| Aug 19, 2014
| 8:21 PM
PHILADELPHIA — A.J. Burnett has struggled mightily since his first seven starts of the year.
In his last 20 starts he is 4-13 with a 5.23 ERA. He's even worse in his seven games since the All-Star break, going 0-6 with a 6.41 ERA.
After his last...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 10:53 PM
KEY MOMENT: With the score tied, 2-2, and two out in the sixth inning, Collin Cowgill lofted a fly ball into the right-field corner. Phillies outfielder Marlon Byrd raced to the ball and raised his glove for the catch, but the ball somehow landed just...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 11:06 PM
In his 15 years as the Angels' manager, Mike Scioscia never has used a position player to pitch, no matter how lost the cause.
So it took about a second for him to reject the slump-busting trick of picking the batting order out of a hat.
| Aug 13, 2014
| 10:35 PM
KEY MOMENT: With the bases loaded in the sixth inning and the Angels trailing by a run, Howie Kendrick blooped a two-run single to right field for a 3-2 lead, and Brennan Boesch followed with an RBI fielder's choice for a 4-2 lead.
AT THE PLATE: The...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 8:06 PM
PHILADELPHIA — The Phillies walked-off with a 2-1 win in 15 innings early Wednesday morning and there's no way that would have been possible without their bullpen.
After more struggles recently, the bullpen rebounded in a big way, throwing eight...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 9:17 AM
Cole Hamels could be headed nowhere, but at least one team claimed the Philadelphia Phillies left-hander, opening the possibility of a trade before the Aug. 31 waiver trade deadline.
Multiple outlets reported unidentified teams claimed Hamels and right...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 8:14 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Part of the success the Phillies had in sweeping the Houston Astros earlier this week was hitting the long ball.
Philadelphia had one home run in each of the three games in the series, including the eventual game-winner Thursday...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 8:54 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Recently, the Phillies have not played very well on Sundays or in matchups with the New York Mets at Citizens Bank Park.
Heading into Sunday afternoon's game, the Phillies won just one of their last 11 Sunday games and, dating back...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 7:00 PM
The Phillies are in last place in the National League East and by not making any moves at last week's non-waiver trade deadline, they pushed off a chance to begin rebuilding and perhaps hasten their return to the glory days of the mid- to late- 2000s....
| Aug 2, 2014
| 7:59 PM
By David Driver, The Sports Xchange
WASHINGTON -- Anthony Rendon had three hits and four RBIs and Jordan Zimmerman pitched seven shutout innings as the Washington Nationals blitzed the Philadelphia Phillies 11-0 on Saturday after losing the first two...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 8:03 AM
They couldn't have waited a day?
The New York Mets traded outfielder Marlon Byrd to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday, a move that actually makes a lot of sense. There was one big problem though: Tuesday night was Marlon Byrd T-Shirt Night at Citi...