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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

Philadelphia Phillies - St. Louis Cardinals Playoff Series Preview With Locked On Cardinals

10/6/2022
Today's episode is a crossover episode between Connor and JD Hafron of Locked On Cardinals! The guys take a deep dive into the upcoming Wild Card matchup between the Philadelphia Phillies and St. Louis Cardinals and discuss everything from the starting pitching matchups, the lineup questions, players to look out for on either side, the managerial differences, biggest concerns about each other's teams, biggest concerns about their own teams, and even how emotional narratives like the...

The Philadelphia Phillies Will Face The St. Louis Cardinals In Their Wild Card Matchup

10/5/2022
In today's episode, the Philadelphia Phillies' NL Wild Card matchup is set as they get ready to travel to St. Louis to take on the Cardinals in their first playoff series in over a decade! Connor talks about the beauty of it being a matchup with the Cardinals, who ended the Phillies' last postseason appearance, discusses the timing of the games and how it fits pretty well with the rest of the weekend scheduling for baseball and football, and dives into some of the big themes of the...

The Philadelphia Phillies 11 Year Playoff Drought Is Over!!!

10/4/2022
In today's episode, Connor reacts to the Philadelphia Phillies' ending of their 11 year long playoff drought by beating the Houston Astros 3-0 at Minute Maid Park last night! He discusses how the team did it, how the Phillies got there, and the players that contributed to this season and the ending of the longest playoff drought in baseball. He also looks back to 2011 and what was going on in the world back then as a reminder of just how long it has been since the Phillies last played...

Duration:00:25:22

The Philadelphia Phillies' Magic Number Is Down To 1

10/3/2022
In today's episode, Connor recaps the weekend's action between the Philadelphia Phillies and Washington Nationals and the Milwaukee Brewers and Miami Marlins, and a great couple of days that have led to the Philadelphia Phillies magic number being down to 1! He also discusses the nostalgia about 2011 and the last time the Phillies made the playoffs. Next, a preview of a tough series in Houston against the Astros and why the job for the Phillies isn't finished quite yet. Finally, Connor gives...

Duration:00:25:53

The Philadelphia Phillies End Their Losing Streak In Game 1 In Washington

9/30/2022
In today's episode, Connor discusses the end to the Philadelphia Phillies' 5 game losing streak with a win over the Washington Nationals in Game 1 of what was supposed to be a double header, and what led to the improved performance in today's game. Next, a preview of the 2nd game of the double header, which has now shifted to tomorrow at 1:05pm due to inclement weather tonight in Washington. Finally in Off The Poll, Connor wants to know your pick for Philadelphia Phillies' team MVP for the...

Duration:00:24:24

The Most Depressing Episode Of Locked On Phillies Yet/The Philadelphia Phillies Get Swept Again

9/30/2022
In today's episode, Connor is absolutely distraught after the Philadelphia Phillies are shut out in Chicago against the Cubs in the final game of a 3 game sweep. He tees off on the issues facing the Phillies, another September collapse that seems imminent, an organization that is constantly not up to standard, and the question of how it is possible to have faith in them anymore. Next, he previews the double header on Friday with the Washington Nationals and the opportunity it presents the...

Duration:00:24:43

Locked On MLB Crossover - Can The Philadelphia Phillies Sneak Into The Playoffs/What If They Don't?

9/29/2022
In today's episode, Connor crosses over with Paul Francis "Sully" Sullivan of Locked On MLB to talk about the Philadelphia Phillies current collapse, the strengths of the team, the weaknesses, and how a team that seemed destined to be in the playoffs ended up in this spot. The guys also get into a deep discussion about interim manager Rob Thomson's future with the team, possible replacements if the organization decides to go a different way, and why a fit for the team is a very difficult...

Duration:00:35:10

The Philadelphia Phillies Are Collapsing... Again.

9/29/2022
In today's episode, Connor is distraught as he discusses another Philadelphia Phillies loss to the Chicago Cubs and another September collapse that is happening right before our eyes when it comes to the 2022 Phillies and their attempt to make it into the postseason for the first time in a decade. What is wrong with this team? Who knows. Next, a preview of the final game of the team's series in Chicago and what the Phillies could possibly do to win at least one game against the Cubs....

Duration:00:27:10

Breaking Down The Philadelphia Phillies' Biggest Issues Down The Stretch

9/28/2022
In today's episode, Connor discusses the biggest issues plaguing the Philadelphia Phillies down the stretch of their season as they fall to the Chicago Cubs 2-1 last night and try to right the ship in an intense NL Wild Card race for the final playoff spot. Next, with another couple games in Chicago coming up, a preview of Aaron Nola's start tonight against the Cubs, a young pitcher throwing for Chicago, and why the Philadelphia Phillies should stop their 4 game losing streak against the...

Matt Vierling And JT Realmuto Carry The Philadelphia Phillies To A Walk Off Win

9/22/2022
In today's episode, Connor discusses last night's sloppy but ultimately victorious Philadelphia Phillies performance led by a nice start from Zack Wheeler in his first return from the IL and a great night at the plate for Matt Vierling and JT Realmuto. Next, a preview of the final home series of the year for the Phillies in a matchup with the Atlanta Braves and some tough pitching combinations that look like an uphill battle for the Phillies hitters over the next 4 games. Finally, Connor...

Duration:00:15:57

The Philadelphia Phillies Are Collapsing Right Before Our Eyes

9/21/2022
In today's episode, Connor discusses the Philadelphia Phillies' awful 18-11 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays last night in a game that the pitching for the Phillies looked as bad as it had all year, and the offensive firepower came much too late. Are the Phillies really going to do this again?? Next, a preview of tonight's matchup with the Blue Jays in the getaway game of this series for Toronto, and why Connor is absolutely guaranteeing a win for Philadelphia in a much needed game. Finally, a...

Duration:00:24:27

A Pivotal Week Starts Tonight For The Philadelphia Phillies

9/20/2022
In today's episode, Connor discusses an extremely important upcoming week for the Philadelphia Phillies with a series against the Toronto Blue Jays and another against the Atlanta Braves with a playoff spot very much still up in the air in the NL Wild Card Race! Next, a look at how the Phillies set up their pitching rotation to be in perfect position for a potential Wild Card series, and why Zack Wheeler's injury may have actually had a silver lining that gave the Phillies an opportunity to...

Duration:00:27:56

Should Philadelphia Phillies Fans Be Panicking About A Possible Collapse?

9/19/2022
In our latest episode, Connor discusses the sense of panic that seems to be striking the Philadelphia Phillies' fan base after the team's tough trip to Atlanta that resulted in a sweep by the Braves. The NL Wild Card race is growing tighter by the day; is it time to panic about an impending collapse, or are the Phillies still going to make it in? Next, a preview of the upcoming matchup with the Toronto Blue Jays and the return of Zack Wheeler to the rotation as a pivotal week for the...

Duration:00:25:44

The Philadelphia Phillies Head Into The Toughest Stretch Of Their Remaining Schedule

9/16/2022
In today's episode, Connor discusses the Philadelphia Phillies' loss to the Miami Marlins in their series ending game in South Florida and what possibly caused the Phillies to come out flat against their division rivals after already locking up the series and the season series. Next, the schedule gets harder for the Phillies as they head to Atlanta and take on the Braves in what's going to be the toughest stretch of their remaining regular season games. What should we look to see in this...

Duration:00:25:44

JT Realmuto Carries The Philadelphia Phillies To Another Win / Breaking Down The MLB Rule Changes

9/15/2022
In today's episode, Connor discusses JT Realmuto's strong night at the plate during the Philadelphia Phillies' 7th win in 8 games. He also talks about the comfortability of having a player like Brandon Marsh in centerfield, the strong fielding of the Phillies up the middle, and the return of Zach Eflin to the Major League roster! Next, a preview of game 3 of the series down in Florida against the Miami Marlins and an incredibly even pitching matchup by the numbers between Noah Syndergaard...

Duration:00:25:42

The Philadelphia Phillies Absolutely Own Sandy Alcantara

9/14/2022
In today's episode, Connor recaps the Philadelphia Phillies' exploits against the Miami Marlins last night in a 2-1 win, including a clutch home run by Nick Maton, and the continued success the Phillies have had against Marlins ace Sandy Alcantara this season. Next, a look forward at another sneaky tough pitching matchup tonight for the Philadelphia Phillies against Edward Cabrera, a talented young RHP that will take the mound tonight for the home team in South Florida. Finally, in Off The...

Duration:00:24:01

The Philadelphia Phillies Sweep The Washington Nationals / Previewing Series With The Miami Marlins

9/13/2022
The Philadelphia Phillies completed a 3 game sweep of the Washington Nationals at Citizens Bank Park, and Connor reviews what happened in those games over the weekend that now have the Phillies firmly back in the 2nd Wild Card spot in the National League thanks to some strong offensive performances. Next, a preview of the upcoming series with the Miami Marlins down in South Florida, and a look at some pitching matchups that could make this a difficult series for the Philadelphia Phillies,...

Edmundo Sosa And The Philadelphia Phillies Win Again!

9/8/2022
In today's episode of Locked On Edmundo Sosa, the Philadelphia Phillies have won again, and Connor recaps how Sosa and others helped the team to their 2nd straight one-run win over the Miami Marlins last night at Citizens Bank Park! Next, a preview of game 3 of the series with the Phillies chance for a sweep, but to do so, they'll have to take down Cy Young candidate Sandy Alcantara for a 4th time this year. Finally, in Stepping Off, Connor goes on a slight rant about the use of "magic...

Duration:00:25:08

Aaron Nola Dominates And Jean Segura Plays Walk Off Hero As Phillies Beat Marlins

9/7/2022
The Philadelphia Phillies had a huge win over the Miami Marlins in walk off fashion last night, and in today's episode, Connor breaks down all the action from a low-scoring, high tension game at Citizens Bank Park. Aaron Nola was absolutely dominant in the win, Edmundo Sosa had some clutch moments, and Jean Segura supplied the fireworks with a walk off single in the bottom of the 9th! Next, a preview of game 2 of the series that sees Bailey Falter take on Trevor Rodgers in a pitching matchup...

Duration:00:17:07

Are The Philadelphia Phillies Heading For Another September Collapse??

9/6/2022
In today's episode, Connor is panicked about the rough weekend stretch from the Philadelphia Phillies, their standing in the Wild Card race, and their record over the past 7 games with only 1 win out of those contests. Could the Phillies be heading towards another September collapse? A discussion about why and why not. Next, a preview of the upcoming series with the Miami Marlins that starts tonight in South Philadelphia and a deeper dive into game 1 later tonight that sees Aaron Nola get a...

Duration:00:26:04