Bullpen, Berti Doom Phillies

The bullpen and Berti doom the Phillies, 4-2. Can’t pin this one on Aaron Nola. Another quality start from a Phils starter gets wasted when Jon Berti knocked a two-run single to put Miami in front, 4-2.

Nola was his usual solid self, going 6 innings allowing just 2 hits with one run, 3 walks, and 5 strikeouts. Sam Coonrod entered and things went more South than Miami. In his 1 inning, Coonrod was victimized with 3 hits, 3 runs, and a walk.

Light hitting, Jon Berti supplied his first RBIs in twenty games. Corey Dickerson singled, Coonrod retired the next two batters before Isan Diaz walked. Knapp had a passed ball bringing up Berti who slapped an opposite-field two-run single. Berti subsequently swiped second then was brought home on Jesus Devers’ single.

The Phillies runs occurred when Brad Miller was hit by a pitch with the bases juiced and a Rhys Hoskins Sac Fly. The same two teams go at it again on Thursday. The bullpen and Berti doom the Phillies but hopefully they can bounce back.

Kevin Neibauer
Kevin Neibauer

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.



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