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3 hrs ago | The News Journal
Kyle Kendrick became the major league leader in first-inning earned runs and ERA after surrendering three runs that inning in the Phillies' 5-4 win.
7 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
Ryan Howard drove in a pair of runs and Kyle Kendrick overcame a rocky first inning to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 5-4 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday night.
14 hrs ago | That Balls Outta Here
After a rare visit by the Seattle Mariners, the Philadelphia Phillies will host a more familiar opponent this weekend.
18 hrs ago | The Good Phight
Rollins is having a better season at the plate than his batting average alone would indicate .
Today's Probables: LHV: Sean O'Sullivan, REA: Ryan O'Sullivan, CLR: Jordan Guth, LWD: Yacksel Rios, WIL: Alejandro Arteaga Ruben Amaro Jr., to his credit, made a lot of decent moves this offseason .
Aug 19, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Seattle Mariners pitcher Felix Hernandez signs autographs for fans during pre game warm ups before a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.
The players at the Little League World Series are used to being the center of attention, but today they shared the spotlight with one of their idols: Ryan Howard of the Philadelphia Phillies.
But general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. is keeping quiet about it. He acknowledged last week in Anaheim that the Phils need to improve their offense and rotation, but he said little when asked if there could be changes coming in the player-development and amateur and pro scouting departments.
This is the second part of a project undertaken by the author to perhaps find the proper company, both in human interaction and in drink, to endure the current season of Philadelphia Phillies baseball, as well as seasons in the immediate future.
Our pal Randy LoBasso has an interesting cover story this week at Philadelphia Weekly , suggesting that when the Philadelphia Phillies play poorly - as they are this season - there are economic ramifications: For many of Citizens Bank Park's workers, it's simple trickle-down economics: pay rises and falls with the team's fortune.
It wasn't a good night for the local kids, as the gargantuan and talented boys from Mountain Ridge pinned a loss on Mo'ne Davis and her Taney Dragons team, 8-1, in a six-inning game that lasted over two and a half hours.
With the Cardinals vying for their fourth consecutive postseason appearance, a three-game slate with the last-place Phillies at Citizens Bank Park comes at exactly the right time.
Wow, everybody's getting GOOD AND HYPER about this. Before we speculate on whether there's too much hype or not, or whether we should just regard Taney's starting pitcher Mo'ne Davis as a good pitcher, a good kid, a girl, or some combination of those things , let's at least acknowledge that there are other players on this team too, it's been a ... (more)
Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued August 20 at 4:55PM EDT expiring August 20 at 5:45PM EDT in effect for: Blount, Monroe Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued August 20 at 5:25PM EDT expiring August 20 at 6:15PM EDT in effect for: Knox, Union Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued August 20 at 3:59PM EDT expiring August 20 at 11:00PM EDT in effect for: ... (more)
Aug 11, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies former outfielder Aaron Rowand and the Phillie Phanatic shoot hot dogs into the crowd in between innings against the New York Mets at Citizens Bank Park.
Let's start with a confession: everybody liked the A.J. Burnett deal when it was announced late in the offseason.
Mariners left-hander James Paxton has yet to lose a Major League start, but he'll face a tough matchup in veteran southpaw Cole Hamels when Seattle wraps up a three-game Interleague series with the Phillies in the rubber game on Wednesday afternoon at Citizens Bank Park.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 11:53 pm
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