Phils offense comes up small in frustrating loss

Phils offense turns up little in discouraging loss to Giants initially appeared on NBC Sports Philadelphia

The Phillies kipped down a primarily awful offending efficiency in a 2-0 loss to the San Francisco Giants on Monday night.

Phillies players went 0 for 8 with runners in scoring position and left 11 males on base.

The loss dropped the Phillies to 8-8 on the season while the Giants, handled by previous Phillies skipper Gabe Kapler, enhanced to 10-6.

The Phillies have actually been locked out two times in their last 6 video games.

The Phillies had 7 hits in the video game however just one for additional bases. Bryce Harper had 3 songs.

Anderson’s night

Phillies starter Chase Anderson went 4 innings and quit 2 runs. Supervisor Joe Girardi raised him for a pinch player with 2 outs and runners on 2nd and 3rd in the 4th. It was a sound relocation due to the fact that Anderson has difficulty surpassing the 5th inning anyhow and was currently at 70 pitches.

Anderson quit a two-out double to Evan Longoria in the 3rd. Brandon Belt followed with a two-run homer on a 1-2 curveball for the video game’s only scoring.

Missed out on opportunities

The Phillies had a lot of them versus Giants starter Kevin Gausman.

They left 2 runners on base in the very first, 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th innings.

They left runners on 2nd and 3rd in the 3rd and 4th innings.

Gausman started out J.T. Realmuto on a full-count splitter to end the 3rd.

In the bottom of the 4th, the Phillies got a leadoff walk from Alec Bohm and a double from Jean Segura (No. 200 of his profession) to put runners on 2nd and 3rd with no outs. Gausman benefited from the weak bottom 3rd of the Phillies’ batting order, starting out novices Mickey Moniak and Nick Maton prior to getting pinch-hitter Brad Miller on a ground ball to 3rd base.

Gausman ended up with 6 nothing innings. He spread 6 hits, strolled 4 and started out 5.

Moniak’s battles

Moniak went 0 for 4 with 2 strikeouts. He is 0 for 12 with 8 strikeouts in 4 video games considering that being included recently. 

Welcome back

As Kapler provided the Giants’ lineup card to the home base umpire prior to the video game, a close-up of him was revealed on Phanavision and the style to Invite Back Kotter played over the general public address system. 


The Phils had a lot of them, all associated to COVID.

Up next

Zack Wheeler (1-2, 3.00) gets the start Tuesday night versus San Francisco right-hander Logan Webb (0-1, 4.76).

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Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.