| May 9, 2015
| 12:17 PM
Jonathan Papelbon might not be the most liked Phillie ever, in fact, he’s probably one of the least popular among the Philadelphia fan base.
So Friday night, after throwing a scoreless ninth to earn his sixth save of the season and his 112th...
| May 9, 2015
PHILADELPHIA — In his first six starts this season, Cole Hamels didn't do much to increase his trade value.
Entering Friday, only three pitchers in all of baseball had given up more than his eight home runs and he was 1-3 with a 4.14 ERA. The...
| Apr 11, 2015
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White Sox: Ouch. One of the best winters for any team leads into one of the worst starts in toughest division.
Indians: Starters living up to the hype, making Sports Illustrated's choice as World Series champs almost...
| May 4, 2015
| 9:58 PM
ATLANTA — Jeff Francoeur was desperate for a breakout game after 19 straight at-bats without a hit.
A return to Atlanta, where he played his first five major league seasons, was the perfect setting for a dramatic recovery.
| May 3, 2015
| 2:18 PM
MIAMI — Ryan Howard had a pair of RBI hits and rookie Severino Gonzalez earned his first career victory to help the Philadelphia Phillies break a five-game losing streak by beating the Miami Marlins 6-2 Sunday.
The Phillies averted a sweep and...
| 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 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....