| May 12, 2015
David Buchanan didn't walk a batter in any of his spring training starts.
When the team headed north and the games counted, though, Buchanan's mindset went south.
"When I got to a three-ball count, I had that negative thought of not walking him...
| Apr 26, 2015
| 4:28 PM
Two weeks ago, after pitching four strong four innings in the IronPigs' 16-inning win on April 12 over Pawtucket, Phillippe Aumont went to IronPigs pitching coach Ray Burris and said he'd like to be considered if Burris needed someone for a spot start....
| Apr 13, 2015
| 8:12 PM
Phillippe Aumont volunteered his services as a reliever to Class-A Wisconsin pitching coach Jaime Navarro back in 2008.
A starter at the time, Aumont was willing to do whatever he could to help the Seattle Mariners organization — and impress a...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 7:30 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Glittering sunshine, 71 degrees, classy versions of "God Bless America" and "America the Beautiful" from the Philadelphia Boys Choir and Men's Chorale, an American flag spread over the outfield and a spectacular landing by the Navy...
| Apr 6, 2015
No team is picked to win fewer games this season than the Philadelphia Phillies.
Rebuilding isn't easy.
After dominating the NL East from 2007-11, capturing five division titles, two pennants and one World Series championship, the Phillies have...
| Apr 5, 2015
Pitching was supposed to be one of the few areas the Philadelphia Phillies didn't have to worry about in 2015.
The bullpen was going to be the strength, but the starters looked pretty competitive on paper as well.
Cole Hamels, for as long as he stayed...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 5:07 PM
From Philadelphia Phillies castoff to Colorado Rockies Opening-Day starter.
Somehow, Kyle Kendrick's saga sounds unfathomable. But this is no April Fools joke. Kendrick will start against the Milwaukee Brewers tonight, two months after signing a one-...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 8:31 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Aaron Harang's first appearance at Citizens Bank Park as a Phillies starter on Friday night didn't exactly spur confidence in him or the team.
Harang gave up two runs to the Pirates before getting an out in the first game of the On-...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 3:02 PM
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Chase Utley hit two homers to give him long balls in four straight at-bats, Cole Hamels pitched six innings in his final start before opening day and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 9-2 Wednesday.
| Feb 26, 2015
| 7:23 AM
CLEARWATER, Fla. — For the first time since his last start for the Phillies on July 31, Cliff Lee faced batters Wednesday during live batting practice at the Carpenter Complex.
Lee said it was the most intense session he's thrown since he re-...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 4:43 PM
BRADENTON, Fla. — Instead of beginning to create momentum going into the regular season, like manager Ryne Sandberg was hoping would occur at this point in spring training, things seem to be getting worse for the Phillies.
One of the only things...