Zobrist, Montero Homer, Lackey Sharp as Cubs Sweep Philliesnytimes.com Updated 19 hours agoJoe Maddon has managed teams that eased up on what he calls "sweep day."Share Tweet
Hendricks Pitches 5-Hitter, Cubs Beat Phillies 4-1nytimes.com May 28 (yesterday)Kyle Hendricks pitched a five-hitter for his second career complete game, Dexter Fowler hit a leadoff homer and the Chicago Cubs beat the Philadelphia Phillies 4-1 on Saturday.Share TweetMLB.com May 28 (yesterday)This is the rotation the Rangers have been waiting for, going back to last year when they acquired Cole Hamels from the Phillies, and Derek Holland and Martin Perez showed they were over their injuries.Share Tweetnytimes.com May 27 (3 days ago)In a game where the Cubs hit several mammoth drives, David Ross' smash against an advertising sign beyond the left-field bleachers stood out.Share Tweet
Homer-happy Cubs down Phils behind LesterThe young and the old showed off their home run swings as 24-year-old sluggers Jorge Soler and Kris Bryant each hit a solo shot and veteran David Ross belted a three-run blast to power the Cubs to a 6-2 victory over the Phillies on Friday at rainy Wrigl…Share Tweet
Former top pick Appel to DL with shoulder strainPhillies prospect Mark Appel, the former No. 1 overall Draft pick who is currently rated the club's No. 4 prospect and the No. 65 prospect in the Major Leagues by MLBPipeline.com, was placed on the disabled list Friday with a right shoulder strain.Share Tweet
Ankle injury proves to be short-lived for FrancoMaikel Franco's prediction was right. The Phillies' third baseman said his right ankle is doing great, and he was in Friday's lineup against the Cubs just as he said he would be after exiting Wednesday's 8-5 win against the Tigers.Share Tweet
Herrera's Homer Helps Phillies to 8-5 Win Over Tigersnytimes.com May 25 (5 days ago)With a series in Chicago against the Cubs looming next on the schedule, Philadelphia manager Pete Mackanin felt leaving Detroit with at least one victory was crucial.Share Tweet
Aggressive Blanco steals home for PhilliesMLB.com May 25 (5 days ago)The Phillies, trying to ignite their struggling offense in support of young starter Aaron Nola, swiped a run off the Tigers with a double steal, allowing Andres Blanco to steal home in the second inning for a run on Wednesday afternoon at Comerica Park.Share Tweetyahoo.com May 25 (5 days ago)Your browser does not support iframes. It's still early, but the Philadelphia Phillies have easily been the most surprising team in baseball. Many projected the club to be among the worst teams in the majors prior to the start of the year. Instead, they…Share TweetJustin Verlander struck out 10 in eight scoreless innings, and Francisco Rodriguez held on for his 400th save in the Detroit Tigers' 3-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night.Share Tweet
Phillies' Herrera lifted from game for not hustlingESPN.com May 24 (7 days ago)Phillies' Herrera lifted from game for not hustlingShare Tweet
It's time for the Phillies to release Ryan HowardESPN.com May 23 (7 days ago)It's time for the Phillies to release Ryan HowardShare Tweetnytimes.com May 23 (7 days ago)Miguel Cabrera is in another one of his slugging grooves, and that's a big reason the Detroit Tigers have rebounded nicely from an awful stretch earlier this month.Share Tweet
Brookover: Phils could soar if Franco gets goingphilly.com May 22Three hits and two runs in one inning qualifies as an outburst for the Phillies offense in 2016. That rare sequence occurred in the second and sixth innings Sunday on another wind-chilled May afternoon at Citizens Bank Park. Combined with seven shutout …Share Tweet
Eickhoff Shuts Down Braves Over 7 Innings, Phillies Win 5-0nytimes.com May 22Jerad Eickhoff pitched five-hit ball over seven innings to help the Philadelphia Phillies avoid a three-game sweep and beat the Atlanta Braves 5-0 on Sunday.Share Tweet
Williams Perez Shuts Down Phillies Again, Braves Win 2-0nytimes.com May 21Williams Perez took a two-hitter into the seventh, helping the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-0 Saturday for just their second series win this season.Share Tweet
Extra Bases: A More Patient Odubel Herrera Is Sparking the Philliesnytimes.com May 21Herrera’s high on-base percentage has been a key to Philadelphia’s surprising success this season.Share TweetFreddie Freeman and Nick Markakis extended an unexpected power surge as they combined to record three home runs that backed Matt Wisler's strong start and helped the Braves claim Friday night's 7-1 win over the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.Share Tweetyahoo.com May 20Your browser does not support iframes.It was the moment that defined the Washington Nationals disastrous 2015 season. During a late September game against the Philadelphia Phillies, teammates Bryce Harper and Jonathan Papelbon got into an argument in th…Share Tweet
5 reasons the Phillies are winning nowMLB.com May 20One question lots of people are asking about the Phillies is whether or not they're remarkable start is sustainable. Let's just enjoy the ride and all its possibilities as the Braves come to Citizens Bank Park for a weekend series.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.