| Jan 15, 2015
| 8:38 PM
Ricky Bottalico and Steve Blass are not only former major league pitchers, but they're also current TV analysts.
Bottalico, the original color analyst for Lehigh Valley IronPigs broadcasts on Service Electric TV2, is now entrenched as a studio analyst...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 7:38 AM
Maikel Franco on a unicycle, an odometer on the bases and a Phillies favorite highlight the bobblehead giveaways that are part of the Lehigh Valley IronPigs' promotional schedule for 2015.
Bobbleheads featuring Franco, Ken "100 milels" Giles and...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 12:04 PM
DENVER (AP) — Free agent pitcher Kyle Kendrick and the Colorado Rockies have agreed to a $5.5 million, one-year contract.
The 30-year-old right-hander is 74-68 with a 4.42 ERA in eight major league seasons, all with the Philadelphia Phillies,...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 5:20 PM
Kyle Kendrick, who pitched in 226 games for the Phillies over the last eight seasons, agreed Tuesday to a contract with the Colorado Rockies, according to several media reports.
The 30-year-old right-hander and first-time free agent reportedly will pitch...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 5:45 PM
Chad Billingsley is now officially a former Dodger, as the Philadelphia Phillies announced Thursday they signed the 30-year-old right-hander to a one-year contract guaranteed for $1.5 million.
Because of elbow problems, Billingsley pitched only twice in...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 9:19 AM
Look, say what you will about the Deflatriots and all the commotion its caused leading up to Sunday's Super Bowl between New England and Seattle. Have your fun. Ha, ha and ha.
Seriously, it doesn't bother Tonya Cardoza one bit. Cardoza, for the last...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 4:51 PM
The Phillies have signed right-hander Chad Billingsley to a one-year, $1.5 million contract, Senior Vice President and General Manager Ruben Amaro Jr. announced today. The contract includes performance bonuses.
Billingsley, 30, spent all of last...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 7:33 PM
Before the Philadelphia Phillies' shortstops of past and future were no longer part of the same organization, J.P. Crawford had a couple of opportunities to chat with Jimmy Rollins. Crawford twice visited Citizens Bank Park, first after he was drafted...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 10:03 AM
Cole Hamels. Ryan Howard. Chase Utley. Jonathan Papelbon.
Will they all still be in a Phillies uniform when the club reports to Clearwater in less than a month for spring training?
That's the golden question right now and with each passing moment,...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 6:20 PM
As teams move through the offseason and head into spring training, all are equal in the standings and there's typically hope.
For the recently successful ones, hope that they can repeat or build off of last season. For the ones coming off forgettable...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 3:11 PM
Not one to show emotion, Orioles general manager Hank Peters whooped it up one mid-October day in 1983. That afternoon, Baltimore clinched the World Series with a 5-0 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies. That evening, Peters learned that his first...