| Sep 9, 2014
PHILADELPHIA — September is the time for teams out of contention to bring up their top prospects and give them a taste of what the big leagues have to offer.
The Phillies didn't bring up too many younger players when major league rosters...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 5:30 PM
ATLANTA — The Atlanta Braves' struggling offense badly needed a boost and rookie catcher Christian Bethancourt supplied it.
Bethancourt, promoted from Triple-A Gwinnett on Tuesday, was 3-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs as the Braves defeated the...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 2:12 PM
By Jerry Beach, The Sports Xchange
NEW YORK – Catasauqua High School graduate Anthony Recker hit a tie-breaking three-run homer in the sixth inning Sunday to lead the New York Mets to a 6-5 win over the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field.
| Aug 31, 2014
| 2:26 PM
Anthony Recker delivered a key three-run homer and the New York Mets held off the Philadelphia Phillies 6-5 Sunday in the rubber match of a three-game set.
Wilmer Flores collected three hits while David Wright, Matt den Dekker and Dilson Herrera each...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 8:01 PM
ATLANTA — Philadelphia right-hander Kyle Kendrick won his third straight start Tuesday, holding the Atlanta Braves scoreless over seven innings in a 4-0 win at Turner Field.
Kendrick (8-11) gave up three hits, two walks and struck out four in...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 9:38 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg went with a different look for his starting lineup Tuesday night against the Washington Nationals.
Chase Utley and Ryan Howard both received days off and Sandberg worked in a few players that could be a...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 2:46 PM
The Marlins got nine games and 35 at-bats out of projected leadoff hitter Rafael Furcal. They found a replacement in Christian Yelich. In turning himself into one of the league's most productive table-setters, Yelich merely re-affirmed what the Marlins...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 7:41 PM
NEW YORK -- Right-hander Jerome Williams continued his renaissance with Philadelphia by carrying a one-hitter into the seventh inning Saturday night and the Phillies busted out for five runs in the sixth inning of a 7-2 win over the New York Mets at...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 8:20 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Kyle Kendrick is a little over a month away from becoming a free agent and with each rough outing, his payday continues to shrink.
Before Friday night's game, Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg left open the possibility of free agency...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 2:50 PM
PHILADELPHIA — It's been a while since the Phillies were able to win back-to-back series and it's been even longer since they won one at home against the St. Louis Cardinals.
The club had played 33 series since April 27 — when it beat the...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 5:49 PM
How can the notorious Richie Incognito play for a guy named Lovie? The NFL's well-known bully visited the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Monday and could sign with the team. Head coach Lovie Smith said the team is evaluating the offensive lineman, but the...