| Mar 24, 2015
Twentysomethings sit in rows inside a two-story, red brick building in the small town of Coplay. Using a keyboard and a pair of screens, the video scouts each note 700,000 pitches and 130,000 batted balls in the major leagues each year, night after...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 1:26 AM
Twentysomethings sit in rows inside a two-story, red brick building in an Allentown suburb that Norman Rockwell could have painted. Using a keyboard and a pair of screens each, the video scouts note every one of the 700,000 pitches and 130,000 batted...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 10:55 AM
After finishing last year sixth in the National League Cy Young voting, Cole Hamels is not a bad pick for who might win the award in 2015.
Banking on Ryan Howard to hit the most home runs in baseball in 2015 is a bit more of a stretch.
| Mar 16, 2015
| 8:14 AM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said earlier this spring that Everth Cabrera would likely see time in the outfield, and Cabrera will start in center field for the first time Monday against the Philadelphia Phillies at Bright House Field.
| Mar 15, 2015
| 4:09 PM
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Cord Phelps hit a three-run homer, Ryan Howard and Jordan Danks also connected and the Philadelphia Phillies (split squad) beat the Boston Red Sox 11-4 Sunday.
Odubel Herrara had three hits and Howard, Freddy Galvis,...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 2:36 PM
Eventually the work Ryan Howard put in during the offseason, which included losing at least 15 pounds, was going to pay off.
Howard hit his first home run of the exhibition season, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Tampa Bay Rays 2-1 Friday.
| Mar 9, 2015
| 2:58 PM
Right-hander Chris Tillman was the last Orioles starting pitcher to make his spring debut, and was sharp in his first Grapefruit League outing on Monday afternoon.
Tillman allowed just one hit over two scoreless innings as the Orioles lost, 1-0, to...
| 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...
| Mar 5, 2015
A.J. Moncman sat excitedly at Lehigh Valley Phantoms practice in Allentown's PPL Center on the penalty box side, right against the glass on Wednesday.
When Jason Akeson, who is tied for the AHL team's lead in goals scored with 17, spotted A.J. at the...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 8:04 PM
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Newly trim, Ryan Howard singled in his first two at-bats of spring training and then broke his silence.
He had not spoken with media since arriving for his 15th season with the Philadelphia Phillies. Following the offseason...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 7:32 PM
CLEARWATER, FLA. — One of the main goals for the Philadelphia Phillies and their front office this offseason was to bolster starting pitching depth.
More specifically, they wanted starting pitchers with short-term deals who could eat up innings...