| 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 6, 2015
| 5:50 PM
PHILADELPHIA This is an indisputable fact: Madison Bumgarner gave up a grand slam to Jeff Francoeur on Saturday.
Those are words that go together like champagne and lug nuts.
But despite a very incongruous moment in the fourth inning at Citizens Bank...
| 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
| 8:39 PM
— Jerome Williams wasn't as good on the mound as he was at the plate for the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday night against the San Francisco Giants at Citizens Bank Park.
So the RBI double he produced in the second inning to give himself a two-...
| 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...
| May 30, 2015
| 4:30 PM
For the second game in a row, home runs plagued the Phillies.
Just like Friday, Saturday afternoon Philadelphia allowed the Colorado Rockies to homer three times in a game. Nolan Arenado, Michael McKenry and Ben Paulsen all hit solo shots for the...
| May 24, 2015
| 2:31 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bryce Harper drove in two runs, Gio Gonzalez outpitched Aaron Harang and the Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 4-1 Sunday for their eighth straight series win.
Harper gave the Nationals a 2-1 lead with a run-...
| May 23, 2015
| 5:21 PM
After beginning the season 11-23 and owning the worst winning percentage in all of baseball, the Phillies showed life, turning things around, at least momentarily, winning seven of eight before taking the field Thursday afternoon in Colorado.
| May 17, 2015
| 2:37 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Maikel Franco may not have done much in his first two games in the majors this year, going a combined 1-for-8 with no extra-base hits.
But in game three Sunday afternoon, Franco provided a glimpse into what all the excitement was...
| May 16, 2015
| 8:58 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Jeff Francoeur hit a home run and Grady Sizemore had four hits to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to their fourth straight win, 7-5 over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday night.
Chase Utley had two hits and two RBIs for the...
| May 15, 2015
| 11:03 PM
PHILADELPHIA — All Freddy Galvis has been doing this season is hitting. Friday night, he continued to do so, this time in the clutch.
With his team trailing 3-1, Galvis slapped a two-run double to center field. Then he scored the winning run to...