| Jul 22, 2014
| 9:42 AM
North Parkland scored five runs in the eighth inning to beat Nor-Gwyn 5-4 in the winner's bracket final Monday night while Bath remained alive in the Region II American Legion baseball tournament in suburban Reading with a 4-2 win over Pine Grove. Both...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 10:25 PM
So what if five of his seven starts this season have come against former All-Stars, two of them Cy Young Award winners. Angels right-hander Matt Shoemaker counters those aces with a wild card of his own, the mound bravado of baseball's all-time...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 6:41 AM
My first conversation with IronPigs manager Dave Brundage this spring centered around Tyson Gillies.
The 25-year-old had just reached base three times, stolen two bases and scored twice in a spring training game in Clearwater against the Blue Jays'...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 9:05 PM
KEY MOMENT: The game was scoreless in the third inning, when Hyun-jin Ryu got the first two outs, then two strikes on Billy Hamilton. But Hamilton worked the count, which went from 0 and 2 to an eight-pitch walk. Ryu, one pitch from a 1-2-3 inning, then...
| May 24, 2014
| 8:07 PM
The Times' Kevin Baxter shares his take on how baseball's 30 teams rank:
1. OAKLAND: Foes hitting only .217 against A’s, who are allowing fewer runners per inning (1.11) than any other team. (2)
2. SAN FRANCISCO: It’s 24-1 when leading...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 8:07 PM
Cam Perkins ran back to the left-field wall in an attempt to track down a Josmil Pinto fly ball in the top of the fifth inning of Friday night's game.
The IronPigs outfielder didn't get there in time and the ball bounced off the middle of the wall where...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 2:34 PM
There was question over whether Maikel Franco, the Phillies' top prospect, would be called up to the Phillies with major league rosters expanding in September.
That question was answered Monday when he was among seven the club announced would be joining...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 7:35 PM
Cam Perkins spent time the last couple of months this season working on a few swing flaws in the batting cage with IronPigs hitting coach Sal Rende.
During two lengthy slumps, however, most of Perkins' problems were mental.
The 23-year-old chased...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 8:01 PM
ATLANTA — Philadelphia right-hander Kyle Kendrick won his third straight start Tuesday, holding the Atlanta Braves scoreless over seven innings in a 4-0 win at Turner Field.
Kendrick (8-11) gave up three hits, two walks and struck out four in...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 7:22 PM
After Tuesday night's 5-2 loss to the Seattle Mariners, A.J. Burnett walked to the middle of the Phillies clubhouse at Citizens Bank Park as he does after each home start.
However, this time, the mood was quite somber.
It took a few seconds for the...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 7:00 PM
The Phillies are in last place in the National League East and by not making any moves at last week's non-waiver trade deadline, they pushed off a chance to begin rebuilding and perhaps hasten their return to the glory days of the mid- to late- 2000s....