| Aug 17, 2013
| 4:16 PM
Cabrera vs. Trout II
In the great Miguel Cabrera vs. Mike Trout most-valuable-player debate of 2012, the Trout loyalists most often cited Trout's dominance in WAR — the "wins above replacement" statistic that purports to distill production into...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 2:10 PM
And then the strangest thing happened.
The Dodgers lost.
It’s true, it happened. There were witnesses and everything.
The Dodgers proved all too human Sunday, a pair of Hanley Ramirez errors in the ninth inning allowing the Phillies to score...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 5:28 PM
Seven of the 13 men who managed the Philadelphia Phillies since Veterans Stadium opened in 1971 were let go before a season ended: Frank Lucchesi, Danny Ozark, Pat Corrales, John Felske, Lee Elia, Nick Leyva and Charlie Manuel.
There were few tears when...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 8:07 PM
Carlos Ruiz hit a tiebreaking RBI single in Philadelphia’s two-run eighth inning, helping the Phillies edge the Washington Nationals 3-2 on Monday night.
Cesar Hernandez started the winning rally with a two-out walk against Tyler Clippard (6-3). He...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 4:23 PM
As soon as Michael Young was pulled from Thurdsay’s starting lineup and replaced by Kevin Frandsen at first base, the guesses were flying, especially after a report surfaced that he had cleared waivers. Was Young traded back to Texas? Did......
| Sep 14, 2013
| 7:53 PM
WASHINGTON -- Starting pitcher Cole Hamels continued his mastery of Washington and batterymate Carlos Ruiz hit a three-run double as the Philadelphia Phillies won 5-4 on Saturday, ending a seven-game winning streak by the defending National League East...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 1:07 PM
Ryne Sandberg sold his three-bedroom unit in a vintage building in downtown Chicago in March. He had listed it a year earlier, less than six months after Cubs President Theo Epstein handed Dale Sveum the job Sandberg always wanted when he was riding...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 7:34 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Gerrit Cole's frustration of no longer being perfect was still evident nearly a half-hour after the game ended.
After finishing a post-game interview, the rookie right-hander walked toward the shower room and slapped one of...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 5:22 PM
PHILADELPHIA — For four games in late April, Ben Revere's name never appeared in a Phillies box score. Not as a starter. Not as a pinch hitter. Not even as a pinch runner.
And he wasn't hurt.
For all intents and purposes, the Phillies center...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 8:37 PM
If Dan Haren could erase the first inning, he would’ve stopped his losing skid.
John Lannan tossed four-hit ball over eight innings against his former team, Ben Revere had three hits and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Washington Nationals 3-2...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 11:11 PM
The Dodgers could not have ended their season-best six-game winning streak any more spectacularly. Their 16-1 defeat to the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday night marked their most one-sided home loss ever in Los Angeles.
That's right: ever.