| Apr 27, 2015
| 8:20 PM
ST. LOUIS Cole Hamels trotted out to the Busch Stadium mound shortly after 9 p.m. local time Monday. The bottom of the seventh inning signified just the second time all season the 31-year-old left-hander toed the rubber with a lead.
| Apr 27, 2015
| 8:37 PM
ST. LOUIS — Cole Hamels won for the first time in seven starts dating to last September, and Ben Revere's two-run double in the seventh inning was the go-ahead hit for the Philadelphia Phillies in a 4-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday...
| Apr 26, 2015
| 2:52 PM
PHILADELPHIA — All Freddy Galvis heard about when reporting to spring training earlier this year was about the big shoes he'd have to fill with Jimmy Rollins being traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers.
He's only played 18 games in what would be his...
| Apr 25, 2015
| 8:02 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Andrelton Simmons led off the seventh inning with a homer, sparking a rally that helped the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-2 on Saturday night.
The Braves scored three runs in the seventh and chased David Buchanan...
| Apr 26, 2015
| 5:05 PM
Is the Big Piece a Big Tease?
Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard has been written off more than a billionaire's tax exemptions. And while nobody is claiming he will ever recapture his MVP form, Howard is known to go on a brief tear that shows there...
| Apr 24, 2015
| 8:57 PM
PHILADELPHIA — The Phillies came into Friday night struggling defensively, tied for the league lead in errors with 17. They faced the Atlanta Braves, who had the best fielding percentage in baseball (.993).
You wouldn't have known by watching....
| Apr 23, 2015
| 10:23 AM
Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred said banished star Pete Rose can participate in this summer's all-star game in Cincinnati. … WNBA star Brittney Griner and her fiance Glory Johnson, also a WNBA player, were arrested for suspicion of assault in a...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 8:53 PM
PHILADELPHIA — It's been a rough start to 2015 for Ryan Howard and the Phillies' offense.
The first baseman entered Tuesday night hitting just .175 with zero home runs while the offense was averaging 2.46 runs per game, second worst in the majors....
| Apr 11, 2015
| 5:33 PM
It's safe to say Jonathan Papelbon never has, and never will, be a fan favorite in Philadelphia.
From comments like "I didn't come here for this," following a 1-8 road trip in July of 2013 to last year's late-season crotch grab, Papelbon has always...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 10:40 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Before Friday night's game with the Washington Nationals, manager Ryne Sandberg said one key would be for the Phillies' offense to pick up runs early, allowing starter Jerome Williams to work on getting ground balls and maybe making...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 7:55 PM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jeff Francoeur hit a three-run homer, Aaron Harang took a one-hitter into the seventh inning and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Boston Red Sox 4-2 Wednesday night.
Making his Red Sox debut after signing an $82.5 million,...