| 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...
| 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....
| Aug 6, 2014
| 6:39 AM
Freddy Galvis opened the 2014 season on the Phillies roster, the third consecutive season he began the season in a major league uniform.
A month later in early May, after a brutal 2-for-42 start at the plate, the 24-year-old utility infielder was sent...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 7:00 AM
As expected, it was not David Buchanan who took the mound for the IronPigs in this morning’s Camp Day matinee against Durham at Coca-Cola Park.
Instead, the starting assignment went to Jeff Manship.
“That’s Triple-A baseball,”...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:40 PM
Lehigh Valley was six outs away from making franchise history.
Instead, the IronPigs equaled their second-largest comeback in their seven-year existence by scoring eight runs on eight hits.
Maikel Franco, who had a costly error earlier in the game,...
| Sep 18, 2014
By Bill Center, The Sports Xchange
SAN DIEGO — Native son Cole Hamels continued his domination of the San Diego Padres at Petco Park on Wednesday night and the Philadelphia Phillies scored four runs on five hits in the fifth inning to win 5-2....
| 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 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...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 7:02 PM
Philadelphia's roster is like that 1,000-piece jigsaw puzzle my grandmother and great-grandmother always had on their kitchen table: Finding those few pieces to bring it all together often was difficult.
A couple of those pieces to the Phillies puzzle...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 11:46 PM
On the day baseball once again toughened its drug policy, Angels pitcher C.J. Wilson said he hoped the latest revisions might put a stop to the use of performance-enhancing drugs within the sport.
"Hopefully, this is really a padlock that kind of closes...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 3:21 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. – Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez’s second spring training start didn’t go nearly as well as his first.
After retiring all six hitters he faced, including three on strikeouts, in his spring debut against the...