The bats stay asleep for the Philly, 5-2. Carlos Martinez went 7 1/3 innings allowing just 2 hits, 2 runs with only 1 earned, with 2 free passes and 4 strikeouts in stifling the Phillies offense.
Bryce Harper had two hits and JT Realmuto hit a sac fly. Didi Gregorious knocked in the second run on a ground that scored Realmuto who reached second on an error then took third on an errant pickoff attempt from Martinez.
Zach Eflin went 6 2/3 innings with 9 hits and 5 earned runs and 8 strikeouts. Philadelphia falls one game below .500 at 11-12.
Tommy Edman and Paul Goldschmidt each had a pair of RBIs with Edman having two hits. Nolan Arenado and Edman each went 2 for 4 with Arenado picking up the fifth run knocked in. The bats stay asleep for the Philly. For more Phillies coverage click here.
Kevin has followed and promoted the game of lacrosse since May 19, 1974.
The same day the Philadelphia Flyers won the Cup, the Philadelphia Wings were introduced to Neibauer and Philadelphia.
Kevin has covered many sports, including baseball, football, basketball, and.. lacrosse. A former licensed football referee and baseball umpire, Kevin brings a unique insight to his game coverage.
A published writer in JustHockey Magazine, Kevin covered the American Hockey League as well as a monthly story on a pugilist where Kevin used the pen name, The Rink Rat. Neibauer turned his attentions to lacrosse for a few years and does his part, whether podcasting or writing to grow the game. Kevin branched out to his roots and currently provides insight for all Philadelphia teams for Edge of Philly as well as his full-time duties with LaxPhilly.