| Sep 13, 2013
| 4:23 PM
For as inconsistent as Roy Halladay was Thursday, there was nothing inconsistent about Phillies hitters or relievers. For the fourth time this season and the first time since Aug. 8, they put double-digit runs on the board. Their first inning......
| Aug 25, 2013
| 9:19 AM
PHILADELPHIA — Kevin Frandsen liked Ryne Sandberg's proclamation that Aug. 16 would be "Charlie Manuel Day."
The Phillies infielder was so keen about his new manager's declaration that he posted his support of it on Twitter.
"Agree with Ryno, this...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:22 PM
And now, there's one left. Tuesday's promotion of Cesar Jimenez to the Phillies means Justin Friend is the only member of the IronPigs' opening day bullpen left on the roster. The Phillies selected Jimenez to replace Antonio Bastardo, who accepted a 50-...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 6:08 PM
It could be years before the Phillies have another player who attacks the game like Chase Utley or one who can drive the ball the way Ryan Howard has. And we all know relievers who throw the way Ryan Madson did when he was in Philadelphia's bullpen don'...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 6:18 PM
The situation the Phillies are in isn't nearly as bad as it appears.
It's hard to be down on a team that has won five of its last six series and is just 6 1/2 games out of first place in the National League East and 5 1/2 games out of the second wild...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 5:45 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Dom Brown should expect to be busy as he takes part in his first All-Star Game this week.
"There's basically stuff going on 24/7," said teammate Cliff Lee, who will be making his fourth appearance. "I didn't expect that much stuff...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 8:13 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jonathan Pettibone pitched neatly into the sixth inning, and the Philadelphia Phillies snapped the Pittsburgh Pirates' nine-game winning streak with a 3-1 victory Tuesday night.
The surprising Pirates missed out on a chance...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 10:31 PM
A.J. Ellis was having himself a rough night. He had struck out, bounced into a double play with the bases loaded, been unable to corral a wild throw home from Matt Kemp.
Safe to say all was forgiven when Ellis’ walk-off single allowed the...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 10:21 PM
Sports legends are supposed to build over time. Twenty-three games wouldn’t normally qualify in a baseball season, but then not a lot about Yasiel Puig follows the rules of logic.
Puig, the muscular Cuban sensation, was at it again on a hot...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 11:20 PM
It was two hours before the first pitch Thursday, and the Dodger Stadium tour guide was ushering a dozen fans from the seats behind home plate when one of them stopped.
"Wait a minute," he said. "Puig is hitting."
"But…," said the tour guide....
| Jun 22, 2013
| 7:01 PM
PHILADELPHIA — There was no escape as Kevin Frandsen made his move.
Before John Mayberry Jr. had a chance to dart away, Frandsen charged, armed with a towel covered in Barbasol shaving cream, all over Mayberry's face in celebration of his walk-off,...