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The official home for audio programming from The Good Phight, SB Nation's community for fans of the Philadelphia Phillies.

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Continued Success #42: The Indigenous Food That Would Convince Bryce Harper To Play In Philly

1/18/2019
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On Episode 42 of Continued Success, Justin Klugh and Liz Roscher fill an hour talking about recent, meaningless free agent happenings, discuss the Philly food they would use to convince a player to come here and which players they think they could best impersonate, as well as the legacies of Scott Rolen and Cole Hamels, who signed contracts with the Phillies at this time, many years ago.

Duration:00:56:21

Hittin' Season #249: The Phillies Are In The Driver's Seat For Macharper w/ Mike Petriello

1/16/2019
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On Hittin' Season Episode 249, host John Stolnis talks Phillies Hot Stove with MLB.com's Mike Petriello. As fans wait for Bryce Harper and Manny Machado to make up their minds where they want to sign, the delay has the Phils in the driver's seat to sign one or the other or... both. Also, the Hot Stove is driving everyone crazy, including agents and reporters. And what should we expect from Odubel Herrera in 2019?

Duration:01:01:10

Hittin' Season #248: The Phillies Are Leading Contenders for Bryce Harper

1/13/2019
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On Hittin' Season Episode 248, hosts John Stolnis, Justin Klugh and Liz Roscher react to the Las Vegas meeting between the Phillies and Bryce Harper. USA Today's Bob Nightengale says the Phillies are the "clear leaders" to land Harper, but what about Machado? Also, was the Phils' contract offer to Aaron Nola insulting?

Duration:01:03:08

Continued Success #41: Justin & Liz Review "Everyone's Hero"

1/11/2019
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On Episode 41 of Continued Success, hosts Justin Klugh and Liz Roscher review the 2006 animated film "Everyone's Hero" and discover an alternate universe of talking baseballs, massive plot holes, and a World Series that never happened. It was a bad movie folks, which makes it tons of fun to talk about.

Duration:01:25:09

Hittin' Season #247: Macharper Talk "Heating Up"

1/9/2019
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On Episode 247 of "Hittin' Season," host John Stolnis talks to Phillies beat writer Scott Lauber of Philly.com about the Phils' pursuit of Manny Machado and Bryce Harper, and whether they talks really are "heating up." Also, why Phillies fans should end their obsession with Mike Trout. Fangraphs Lead Prospect Analyst Eric Longenhagen joins the show to talk about their newly-released list of top prospects in the organization.

Duration:01:03:44

The Dirty Inning: Hoak Springs Eternal

1/8/2019
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Justin and Trev travel back to September of 1963, when everything, from the chart-topping pop songs to the baseball at Connie Mack Stadium, was all about revenge. The first time the Phillies met Houston Colt .45s starter Don Nottebart that year, not even manager Gene Mauch's heckling could stop him from no-hitting them. The second time... Don Hoak and the rest of the Phillies offense didn't let that happen.

Duration:01:01:08

Hittin' Season #246: Waiting For Mike Trout Is Stupid

1/6/2019
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On Hittin' Season Episode 246, host John Stolnis, Justin Klugh and Liz Roscher talk about a report that says the Phillies may be hedging on giving Harper or Machado the contract they want as they wait for the possibility of signing Mike Trout, and why that's lunacy. Also, Liz rants about the Golden Globes, David Robertson's fit into the Phillies bullpen, why Scott Boras should one day be in the MLB Hall of Fame and whether Jerad Eickhoff can be a contributor this season.

Duration:01:07:11

Continued Success #40: David Robertson, Welcome to the Phillies!

1/4/2019
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On Episode 40 of Continued Success, hosts Justin Klugh and Liz Roscher talk about the Phillies signing of relief pitcher David Robertson! It was a great move, but probably not the signing anyone wanted to hear about. Also, some chatter about the always fun relationship between Philadelphia fans and their athletes and the unpleasant possibility of Harper going back to the Nationals.

Duration:00:55:12

Hittin' Season #245: Latest on Machado and Harper w/ Tyler Kepner

1/2/2019
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On Hittin' Season Episode 245, host John Stolnis talks to Tyler Kepner of the NY Times about the latest news regarding Manny Machado, Bryce Harper and other potential Hot Stove news involving the Phillies. Also, what should the Phils do if they don't land Macharper?

Duration:00:47:51

Hittin' Season #244: Are the Phillies Capable of Being Creative This Off-Season?

12/30/2018
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On Episode 244 of "Hittin' Season," hosts John Stolnis, Justin Klugh and Liz Roscher discuss the latest Hot Stove news and rumors. Assessing our confidence level of Manny Machado picking the Phillies, why the Phils might have to give a four-year deal to Dallas Keuchel and a five-year contract to Craig Kimbrel, and whether or not this team is capable of being creative enough to become a 90-win team if they don't land one of Macharper.

Duration:00:56:54

Hittin' Season #243: Phillies Hot Stove Mailbag: Pivetta, Macharper & Progress

12/26/2018
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On Episode 243 of Hittin' Season, hosts John Stolnis and Paul Boye answer questions from the Twitter mailbag on Bryce Harper and Manny Machado (Macharper), the emergence of Nick Pivetta as a breakout starter in 2019, and lots of other Phillies questions.

Duration:01:04:17

The Dirty Inning: Run over by a Reindeer

12/21/2018
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In the holiday spirit, Justin and Trevor look back on the life and times of "Reindeer" Bill Killefer, a "frail piece of bric-a-brac" who spent seven years as Grover Cleveland Alexander's best pal and battery mate with the Phillies, while hitting about as well as a literal reindeer at the plate.

Duration:01:08:32

Hittin' Season #242: Manny Machado Visits Philadelphia

12/21/2018
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On Hittin' Season Episode 242, host John Stolnis recaps Manny Machado's visit to Philadelphia. Will he sign? Is Machado a clubhouse cancer? Also, a Twitter mailbag in which we discuss improving young players and alternatives for third base if Manny doesn't sign. And are the Phillies being too timid on the pitching market?

Duration:00:41:42

Continued Success #39: Good Luck Trying To Manage Phillies Fans Expectations

12/18/2018
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On Episode 39 of Continued Success, hosts Justin Klugh and Liz Roscher discuss the Phillies' hilarious fan expectation management, the Matt Klentak/Brodie Van Wagenen wars of the future, Mike Piazza's Italian soccer team catastrophe, David Samson's drunken party middle-fingering, and Penny Marshall's legacy with A League of Their Own.

Duration:01:04:20

Hittin' Season #241: The Phillies Are the NL East's 4th Best Right Now

12/17/2018
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On Episode 241 of "Hittin' Season," hosts John Stolnis, Liz Roscher and Justin Klugh discuss the latest Hot Stove rumors, including news that Manny Machado is coming to Philadelphia for a visit next week. Also, why isn't the market hotter for Bryce Harper, and who will sign first? Who will get the bigger contract? Are the Phillies' options for a starting pitching upgrade all out the window, and what about Andrew Miller? The Mets make another move, and right now, the Phillies are the 4th...

Duration:00:56:10

Continued Success #38: Phillies Winter Meeting Recap & Will Gabe Get Tough?

12/14/2018
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On Episode 38 of Continued Success, hosts Justin Klugh and Liz Roscher recap a Winter Meetings that was a lot of talk and not a lot of action by anybody. Also, Gabe Kapler says he's going to be a little tougher in public on his players. Is that a good thing? Cubs manager Joe Maddon says skippers need to learn how to communicate with millennial players, and MLB's marketing conundrum.

Duration:00:47:34

The Dirty Inning: Cutch-and-go, or the dominance of the 2014 Phillies by Andrew McCutchen

12/13/2018
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In 2014, Andrew McCutchen was the reigning NL MVP, on the cover of MLB: The Show, appearing in ESPN ads, and absolutely shredding the Phillies over 4th of July weekend. Join Justin and Trev as they get to know the Phillies' newest outfielder through stories from his glory days of taking the Phillies apart.

Duration:00:53:42

Hittin' Season #240: Will the Phillies Strike Out On Machado and Harper?

12/12/2018
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On Episode 240 of Hittin' Season, host John Stolnis is joined by SportsRadio WIP's Marshall Harris to discuss the possibility that the Phillies may get shut out of the Manny Machado and Bryce Harper sweepstakes. What happens if they do? Can the off-season be salvaged? Also, the Phils lose out on J.A. Happ and Charlie Morton, but is there a deal for a big-name starting pitcher in the works? And Baseball America has released its Top-10 Prospects list for the Phils.

Duration:00:50:53

Hittin' Season #239: Phillies Sign Andrew McCutchen & More Winter Meeting Notes

12/11/2018
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On Hittin' Season Episode 239, hosts John Stolnis, Liz Roscher and Justin Klugh talk about the Phillies signing of outfielder Andrew McCutchen. Also, other Winter Meetings news and notes, including the latest Harper/Machado rumors. Is Sixto on the block? Are the Phillies close to signing J.A. Happ and Zach Britton?

Duration:01:02:53

Hittin' Season #238: Phillies Winter Meetings Preview

12/9/2018
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On Episode 238 of Hittin' Season, hosts John Stolnis and Justin Klugh preview the Winter Meetings going on right now in Las Vegas. Tons of conversation on Bryce Harper, Manny Machado, starting pitching options, relievers, and trades galore! Also, the Hall of Fame gets two new members, but is Cooperstown overrated? Plus, ESPN actually makes a smart decision!

Duration:01:08:45