The Phillies Zone Archive: September, 2012

Amaro: Frandsen unlikely to return as a regular this season

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Kevin Frandsen's season is not over, but general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. indicated Tuesday that the stress fracture that has kept the third... Read more

Approach final 3 weeks with realism

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The Phillies won two games Sunday and slipped closer to elimination. Yes, it's true. While most of what you heard was overwhelming positivity... Read more

Darin Ruf not in Monday's lineup

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The most ballyhooed 26-year-old double-A first baseman in Phillies history is not in Charlie Manuel's lineup Monday. Darin Ruf was added to... Read more

Video: Phillies take doubleheader from Rockies

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Video: The Phillies swept the Colorado Rockies in a doubleheader on Sunday, winning the first game 3-2 and the second, 7-4. The Inquirer's... Read more

Phillies chat with Bob Brookover

Join the Inquirer's Bob Brookover as he takes your Phillies questions in a live chat, beginning Monday at 2 p.m. On a mobile phone? Click... Read more

Frandsen slowed by stress fracture

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The most successful big-league stint of Kevin Frandsen’s career has hit a snag. Frandsen, hitting .336 in 34 games since joining the... Read more

Lee Getting Stronger As Season Winds Down

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While it hasn’t been the season he had envisioned, Phillies lefthander Cliff Lee been pitching some of his best baseball of late. Lee... Read more

Carlos Ruiz activated, Placido Polanco put on disabled list

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The Phillies activated catcher Carlos Ruiz from the disabled list and placed third baseman Placido Polanco on the 15-day disabled list with... Read more

September bullpen is crowded

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ATLANTA — In keeping with the promise of bullpen tryouts, the Phillies will add two more unproven arms from the minors for September... Read more

Ruiz's return not guaranteed

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ATLANTA — Every other day, Carlos Ruiz tests the partially torn muscle in his right foot by running. "Nice and easy," Ruiz said Saturday... Read more