| Jul 17, 2014
| 7:44 PM
As the Philadelphia Phillies begin the second half of the season — with a three-game series in Atlanta starting tonight — manager Ryne Sandberg is poised to look forward.
He didn't want to dwell on the fact that the Phillies entered the All-...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 8:01 PM
Tyler Henson brought a seven-game hitting streak into the second half of the IronPigs season.
He left Thursday's game in a fit of rage after being called out on strikes by home plate umpire Chad Whitson in the bottom of the sixth inning.
| Jun 27, 2014
| 3:05 PM
Prior to Friday night's game with the Atlanta Braves, the Phillies placed Carlos Ruiz on the 7-day disabled list with concussion-like symptoms.
Earlier in the day, Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg said Ruiz was "under watch" after getting hit in the...
| 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 18, 2013
| 2:10 PM
And then the strangest thing happened.
The Dodgers lost.
It’s true, it happened. There were witnesses and everything.
The Dodgers proved all too human Sunday, a pair of Hanley Ramirez errors in the ninth inning allowing the Phillies to score...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 9:25 PM
PHILADELPHIA — While the Dodgers continue to win games at a rate no team has managed since World War II, Clayton Kershaw, the team's ace pitcher, is performing at a level unmatched by any starting pitcher since just after World War I.
| Aug 16, 2013
| 7:23 PM
So that wasn’t fair. The Dodgers, baseball’s current world-beaters, took on the walking dead known as the Philadelphia Phillies.
The results were predictable, the Dodgers using the pitching of Zack Greinke and the hitting of Hanley Ramirez...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 7:10 PM
On and on they go, and where they stop, nobody … wait, this has to stop?
Inevitably, though, not on Saturday night in Philadelphia, not with Clayton Kershaw again looking like baseball’s best pitcher.
This is no “Amateur Hour”...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 6:13 AM
At first blush, the New York Yankees signing this weekend of free-agent catcher Brian McCann to a five-year, $85 million deal could be considered good news for the Orioles, at least as it pertains to catcher Matt Wieters.
For one, the deep-pocket...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 2:03 PM
The authorized use of drugs to treat attention deficit disorder continues to rise among Major League Baseball players, according to statistics included in a report released Friday.
MLB players received a record 119 exemptions to use ADD drugs last...
| Jun 9, 2013
The Phillies seemingly can't stand prosperity. After finally getting above .500 for the first time all season on Thursday, they followed that with back-to-back losses on Friday and Saturday, and outcomes like that are hardly a first. The Phillies have.......