BoopStats Archive: September, 2011

Phillies Blogathon: Hour 33

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Phillies' hitting coach Greg Gross was a key component off the bench in the Phillies' exciting 1980 NLCS victory over the Astros. Unfortunately... Read more

Phillies Blogathon: Hour 32

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Remember the big deal it was when the Phillies won the first 12 games in which Hunter Pence got a hit after his trade from the Astros? Well... Read more

Phillies Blogathon: Hour 31

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The Phillies' pitching staff notched 21 shutouts this season, seven of them of the complete-game variety (Cliff Lee 6, Roy Halladay 1). A look... Read more

Phillies Blogathon: Hour 30

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The Phillies' total of 153 home runs was their lowest of the Citizens Bank Park era. Their home total of 77 was just one more than they had... Read more

Phillies Blogathon: Hour 29

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Chase Utley is hitting just .202 the first time he faces a starting pitcher this season. But he makes up for it when he faces him later in... Read more

Phillies Blogathon: Hour 28

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The Phillies had six winning streaks of five or more games this season: Wins Dates Opponents 9 July 29-Aug. 6 Pirates... Read more

Phillies Blogathon: Hour 27

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If you old enough to remember the Phillies' consecutive NLCS losses in 1976 (to the Reds), 1977 and 1978 (Dodgers), you don't need us to remind... Read more

Phillies Blogathon: Hour 26

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Hunter Pence was having a good season when he was with the Astros (through July 29), but he amped it up even more after being traded to the... Read more

Phillies Blogathon: Hour 25

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After a few nondescript seasons playing in the major leagues, Charlie Manuel found his niche in Japan. Noteworthy: Hit 48 home runs in 1980... Read more

Phillies Blogathon: Hour 24

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Phillies' manager Charlie Manuel played parts of six seasons (see below) in the major leagues before he found his niche playing in Japan. Noteworthy:... Read more