchup is a bit lopsided in the Dodgers favor, with their fill-in ace Dan Haren squaring off against Kyle Kendrick. Haren is 3-0 on the season with a 2.16 ERA. He had a bit of a struggle in his last start, but came away with 7.1 IP and just two earned runs. Kendrick gave up three earned runs in seven innings in his previous start, and was pegged with the loss. It wasn’t a bad start by any means, considering it was in Colorado. However, Kendrick has been up and down this year. Jimmy Rollins will get the night off, with Freddy Galvis filling in. In J-Roll’s absence, Carlos Ruiz has been put at the top of the lineup, hitting second.


Revere CF / Ruiz C / Utley 2B / Howard 1B / Byrd RF / Brown LF / Galvis SS / Asche 3B / Kendrick P



  1. bacardipr

    April 24, 2014 at 9:43 pm

    Although Haren is capable of putting up Ace like #’s i suspect he is playing above right now. This would be a good game for the Phils to steal away from the Dodgers.

  2. Andrew from Waldorf

    April 24, 2014 at 10:21 pm

    The Senators are in extra innings vs the Padres.

    The Mets took 3 of 4 from the Cardinals.

    Need this one.

    Go Phillies!!!!!!!!!!!1

  3. c. schreiber

    April 24, 2014 at 10:39 pm

    First & third nobody out, Galvis K, Ashe K, Hendricks K, are you kiddingme!! Bunt if nothing else. Christ sake.

    • Hogey's Role

      April 24, 2014 at 10:44 pm

      Bat on ball… That’s all we needed there, that was absolutely ridiculous

      • "Big Ed" Delahanty

        April 24, 2014 at 11:35 pm

        I agree with both of you – quite a putrid display. While Glavis is very strong defensively, we are really miss Frandsen’s bat off the bench. Asche and Galvis are revisiting Mini Mart and John Old McDonald’s averages respectively, when they were with the team. I do not know about anyone else, but I dislike Uribe immensely, both now and when he was with the Giants. He has streaks of absolute zilch and then finds a way to burn us. Grrrr….

  4. Andrew from Waldorf

    April 24, 2014 at 11:33 pm

    The beat goes on .

    by the way the Senators lost.

    So go Phils!!!

    Just no runs for KK I guess

  5. "Big Ed" Delahanty

    April 24, 2014 at 11:48 pm

    Revere, Chooch, The Man, and finally, Bryd, giving us the lead, but for how long?

  6. Andrew from Waldorf

    April 25, 2014 at 12:03 am

    Wow this replay sucks.

    They have to ruin the greatest game.

    Whats next the DH?

    Making the sport with no strategy at all?

    Cool links Shecnkman.

    Remember I live in Senators territory.

    They have big problems.

    Defense, base running, Hustle.

    A first time manager way over managing.

    85 wins may get the division.

  7. betasigmadeltashag

    April 25, 2014 at 12:14 am

    AFW we can finally agree on something. I know there needs to be some firm of replay. But it has expanded to far,an umpires judgement call should not be replayed. And the new catchers rule is just flat out stupid. All because a pretty boy all star from San Fran gets hurt you have to change the game. MLB Really needs to revisit that rule and change it back

  8. Andrew from Waldorf

    April 25, 2014 at 12:22 am

    Is Andy Reid managing the Phillies?

    Your bonehead infielder doesn’t make a routine play??

    so you compound it by challenging the play and losing that too???

    Never understood that logic with Reid either.

    al the NL east teams have problems.

    Replay sucks in baseball

  9. betasigmadeltashag

    April 25, 2014 at 12:38 am

    Good game KK should have made it out of the 6th. Would be nice to go deeper in the game. But he did his job. At least we won’t have to see Manship or Capp. Duekman coming back out ? Or do you use a combo of Bastardo Adams Pap for full innings

  10. betasigmadeltashag

    April 25, 2014 at 12:45 am

    I know you can not be perfect but couldn’t you be perfect for one more inning. Need some runes in the 8th boys.

  11. Andrew from Waldorf

    April 25, 2014 at 12:50 am

    This is not the best bull pen I have ever seen.

  12. betasigmadeltashag

    April 25, 2014 at 1:06 am

    How do you not have a PH up for LA. I get if Perez was going to start the 9th letting him hit. But you really don’t have better option. How about Grrinke

  13. betasigmadeltashag

    April 25, 2014 at 1:10 am

    So if it hard for a guy who can bunt well for a base hit but has troubles sacrificing. Why not bunt for h hit with a guy on base ?

  14. betasigmadeltashag

    April 25, 2014 at 1:15 am

    All started with Asche single maybe it will get him out of his slump.

  15. betasigmadeltashag

    April 25, 2014 at 1:15 am

    OK my up for your bad night with a long ball here

  16. betasigmadeltashag

    April 25, 2014 at 1:18 am

    What everyone asleep

  17. betasigmadeltashag

    April 25, 2014 at 1:21 am

    Can I bet Byrd does something good at this at bat since I benched him in my fantasy league. I hate fantasy baseball

  18. betasigmadeltashag

    April 25, 2014 at 1:26 am

    No pressure Freddie just get the ball in play

  19. betasigmadeltashag

    April 25, 2014 at 1:27 am

    Ok a little better then that.

  20. betasigmadeltashag

    April 25, 2014 at 1:31 am

    OK Pap I know you don’t like non dave situations. But it is time to man up and shut LA down

  21. betasigmadeltashag

    April 25, 2014 at 1:49 am

    Nice win and 3 out of four from NL West leaders. CHOOCH loves the. 2 hole. LA series for Chooch .500 4 doubles triple and HR 6 RBIs. A series cycle for Carlos. Asche makes huge defensive play and big lead off single. Maybe this will help him relax. I think he will be a decent hitter soon

  22. Jacob Muran

    April 25, 2014 at 2:20 am

    Good win for the Phils.. Galvis or Nix needs to go back to the minors.. And bring up Hernandez.. One of them can be the backup defender.. Give Hernandez some starts @ 3B

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