3/17/21 : Grapefruit League Game Seventeen
Game Summary : Phillies 2 Tigers 0
Odubel Herrera led off the fourth inning with his third home run of the spring, a long fly over the right field fence. Ronald Torreyes doubled to score Darick Hall ( doubled ) for the Phillies second run.
On The Hill :
Zach Wheeler ( FB 95-97 ) was very good today going five shutout innings ... 4 H, 0 BB, 4 K’s ... 61 pitches - 45 strikes.
Hector Neris ( FB 92-94 ) struck out two batters in a scoreless sixth inning.
Jose Alvarado ( FB 96-101 ) struck out the side in the seventh inning 🔥... he’s pretty good eh 😉
Archie Bradley ( FB 92-93 ) faced the minimum of three batters in the eighth inning, he walked one but then got a 4-6-3 double play and struck out the third batter ...
10 pitches - 6 strikes 😳
David Hale ( FB 91-93 ) finished it by striking out two batters in the ninth. He issued one walk and hit a batter.
At The Plate : six hits today
Darick Hall had two doubles in three AB’s ... one down the left field line and another off the right field wall. Odubel homered. Roman Quinn singled and walked in three plate appearances.
Extra Bases :
Doubles : Darick Hall ( 2 ), Ronald Torreyes
Home Run : Odubel Herrera
Defensive Gems :
Odubel made another diving catch in right field ... becoming SOP 🤓.
Mini Camp players on the roster today included pitchers Enyel De Los Santos, Tyler Carr, David Parkinson and David Paulino, Catchers Edgar Cabral and Logan O’Hoppe, Infielders Luis Garcia, Darick Hall, Luke Williams and Bryson Stott and Outfielders Odubel Herrera, Matt Vierling and Johan Rojas.
Grapefruit League record is now 8-8-1
Phillies are off tomorrow, back in action on Friday in Tampa vs the Yankees ... 6:35 PM game time.
Happy Day, Happy Baseball ⚾️