iradiophilly Philadelphia's Internet Radio Community

Streaming Radio for Philadelphia
More Music. Fewer Interruptions. Just what you want to hear.

facebooktwitter Apple AppStore Google Play Store
Let's talk Sports
  Listen LiveListen Live - New FREE Internet Radio Stations - We Are Philadelphia!  
Help Support. Donate.
Listen Live Listen Live - New FREE Internet Radio Stations - We Are Philadelphia!
Advertise With Us

THE POST | News | Sports | Culture | Business | Free Forum

The Post  
Phillies Win on Historic Walkoff by Jim Thome
  by: iradioal - Philadelphia, PA
started: 06/24/12 12:11 am | updated: 06/24/12 12:11 am
The Philadelphia Phillies beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-6 this afternoon with a pinch-hit walk-off solo home run in the bottom of the 9th by Jim Thome. He came off the bench to pinch hit for Jonathan Papelbon, who blew the save with a two run lead in the top of the ninth. Thome has talked about how difficult pinch hitting is, without the regular at bats, but last week's American league road trip helped get him back in stride as the DH. He took the count to 3-2 today before launching a pitch to left field.

Thome's walk-off home run today is the 13th of his career. That is the most in MLB history. He passes Jimmie Foxx, Stan Musial, Mickey Mantle, Babe Ruth, and Frank Robinson in the category. The HR also moves him into a tie with Sammy Sosa at number 7 on the all-time HR list with 609. Thome remains the all-time leader in interleague home runs as well.

Listen Live! Everything from Bach to Rock, Philadelphia's Internet Radio Community
Choose from 20+ Internet Radio Stations today.
Philly Treasurer Fired, Facing Federal Charges; Catholic League Will Play; Arrest in Trans Attack - 09/26 12:04 am

AMBER ALERT CANCELED Child Abduction for Cheltenham Township - 7yo Giselle Torres Found Safe - 09/25 8:42 pm

September 19/20 - Playlist - Michael Tearson's ATTIC - KGSR Austin, TX Archives Pt 2 - 09/25 3:02 pm

September 19/20 Playlist - Michael Tearson's Marconi Experiment - KGSR Austin, TX Archives Pt 1 - 09/25 2:54 pm

Philly Breonna Taylor Protesters Block I-95; TSA Arrest Man w/ Gun at PHL; Wolf to Veto Dining Bill - 09/25 12:02 am

(0) responses

THE POST | News | Sports | Culture | Business | Free Forum


Welcome to iradiophilly! Philadelphia's Internet Radio Community

Welcome! Start listening now for FREE!  The music is always on, so choose a radio station and click to listen. You can find fun Events around Philly and you can list yours on our Events page FREE.  We will also promote cool Philly shows, events and fundraisers on the air FREE. There are also great opportunities to become a sponsor or advertise. iRadioPhilly supports the Philadelphia music and arts scene. If you are a local musician or performer, send us your stuff.  We will play it on our BYO radio station, Philadelphia's Local Stage. We're designing the radio stations and iradiophilly to reflect Philadelphia's music tastes, so we'll want your input. We're glad you're here. Invite your friends.

    FOLLOW: facebook twitter instagram gplus rss rss youtube
    Site Design by Bananaland | Built by quadpain media