RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Jonathan Papelbon

A collection of news and information related to Jonathan Papelbon published by this site and its partners.

Top Jonathan Papelbon Articles

Displaying items 111-121
  • Who's your pick for Phillies' best reliever since The Vet opened?

    Who's your pick for Phillies' best reliever since The Vet opened?
    If you have bled Phillies red for decades, I guarantee there are two images forever etched in your mind: • Tug McGraw's tossing of his glove after striking out the Kansas City Royals' Willie Wilson to end the 1980 World Series. • Brad...
  • Ricketts becomes Tom Terrific

    Ricketts becomes Tom Terrific
    Tom Ricketts got it done. He got Theo Epstein to the Cubs. It always seemed like it would happen. The Cubs agreed to pay him $18.5 million, after all. It also seemed like it would never happen. The more stories that come out of Fenway, the more it seems...
  • A few questions with executive vice president Dan Duquette

    A few questions with executive vice president Dan Duquette
    Orioles executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette talked about various subjects today, including the claim of Milwaukee Brewers 25-year-old infielder Zelous Wheeler and the designation for assignment of lefty Dana Eveland. This is just...
  • Pence....what slump?

     
    So much for the slump. Hunter Pence hit two home runs on Tuesday afternoon, including a walk-off solo shot in the bottom of the 10th against his former team to give the Phillies a 4-3 win at Citizens Bank Park.......
  • Papelbon talks about his back and the upcoming arrival of the Red Sox

     
    If you were one of the people worried about Jonathan Papelbon’s back, don’t be. The Phillies closer said before Monday’s game it’s not bothering him at all. He’s not having any special treatment on it, and he’s...
  • Teammates show Thome some mercy...and respect

     
    If you're wondering just how much respect Jim Thome's teammates have for him, this just about says it all. After Thome hit a pinch-hit, walk-off home run in the bottom of the ninth inning that gave the Phillies a 7-6......
  • 3 Phils make All-Star Game, including one who could be traded

     
    A well-deserving Carlos Ruizmade the All-Star Game for the first time, and he wil be joined by two of his teammates. Cole Hamels and Jonathan Papelbon will also be in Kansas City for the big game. But perhaps the news......
  • Papelbon can't get it done in the 10th

     
    The pitcher's duel-turned-home run barrage didn't have a happy ending for the Phillies on Saturday at Citizens Bank Park. Cole Hamels and Matt Cain, two of the most talked about pitchers in the game, each homered off of each other......
  • Ruiz, Schierholtz nearing return; Frandsen not in starting lineup

     
    -As planned, Carlos Ruiztook batting practice on the field before Wednesday’s game for the first time since going on the DL on Aug. 3 with plantar fasciitis in his left foot. While the team was on a recent road trip,......
  • Bullpen doing its part

     
    Phillies relievers may have been the weakest link earlier this season, but in the last three weeks, they're been doing more than their fair share. In the last 19 games (since July 20), the Phillies bullpen has posted a National......
  • Phillies win, but Manuel pulls Rollins from the game

     
    There's no doubt Charlie Manuel is unhappy with Jimmy Rollins. The Phillies manager pulled his shortstop after the lack of effort he displayed on the bases in the bottom of the sixth inning of their 3-2 win over the Mets......