| Aug 6, 2014
| 8:06 PM
PHILADELPHIA — After helping the Phillies win the first game of this series against the Houston Astros, knocking in both runs Philadelphia scored, Ryan Howard was asked about the faith his manager, Ryne Sandberg, has had keeping him in the clean...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 8:25 PM
PHILADELPHIA — When Sean O'Sullivan woke up Thursday morning, he was a Lehigh Valley IronPig in Toledo, Ohio.
At 7:05 p.m., he trotted out on the field at Citizens Bank Park wearing a Phillies jersey.
Less than six hours before, as he was...
| 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
| 8:48 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Things have not gone as smoothly as Darin Ruf would have liked this season.
He injured his oblique at the worst possible time in spring training and then got hurt again in June at Triple-A Lehigh Valley.
Partially because of the...
| 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 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...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 6:58 PM
PHILADELPHIA -- The Philadelphia Phillies have discovered their winning formula, albeit a little late in the season: get through the first seven innings and give the ball to Ken Giles.
Giles has been stellar since his call-up in June, posting a 3-1...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 3:59 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Earlier this season Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon said he enjoys hearing boos rain down from the Citizens Bank Park faithful.
If that's true, he must have enjoyed the sounds Sunday in South Philadelphia after he blew a save to...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 8:43 PM
PHILADELPHIA — It was a little bit of a different look for the Phillies Thursday night as they closed a four-game series with the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Jimmy Rollins, still nursing a hamstring strain, and Chase Utley, who was given a day off by...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 7:42 PM
PHILADELPHIA – Life without Giancarlo Stanton started as one might have expected for the Marlins: With a one-run output.
The Phillies overcame a 1-0 deficit and got a 10th-inning, two-run, walk-off homer from Cody Asche off Dan Jennings for a 3-...
| Sep 13, 2014
PHILADELPHIA — Over the last two weeks there has been evidence of youth movement for the Phillies.
There were the September call-ups, which included one of the organization's top prospects in Maikel Franco, then Thursday night featured a...