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This Is Not Going to End Well

This Is Not Going to End Well

This photo is all kinds of win, if only for the reactions in the bullpen -- even though it is the fail that was most associated with the Phillies 6-2 loss to the Brewers on Friday night. As Dom Brown drops a long fly ball in right field, we see one mouth agape, we see one face painted with bemusement. We see disappointment. We see complete lack of emotion or surprise.

One frame later, Brown collides with the wall, then lies helplessly in the dirt as two runs score.

Actually, what we really see are a bunch of guys straining for a view of the play. Nonetheless, those reactions were surely just a sampling of the ones shared by Phillies fans watching this unfold.

For what it's worth, Dom would be okay, and admitted he should have caught the ball. Not exactly a routine play, but an everyday outfielder probably should come up with this more often than not.

>> Brown's drop costs Phils in loss to Brewers [CSN]

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Phillies trade All-Star Pat Neshek, cash to Rockies for 3 minor leaguers

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Phillies trade All-Star Pat Neshek, cash to Rockies for 3 minor leaguers

The Phillies have officially dipped into the trade waters.

The team traded reliever Pat Neshek and cash to the Colorado Rockies for shortstop Jose Gomez and right-handed pitchers Alejandro Requena and J.D. Hammer.

Neshek was the Phils’ lone All-Star this season as he pitched 40 1/3 innings and posted a 1.12 ERA. At one point, he had an 18-inning scoreless streak over 19 appearances.

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