| Jun 17, 2014
ATLANTA — First baseman Ryan Howard hit a solo home run and had the game-winning RBI in the 13th inning to spark the Philadelphia Phillies to a 6-1 win over the Atlanta Braves on Monday.
Howard's hard-hit grounder was misplayed by Atlanta first...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 7:50 PM
Hall of Fame third baseman Mike Schmidt stood at first base and lifted the arm of the man who had just broken his longtime Phillies record.
Schmidt stood with Jimmy Rollins after the shortstop surpassed Schmidt as the Phillies' all-time hit king on...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 7:14 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Jimmy Rollins told his wife when he reached 2,000 hits in 2012 that he wanted to break the Phillies all-time hit record at home.
Friday night, after tying Mike Schmidt's franchise record with a double in the ninth inning, he said...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 5:54 PM
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MLB Team Report - Philadelphia Phillies - INSIDE PITCH
PHILADELPHIA -- The Philadelphia Phillies offense has been one of the worst in the National League through the first 2 1/2 months of the season. The Phillies were 11th in...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 8:29 PM
PHILADELPHIA — The loss of Emilio Bonifacio and the presence of lurking scouts will test the Cubs' focus leading up to at least the July 31 trade deadline.
And they could learn Saturday whether they could be without the services of closer Hector...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 8:47 PM
PITTSBURGH -- The selections for the National and American leagues in the All-Star Game are 3 1/2 weeks away.
But Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo is making a strong push.
Rizzo, who went 3-for-4 with a home run and two doubles Tuesday night...
| May 23, 2014
| 8:35 PM
| May 10, 2014
| 8:15 PM
First baseman Ryan Howard's fourth hit of the night, an RBI single with two outs in the top of the ninth inning, snapped a tie and lifted the Philadelphia Phillies to a 5-4 win over the New York Mets at Citi Field.
The Phillies (17-18) won their...
| May 13, 2014
| 7:42 PM
KEY MOMENT: With the score tied, 2-2, in the sixth, Angels Manager Mike Scioscia gave Luis Jimenez, a .167-hitting third baseman who was recalled from triple A on Monday, the green light on a 3-and-0 pitch from Phillies ace Cliff Lee. Jimenez ripped a...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 10:06 PM
There is this one little thing about your first-place Dodgers that probably should be noted. They are 12-8 overall -- or 7-1 against the woeful Arizona Diamondbacks and 5-7 against everyone else.
Could they be a team whose first-place status has been...