| Aug 5, 2014
| 10:12 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Heading into Tuesday night's game against the Houston Astros, the Phillies had three streaks they wanted to see end.
The first was a 21-inning scoreless stretch they carried into the evening. The other two were Ryan Howard's 0-for-...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 9:50 AM
Philadelphia Eagles receiver Jeremy Maclin has missed some drills because of knee soreness, which he termed "not a big deal" and said wouldn't keep him from playing Friday against Chicago. Maclin said his recent knee issues aren't related to the torn...
| Jul 27, 2014
| 3:15 PM
By Mike Wisniewski, The Sports Xchange
PHILADELPHIA — In a game that featured a dozen runs and 29 hits through nine innings, extra innings didn't figure to last too long.
Martin Prado had the game-winning sacrifice fly and pinch-hitter Nick...
| Jul 27, 2014
| 5:02 PM
PHILADELPHIA — There's been no in-between for the Phillies' bullpen this season.
The relievers have either been really good or really bad and the past week and a half, it has been the latter.
The Phillies were 3-8 in the last 11 games heading into...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 9:30 AM
"Being really lucky is a Hall of Fame credential," former manager Tony La Russa said Sunday during the annual ceremonies in Cooperstown that inducted La Russa and five others into Baseball's Hall of Fame. … The NFL is defending the two-game...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:49 PM
NEW YORK -- Daniel Murphy has authored a tutorial for the younger members of the New York Mets on how to survive early career hiccups and emerge as a reliable regular. Now the All-Star second baseman has to hope he can remain around long enough to see the...
| 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 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....
| 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...