| Sep 24, 2014
| 9:24 PM
By Walter Villa, The Sports Xchange MIAMI - Jonathan Papelbon was effective during the game and combative immediately following.
Right fielder Marlon Byrd stroked an eighth-inning, game-winning single, and Papelbon returned from a suspension to get the...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 8:01 PM
ATLANTA — Philadelphia right-hander Kyle Kendrick won his third straight start Tuesday, holding the Atlanta Braves scoreless over seven innings in a 4-0 win at Turner Field.
Kendrick (8-11) gave up three hits, two walks and struck out four in...
| Sep 20, 2014
Jon Lester struck out seven in as many innings and Derek Norris drove in a run and scored as Oakland took the series opener from visiting Philadelphia.
Eric Sogard and Coco Crisp each added an RBI single in a three-run second inning for the Athletics,...
| 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...
| Sep 9, 2014
PHILADELPHIA — September is the time for teams out of contention to bring up their top prospects and give them a taste of what the big leagues have to offer.
The Phillies didn't bring up too many younger players when major league rosters...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 2:20 PM
MIAMI – With one third-inning swing Tuesday, Giancarlo Stanton became the first Marlin since Dan Uggla in 2010 to reach the 30-homer and 100-RBI plateaus.
He's already achieved the third-highest homer total in club history behind Garry Sheffield's...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 5:12 PM
WASHINGTON — The Philadelphia Phillies might be out of contention for the National League East title, but they are making life miserable for the Washington Nationals, who have been leading the division for several weeks.
A.J. Burnett allowed one...