| Sep 23, 2014
| 6:58 PM
By Walter Villa, The Sports Xchange
MIAMI — Henderson Alvarez pitched 7 2/3 innings of scoreless baseball as the Miami Marlins defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 2-0 on Tuesday night at Marlins Park.
Alvarez (12-6) allowed just five hits and one...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 8:18 PM
Dave Brundage has experience with losing streaks.
He managed the 2008 Richmond Braves, who were victims to the Lehigh Valley IronPigs' inaugural win on April 14.
That R-Braves team, which included current IronPig Jo Jo Reyes, finished 15 games below...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 7:00 PM
Tyler Henson hit two home runs, including a grand slam, and drove in a career-high seven runs during a May 4 win at Gwinnett, which was part of Lehigh Valley's stretch of 11 victories in 15 games — the IronPigs' best run so far in 2014.
| Jul 17, 2014
| 8:01 PM
Tyler Henson brought a seven-game hitting streak into the second half of the IronPigs season.
He left Thursday's game in a fit of rage after being called out on strikes by home plate umpire Chad Whitson in the bottom of the sixth inning.
| Jul 18, 2014
| 7:47 PM
First, Ethan Martin didn't pitch from June 7 with the Phillies until June 23 with the IronPigs.
He lost his rhythm and his confidence in those 15 days of inactivity.
Martin appears to have regained both.
The 25-year-old right-hander had his fourth...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 7:13 PM
On an otherwise calm June 22 night at Coca-Cola Park, Lehigh Valley was in the midst of blowing an early lead when the wind kicked up in the final inning of the game against Columbus.
Closer Luis Garcia, who hadn't given up an earned run since the...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 9:57 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Jimmy Rollins' hamstring strain, which he sustained in Monday night's loss, could be a blessing in disguise for the Phillies.
Not only has Rollins' injury turned out to be minor, according to Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg, it...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 2:26 PM
Anthony Recker delivered a key three-run homer and the New York Mets held off the Philadelphia Phillies 6-5 Sunday in the rubber match of a three-game set.
Wilmer Flores collected three hits while David Wright, Matt den Dekker and Dilson Herrera each...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 9:38 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg went with a different look for his starting lineup Tuesday night against the Washington Nationals.
Chase Utley and Ryan Howard both received days off and Sandberg worked in a few players that could be a...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 10:14 AM
The Phillies recalled Freddy Galvis from Triple-A Lehigh Valley before Saturday night's game and to make space on the 25-man roster, designated Reid Brignac for assignment.
In 19 games this month, Galvis has been on quite a roll with the IronPigs...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 8:23 PM
Over the course of the current season, Dave Brundage has seen the best and the worst from Maikel Franco, the current jewel of the Phillies farm system.
At the moment, the IronPigs manager is seeing the best.
After going 6-for-7 with the franchise's...