The Phillies Zone Archive: April, 2008

Flash ... aaaaahhhhhh!

Comment icon 0 Comments
Tom Gordon had said that his Opening Day appearance against the Nationals haunted him for a while. He allowed five runs in 1/3 inning in an... Read more

Ask Werth

Comment icon 0 Comments
Got a question for Jayson Werth? If so, e-mail me here. Include your first name, initial of your last name and city and state where you live... Read more

Phillies Claim Robles

Comment icon 0 Comments
The Phillies are desperate for infield help, so today they claimed Oscar Robles off waivers from the San Diego Padres. He is headed to triple-A... Read more

Why Are The Phillies Winning?

Comment icon 0 Comments
Fact: April typically is a bad month for the Phillies. Fact: Jimmy Rollins and Shane Victorino have been on the DL for some time. Fact: Ryan... Read more

Where'd Myers' Fastball Go?

Comment icon 0 Comments
Brett Myers is lost. He can't seem to break 89 mph with his fastball, which is a shock for somebody who always has been able to throw much... Read more

Lieberthal to Retire a Phillie

Comment icon 0 Comments
Mike Lieberthal spent 13 of his 14 seasons in the major leagues with the Phillies. He announced his retirement after the 2007 season with... Read more

A Good April? The Phillies? Really?

Comment icon 0 Comments
You might have heard that the Phillies are slow starters. Here's their record after the last five Aprils: 2007: 11-14. 2006: 10-14. 2005:... Read more

Charlie's Hunches Work

Comment icon 0 Comments
Charlie Manuel had a few hunches yesterday at PNC Park. He had a hunch Chris Coste would do the job in the five hole. He had a hunch that... Read more

Howard Goes Yard

Comment icon 0 Comments
Ryan Howard hit a two-run home run to center field in the top of the first inning tonight against the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park. It's... Read more

Benson Derailed Again

Comment icon 0 Comments
Righthander Kris Benson had to cut his start in extended spring training short today in Clearwater, Fla., after he apparently strained his... Read more