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McClure saw 'lot of pluses' from Gonzalez

Sunday, March 2, 2014, 1:43 PM
A.J. Burnett is making his Phillies debut today against his old team, the Pittsburgh Pirates. But the Phillies know what they have in the 37-year-old Burnett. They faced him quite a bit when he spent the first half of his career with the Florida Marlins. Burnett immediately became the No.3 starter... Read more

Martin injury a bigger hit to bullpen, starting depth still an issue

Friday, February 28, 2014, 10:55 AM
The biggest impact of any injury to Ethan Martin -- the power righty left yesterday's game with diminished velocity and shoulder soreness and is scheduled to see a doctor -- would likely fall on the Phillies' bullpen instead of their rotation. Let's not forget why Martin ended up in the bullpen last... Read more

Pettibone says it's "game on" after 'pen session

Friday, February 28, 2014, 9:15 AM
One young pitcher wore street clothes, off to see the doctor on Friday morning after experiencing shoulder discomfort less than 24 hours earlier. The general manager patted him on the back and wished him well. Less than 50 feet away, another young righthander stepped on the mound for the first time... Read more

Martin leaves game with shoulder pain

Thursday, February 27, 2014, 3:32 PM
Ethan Martin exited Thursday's game in Dunedin with right shoulder discomfort. Martin was visited by the Phillies coaching and training staff twice during the fifth inning of the exhibition game against the Blue Jays. He walked off with a trainer at the conclusion of the second meeting. Martin will... Read more

Cliff Lee, Human Trade Rumor

Thursday, February 27, 2014, 2:48 PM
The Phillies lost 89 games in 2013. Many prognosticators believe the team will struggle again in 2014, with an aging and injury-prone lineup. As one of the few sure things on the roster, Cliff Lee is a commodity both with the Phillies and in the trade value he has should they decide to shop him. The... Read more

Adams throws first bullpen session

Thursday, February 27, 2014, 9:37 AM
Last offseason, he was arguably the biggest acquisition the Phillies made. The team attempted to fix their lack of dependabilty in the eighth inning by signing Mike Adams, arguably the most accomplished eighth inning reliever in the game, to a 2-year, $12 million deal. The Phillies have not received... Read more

Scott Rolen visits Clearwater

Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 12:43 PM
First came Jimmy Rollins. Then Chase Utley. And then, yes, Larry Bowa, too. The Phillies Reunion Tour '14 continued on Wednesday with an appearance by none other than Scott Rolen at Bright House Field. He watched batting practice with his two young kids in tow. Rolen, who famously clashed with then-manager... Read more

Hamels confident after first bullpen session

Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 8:41 AM
In a few short hours, the Grapefruit League season will open at Bright House Field as the Phillies play host to the Toronto Blue Jays. But the most important thing that will happen in Clearwater took place before 8:30 a.m., as the dew was still present on the sun-bleached grass at the Carpenter Complex... Read more

Mike Schmidt to join broadcast team, too

Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 11:47 PM
CLEARWATER, Fla. — Jamie Moyer and Matt Stairs were introduced on Monday as Comcast SportsNet’s new color commentary team for Phillies television broadcasts. But they aren’t the only voices being added to the network for the 2014 season. Consider them the table setters for the Hall... Read more

Phillies chat with Ryan Lawrence

Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 3:16 AM
Join Ryan Lawrence of the Daily News for a live chat about Phillies spring training, beginning at noon on Tuesday. If you're on a mobile device, click here to follow along and post questions. <a href=""... Read more
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