| 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 23, 2014
| 6:36 PM
A year ago at this time, Cameron Rupp was wrapping up a season in which he surpassed Tommy Joseph and Sebastian Valle to emerge as the Phillies' top catching prospect and was heading toward a September call-up.
This season, Rupp is hoping for a strong...
| 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 5, 2014
| 10:12 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Heading into Tuesday night's game against the Houston Astros, the Phillies had three streaks they wanted to see end.
The first was a 21-inning scoreless stretch they carried into the evening. The other two were Ryan Howard's 0-for-...
| Jul 27, 2014
| 3:15 PM
By Mike Wisniewski, The Sports Xchange
PHILADELPHIA — In a game that featured a dozen runs and 29 hits through nine innings, extra innings didn't figure to last too long.
Martin Prado had the game-winning sacrifice fly and pinch-hitter Nick...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 7:41 PM
NEW YORK — Travis d'Arnaud collected three hits and three RBIs, and Bartolo Colon turned in another solid start as the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-1 Monday night.
The Mets earned their fifth win in seven games and improved to...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 7:10 PM
NEW YORK — Left-hander Cole Hamels concluded an impressive July by throwing eight shutout innings, and second baseman Chase Utley crushed a grand slam into the second deck in the seventh inning to break open the Philadelphia Phillies' 6-0 win over...
| 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
| 6:59 PM
PHILADELPHIA — With Jimmy Rollins out of the starting lineup Monday night against the Seattle Mariners, Carlos Ruiz was moved up to the second spot in the batting order.
It's a spot Ruiz has been especially productive in and Monday night was no...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 8:21 PM
PHILADELPHIA — A.J. Burnett has struggled mightily since his first seven starts of the year.
In his last 20 starts he is 4-13 with a 5.23 ERA. He's even worse in his seven games since the All-Star break, going 0-6 with a 6.41 ERA.
After his last...