Why is the Phillies game delayed?

Rain Delays and Updates

Rain Delays and Updates The Official Playing Rules provide that when a game has been temporarily suspended, umpires must wait at least 30 minutes before calling the game. On days when inclement weather is in the forecast, tune to 94.1 WIP or check back with phillies.com for updates on the game status.

One may also ask, why was the Phillies game Cancelled? Today’s Phillies game cancelled. Today’s game between the Phillies and the Pittsburgh Pirates was cancelled due to inclement weather. The game will not be rescheduled. All tickets for the March 29 game may be exchanged for a future 2014 regular season game.

Keeping this in view, why is the Phillies game delayed tonight?

WASHINGTON (WPVI) — The Phillies-Nationals game will be delayed tonight due to inclement weather. The start of tonight’s #Nats-Phillies game has been delayed due to inclement weather. The game will be Bryce Harper’s first against the Nationals since being picked up by the Philadelphia Phillies.

What TV station is the Phillies game on today?

WIP 94.1 FM

How long is a rain delay before a game called?

A rain delay must last at least 30 minutes, before the umpire cancels the game. According to Major League Baseball, until the beginning of a game, the home manager reserves the right to delay or cancel the game. After the beginning of the game, this responsibility shifts to the umpires.

Who decides MLB rain delay?

Once the lineup cards are submitted (approx. 5 minutes before game time), the umpires take control of the field and the crew chief becomes the person who decides whether to delay or postpone a game (and if/when to restart).

How long can a MLB game be rain delayed?

Length of Delay If that doesn’t happen, the umpire can call the game, but he does have to wait at least 30 minutes from the time play stopped. Rain delays can last for minutes or hours.

Do they cancel baseball games for rain?

Generally, Major League Baseball (MLB) teams will continue play in light to moderate rain but will suspend play if it is raining heavily or if there is standing water on the field. However, rain is by far the most common cause for cancellations or stoppages of play.

Do Phillies games get Cancelled for rain?

When the canceled game is rescheduled to an open date or as part of a split (day-night) doubleheader, this rain check (original ticket) will be valid for entry to the rescheduled game only. This rain check (original ticket) is void after one legal game of a doubleheader is played.

Who is calling the Phillies game today?

PHILADELPHIA- (June 15, 2018) – As part of NBC Sports Philadelphia’s Authentic Fan Night at the Phillies Tom McCarthy, John Kruk and Ben Davis will call the game from the first row of Section 138, along the third base line.

Is tonight’s Red Sox game postponed?

BOSTON, MA – Tonight’s Boston Red Sox game at Fenway Park has been postponed to support the efforts of law enforcement officers. The Red Sox were scheduled to open a 3-game series against the Kansas City Royals at 7:10 p.m.

Who threw out the first pitch at the Phillies game today?

Markelle Fultz

What time is the Phillies press conference today?

Live stream: Joe Girardi Phillies press conference at 10 a.m. ET Tuesday. NBC Sports Philadelphia.

Who sang the national anthem at the Phillies game today?

18 year old Elaine Ficarra sings the National Anthem at the Philadelphia Phillies baseball game on April 8th, 2019.

Where can I listen to the Phillies game?

Android: To listen to Philadelphia Phillies games on your Android phone, Android tablet and Kindle Fire, you’ll want to download the TuneIn Radio app for Android or the MLB At Bat for Android, and make an in-app sign up for At Bat Premium (only a couple dollars/month), which gives you access to every live home and away

How can I watch the Phillies game?

Q: Can I access Phillies games via a connected TV device? A: Yes. Live streams of Phillies games on NBC Sports Philadelphia or NBC Sports Philadelphia + are available via the NBC Sports app on connected TV devices after first authenticating your subscription.

Where can I watch the Phillies game on TV?

Philidelphia Phillies All Local/Regional Phillies Games air on NBCSports Philadelphia. Viewers that live outside of the Philidelphia area can watch Phillies games by subscribing to MLB Extra Innings. Viewers that live outside of the Philidelphia area can watch Phillies games by subscribing to MLB Extra Innings.

What channel is the 76ers playing on?

Sixers vs. Bucks will be broadcast live on ABC.