| Jun 11, 2015
| 9:42 AM
The underdog Cleveland Cavaliers, who own a 2-1 series advantage, host the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of the NBA Finals tonight (9 p.m., ABC). … In baseball, the Phillies and Yankees are both off, but the IronPigs continue their seven-game,...
| Jun 7, 2015
| 2:21 PM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pinch-hitter Jeff Francoeur drove in two runs with a two-out double in the seventh inning to help the Philadelphia Phillies beat the San Francisco Giants 6-4 on Sunday and stave off a series sweep.
Freddy Galvis led off the...
| 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 3, 2015
PHILADELPHIA — Like much of the Phillies' offense the past week, Maikel Franco was in a slump.
In his last seven games entering Tuesday, the third baseman had just two hits in his last 27 at-bats and both were singles. He had only one RBI and...
| May 30, 2015
| 5:19 PM
If anything was to go right for the Phillies in 2015, it was supposed to be the bullpen.
It didn't start off 2014 strong, but the relief corps finished the year as one of baseball's best.
From June 1 through the end of the year they were ranked fifth-...
| May 27, 2015
| 7:23 PM
NEW YORK — The Philadelphia Phillies 10-day, three-city road trip could not have ended any worse.
New York Mets prized prospect Noah Syndergaard pitched six-hit ball into the eighth inning and connected for his first major league home run in a 7-...
| May 26, 2015
| 8:26 AM
After the Cubs lost a well-played, 2-1 game Monday against the Nationals, manager Joe Maddon said his feeling was “we’re as good as anybody we’ve played so far.”
Apologies to John Wayne, but that's bold talk for a four-eyed...
| 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 21, 2015
DENVER (AP) — Rookie Severino Gonzalez pitched five solid innings, Ryan Howard homered and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Colorado Rockies 4-2 Wednesday night for their seventh win in eight games.
Gonzalez (2-1), recalled prior to the game...
| May 19, 2015
| 8:28 AM
Thanks to a recent winning streak, the Phillies don’t have the worst record in baseball, but anyone who has watched them play much this season knows they’re still pretty awful.
Let’s start with a little good news/bad news...
| May 18, 2015
| 9:35 PM
DENVER — Cole Hamels pitched efficiently into the eighth inning and Odubel Herrera broke a tie in the sixth with a two-run double as the Philadelphia Phillies won their sixth straight game by beating the Colorado Rockies 4-3 Monday night....