Setting record straight on Arbucklephilly.com Updated Oct 17 (4 days ago)The Kansas City Royals' success in the postseason could lead to a GM job for former Phillies exec.Upvote Share Tweet
Phillies need bullpen to royally improvephilly.com Oct 17 (4 days ago)Dominant relievers have been the key to Kansas City's success this season.Upvote Share Tweetphilly.com Oct 16 (4 days ago)Johnny Almaraz did not plan on taking off his baseball uniform and putting on a scout's hat in his early 20s. No, the plan was to pitch in the big leagues and, if that did not work out, he was going to return to Southwest Texas State and get his degree …Upvote Share Tweet
Byrd, Brown might be Phillies' best outfield assetsphilly.com Oct 16 (5 days ago)Ben Revere is little more than a weak-armed singles hitter, and the Phillies need power from their outfield.Upvote Share Tweet
Brown's future with Phillies uncertain after trying seasonMLB.com Oct 15 (5 days ago)Domonic Brown entered this year confident and ready to build upon his 2013 breakout season. But he left Citizens Bank Park late last month with only questions about his future in Philadelphia.Upvote Share Tweet
Phillies' options with Howard limitedphilly.com Oct 14 (7 days ago)Even if they could trade Ryan Howard, for the amount of the contract they'd have to pay, they might as well release him.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Oct 10ST. LOUIS — Since the 2010 season when the Philadelphia Phillies missed making the World Series for what would have been a third straight year, the National League champion has been either the St. Louis Cardinals or San Francisco Giants. It's the second…Upvote Share Tweet
Wolever: No ill will after unexpected firing from Philsphilly.com Oct 8Marti Wolever thought his job was safe when he was stopped outside the press box at Citizens Bank Park a few days before he made LSU pitcher Aaron Nola his final first-round selection for the Phillies in June.Upvote Share Tweet
Mike Arbuckle, Lee Thomas winning in ALphilly.com Oct 6Mike Arbuckle, the man who did not get the job as Phillies general manager, is only four wins away from the World Series. So, too, is Lee Thomas, the former Phillies general manager who brought Arbuckle to Philadelphia in October 1992. One of them is go…Upvote Share Tweet
What's ahead in Phillies offseason?philly.com Oct 5THREE KEY PLAYERS Ryan Howard. Just about everything the Phillies want to accomplish this winter hinges on Howard's future. He is owed $60 million. The Phillies will look to trade him, but could an outright release serve as a much-needed olive branch to…Upvote Share Tweet
Don't expect much improvement for Phillies anytime soonphilly.com Oct 3With front office in limbo, Phillies are unlikely to make the kinds of changes need to turn things around.Upvote Share Tweet
Expect Comcast to insist on Phillies changesphilly.com Oct 1If the front office and baseball administration hierarchy of the Phillies organization has any fear of a major upheaval following the team's second straight 73-win season, that fear certainly won't be realized at the hands of acting president Pat Gillic…Upvote Share Tweet
Surgery for Ruiz, Revere among Phils' injury updatesMLB.com Oct 1The Phillies announced injury updates on Carlos Ruiz, Ben Revere, Cliff Lee and A.J. Burnett on Wednesday.Upvote Share Tweet
Amaro gets one more chance at turnaroundphilly.com Sep 29It was a beautiful day for baseball, unless, of course, it was that brand of baseball the Phillies have tortured their fans with the last two seasons. Not even clear skies and comfortable temperatures could erase the stench that has saturated Citizens B…Upvote Share Tweet
Bonifacio, Braves Beat Phillies 2-1nytimes.com Sep 28Emilio Bonifacio led off the game with home run and Freddie Freeman added an RBI single in the first, and the Atlanta Braves finished a disappointing late-season collapse with a 2-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.Upvote Share TweetBeing the fan of a team headed nowhere can be awfully frustrating this time of year. Especially when you look around and see the excitement in places like Kansas City, Pittsburgh and Seattle. Still, there are few better places to go than the ballpark, a…Upvote Share Tweet
Inside the Phillies: In the end, age caught up with lineupphilly.com Sep 28The sort of history these Phillies accomplished fit all of the preseason stereotypes. No team until the 2014 Phillies ever boasted four 34-or-older players with 600 plate appearances. The geriatric jokes dogged them through the spring, and when the seas…Upvote Share Tweetphilly.com Sep 27Bobby Abreu plans to retire after the season. A reserve outfielder and pinch-hitter with the Mets, the 40-year-old Abreu, who also played for the Phillies from 1998 to 2006, made the announcement Friday at Citi Field before New York's game against Houst…Upvote Share TweetJonathan Papelbon made his first appearance in Philadelphia since he made a lewd gesture as he left the field, closing out the Phillies' 5-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night with a scoreless ninth inning.Upvote Share Tweet
After last-place finish, Phils fire assistant GMESPN.com Sep 26The Philadelphia Phillies have fired assistant general manager and amateur scouting director Marti Wolever.Upvote Share Tweet
Kendrick does it all in final start of year vs. MarlinsMLB.com Sep 24If Kyle Kendrick made the final start of his eight-year Phillies career Wednesday, he made it a memorable one. Kendrick allowed one run in seven innings and went 3-for-3 with one double and one RBI in a 2-1 victory over the Marlins at Marlins Park.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 24Mitch Williams' wild-thing act might play next in a courtroom. Williams, the boisterous ex-Philadelphia Phillies closer and MLB Network analyst, is reportedly suing both MLB Network and sports blog Deadspin in the aftermath of a May controversy centered…Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Sep 23Henderson Alvarez pitched into the eighth inning to outduel Cole Hamels and the Miami Marlins beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-0 Tuesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Plotting Phillies' futurephilly.com Sep 23The organization needs a change in vision that goes beyond easy target Ruben Amaro Jr.Upvote Share Tweet
Inside the Phillies: Braves jettison GM, but Phillies stay course with Amarophilly.com Sep 22MIAMI - There will be no "Mission Accomplished" banners hanging from Citizens Bank Park if the Phillies surpass last season's win total with more than two victories in their final six games. Outsiders will see that feat as further proof that a…Upvote Share Tweet
Bruno Bash: Puppy-Related Injuries & Castle MarathonsOct 3Tony Bruno joins Keith Olbermann to discuss a Lions TE injuring himself while trying to prevent his puppy from peeing inside the house, and several Twitter complaints directed at TNT after a Castle marathon was preempted to show an ALDS playoff game.
Mint Condition: Schmidt's Special CollectionSep 30Goldin Auctions founder Ken Goldin joins Darren Rovell to break down the Mike Schmidt memorabilia, including Schmidt's 1984 Gold Glove Award, up for auction.
Shirt Grab Gets Ump Joe West One-Game BanSep 17Jerry Crasnick discusses umpire Joe West's one-game suspension without pay for grabbing Jonathan Papelbon's jersey.
Padres Hold Off PhilliesSep 16The Padres picked up their 70th win of the season in a 5-4 win over the Phillies.
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At 38, Peyton Manning’s Prime is Right NowOct 20In the Denver locker room Sunday night, after his 246th NFL regular-season game, Peyton Manning asked, “Where’s Demaryius?” Wide receiver Demaryius Thomas, someone said, was on his way out to the field to do an interview with NBC. “We gotta get him back…
Clayton's Last Call: 'Crazy' sums up the dayOct 19There was no shortage of bizarre outcomes Sunday, John Clayton writes. Plus, the struggling Saints, the beleaguered champs and more.
Jets acquire Seahawks WR Harvin in tradeOct 17The Seattle Seahawks have agreed to trade wide receiver Percy Harvin to the New York Jets, sources confirmed to ESPN.