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Nutter lends support to Dick Allen Hall of Fame campaign

Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 2:44 PM
Philadelphia mayor Michael Nutter will announce his support for former Phillies great Dick Allen’s candidacy for the National Baseball Hall of Fame at a 3 p.m. press conference Wednesday. Allen, who spent seven years with the Phillies in the 1960s and ‘70s, is eligible for induction next... Read more

All Phillies coaches will return in 2015

Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 2:30 PM
The Phillies offered their entire coaching staff a chance to return for 2015, and all seven coaches have accepted. Those coaches had this month to seek employment elsewhere, but the team reached contract agreements Wednesday, general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. announced. Manager Ryne Sandberg praised... Read more

Here's a projection of what the offseason holds for the newly realistic Phillies

Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 9:54 AM
Today is the last day of the World Series, which makes tomorrow the first day of the rest of our lives…or, rather, the first day of the rest of the Phillies life, when they will officially emerge from this afterbirth of a season and nuzzle up to the nourishing teat of baseball's offseason. Yeah... Read more

Phillies chat with Matt Gelb

Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 7:57 AM
The Inquirer's Matt Gelb takes your Phillies questions in a live chat, beginning at noon on Wednesday. Have a question? Send it to Matt Gelb's Mailbag. Read more

Phillies waive B.J. Rosenberg

Monday, October 27, 2014, 2:40 PM
The Phillies continued to trim from their 40-man roster Monday by removing inconsistent reliever B.J. Rosenberg. The 29-year-old righthander cleared waivers and was outrighted to triple-A Lehigh Valley. Rosenberg can elect free agency. He appeared in just 13 games last season for the Phillies with... Read more

Mets and Tigers could push Phillies for Yasmani Tomas

Monday, October 27, 2014, 3:40 PM
The only thing wrong with the logic that says the Phillies will end up signing Yasmani Tomas because they have a desperate need for him and the financial wherewithall to pay him whatever he wants is that the Phillies had an equally desperate need for his countryman, Rusney Castillo, and did not end... Read more

Mo'ne Davis appears in a Spike Lee joint

Friday, October 24, 2014, 12:39 PM
During the World Series, Mo'ne Davis appeared in a Chevrolet ad, which the NCAA said was okay. Now, she's getting her own Spike Lee movie. I Throw Like a Girl, which Lee directed and produced for Chevrolet, features interviews with her family, friends, and coaches, and shows off her skills in sports... Read more

Playing With World Series Records

Monday, October 20, 2014, 10:49 PM
Three things we can tell you for sure about the 2014 World Series: ♦ Either the Giants (.543) or the Royals (.549) will have the fourth-worst regular season winning percentage of what will at that point be 100 World Series Champions. (See list below) ♦ This is the fourth time that the... Read more

In Jeter's absence, baseball hunts for a new face

Monday, October 20, 2014, 1:32 PM
Derek Jeter is gone, and we need to accept that. It's a bitter pill to swallow, I know. Who will we turn to for a casual smirk, or a romance with a starlet, or an inability to hit or field? It's a void baseball will work long and hard to fill, because the game needs a face. And so, when spring returns... Read more

Former Phillies broadcaster Gary Matthews Sr. now a wine connoisseur

Monday, October 20, 2014, 11:59 AM
Phillies fans would have recognized the signature brown fedora hat that was spotted along one of the many aisles at the three-day Philadelphia Food and Wine Festival at the Valley Forge Casino. It was somewhat unfarmiliar territory for former Phillies player and broadcaster Gary Matthews Sr., with... Read more
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