Phillies crush the Atlanta Braves, 12-2 in front of a sold-out crowd. The return of Odubel Herrera? Herrera crushed a three-run homer to cap off a six-run first and added a fourth RBI later in the game.
The entire lineup showed up in this one with Jean Segura, Alec Bohm, JT Realmuto, and Andrew McCutcheon all chipping in with a pair of Ribbies. The strong starting pitching continues with Zach Eflin going 6 2/3 allowing 2 earned runs off 5 hits with 1 free pass and punching out 5. Realmuto crushes his 99th career homer.
The win makes five straight for the Phightins. The Herrera blast was his first since April 2019. Is Herrera the answer in Center Field? He posted the first two-hit game for the position this season. Let see if the Phillies can crush the Braves again. 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.