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Archive: March, 2013

Roy Halladay defending Chase Utley's honor, in pictures

Wednesday, March 6, 2013, 2:31 PM
In the bottom of the third inning, Stephen Strasburg hit Chase Utley in the shin with a pitch. It appeared inadvertent. In the top of the fourth inning, Roy Halladay threw a fastball behind the back of Tyler Moore. It appeared. . .advertent. The sequence, in pictures: Read more

Delmon Young

Wednesday, March 6, 2013, 12:04 PM
Delmon Young has been cleared for light baseball activities. Young, who had microfracture surgery on his right ankle in November, hit with his teammates in pregame batting practice for the first time in Phillies camp. Ruben Amaro Jr. said he expects Young to be on the field for the Phillies in mid-to-late... Read more

Phillies: Delmon Young will only play right field, hoping mid-to-late April for return

Wednesday, March 6, 2013, 10:08 AM
A little after 8 o'clock this morning, assistant general manager Scott Proefrock walked with Delmon Young around a corner and disappeared into manager Charlie Manuel's office. The news they delivered was positive, according to general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. Young is progressing faster than expected... Read more

Ruf not in lineup for today's game against Strasburg and Nationals

Wednesday, March 6, 2013, 8:09 AM
Darin Ruf went 0-for-4 with three strikeouts and misplayed a ball in the field yesterday against the Domincan Republic. On the spring, he is 3-for-23 with six strikeouts, two walks and one extra base hit. Roy Halladay is facing Stephen Strasburg game in a rare spring training tilt between the Phillies... Read more

Phillies chat with Ryan Lawrence

Tuesday, March 5, 2013, 8:18 PM
The Daily News' Ryan Lawrence takes your Phillies questions in a live chat, beginning at noon on Wednesday. On a mobile device? Click HERE to follow along and submit questions. Read more

Cole Hamels gets roughed up by Dominicans

Tuesday, March 5, 2013, 2:43 PM
Cole Hamels was removed from the game in the middle of the third inning. He had allowed 8 runs. He had allowed 12 hits. They were all hit hard. But it’s March 5 and it was an exhibition game. And Cole Hamels was hardly concerned. Someone put the “training” in spring training for... Read more

Mike Schmidt "flattered" to be of service in David Plouffe's smacking down of Bob Woodward

Tuesday, March 5, 2013, 10:37 AM
Mike Schmidt wasn't exactly sure about the reason for all of the text messages that flooded his phone last week, when a senior adviser to President Barack Obama name-checked Schmidt in a Twitter takedown of famed journalist Bob Woodward, who was claiming that Plouffe had threatened him in an email... Read more

Morning rundown: Inciarte leading off, Brown batting third, Papelbon scratched, roster talk

Tuesday, March 5, 2013, 8:43 AM
We've survived the three-day winter here on the Gulf Coast of Florida and the temperatures is expected to climb back into the 70's today. The Dominican Republic is in town for an exhibition against lefty Cole Hamels and Co. Jonathan Papelbon will not pitch as scheduled today because he is sick. Righties... Read more

Rosenberg scratched with triceps soreness

Monday, March 4, 2013, 8:44 AM
Coming off the last two springs, when medical updates on Chase Utley and Ryan Howard, among others, were daily occurences, it's hard to believe we're three weeks into camp with almost nothing to report as far as injuries go. Delmon Young hasn't played a game while recovering from ankle surgery, but... Read more

Morning rundown: Ruf back in left field; lefty reliever competition heats up

Monday, March 4, 2013, 7:57 AM
We are 10 games into a 34-game Grapefruit League schedule with the Phillies traveling to Bradenton to face the Pirates today. The game is not on television or radio, although will be airing an audio broadcast of the game. John Lannan is making his second of the spring. In his first outing... Read more
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