| Sep 25, 2014
| 5:36 PM
The Miami Marlins were already assured of their first winning home season at Marlins Park.
What they were seeking in Thursday's home finale was some frosting, sweetener to take into the offseason.
A four-run seventh inning was as sweet as it gets...
| 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 9, 2014
| 9:57 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Jimmy Rollins' hamstring strain, which he sustained in Monday night's loss, could be a blessing in disguise for the Phillies.
Not only has Rollins' injury turned out to be minor, according to Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg, it...
| 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...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 2:20 PM
MIAMI – With one third-inning swing Tuesday, Giancarlo Stanton became the first Marlin since Dan Uggla in 2010 to reach the 30-homer and 100-RBI plateaus.
He's already achieved the third-highest homer total in club history behind Garry Sheffield's...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 3:59 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Earlier this season Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon said he enjoys hearing boos rain down from the Citizens Bank Park faithful.
If that's true, he must have enjoyed the sounds Sunday in South Philadelphia after he blew a save to...
| Sep 16, 2014
By Bill Center, The Sports Xchange
SAN DIEGO — Andrew Cashner threw the third shutout of his career Monday night as the San Diego Padres defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 1-0 in the opener of a four-game series at Petco Park.
| Sep 11, 2014
| 8:43 PM
PHILADELPHIA — It was a little bit of a different look for the Phillies Thursday night as they closed a four-game series with the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Jimmy Rollins, still nursing a hamstring strain, and Chase Utley, who was given a day off by...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 7:42 PM
PHILADELPHIA – Life without Giancarlo Stanton started as one might have expected for the Marlins: With a one-run output.
The Phillies overcame a 1-0 deficit and got a 10th-inning, two-run, walk-off homer from Cody Asche off Dan Jennings for a 3-...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 2:25 PM
By Harvey Valentine, The Sports Xchange
WASHINGTON —Adam LaRoche hit a pair of solo home runs and Gio Gonzalez pitched six solid innings as the Washington Nationals defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 3-2 Sunday, salvaging the finale of the three-...
| Aug 25, 2014
The Eagles appear to be in good hands, but the Phillies clearly need help. Here are the next 10 things they should do as they pave the way for rebuilding: 1. Fire Ruben Amaro and hire a bright young general......