| 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-...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 5:30 PM
ATLANTA — The Atlanta Braves' struggling offense badly needed a boost and rookie catcher Christian Bethancourt supplied it.
Bethancourt, promoted from Triple-A Gwinnett on Tuesday, was 3-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs as the Braves defeated the...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 7:12 PM
ATLANTA — Wildness cost Cole Hamels a chance at his first no-hitter, but the Philadelphia Phillies left-hander got to share in a combined one.
Hamels (8-6) didn't allow a hit through six innings and the bullpen did the rest as the Phillies recorded...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 8:01 PM
ATLANTA — Philadelphia right-hander Kyle Kendrick won his third straight start Tuesday, holding the Atlanta Braves scoreless over seven innings in a 4-0 win at Turner Field.
Kendrick (8-11) gave up three hits, two walks and struck out four in...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 8:56 PM
PHILADELPHIA — It seems with each passing day, another player takes issue with Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg.
Tuesday night, it was Cole Hamels' turn.
Hamels was visibly upset with Sandberg as he was pulled after allowing a game-tying home run in...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 7:44 PM
With four players in two weeks publicly disrespecting or questioning Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg, some are under the impression he no longer has control of the clubhouse.
Don't count Sandberg among that group. He was asked before the team wrapped...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 8:20 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Kyle Kendrick is a little over a month away from becoming a free agent and with each rough outing, his payday continues to shrink.
Before Friday night's game, Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg left open the possibility of free agency...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 11:26 PM
White Sox: Rush hour: Promote top draft pick Carlos Rodon from Class A to Triple A after four appearances.
Indians: Surgery on both knees ends disappointing season for Nick Swisher. Still two years left on $56...
| Sep 19, 2014
By Bill Center, The Sports Xchange
SAN DIEGO — San Diego Padres left-hander Robbie Erlin held the Philadelphia Phillies to one run on five hits over six innings in his first major league start since May 17, and Alexi Amarista and Will Venable...
| 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-...