Not much has gone right for the Athletics lately. After being swept by the lowly Rangers, they were in danger of dropping two out of three to the Phillies. 147 more words
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Josh Donaldson, the Oakland third baseman, smashed a Miguel Gonzalez pitch over the center-field fence in the 10th inning against Philadelphia. The home run was Donaldson’s 3rd walk-off this season, and secured an 8-6 win for the A’s. 42 more words
According to Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer, Phillies prospect Shane Watson has been suspended 50-games for violation of the minor league drug policy.
Shane Watson, 21-years old, has not pitched yet in 2014 due to his recovery of shoulder surgery which he sustained during the 2013 Minor League Baseball season. 106 more words
It’s been a long baseball season for those of us who follow the Phillies from our base in the Clearwater area. Baseball Betsy and I were there for pitchers and catchers in February; major league spring training games and the minor league camp in March; the opening of the Florida State League and extended spring training in April and the Gulf Coast League in June. 580 more words