| Sep 1, 2014
| 7:26 PM
ATLANTA -- In an otherwise forgettable season, Cole Hamels and three relief pitchers gave Philadelphia Phillies fans something to remember.
Hamels struck out seven in six no-hit innings and the bullpen took it from there as the Phillies pitched a...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 9:24 PM
By Walter Villa, The Sports Xchange MIAMI - Jonathan Papelbon was effective during the game and combative immediately following.
Right fielder Marlon Byrd stroked an eighth-inning, game-winning single, and Papelbon returned from a suspension to get the...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 8:32 AM
When I wrote a few weeks ago that the Phillies should dump all their older players and commit to discovering which youngsters can play, I got a voice mail message from a fan who thought I was crazy.
He believed the team's aging core deserved one...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 11:50 PM
The devastation began slowly, painfully, a nick here, a crack there, a bleeder, a blink, the quickening of a heartbeat.
Is this really happening? This is Clayton Kershaw. How could this be happening?
The devastation then finished quickly,...
| Sep 20, 2014
Jon Lester struck out seven in as many innings and Derek Norris drove in a run and scored as Oakland took the series opener from visiting Philadelphia.
Eric Sogard and Coco Crisp each added an RBI single in a three-run second inning for the Athletics,...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 8:00 PM
Bryce Harper went 3-for-4 with a mammoth two-run homer and red-hot Anthony Rendon had four hits as visiting Washington reduced its magic number for clinching the National League East to six games with a 10-3 victory over the Mets on Saturday.
| Sep 17, 2014
Alexi Amarista belted a two-run homer among his three hits and Ian Kennedy snapped a three-start winless skid as host San Diego defeated Philadelphia for the second straight day.
Rymer Liriano had three hits and scored on Jedd Gyorko's pinch-hit RBI...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 3:18 PM
After Monday night's 6-4 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates, in which Jimmy Rollins was removed from the game with a left hamstring strain, the shortstop said he expected to be out about 10 days.
Rollins mentioned the series the Phillies have with 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
| 2:12 PM
By Jerry Beach, The Sports Xchange
NEW YORK – Catasauqua High School graduate Anthony Recker hit a tie-breaking three-run homer in the sixth inning Sunday to lead the New York Mets to a 6-5 win over the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field.
| 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...