Friday, August 1, 2014
Inquirer Daily News

So far, not so good for Hamels

In case you couldn't find this on TV, Cole Hamels has surrendered five runs in three innings, all runs coming in the third. The carnage includes: an RBI single by pitcher Jason Marquis, a two-run homer by Garrett Atkins, and an RBI triple by Troy Tulowitzki. Don't shoot the messenger.

So far, not so good for Hamels

In case you couldn't find this on TV, Cole Hamels has surrendered five runs in three innings, all runs coming in the third.  The carnage includes: an RBI single by pitcher Jason Marquis, a two-run homer by Garrett Atkins, and an RBI triple by Troy Tulowitzki.  Don't shoot the messenger.

UPDATE:  J.A. Happ has entered the game with two out in the fourth.  Hamels allowed seven runs on 11 hits.  The fastball and changeup both were knocked around.  Fastball ranged from 84-89, and hit 90 once.  Changeup in high-'70s.

About this blog

The place for up-to-the-minute Phillies coverage from The Inquirer beat writer Matt Gelb and columnist Bob Brookover.

Matt Gelb Inquirer Staff Writer
Bob Brookover Inquirer Columnist
Marc Narducci Inquirer Staff Writer
Latest Videos:
Also on Philly.com:
Stay Connected