Last Night: Padres 7 - Phillies 3
Schedule: Phillies @ Athletics - 9:35 pm - O.Co Coliseum, Oakland, Ca. - CSN, 94.1 WIP
News & Notes:
- The Phillies closed out their series with the San Diego Padres last night. Kyle Kendrick only last five innings as the Padres put up three runs on him. It was 4-1 in the bottom of the eighth when Will Venable's home run made it 7-1 Padres as they rolled to a 7-3 victory over the Phillies. More here.
- Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen met with the Philadelphia media yesterday to discuss his blood clots. Timonen revealed that the chance of him playing this season is "really slim." More here.
- Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon has three games remaining on his seven-game suspension. The Phillies could leverage Papelbon's suspension to ensure his 2016 option does not vest. More here.