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The Locked On Phillies podcast is a daily show hosted by Connor Thomas. Connor is a 2016 graduate of Washington College, where he played baseball as a relief pitcher. He continued his baseball career as a pitcher in the semiprofessional Rancocas Valley League in South Jersey. A lifelong fan, Connor has been watching and attending Phillies games for his entire life and hopes to bring a unique perspective on his hometown baseball team. In addition to the Locked On Phillies podcast, Connor can be found working as a producer and on air personality at 97.5 The Fanatic in Philadelphia, talking about all things Philly sports. Follow Connor on Twitter @ConnorThomas975, as well as the podcast page @LO_Phillies. Part of the Locked On Podcast Network.

The Locked On Phillies podcast is a daily show hosted by Connor Thomas. Connor is a 2016 graduate of Washington College, where he played baseball as a relief pitcher. He continued his baseball career as a pitcher in the semiprofessional Rancocas Valley League in South Jersey. A lifelong fan, Connor has been watching and attending Phillies games for his entire life and hopes to bring a unique perspective on his hometown baseball team. In addition to the Locked On Phillies podcast, Connor can be found working as a producer and on air personality at 97.5 The Fanatic in Philadelphia, talking about all things Philly sports. Follow Connor on Twitter @ConnorThomas975, as well as the podcast page @LO_Phillies. Part of the Locked On Podcast Network.

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The Locked On Phillies podcast is a daily show hosted by Connor Thomas. Connor is a 2016 graduate of Washington College, where he played baseball as a relief pitcher. He continued his baseball career as a pitcher in the semiprofessional Rancocas Valley League in South Jersey. A lifelong fan, Connor has been watching and attending Phillies games for his entire life and hopes to bring a unique perspective on his hometown baseball team. In addition to the Locked On Phillies podcast, Connor can be found working as a producer and on air personality at 97.5 The Fanatic in Philadelphia, talking about all things Philly sports. Follow Connor on Twitter @ConnorThomas975, as well as the podcast page @LO_Phillies. Part of the Locked On Podcast Network.

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English


Episodes

Kyle Gibson, Rhys Hoskins, and Nick Castellanos Lead The Philadelphia Phillies To The Franchise's 10,000th Win!

8/17/2022
In today's episode, Connor recaps yesterday's 11-4 win by the Philadelphia Phillies over the Cincinnati Reds in what was the 10,000th franchise win for the Phillies! Rhys Hoskins 2 homers, Nick Castellanos' big night, and Kyle Gibson's 11 strikeouts were huge contributors in leading the Phillies to the win. Next, a preview of the series finale and a pitching matchup between Ranger Suarez and Nick Lodolo that could be the most competitive matchup on the mound of any game of this series. Could...

Duration:00:27:35

Edmundo Sosa's 3 RBI Night Helps The Philadelphia Phillies Take Down The Cincinnati Reds

8/16/2022
In today's episode, Connor breaks down the Phillies' win over the Cincinnati Reds last night thanks to a 3 RBI night from Edmundo Sosa and an efficient outing from Noah Syndergaard on the mound. The Phillies defense was on display last night, and the offense seems to be on the verge of breaking out; could tonight be the night that the Phillies start slugging up to their potential again? Next, a preview of tonight's matchup with Kyle Gibson facing off against T.J. Zeuch, and why the lineup...

Duration:00:28:45

Previewing The Philadelphia Phillies - Cincinnati Reds Series / When To Expect Bryce Harper To Return

8/15/2022
In today's episode, Connor previews the Philadelphia Phillies' upcoming series with the Cincinnati Reds over in Ohio and why this should be a much much easier series than the previous one against the New York Mets. He breaks down the pitching matchups, and discusses why the Phillies hitters should be able to end their offensive slump against the Reds' starters. Next, the Phillies have been dealing with injuries, but it looks like Bryce Harper is getting close to returning to play! When...

Duration:00:28:07

The Philadelphia Phillies Offense STRUGGLES As The New York Mets Take The Series

8/14/2022
In today's episode, Connor recaps the Philadelphia Phillies' series against the New York Mets and the major offensive struggles by the Phillies that led to the Mets taking the final 2 games of the 3 game set and ultimately securing the series win. How worried should we be about the Phillies' back to back games being shut out? Next, a discussion about why this may be the right time for the Phils to be struggling if indeed there is a good time for a misstep. Finally, in Off The Poll, Connor...

Duration:00:26:29

The Philadelphia Phillies Face The New York Mets In Biggest Series So Far

8/12/2022
In today's episode, Connor previews the biggest series of the season so far for the Philadelphia Phillies as the team faces an upcoming series with the 1st place New York Mets. On top of the Mets being a really hot team, the Phillies also happen to face Max Scherzer and Jacob deGrom in the series, making this a great opportunity to see if the Phillies are legitimate contenders or not. Next, a discussion about Kyle Schwarber's minor calf strain and how the lineup will change for the Phillies...

Duration:00:26:25

JT Realmuto Stays Hot As The Philadelphia Phillies Win Again

8/10/2022
In today's episode, Connor recaps last night's rain delayed win by the Philadelphia Phillies over the Miami Marlins and how JT Realmuto's 2 RBI night played a big part in making sure the Phillies' hot stretch continued. He also discusses Zack Wheeler's slight struggles and what an early rain delay can do to a starting pitcher's routine. Next, a preview of a huge matchup tonight as NL Cy Young candidate Sandy Alcantara takes the mound for Miami to try and cool off the Phillies lineup and Noah...

Duration:00:26:11

Philadelphia Phillies - Miami Marlins Series Preview

8/9/2022
In today's episode, Connor previews the upcoming 3 game series in South Philly between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Miami Marlins, what the pitching matchups say about the Phillies' opportunities to continue their hot stretch, and the difference in trajectories for these two NL East teams. Next, the Phillies have been on a relatively easy stretch recently, but how will the team fare as they get ready to face Sandy Alcantara, Max Scherzer, and Jacob deGrom in a 4 game stretch? Finally,...

Duration:00:26:38

Another 4 Game Sweep For The Philadelphia Phillies!

8/8/2022
In today's episode, the Philadelphia Phillies are absolutely red hot and Connor recaps their 4 game sweep of the Washington Nationals at Citizens Bank Park. The Phillies put up 36 runs in the series, can they keep up this super powered offense the rest of the season, or is it just due to the Nationals deficiencies? Next, some expectations are changing for Phillies fans with the team now in the 2nd wild card spot in the National League. Should we have higher expectations for the Phillies now,...

Duration:00:23:53

The Philadelphia Phillies Release Didi Gregorius

8/4/2022
In today's episode, Connor discusses the big Philadelphia Phillies' big roster move of the day, with the team releasing Didi Gregorius in order to make room for the new additions joining the Phillies' roster for tonight's game. Next, he previews tonight's game with the Washington Nationals and breaks down some big debuts for the Phillies, including Noah Syndergaard's first start in Philadelphia, Brandon Marsh's debut in center field, and Jean Segura's return to the lineup and the infield!...

Duration:00:25:31

Nick Castellanos Hits Huge Home Run As Phillies Beat Braves / New Acquisitions Debut Tomorrow

8/3/2022
In today's episode, Connor recaps a big Philadelphia Phillies win over the Atlanta Braves down at Truist Park, as well as a great start by Zack Wheeler, some more outstanding bullpen work including David Robertson's debut as a Phillie (this time around), and Nick Castellanos' huge home run in the top of the 8th inning to carry the Phillies to a win! Next, a preview of the upcoming series with the Washington Nationals in a series that should have a huge advantage in the Phillies favor due to...

Duration:00:25:38

The Philadelphia Phillies Trade For Brandon Marsh, David Robertson, and Noah Syndergaard!

8/2/2022
It's the final show before the trade deadline, and the Philadelphia Phillies have made some big moves! Connor breaks down the acquisitions of Brandon Marsh, David Robertson, and Noah Syndergaard, discusses what the Phillies gave up, and how each of the new faces will fit in with a team that looks poised to make a playoff push! He also shares the excitement of the fan base in the news that Odubel Herrera and Jeurys Familia were both designated for assignment today by the team! Finally, what...

Duration:00:23:36

Updating The Latest Philadelphia Phillies Trade Deadline Rumors

8/1/2022
In today's episode, Connor updates the latest rumors surrounding the Philadelphia Phillies and players available ahead of the August 2nd MLB Trade Deadline! Some big moves have already been made around baseball, and the market has started to form on starting pitchers, relievers, position players, and prospects. Who does it sound like the Phillies are still in on? Who is no longer available? The latest news update is here! Next, a preview of a short 2 game series down in Atlanta against the...

Duration:00:24:01

The Philadelphia Phillies Complete The 4 Game Sweep Of The Pittsburgh Pirates!

7/31/2022
In today's episode, Connor recaps an outstanding 4 game sweep of the Pittsburgh Pirates by the Philadelphia Phillies, including a final game outstanding performance by Alec Bohm, a streaking Nick Castellanos, some strong defense by Bryson Stott, and a great pitching performance by Aaron Nola! Next, a preview of the upcoming 2 game set with the Atlanta Braves in Atlanta, and why the Phillies are primed to take 1 of 2 even with a bullpen game upcoming on Tuesday. Finally, Connor discusses the...

Duration:00:24:49

Previewing Phillies-Pirates Game 3 / Why The 2nd Half Could Get Even Easier

7/30/2022
In our latest episode, Connor previews game 3 of the Philadelphia Phillies' series with the Pittsburgh Pirates out at PNC park and talks about a favorable pitching matchup with Ranger Suarez facing off against Mitch Keller. Next, a breakdown of the Phillies second half schedule and why a very easy schedule for the Philadelphia Phillies is becoming even easier the closer we get to the MLB Trade Deadline. Can the Phillies hold off some teams chasing them in the wild card race? The schedule may...

Duration:00:22:16

The Philadelphia Phillies Take The First 2 Games In Pittsburgh

7/30/2022
In today's episode, Connor recaps the first couple games of the Philadelphia Phillies' series with the Pittsburgh Pirates and breaks down the big storylines from games 1 and 2! In his recap of game 1, a discussion about Jeurys Familia and how he possibly could still be on this baseball team. Connor also shares a theory as to why he hasn't been DFAd, but why his time pitching for the Phillies could already be over. Next up, Connor recaps a huge night from Rhys Hoskins, including a 2 run go...

Duration:00:26:33

Breaking Down The Top Philadelphia Phillies Trade Deadline Targets

7/30/2022
In today's episode, we have a trade deadline target extravaganza as Connor breaks down some of the top options the Philadelphia Phillies could look to trade for ahead of the August 2nd trade deadline! In the first segment, we take a look at the trade that the Phillies have already made, sending JoJo Romero to the St Louis Cardinals for Edmundo Sosa and discuss some other players on the Phillies' roster that could move. Next, a preview of the top pitching trade targets that the Phillies...

Duration:00:25:07

CROSSOVER: Previewing Phillies - Pirates With Ethan Smith Of Locked On Pirates

7/29/2022
It's crossover time! Today, Connor does a crossover with Ethan Smith of Locked On Pirates to preview the Philadelphia Phillies match up with the Pittsburgh Pirates. There are a couple interesting pitching matchups in this series, and a big opportunity for the Phillies to push themselves further into the final wild card spot in the National League. Connor and Ethan then discuss some players from the Pirates that could be on the move at the upcoming trade deadline, and even a couple players...

Duration:00:32:05

Bryson Stott Plays Hero As The Philadelphia Phillies Take Down The Atlanta Braves

7/26/2022
In today's episode, we're recapping Bryson Stott's incredible night as the rookie shortstop's 5 RBIs, including a go ahead 3 run home run in the 8th inning, push the Philadelphia Phillies to victory over the visiting Atlanta Braves! Also, is Rhys Hoskins' rough defense a reason for serious concern? Next, Connor previews game 2 vs. the Braves and what should be a pitchers duel between Aaron Nola and Spencer Strider, two of the NL's best arms so far this season. Finally, in Off The Poll, we...

Duration:00:24:08

Philadelphia Phillies Swept By Chicago Cubs / Previewing Series With The Atlanta Braves

7/25/2022
In this episode, Connor discusses the issues that arose during the Philadelphia Phillies' first series of the 2nd half of the MLB season in which they were swept at the hands of the lowly Chicago Cubs, who entered the series 22 games below .500. Next, a preview of a big series starting in Philadelphia against the Atlanta Braves and what the pitching matchups say about the Phillies' chances to make up some ground in the NL East! Finally, Connor breaks down some upcoming episodes of Locked On...

Duration:00:23:28

Breaking Down Nick Castellanos' Postgame Comments

7/25/2022
In today's episode, Connor discusses a postgame locker room back and forth between Nick Catellanos and reporter Jim Salisbury over a question about boos during Saturday night's loss to the Chicago Cubs. He also discusses who deserves more of the blame for the interaction, and whether or not the video should have even been posted in the first place. Finally, in Off The Poll, will the Nick Castellanos comments have any affect on the actual play on the field? Learn more about your ad choices....

Duration:00:24:23