1. Phillies-Mets Preview

    The New York Mets have been swinging hot bats during a positive stretch at Citi Field, though they might have a difficult time continuing that trend against one of the NL's top pitchers...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 1 month ago 21 reads 0 comments

  2. Phillies Notebook: Sandberg Won't Entertain Trade Rumors

    NEW YORK - Ryne Sandberg doesn't waste too much brain space on thinking about what could happen in the hours leading up to Thursday's 4 p.m. non-waiver trade deadline...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 231 reads 0 comments

  3. A.J. Burnett Flops in Final Start Before Deadline

    NEW YORK – A gaggle of scouts from pitching-needy teams assembled behind the backstop at Citi Field on Monday night for a matchup between two clubs bound for Nowhereville.....

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  4. Report: Phils to Host Private Workout for Cuban OF

    The Phillies will hold private workout for Cuban free agent OF Rusney Castillo tomorrow in Fla. as @MattGelb said...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 206 reads 1 comments

  5. Phillies Release Tony Gwynn Jr.

    The Phillies have released outfielder Tony Gwynn Jr., the club announced. Gwynn had been designated for assignment last week...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 299 reads 0 comments

  6. Phillies Release OF Gwynn Jr.

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  7. Crawford, Nola Top Phils' Updated Top 20 List

    With the passing of the Draft signing deadline, teams have had a recent influx of talent into their farm systems, and with that, we've updated the Top 20 Prospects lists of all 30 teams...

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  8. Motivated Phillies Could Wait to Make Moves

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  9. Howard Seems to Think an Average Joe Wouldn't Trade Places with Him

    You have to feel a little sorry for Ryan Howard. It's hard to watch him flail at the plate knowing he's a two-time home-run.....

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  10. Phillies Prospect J.P. Crawford Is Heating Up

    1. Following a slow start after being promoted from Lakewood to high-A Clearwater on June 19, shortstop J.P. Crawford is beginning to heat up. Read more at http://www.philly.com/philly/sports/phillies/20140727_Phillies__Minor_Details...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 1 month ago 86 reads 0 comments

  11. Stock Up, Stock Down for Philadelphia Phillies' Top 10 Prospects for Week 17

    With the MLB non-waiver trade deadline looming on July 31, the focus around baseball tends to be on what major league teams will be doing to bolster their rosters...

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  12. Baseball's Controversial Plate-Blocking Rule Strikes Again

    Opponents of baseball's new plate-blocking rule, meant to protect catchers, got another round of ammo to add to their arsenal with what went on in Philadelphia this afternoon.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 1 month ago 259 reads 0 comments

  13. Howard Shows Some Life as Phillies Beat Diamondbacks

    Ryan Howard waited almost two months and three benchings between home runs at Citizens Bank Park. Sunday, he wasted no time in halting his barren streak at home...

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  14. Rollins Gets a Bonus as Phils Outlast Diamondbacks

    The Phillies billed Friday's game at Citizens Bank Park against the Arizona Diamondbacks as Christmas in July, and the person getting the perfect stocking stuffer was shortstop Jimmy Rollins...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 95 reads 0 comments

  15. Jimmy Rollins' 2015 Option Just Became Guaranteed

    The Phillies are officially on the hook for $11 million in 2015, as Jimmy Rollins' option became guaranteed with his second place appearance in tonight's game against the Diamondbacks ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 99 reads 0 comments

  16. Jimmy Rollins' Option to Vest Tonight

    Jimmy Rollins currently has 1,098 plate appearances between the 2013 and 2014 seasons, meaning that his next two plate appearances will trigger his $11MM vesting option for the 2015 season (as noted by Jim Salisbury of CSNPhilly...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 30 reads 0 comments

  17. Ruben Amaro Shoots Down Ryan Howard Release Talk

    Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. emphatically shot down reports that the organization is considering releasing struggling slugger Ryan Howard after the season...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 210 reads 0 comments

  18. IronPigs Wear Michael Jackson-Themed Jerseys

    It was a thriller in Allentown Thursday night, and we're not talking about the Lehigh Valley IronPigs' game against the Pawtucket Red Sox . Read more at http://www.philly.com/philly/blogs/sports/phillies/IronPigs-wear-Michael-Jackson-theme-jerseys..

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 1 month ago 39 reads 0 comments

  19. Jonathan Papelbon Hears Your Boos — and Loves Them

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  20. Hamels Outduels Hudson with 10 Strikeouts

    PHILADELPHIA -- Cole Hamels on Thursday afternoon proved why he's one player on the Phillies ' roster that may not be expendable...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 42 reads 0 comments

  21. Ryno Mulling Platoon at First with Howard, Ruf

    PHILADELPHIA -- Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard is the highest-paid position player in baseball this year, but manager Ryne Sandberg on Wednesday said that Howard's salary has little impact on his lineup card...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 90 reads 0 comments

  22. Giants-Phillies Preview

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  23. Ryan Howard Has Officially Been Benched by the Phillies

    Jim Salisbury of CSNPhilly.com reported yesterday that the Phillies have considered releasing struggling first baseman Ryan Howard with more than $60 million remaining on his contract ...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 181 reads 0 comments

  24. Howard Still Out of Lineup Amid Rumors; Ruiz (Rest) Sits

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 36 reads 0 comments

  25. Ryan Howard Sits; Future with Team in Serious Question

    Slumping Ryan Howard was not in the Phillies ' starting lineup against a left-handed pitcher for the second time in six post-all-star break games on Wednesday night, and his future with the team is in serious question...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 349 reads 0 comments