BoopStats Archive: August, 2011

Cliff's Month-Lee Report

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Since the beginning of the 2008 season, Cliff Lee has had seven different months in which he started at least four times and had an ERA of... Read more

Triple Digits Again for Ryan Howard

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Tuesday, Ryan Howard became the first Phillie to reach 100 RBI in six consecutive seasons, breaking a tie with Sam Thompson and Chuck Klein... Read more

Shane Victorino and The Four-Ply Swat

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With his game-winning home run Monday night, Shane Victorino has now hit more home runs for the Phillies since the beginning of the 2010 season... Read more

The Right Team for Hamels' Return

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If you subscribe to the theory that Cole Hamels' start Monday could be the most important of his season (as he is coming back from shoulder... Read more

Roy Oswalt's Late-Season Heroics

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For just the third time in his 11-year career, Roy Oswalt has lost more than one game in the same month after July 31. His year-by-year records... Read more

Pitching In At The Plate

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Since Phillies pitchers managed to hit .375 in the Mets series, we thought we'd take this time to see how the team's hurlers are doing at the... Read more

Not Too Short So Far

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Although there is still a ways to go before Jimmy Rollins' return, Wilson Valdez and Michael Martinez are filling in nicely at the plate so... Read more

The Mighty Shane

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Only two other qualifying Phillies 5-foot-9 or under have ever come close to producing the slugging percentage (.551) that Shane Victorino... Read more

Phillies Will Finish on the Plus Side

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By being the first major league team to 82 victories, the Phillies will finish their ninth consecutive season with a record over .500. Only... Read more

Phillies Chasing the Bar

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Even though they lost two of three to the Nationals this weekend and are 4-4 over the last eight games, the Phillies' record (81-44) is still... Read more