| Apr 5, 2015
The long ball powered the Phillies to their five-year reign atop the National League East and the 2008 World Series title.
Three seasons running, starting in 2007, the Phillies finished the regular season with only one other team in baseball bashing...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 7:36 PM
Tuffy Gosewisch remembers coming up through the Philadelphia Phillies farm system with players such as Freddy Galvis and Domonic Brown.
Gosewisch caught Justin DeFratus and Jake Diekman and knew that they "had good stuff and just needed consistency...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 3:02 PM
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Chase Utley hit two homers to give him long balls in four straight at-bats, Cole Hamels pitched six innings in his final start before opening day and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 9-2 Wednesday.
| Mar 15, 2015
| 4:09 PM
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Cord Phelps hit a three-run homer, Ryan Howard and Jordan Danks also connected and the Philadelphia Phillies (split squad) beat the Boston Red Sox 11-4 Sunday.
Odubel Herrara had three hits and Howard, Freddy Galvis,...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 3:15 PM
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Detroit pitcher Alfredo Simon showed off his slowest stuff in another sharp outing.
Simon tossed three scoreless innings, Daniel Fields, J.D. Martinez and Steven Moya hit homers and the Detroit Tigers beat the...
| Mar 8, 2015
| 6:22 PM
The 2015 Phillies aren't expected to be very good, but their pitching was supposed to be strong, at least to begin the year.
Their starting rotation, however, took a hit Sunday morning.
The Phillies announced that Cliff Lee is experiencing elbow...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 3:06 PM
Last year was certainly a year to forget for Phillies outfielder Domonic Brown.
He set a career high for games played in the majors, but hit just .235. Brown's 10 home runs were less than half of his output during his 2013 All-Star season.
| Feb 25, 2015
| 4:46 PM
CLEARWATER, Fla. — It's amazing the difference one year can make.
Last February, Freddy Galvis entered camp a lock to grab a bench spot on the Phillies' roster as a utility infielder. Then he was hospitalized during spring training with MRSA,...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 8:21 PM
Each spring brings Major League Baseball's teams a chance to clear the slate and begin afresh.
Optimism typically runs rampant — although there won't be much of that in Clearwater for the next six weeks — as a number of veterans, along...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 5:15 PM
If these players were in their prime and in red and white pinstripes, the Phillies would not be going through a rebuilding process: Mike Schmidt, Ryne Sandberg, Larry Bowa, Charlie Manuel, Juan Samuel, Steve Henderson and John Mizerock.
They are not...
| Aug 25, 2014
The Eagles appear to be in good hands, but the Phillies clearly need help. Here are the next 10 things they should do as they pave the way for rebuilding: 1. Fire Ruben Amaro and hire a bright young general......