| Jun 2, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Marlon Byrd is a strong guy. Just how strong is the Philadelphia Phillies outfielder?
So strong that he broke a bat just by swinging it on Sunday.
In the bottom of the sixth inning Sunday afternoon, Byrd took a cut at a 1-0 pitch from New York Mets...
| May 13, 2014
| 9:58 PM
Mike Trout has a routine before his first at-bat of each game, one from which he rarely deviates. The Angels center fielder walks briskly from the on-deck circle to the plate, taps the umpire and catcher on the shin guards with his bat and digs his foot...
| May 14, 2014
| 6:37 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Three of the Angels' nine regulars — Josh Hamilton, Kole Calhoun and David Freese — remain on the disabled list, and two of their top hitters, Mike Trout and Albert Pujols, are mired in slumps.
Leading off Wednesday...
| May 22, 2014
| 2:06 PM
MIAMI Christian Yelich’s bases-loaded, two-out, walk-off single lifted the Marlins to a 4–3 win over the Phillies Thursday, giving Miami its seventh win in eight home series this season.
The lanky 21-year-old outfielder grounded a 1–...
| 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...
| May 13, 2014
| 7:42 PM
KEY MOMENT: With the score tied, 2-2, in the sixth, Angels Manager Mike Scioscia gave Luis Jimenez, a .167-hitting third baseman who was recalled from triple A on Monday, the green light on a 3-and-0 pitch from Phillies ace Cliff Lee. Jimenez ripped a...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 11:07 PM
Brian Wilson’s not right and it’s time to worry, baby.
Everything seems a struggle for Wilson right now, and it was never more evident than Thursday night when he was charged with four runs in the ninth inning that led the Phillies to a 7-...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 11:09 PM
KEY MOMENT: Brian Wilson failed to complete a ninth inning in which he gave up three hits and allowed the Phillies to break a 3-3 stalemate. Wilson gave up a two-run double to Carlos Ruiz. His night ended when he hit Ryan Howard to load the bases....
| Feb 26, 2014
The Phillies begin their Grapefruit League season today at 1:05 p.m. against the Toronto Blue Jays and the starting lineup very much resembles what the team could put out on the field Opening Day. Minus Roberto Hernandez of course. The Phillies lineup for...
| Feb 5, 2014
The Phillies will fail to make the playoffs and record only 66 wins this year - a number they've failed to reach only once since 1995. That's what ESPN's David Schoenfield, who is in the process of ranking every single......
| Jan 25, 2014
One of my favorite nights of the long snowy winters is the IronPigs Charities Banquet when I have a chance to talk to the Phillies minor league executives, most notably farm director Joe Jordan and his assistant Steve Noworyta, and get their thoughts on...