PHOENIX, ARIZONA - OCTOBER 21: J.T. Realmuto #10 of the Philadelphia Phillies celebrates with Bryce Harper #3 after hitting a two run home run against Luis Frias #65 of the Arizona Diamondbacks during the eighth inning in Game Five of the National League Championship Series at Chase Field on October 21, 2023 in Phoenix, Arizona.

The boys brought it home. Game 6 of the NLCS playoffs is in Philadelphia at Citizens Bank Park. The Phillies lead the Diamondbacks in the series 3 games to 2, so we could clinch it tonight!

The Philadelphia Phillies are in their second straight National League Championship Series. Last year, they played the San Diego Padres and beat them to be awarded the title of National League Champions.

This year, they take on the Arizona Diamondbacks who just barely squeaked into the playoffs with an 84-78 record. They are the sixth-seeded team in the National League side of the postseason bracket. That’s the seed the Phillies occupied last season.

Despite being the last team in, don’t sleep on the Diamondbacks. They swept the Brewers (who won the NL Central) in the Wild Card Round in Milwaukee, then swept the number two-seeded Los Angeles Dodgers. SWEPT THEM. That’s impressive.

The series ends here in Philadelphia at Citizens Bank Park. Let’s make sure we clinch it tonight, Boys!

Know Before You Go

If you are planning on going to the game – or just getting down to South Philly for the festivities, here is everything you need to know before you go …

10:00 a.m.             New Era Phillies Team Store opens until 1:30 p.m. 

1:30 p.m.               40-foot merchandise trailer on Citizens Bank Way, which will also be open during the Phillies Postseason Block Party.

 2:00 p.m.               Phillies Postseason Block Party on Citizens Bank Way (no game ticket required). It features a giant Ferris wheel, bungee jump, and mobile hitting station.

2:37 p.m.               All gates open! And don’t forget to pick up your rally towel.

4:40 p.m.               Be in your seats for the on-field festivities.

  • Ceremonial first pitch by 1980 World Series champion Larry Bowa.
  • National Anthem: Sung by Jenna Pastuszek, who stars as Priscilla Presley in the Walnut Street Theatre production of Elvis – A Musical Revolution.

5:07 p.m.               Phillies vs. Diamondbacks game begins.

 7th Inning               “God Bless America”:  Performed by trumpeter Jonathon Packard, captain for the Delaware State Police.

Can’t come to the Bank? Watch the game on TBS with Brian Anderson, Jeff Francoeur, Ron Darling, and reporter Matt Winer.

  • Bag Policy

    Michael Stutes #40 of the Philadelphia Phillies heads to the bullpen carrying his things in a children's backpack

    This rule is pretty strict. Please read the following, so you don’t bring something that can’t enter the ballpark and have to go all the way back to your car.

    • No backpacks. Period.
    • Only clutch purses (no larger than 5″ x 7″)
    • fanny packs
    • medical bags (no larger than 16″ x 16″ x 8″)
    • drawstring bags
    • clear or solid tote bags (no larger than 16″ x 16″ x 8″)
    • diaper bags (no larger than 16″ x 16″ x 8″)

    Some bags may be subject to inspection.

    If you have something that is not permitted, you can discard it, return it, or store it in a locker for a $10 fee.

  • Parking & Transportation

    A subway arrives at a station

    Click here for a parking map

    Parking is cashless. You may pay with a card or your phone.

    You can also buy a pre-paid parking pass prior to the game.

    Lots M, N & O are the tailgate lots and will open 5 hours prior to first pitch.

    Non-tailgating lots will open 3 hours prior.

    Taking an Uber?

    Lot T is designated for Uber RideShare. Exit the Third Base Gate and walk along Pattison Avenue toward Broad Street to enter the lot and request a vehicle, which will meet you in the designated area.

    Taking Public Transportation?

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