Thursday, March 26, 2015

Cliff Lee has elbow soreness

Sunday, March 8, 2015, 11:31 AM
Cliff Lee was limited to 13 starts while battling elbow soreness last year. The pain in the same area returned after just one, two-inning start in 2015. General manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said Lee will be temporarily shut down after getting an MRI on his left elbow. Lee will miss his next turn in the... Read more

Hamels sharp in spring debut

Friday, March 6, 2015, 2:20 PM
Thirteen days after carefully winding his way through difficult questions about trade rumors and his true baseball desires, Cole Hamels made his 2015 debut. Hamels took the mound at Bright House Field against the New York Yankees on a rainy Friday afternoon in Clearwater. The lefthander looked like... Read more

Rosin added to Phils roster

Friday, March 6, 2015, 9:43 AM
The Phillies added two more pitchers to their major league spring training roster on Thursday, righthanders Seth Rosin and Mike Nesseth. Rosin’s name might sound familiar to even the most casual of Phillies fans. He was one of the two prospects, along with catcher Tommy Joseph, who Ruben Amaro... Read more

Phillies fall to Astros, 6-3

Thursday, March 5, 2015, 3:59 PM
Cliff Lee pitched two scoreless innings in his first start since July 31, but Phillippe Aumont and Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez were hit hard as the Phillies fell to the Astros 6-3 in Grapefruit League action. Gonzalez, who signed a three-year, $12 million contract out of Cuba last offseason, allowed... Read more

Cliff Lee talks about his health and his future beyond this season after scoreless debut

Thursday, March 5, 2015, 2:51 PM
Aside from an increased focus on strengthening and loosening his elbow before each outing, Cliff Lee says he does not think about the injury that cost him 2/3rds of last season. And if his Grapefruit League debut is any indication, he doesn't need to worry. In two scoreless innings against the Astros... Read more

Cliff Lee looks healthy, sharp as Phillies fall to Astros

Thursday, March 5, 2015, 1:40 PM
The Phillies mounted something of a late rally, but fell short today, losing to the Astros 6-3 in Kissimmee, Florida. Cody Asche had a good day, going 2-for-3 with a double. Cameron Rupp and Andres Blanco had two hits each as well. There was a parade of stand-up doubles as Asche, Rupp, Domonic Brown... Read more

Phillies chat with Ryan Lawrence

Thursday, March 5, 2015, 12:36 AM
Join the Daily News' Ryan Lawrence as he answers your Phillies questions in live chat, Thursday at 12:30 p.m. Read more

Nola checks into Clearwater

Wednesday, March 4, 2015, 3:46 PM
CLEARWATER, Fla. - About a half hour after J.P. Crawford joined a group of minor leaguers taking infield work just outside Bright House Field, Aaron Nola finished his morning workout at the Carpenter Complex. Although minor league camp doesn’t officially open until Friday, the Phillies top ... Read more

Alex Rodriguez returns with a single off Kevin Slowey; fans cheer

Wednesday, March 4, 2015, 1:28 PM
UPDATE (2:47 p.m.): Highly-touted prospect Maikel Franco drove in his first run of the spring, lining a single off righthander Kyle Davies to score Odubel Herrera from second base in the fifth inning as the Phillies took a 2-0 lead against the Yankees. Herrera has reached base four times today, twice... Read more

Starting pitcher switcheroo was scheduled

Tuesday, March 3, 2015, 5:12 PM
The pageantry of the opening of the Grapefruit League schedule at Bright House Field on Tuesday included the introduction of a who’s who of the Phillies front office, an appearance by the Phillie Phanatic, and an introduction of the both lineups. Except when director of public affairs and ballpark... Read more
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