The red-hot Philadelphia Phillies begin a six-game road trip Tuesday night with the first of two at the Texas Rangers in Arlington. The Phillies were playing their way out of playoff contention when manager Joe Girardi was fired on June 1st. Since then, interim manager Rob Thomson has guided the Phils to wins in 14 of the last 17 games and Philadelphia is just 2.5 games out of a wild card spot and eight… read more