1. Following Progress of Phillies Second-Tier Starters

    CLEARWATER, Fla. - Six days ago, the Phillies were pinning their hopes of being a surprise, sleeper team on the left arm of a man who hadn't thrown in a game since July.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 3 reads 0 comments

  2. Stark: Amaro Sees No Lesson in Lee's Injury

    CLEARWATER, Fla. -- Nick Foles got traded right on out of Philadelphia on Tuesday. And Cole Hamels? Uh, not so much...

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  3. Recovering Billingsley Faces Hitters for 1st Time

    CLEARWATER, Fla. -- The Phillies are not terribly optimistic Cliff Lee can pitch without pain in his left elbow, which makes Chad Billingsley's recovery from a pair of right elbow surgeries even more important...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 19 reads 0 comments

  4. 'Smarter' Aaron Harang Sharp in Phillies Spring Debut

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  5. Phillies' Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez Set to Make Spring Debut

    If Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez hopes to win a spot in the back of the Phillies' starting rotation, Tuesday will be his first opportunity to audition for that role...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Cliff Lee Surgery Would Add Pressure on Phillies to Get Cole Hamels Deal Right

    Cliff Lee 's left elbow made it through just one spring training start —and all of two innings— last Thursday before he was shut down the following day with another bout ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 1 month ago 4,558 reads 11 comments

  7. Morgan Seeing Progress After Shoulder Injury

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  8. Former Top Pick Greene Not Reporting to Camp This Year

    Larry Greene was selected with the 39th overall pick in the 2011 draft. The Phillies front office liked the big bodied kid out of Georgia, and saw him as a raw athlete who could bring considerable power to a big league lineup one day...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 1 month ago 184 reads 0 comments

  9. Phillies Notebook: Phillies 'Hopeful' About Utley

    PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - Chase Utley was not on the team bus for the 96-mile trip yesterday morning to Charlotte Sports Park, spring home of the Tampa Bay Rays . Read more at http://www...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 1 month ago 90 reads 0 comments

  10. Cliff Lee Injury: Updates on Phillies Star's Arm and Return

    Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cliff Lee underwent evaluation after he felt elbow discomfort in the days following a spring training appearance. It was later revealed he has a tear in his flexor tendon...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 38,348 reads 35 comments

  11. Lee Experiencing Elbow Pain

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  12. Papelbon — Huh, Interesting — Has Nice Showcase vs. Jays

    Veteran closers usually have a tough time building adrenaline in spring training. And when it comes to their first outing of the spring, their yawns usually have more oomph than their fastballs...

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  13. Blue Jays 4, Phillies 2: Offense Struggles Again

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  14. Dozens of Scouts on Hand for Hamels' First Start

    Phillies left-hander Cole Hamels is well aware of the trade speculation that has swirled around him since the start of the offseason...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 1 month ago 851 reads 0 comments

  15. Crashburn Alley – Luis Garcia Is One to Watch This Spring

    By last September, the majority of Phillies fans had understandably shifted their attention to football or bonsai tree pruning or organizing the mysterious kitchen drawer or doing literally anything other than watch hideously awful baseball...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. Astros Serve as Warning for Phillies

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  17. Solid Debut: No problems for Cliff Lee in first spring start

    The Houston Astros teed off on a couple of Phillies pitchers Thursday, but Cliff Lee was not one of them.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 1 month ago 40 reads 0 comments

  18. Hamels Focused on Playing Baseball

    Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels talks to Britt McHenry about dealing with trade talk and how the team is in transition...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Odubel Herrera Could Prove Dynamic to the Phillies

    Odubel Herrera was one of two players the Phillies selected during the Rule 5 draft over the winter (from the Texas Rangers ) along with pitcher Andy Oliver ( Pittsburgh Pirates )...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 3 reads 0 comments

  20. Phillies Will Not Use an Advance Scout This Season

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  21. Phillies' Howard accentuating the positive

    CLEARWATER, Fla. - When approached at his locker before the final game of the 2014 season, Ryan Howard was a little surprised people thought there was a chance he wouldn't be in a Phillies uniform when the baseball schedule resumed...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 1 month ago 157 reads 0 comments

  22. Phillies' Billingsley Not Expected to Be Ready Until Late April

    Philadelphia Phillies right-hander Chad Billingsley's long journey back to a major league mound following a pair of elbow surgeries is set to last another two months...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 73 reads 0 comments

  23. Fit and Healthy, Former MVP Ryan Howard Angling for Late Career Rebirth in 2015

    It was one game, two at-bats. Also, it's spring training. So take this with a boulder-sized grain of salt. Still, when it comes to Ryan Howard and the Philadelphia Phillies , any good news is welcome...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 11,867 reads 15 comments

  24. Best Shape of His Life? Howard Drops 15-20 Lbs in Offseason

    CLEARWATER, Fla. -- Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard got the good start he needed in the Phillies' Grapefruit League opener...

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  25. Howard's Nice Diving Play

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