Friday, August 28, 2015

Amaro to stay 'open minded' on Utley trade talk

Tuesday, August 18, 2015, 5:06 PM
Maikel Franco was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a small fracture in his left hand on Tuesday afternoon. It's terrible news for the rebuilding Phillies, because of course they would have preferred to keep watching their Rookie of the Year candidate complete his first full big-league season... Read more

Maikel Franco improving, hopes to return Friday

Wednesday, August 12, 2015, 2:12 PM
PHOENIX - Maikel Franco was not wearing a cast. He wasn't being sent back to Philadelphia for more tests. He could even return to the lineup this weekend in Milwaukee. A day after Franco was hit on the left wrist by a Jeremy Hellickson pitch, the news was about as good as the Phillies could have hoped... Read more

Franco exits with left hand injury, X-rays negative

Tuesday, August 11, 2015, 10:36 PM
PHOENIX - On Monday night, Maikel Franco put on a power show, launching the longest home run by a Phillies player in more than three years. Like the 455-foot home run on contact, Franco’s National League Rookie of the Year candidacy was just taking off. On Tuesday, Franco was writhing in pain... Read more

Jimmy Rollins returns to South Philly

Tuesday, August 4, 2015, 7:29 PM
They first began cheering when they entered the field when the gates at Citizens Bank Park opened on Tuesday night, when they saw their old friend taking ground balls during Dodgers pregame batting practice. They got loud again about 10 minutes before the game, when Jimmy Rollins returned to the field... Read more

Ben Revere: 'It’s been a fun ride'

Friday, July 31, 2015, 4:17 PM
THE PHILLIES beat the deadline Friday with their third trade in four days: Ben Revere is taking his career to Toronto for two minor league pitching prospects. Revere broke the news himself when he was surrounded at his locker stall at Citizens Bank Park a half hour before yesterday's 4 p.m. nonwaiver... Read more

MLB trade deadline tracker

Thursday, July 30, 2015, 1:04 AM
Follow the latest MLB trade news with this stream of tweets from beat writers and insiders. Read more

Live updates: Aaron Nola's Phillies debut

Tuesday, July 21, 2015, 12:34 AM
Follow Aaron Nola's Phillies debut with this live stream of tweets from Phillies beat writers and others. Read more

Amaro: Chase Utley not guaranteed starting spot

Tuesday, July 7, 2015, 8:06 PM
LOS ANGELES - In the two weeks since Chase Utley was placed on the disabled list, the updates on his health haven't been minimal - they've been nonexistent. Yesterday afternoon at Dodger Stadium, Phillies manager Pete Mackanin said he "hadn't heard a word" on Utley, who has been dealing with a right... Read more

Jimmy Rollins reunites with former team

Monday, July 6, 2015, 8:59 PM
The 2015 season is the 16th of Jimmy Rollins career. He’s been to two World Series, won a ring, he’s played in All-Star Games, he won an MVP and four Gold Gloves, too. He did all of that while with the Phillies. Tonight marks the first of his 2,170 career games that will come against the... Read more

Ryne Sandberg resigns as manager of Phillies, cites looming front office shakeup

Friday, June 26, 2015, 3:45 PM
It is pretty clear that Ryne Sandberg made this decision by himself. "This is pretty sudden," a shaken Ruben Amaro Jr. said on a couple of different occasions in a hastily-called press conference at Citizens Bank Park on Friday afternoon to announce that Sandberg was stepping down just three months... Read more
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