MLB Beat Coverage

The news stories, features, gamers and multimedia work I've produced while credentialed at various MLB stadiums, reporting on the Philadelphia Phillies for Phillies Nation.

San Francisco — May 15-17, 2023

Filters & Sorting

Connor Brogdon excited for ‘second top moment in my baseball career’

SAN FRANCISCO — Connor Brogdon’s favorite thing he’s done in his baseball career is somewhat easy to guess: pitching in the World Series last fall. His second favorite will take place on Monday night. Brogdon will be the Phillies’ opener in the series opener against the San Francisco Giants. It won’t be the first start of his career, but it’ll be the most special: He’ll make it at Oracle Park, where Brogdon regularly attended games while growing up in Clovis, Calif. “I think it’s probably the

Los Angeles — May 1-3, 2023

Filters & Sorting

San Francisco — September 3-4, 2022

Filters & Sorting

Phillies Notes: Nick Castellanos to the injured list

This week’s lineup of opposing pitchers isn’t exactly kind to the Philadelphia Phillies. Salvaging Sunday’s series finale against the San Francisco Giants will require them to defeat Carlos Rodón, who figures to get some votes toward the top of the 2022 National League Cy Young ballot. Sandy Alcántara, who very well might win that award, comes to town on Thursday. Jesús Luzardo, Miami’s starter this Tuesday, is no slouch.

San Diego – June 25-26, 2022

Filters & Sorting

Phillies’ win over Padres overshadowed by Harper’s injury

“Pyrrhic victory (noun): A victory that comes at a great cost, perhaps making the ordeal to win not worth it.” The Phillies earned a Pyrrhic victory over the San Diego Padres on Saturday night. The offense scored three runs in the fifth inning against Padres starter Blake Snell, Zach Eflin went five mostly solid innings and an outstanding (actually, perfect) performance from the bullpen allowed a 4-2 lead to stand — without much anxiety — for the final four innings. But the news that overshado

Los Angeles — May 14-15, 2022

Filters & Sorting