The Phillies won't finish the Grapefruit League with a .500 record, but the bright part about last night's game is that Joe Blanton looked sharp as the Phillies collected their 13th win of Spring down at Citizen's Bank Park in Philadelphia.
It's Cole Hamels turn tonight at the ballpark, as the Phillies and Pirates wrap up the "On Deck" series. It even looks like it's going to be a bit warmer tonight down in the stadium.
Manufacturing runs, is the name of the game in Philly at the moment, that is what the Phillies have to do now, and that's what they've always had to do.
It's Opening Day on Thursday, and we'll have a live Phillies Talk podcast tomorrow night at 8 pm if you'd like to join in with your opinion on what's going on with the 2012 Phillies.