The NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers acquired Carlos Ruiz from Philadelphia in a trade of backup catchers Thursday, getting a popular player with a world of postseason experience.Share Tweet
Joseph, Hernandez Homer as Phillies Beat White Sox 5-3nytimes.com 21 hours agoBattered in back-to-back games, the Phillies came out swinging this time.Share Tweet
Hayes: Phillies' Galvis growing by leaps and groundersphilly.com 21 hours ago'FIVE RIGHT at me. Five to the hole. Five in the shift. Then five backhand, going forward. Then five more straight."Share TweetCarlos Rodon went from May 23 to Aug. 11 without a victory, but factoring in his 6 2/3-inning shutout performance during a 9-1 trouncing of the Phillies on Tuesday night at U.S. Cellular Field, the White Sox hurler has gone four straight starts without …Share TweetMLB.com Aug 23 (2 days ago)Do not expect another round of Tebowmania in Philadelphia. But, the Phillies will have a scout at former college football star Tim Tebow's workout Aug. 30 in Los Angeles.Share Tweet
Garcia returns, Sox option fellow outfielder CoatsMLB.com Aug 23 (2 days ago)The White Sox activated right fielder Avisail Garcia from the 15-day disabled list on Tuesday before their game against the Phillies at U.S. Cellular Field. Chicago optioned outfielder Jason Coats to Triple-A Charlotte in a corresponding move.Share Tweet
Phillies fans showed class cheering for Utleyphilly.com Aug 22 (3 days ago)THE DATE was June 19, 2010. Jim Thome came to the plate in the top of the ninth as a 39-year-old pinch-hitter for his latest team, the Twins, trailing 9-4. The 45,254 in attendance at Citizens Bank Park that afternoon rose to their feet in unison, a lon…Share Tweet
Ford: Hey, baseball, extend the nets nowphilly.com Aug 22 (3 days ago)Looking 50 years into the future at a Phillies home game, there will be many differences to note at Peco Nuclear Stadium. The virtual hot dogs. The digital, interactive scoreboards on the back of each seat. The Phanatic dressed like Elvis.Share TweetNext to all of that St. Louis power, Mike Leake's single might've looked puny.Share Tweet
The Cardinals Lost Their 57th Gamedeadspin.com Aug 21 (4 days ago)Phillies starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson turned in an respectable seven innings Saturday night as Philadelphia beat the St. Louis Cardinals, 4-2.Read more...Share TweetThe Cardinals needed two home runs Saturday against the Phillies to set a Major League record. But it was the Phillies who used a pair of solo shots to prevail in their 4-2 win at Citizens Bank Park.Share Tweet
Phils call up Burriss, option FeatherstonMLB.com Aug 19 (6 days ago)Infielder Emmanuel Burriss rejoined the Phillies on Friday after the team optioned Taylor Featherston to Triple-A Lehigh Valley.Share Tweet
Howard likely to finish year with PhilliesMLB.com Aug 19 (6 days ago)Chase Utley enjoyed an unforgettable homecoming this week at Citizens Bank Park, and the way Ryan Howard has played lately, he could receive an even warmer farewell in a few weeks, too.Share Tweet
Sielski: Nick Williams' time has come; is he ready?philly.com Aug 19 (6 days ago)This was mid-January, a freezing day in a freezing month, but already Nick Williams was thinking warm thoughts. The Phillies had brought him to Citizens Bank Park, with several other young players and prospects, for a tour of the place, and in walking t…Share TweetPhiladelphia Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard and Washington Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman were cleared of wrongdoing in Major League Baseball's investigation into their possible use of performance-enhancing drugs, prompted by an Al Jazeera r…Share Tweet
Surging Howard provides boost to Phils' lineupMLB.com Aug 19 (7 days ago)When Ryan Howard is swinging the bat well, it can "make a world of difference," Phillies manager Pete Mackanin said Thursday.Share Tweet
Franco Has Go-Ahead HR to Lead Phillies Past Dodgers, 5-4nytimes.com Aug 18 (7 days ago)The key to Maikel Franco's success is not trying to do too much.Share Tweet
Mighty Maikel: HR powers Phils over DodgersMLB.com Aug 18 (7 days ago)For the second time in eight days, the Dodgers took a lead into the seventh inning, primed to complete a sweep of the Phillies, but left without one -- victims of the long ball. This time, Maikel Franco had the clutch hit, following in Freddy Galvis' fo…Share Tweet
Phillies Temporarily Shut Down LeeMar 8Jerry Crasnick breaks down the latest on Cliff Lee, who has been temporarily shut down by the Phillies after feeling renewed discomfort in his pitching elbow.
A-Rod Singles In First At-BatMar 4Yankees DH Alex Rodriguez singled to left field in his first at-bat since he was suspended by the league for use of performance-enhancing drugs.
A-Rod Singles In Yankees' LossMar 4Alex Rodriguez went 1-for-2 with a walk in his first baseball game in nearly 18 months as the Phillies beat the Yankees 3-1.
Hamels Focused On Playing BaseballMar 3Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels talks to Britt McHenry about dealing with trade talk and how the team is in transition.