Monday, May 25, 2015

Brown to see a doctor about Achilles' soreness

Thursday, March 19, 2015, 9:35 PM
Domonic Brown was removed from Thursday night’s game before the bottom of the third inning with left Achilles’ soreness. Brown said he will see a doctor this morning. He’s been bothered by the injury for the last two weeks. The pain grew worse on Thursday when he retreated to... Read more

Buchanan sharp vs. Rays

Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 2:30 PM
Jerome Williams' kelly green glove sat in his locker, ready to go. But the veteran Phillies pitcher was not - Williams was scratched from what would have been his fourth straight of the spring after tweaking his right hamstring while running on Sunday. So David Buchanan, for the second time this spring... Read more

Harang said he'll be good to go for regular season

Monday, March 16, 2015, 10:34 AM
With Cliff Lee not likely to jump into the rotation when the regular season begins in three weeks, the Phillies could use some good news on their starting rotation front. They got some on Monday morning. Aaron Harang threw a bullpen session and gave himself the green light to jump back into the spring... Read more

Biddle, O'Sullivan headline first round of cuts

Monday, March 16, 2015, 8:24 AM
There were no real surprises when the Phillies announced their first round of cuts this morning. Pitching prospect Jesse Biddle will exit major league camp on a high note, having pitched two scoreless innings against the Rays on Friday. Joining him is righthander Sean O'Sullivan, who we can officially... Read more

Live blog: The Cole Hamels Memorial Cup

Sunday, March 15, 2015, 1:29 PM
UTLEY RBI SINGLE (2:27 p.m.): The Phillies increased their lead to 7-4 in the bottom of the fourth with a two-out RBI single by Chase Utley that scored Odubel Herrera, who had singled and moved to second on a groundout by Freddy Galvis. ^ STARTING PITCHER LINES (2:17 p.m.) - Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez... Read more

Howard homers, Phillies beat Rays 2-1

Friday, March 13, 2015, 1:23 PM
The Phillies are putting the Grapefruit League on notice. A team that entered the season expected to finish at the bottom of the National League East improved its record to 6-4-1 with a 2-1 victory over the Rays. Ryan Howard hit his first home run of the spring, Chase Utley singled in his first game... Read more

Papelbon on Lee injury: "It really sucks."

Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 2:54 PM
"It sucks, to be totally honest with you." Those were the words of wordsmith closer Jonathan Papelbon before he even returned to the clubhouse following his second appearance of the spring. He said those words live and for everyone back in Philly to hear, in an on-field interview with Gregg Murphy... Read more

A quick thought about the potential underestimation of Cole Hamels' trade value

Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 2:35 PM
None of us are immune to observation bias. That applies to the observation of data as well as the observation of actions. None of us is immune to preconceived notions, and, at the moment, the notion that the Phillies’ front office doesn’t know what the hell it is quite prevalent amongst... Read more

Bullpen dominant as Phillies edge Pirates, 3-2

Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 1:16 PM
Cole Hamels didn’t have his best stuff on Wednesday afternoon. He issued a two-out walk to Francisco Cervelli in the third inning before going to a full count with the next batter, Jordy Mercer. He gave Mercer a get-me-over fastball, the Pirates shortstop launched it over the tiki bar beyond the... Read more

Amaro "not terribly optimistic" Lee could avoid surgery

Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 1:36 PM
Ruben Amaro Jr. briefly let head athletic trainer Scott Sheridan provide the update on Cliff Lee, since Sheridan is the medical expert among the two Phillies men. But eventually Amaro stood back in the firing line of reporters in the media room at Bright House Field and gave the grimmest of perspectives... Read more
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