| Aug 16, 2014
| 5:36 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Rookie Joe Panik tripled and scored on Gregor Blanco's single in the eighth inning, capping a comeback that lifted the San Francisco Giants to a 6-5 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday afternoon.
After losing 5-3 in...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 5:12 PM
By Dave Del Grande, The Sports Xchange
SAN FRANCISCO — Right-hander Tim Lincecum was backed by four innings of overpowering shutout relief pitching, and the San Francisco Giants completed a 5-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday....
| Aug 18, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Jimmy Rollins is getting the day off Monday against the Seattle Mariners.
After starting 16 games in a row, Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg is going with Andres Blanco at shortstop instead of Rollins.
Blanco has done well in his limited time this year,...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 8:23 PM
PHILADELPHIA — It wasn't a fluke.
After coming to the Phillies with 6.71 ERA in 28 appearances this season and a 9.90 ERA in two starts, expectations weren't high for Jerome Williams.
That's why when he turned in one of his better outings in his...
| Aug 19, 2014
PHILADELPHIA — John Mayberry Jr. has been on the disabled list since July 22 with left-wrist inflammation but he'll take one step closer to returning to the Phillies on Tuesday.
The outfielder/first baseman said he will join the Triple-A Lehigh...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:17 PM
Anthony Recker belted a tie-breaking three-run homer in the top of the seventh inning that propelled the New York Mets to a 5-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.
Recker's blast off reliever Justin De Fratus capped a four-...
| Aug 13, 2014
The Los Angeles Angels scored seven runs in the sixth inning, and it was all they needed — and all they got —in a 7-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies Tuesday night at Angel Stadium.
Right fielder Kole Calhoun got the inning started with a...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 8:06 PM
PHILADELPHIA — The Phillies walked-off with a 2-1 win in 15 innings early Wednesday morning and there's no way that would have been possible without their bullpen.
After more struggles recently, the bullpen rebounded in a big way, throwing eight...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 8:25 PM
PHILADELPHIA — When Sean O'Sullivan woke up Thursday morning, he was a Lehigh Valley IronPig in Toledo, Ohio.
At 7:05 p.m., he trotted out on the field at Citizens Bank Park wearing a Phillies jersey.
Less than six hours before, as he was...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 7:38 PM
Ben Revere was hitting .313 heading into Saturday night, and if he finishes the season with that average, it would be the highest of his career.
Pretty good, right? It's impressive, but not as great as it looks.
Revere is having one of the worst...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 8:54 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Recently, the Phillies have not played very well on Sundays or in matchups with the New York Mets at Citizens Bank Park.
Heading into Sunday afternoon's game, the Phillies won just one of their last 11 Sunday games and, dating back...