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Archive: July, 2013

Domonic Brown sidelined until at least Friday

Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 6:50 PM
Had Domonic Brown known he would miss at least two games when informing a team athletic trainer of concussion-like symptoms, he may have hidden his dizziness Tuesday night. His head slammed the warning-track dirt in left field when he unsuccessfully dove for a fly ball. "I feel good," Brown said a... Read more

Phillies recall Michael Martinez

Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 4:36 PM
ST. LOUIS — The Phillies' solution to having three catchers and four outfielders was to recall light-hitting utility infielder Michael Martinez before Wednesday's game. Catcher Humberto Quintero was designated for assignment to make room. This is Martinez's third stint with the Phillies in 2013... Read more

Dubee encouraged by Halladay's bullpen session

Sunday, July 21, 2013, 1:09 PM
NEW YORK -- Righthander Roy Halladay threw his first bullpen session since having shoulder surgery on May 15. According to Phillies pitching coach Rich Dubee, Halladay threw 20 pitches, all fastballs. The session came Sunday morning, hours before the Phillies game with the New York Mets at Citi Field... Read more

Game 99: a few lineup changes

Sunday, July 21, 2013, 10:45 AM
Kevin Frandsen is in at first base for Darin Ruf and Erik Kratz is behind the plate for Carlos Ruiz as the Phillies face the Mets Matt Harvey in today’s series finale at Citi Field. Manager Charlie Manuel indicated Kratz would be getting some time, especially since Carlos Ruiz has failed to... Read more

Cesar Hernandez's outfield experiment geared toward 2014

Saturday, July 20, 2013, 12:44 PM
NEW YORK — Before Ben Revere fractured his right ankle, Cesar Hernandez moonlighted in center field. The second baseman started there July 4 and 5. A week later, Revere was injured. That hastened the Hernandez in center experiment, but the Phillies insist the design is for purposes beyond 2013... Read more

Game 98: Hamels looks to continue the momentum

Saturday, July 20, 2013, 11:24 AM
NEW YORK -- Cole Hamels takes the mound at Citi Field on his best streak of the season. Hamels (4-11, 4.05) faces rookie Zack Wheeler (3-1, 3.54) in today’s 1:10 p.m. game with the New York Mets. In his last three starts covering 23 innings, Hamels is 2-0 with a 1.57 ERA. He has struck out 19... Read more

Video: Cole Hamels struggles against the Mets

Saturday, July 20, 2013, 10:07 PM
Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels and team manager Charlie Manuel talks about his pitching struggles against the Mets. Read more

Injury updates: Mike Adams headed for surgery; Jeremy Horst done for season

Friday, July 19, 2013, 5:37 PM
Phillies head athletic trainer Scott Sheridan provided updates on various injured Phillies. The news is (mostly) negative. Mike Adams did not respond to the conservative treatment for numerous tears in his shoulder. He will likely undergo surgery that could sideline him for the beginning of 2014.... Read more

Is Delmon Young a nine-inning player now?

Friday, July 19, 2013, 3:10 PM
NEW YORK — Delmon Young received a $100,000 bonus Thursday because it was his 80th day on the active roster. With 18 more plate appearances, he will earn another $150,000 for reaching 250. And with a depleted outfield, the Phillies may be forced to make him a nine-inning player. There does not... Read more

Video: Mike Trout discusses his All-Star Game Outing

Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 5:35 PM
Los Angeles Angels outfielder and Millville, N.J. native talked to the media after the American League's 3-0 win in the All-Star Game. Read more
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