| Feb 16, 2014
| 1:00 PM
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EditorsNote: Update 1: adds quotes and contract details Phillies, Burnett finalize $16 million deal
The Philadelphia Phillies finalized a one-year, $16 million contract with free-agent right-hander A.J. Burnett on Sunday.
| Feb 13, 2014
| 1:10 PM
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CLEARWATER, Fla. -- When the Philadelphia Phillies usually arrive on Florida's Gulf Coast in early February, there is a sense that they could be a serious World Series contender.
When the 2014 Phillies arrived in Clearwater to begin...
| Feb 8, 2014
Many baseball fans will spend the next several weeks hop-scotching the state surveying the 15 Grapefruit League teams.
They're all but certain to see at least one of the 2014 World Series clubs. Including last season's Cardinals-Red Sox Fall Classic,...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 3:36 PM
Max Scherzer, the only 20-game winner in the major leagues this season, was announced Wednesday as the winner of the American League Cy Young Award.
Scherzer went 21-3 with a 2.90 earned-run average for the AL Central champion Detroit Tigers. He...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 9:16 PM
Golf--Women’s British Open Championship, 9 a.m. (ESPN2); PGA Tour-WGC, Bridgestone Invitational, 1 p.m. (CBS)
Auto Racing--NASCAR Sprint Cup, GoBowling.com 400, Noon (ESPN); Indy Racing League, Indy Lights, same-day tape,...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 8:47 PM
BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Even though it was just a spring training outing, Vance Worley pitched as if it were Game 7 of the World Series.
Worley struck out eight in four perfect innings to lead the Philadelphia Phillies past the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 3:50 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds have found a way to do something few other teams have done this season: Solve Pittsburgh Pirates closer Joel Hanrahan.
Ramon Hernandez hit an RBI-single to tie the game with one out in the top of the ninth...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 3:45 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Maybe all James McDonald needed to pitch deep into a game was a little urging from Mother Nature.
Working quickly in a steady rain, McDonald pitched into the eighth inning to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 3-1 win over the...
| Dec 17, 2011
| 6:07 PM
Hundreds of Pittsburgh Pirates fans stood in a line that stretched the entire length of the Galleria mall Wednesday night with the hope of getting an autograph from a member of the team.
"It's good to see everybody come out here for this," Pirates center...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 5:06 AM
Hundreds of Pittsburgh Pirates fans stood in a line that stretched the entire length of the Johnstown Galleria mall last Wednesday night with the hope of getting an autograph from members of the team.
“It’s good to able to see everybody...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 4:57 PM
For two hours, Fox 59 Sports became active participants at Victory Field instead of keen observants.
The Indianapolis Indians held their annual media batting practice early Friday afternoon, as members of the media took part in hitting an fielding on the...