| Apr 10, 2012
PHILADELPHIA — Plenty of the familiar No. 6 and No. 26 jerseys worn by first baseman Ryan Howard and second baseman Chase Utley were on display in and around Citizens Bank Park on Monday afternoon.
The problem was that neither jersey was anywhere...
| May 5, 2012
| 7:13 PM
When it comes to deciding who's going to play where defensively, Phillies manager Charlie Manuel has loads of flexibility.
Ty Wigginton can play first, second or third base. Laynce Nix can man left field or first. John Mayberry Jr. can go to any of the...
| May 6, 2012
| 8:31 PM
Cole Hamels gave up five hits over eight innings and Hunter Pence hit a pair of two-run home runs to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 9-3 win against the Washington Nationals on Sunday night.
Hamels was in line for his 11th career complete game as...
| May 19, 2012
| 8:07 PM
PHILADELPHIA — The Phillies needed a power hitter and the pressure was on John Mayberry Jr.
Freddy Galvis had the burden of being a rookie.
And with Carlos Ruiz being the one main-stay in the bottom of the Phillies lineup, all eyes were on him,...
| May 21, 2012
| 8:35 PM
Gio Gonzalez continued to dominate hitters and the Washington Nationals continued to frustrate the Philadelphia Phillies.
Gonzalez allowed three hits over six innings and Ian Desmond homered and drove in both runs to lead the Nationals to a 2-1 victory...
| May 23, 2012
| 8:26 PM
Cole Hamels didn’t hit any Washington batters this time, and the Nationals hitters barely touched Hamels.
Hamels pitched eight scoreless innings, finishing up by retiring Bryce Harper on a grounder as the Philadelphia Phillies snapped a season-long...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 8:20 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Charlie Manuel doesn't tire easily — unless you're talking about all the trips he made to the mound during the eighth inning of Friday's game, when he needed four pitchers to get three outs. That's something he wants to avoid...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 7:42 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Fewer people are showing up for games, although the sellout streak is still technically intact.
Sports talk radio shows are flooded with callers complaining about the lack of run production.
And the time the general manager spends...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 7:32 PM
It doesn't matter if Cole Hamels is due up next in the rotation or not for another three days.
It doesn't matter if he's won three in a row or lost three in a row.
Every Phillies fan wishes they had a crystal ball and could see into the future. Or...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Aberdeen 15-16 Teeners at Sioux Falls East, 2 p.m. doubleheader
Aberdeen Circus Sports Bar at Britton Lumberjacks, 6:30 p.m. doubleheader
Games Start at 3:30 p.m.
| Jun 23, 2012
| 7:02 PM
PHILADELPHIA — The Phillies finally amped up their campaign last week to get Carlos Ruiz to next month'sAll-Star game.
As part of their pre-game, clubhouse attire, players wore "Vote Chooch" shirts. Roy Halladay sported the shirt when played...