| Jun 13, 2015
| 4:41 PM
Gerrit Cole allowed two runs in six innings to become the first pitcher in the majors to 10 victories this season as the Pittsburgh Pirates edged the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 on Saturday.
Cole (10-2) struck out seven without a walk to trim his ERA to a...
| Jun 7, 2015
| 2:35 PM
PHILADELPHIA This was quite a weekend for Jeff Francoeur, but in reality it's just the continuation of a pleasant development in an otherwise dour Phillies season.
A day after belting a grand slam in a 7-5 loss, Frenchy made his latest hit count.
| Jun 7, 2015
| 12:53 PM
A look at what's happening all around the major leagues Sunday:
Zack Greinke starts as Los Angeles hosts St. Louis in the twilight at Dodger Stadium during the finale of a four-game series. He's seen a lot of the Cardinals over the years,...
| Jun 6, 2015
| 5:34 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Madison Bumgarner overcame one big mistake.
Bumgarner struck out 11 to pitch the San Francisco Giants past the Philadelphia Phillies 7-5 Saturday.
Bumgarner (7-2) gave up a grand slam to Jeff Francoeur and a solo homer by Andres...
| Jun 5, 2015
| 5:17 PM
— Right-hander Dustin McGowan has been called up from the Lehigh Valley IronPigs by the Philadelphia Phillies to take the spot vacated when they sent left-hander Jake Diekman back to the Pigs after Thursday night's game.
McGowan has pitched 71/3...
| Jun 4, 2015
| 8:42 PM
PHILADELPHIA — The throw to the plate from shortstop Freddy Galvis arrived well ahead of the runner, Cincinnati pitcher Anthony DeSclafini — who wasn't exactly burning up the base paths, even with the bases loaded.
All Phillies catcher...
| Jun 4, 2015
| 8:47 PM
PHILADELPHIA – The Phillies ran out of late-inning magic Thursday night.
Trailing by four runs after 7 1/2 innings, the Phillies brought the tying run to the plate three times in the eighth inning but couldn't come up with the big...
| Jun 3, 2015
| 9:30 PM
PHILADELPHIA — There was a lot of buzz surrounding Maikel Franco before he was recalled by the Phillies May 15.
It took him until his third game to show some of what he brings to the table picking up his first major league triple and home run. He...
| Jun 2, 2015
| 8:23 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Things haven't gone well for the Phillies lately.
Prior to starting a three-game series against the Cincinnati Reds Tuesday night, the Phillies had lost seven straight, they had just one hit in their last 28 at-bats with runners in...
| May 30, 2015
| 4:18 PM
The dominoes have started to fall, or in the case of the Phillies prospect pool, they have begun to rise.
Maikel Franco tore up Triple-A the first 33 games of this season before being plucked earlier this month by the Phillies, who then moved Cody Asche...
| May 29, 2015
| 8:37 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Cole Hamels had trouble keeping his pitches in the ballpark to begin this season.
He served up seven home runs in his first three starts, but then seemed to figure things out, allowing just one homer in his next seven starts....