| May 14, 2015
| 2:34 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Ryan Howard has faced a tough stretch late in his career, especially last season.
Batting .175 over his first 11 games this year with only three extra-base hits, two RBIs and 15 strikeouts, it didn't look like things were going to...
| May 13, 2015
| 8:34 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Because the Phillies haven't had many leads heading into the ninth inning this season, Jonathan Papelbon has waited longer than he probably should have to move into sole possession of the franchise's all-time saves list.
He moved to...
| May 3, 2015
Don't get the wrong idea. Just because IronPigs manager Dave Brundage didn't have a meltdown when he was reminded of his team's International League-leading 106 walks through 22 games this season, doesn't mean he's not disappointed.
"The walks are not...
| May 1, 2015
| 7:50 PM
MIAMI — Giancarlo Stanton scored from first base on Marcell Ozuna's double in the ninth, and the Miami Marlins beat the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 on Friday night.
It was Ozuna's third double and fourth hit of the night, bouncing off the wall in...
| May 9, 2015
PHILADELPHIA — In his first six starts this season, Cole Hamels didn't do much to increase his trade value.
Entering Friday, only three pitchers in all of baseball had given up more than his eight home runs and he was 1-3 with a 4.14 ERA. The...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 7:54 PM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Xander Bogaerts had three hits and three RBIs to back Justin Masterson, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-2 Thursday night.
Masterson (1-0) allowed two runs and three hits in six innings, striking out...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 8:25 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Aaron Harang stood in the clubhouse at Bright House Field after his final Grapefruit League start March 29 and mentioned the reason he wore sleeves all spring in 70- and 80-degree weather was to get used to the feeling of having...
| Apr 28, 2015
| 9:05 PM
ST. LOUIS The fluid state of the Phillies' starting rotation should create a slew of openings this season. A lack of depth, injuries and potential trades could lead to opportunities for several members of the triple-A rotation.
Because of the first two...
| Apr 27, 2015
| 11:49 AM
After closing out their homestand with a win that was highlighted by the continuing offensive surge of shortstop Freddy Galvis the Phillies begin a road trip tonight against the Cardinals in St. Louis (8:15 p.m., CSN). And from their farm system comes...
| Apr 26, 2015
| 2:52 PM
PHILADELPHIA — All Freddy Galvis heard about when reporting to spring training earlier this year was about the big shoes he'd have to fill with Jimmy Rollins being traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers.
He's only played 18 games in what would be his...
| Apr 25, 2015
| 8:02 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Andrelton Simmons led off the seventh inning with a homer, sparking a rally that helped the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-2 on Saturday night.
The Braves scored three runs in the seventh and chased David Buchanan...