| Sep 19, 2014
| 3:41 AM
San Diego Padres starter Robbie Erlin felt he was just rounding into form last May 18 when he awoke following his eighth start of the season with pain in his left elbow.
"I didn't know what it was, but I didn't think it was serious," said the 23-year-...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 7:05 PM
PHILADELPHIA – Nobody is going to mistake Garrett Jones – Saturday's starting right fielder – for Giancarlo Stanton. Yet Jones did a viable impression of the Marlins' sidelined slugger.
Making his first outfield start since last Sept....
| Sep 16, 2014
| 6:58 PM
NEW YORK – Nathan Eovaldi started. Brad Penny relieved. Wilmer Flores wasn't impressed with either one.
Flores doubled off Eovaldi and added two homers off Penny, amassing six RBI in the Mets' 9-1 walloping of the Marlins Tuesday at Citi Field....
| Sep 11, 2014
| 5:51 PM
Marlins at Phillies
When/where: 7:05 p.m., Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia
On the mound
RHP Henderson Alvarez (10-6, 2.88) vs. LHP Cole Hamels (8-7, 2.56): Alvarez returns after missing one start with a strained oblique, which caused him to leave...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 4:38 PM
7:05 p.m., Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia
On the mound
LHP Brad Hand (3-6, 4.45) vs. RHP Kyle Kendrick (8-12, 4.83): Hand is holding opponents to a .229 average with runners in scoring position, but 10 of the 19 hits he's allowed in those situations...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 2:25 PM
By Harvey Valentine, The Sports Xchange
WASHINGTON —Adam LaRoche hit a pair of solo home runs and Gio Gonzalez pitched six solid innings as the Washington Nationals defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 3-2 Sunday, salvaging the finale of the three-...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 5:36 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Rookie Joe Panik tripled and scored on Gregor Blanco's single in the eighth inning, capping a comeback that lifted the San Francisco Giants to a 6-5 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday afternoon.
After losing 5-3 in...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 8:14 PM
READING — Amid children slapping together their thunderstix, a grown man throwing freebies into the stands while riding a makeshift ostrich and the other distractions Wednesday night, Aaron Nola displayed solid mechanics and a better-looking curve....
| Jan 23, 2014
| 8:23 PM
During Thursday night's seventh annual Phillies Winter Banquet at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center, radio man Scott Franzke introduced what was supposed to be a condensed version of the team's 2013 highlight film.
Instead, highlights were shown from...
| May 10, 2014
| 8:15 PM
First baseman Ryan Howard's fourth hit of the night, an RBI single with two outs in the top of the ninth inning, snapped a tie and lifted the Philadelphia Phillies to a 5-4 win over the New York Mets at Citi Field.
The Phillies (17-18) won their...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 11:03 PM
ON THE MEND: Clayton Kershaw is scheduled to pitch Friday for Class-A Rancho Cucamonga, Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly confirmed. The minor league rehabilitation assignment will be the first for Kershaw, who had never been on the disabled list. Kershaw...