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Archive: May, 2013

Victorino ready for return to Philly

Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 6:16 PM
Domonic Brown was named the National League Player of the Week on Tuesday, and for good reason. Brown batted .348 (8-for-23) with two doubles, one triple, two home runs, seven RBI and four runs scored in six games. In the month of May, the only major leaguers who have hit more home runs than Brown's... Read more

Carlos Zambrano arrives at single A

Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 2:44 PM
BOSTON — One day after Tyler Cloyd was shelled, a potential Phillies rotation reinforcement will take a key step toward joining the team. Carlos Zambrano is starting Tuesday for single-A Clearwater at Bright House Field. It marks Zambrano's first minor-league appearance. He made two starts in... Read more

Video: Three biggest Philly sports questions

Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 10:44 AM
The Philadelphia Daily News' Rich Hofmann speaks with CineSport's Noah Coslov about Ruben Amaro Jr.'s future, the 76ers' coaching search, and the Eagles' issues replacing Brian Dawkins. Read more

Phillies don't make another list

Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 9:38 AM
ESPN's updated fantasy baseball player rater has an interesting omission: Any Phillies, at all. There are none in the top 10. There are none in the top 20. There are none in the top 50. And while fantasy baseball is different from real baseball, it is based on the output of real players, of which... Read more

Charlie Manuel will wait to elevate Domonic Brown

Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 5:49 PM
BOSTON — Domonic Brown batted sixth in Charlie Manuel's lineup Tuesday, the same day he was named the National League's player of the week. Three players have hit more home runs in May than Brown: Miguel Cabrera, Carlos Gonzalez and Mike Trout. A good week a season does not make. Nor does a... Read more

Howard back in the lineup

Monday, May 27, 2013, 3:44 PM
Ryan Howard is playing first base and batting cleanup for the Phillies tonight in Boston. Howard sat out Sunday's game with an ailing left knee. It's an injury that's had him out of the lineup three times in the last eight days. Howard went 0-for-4 with 4 strikeouts the last time he was in the lineup... Read more

Mike Adams shows rust in 30-pitch appearance

Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 12:01 PM
BOSTON — It was difficult for a blowout to devolve in the eighth inning Monday, but that is what happened when Mike Adams entered in relief for the Phillies. Adams, appearing in a game for the first time in 17 days, threw 30 pitches. He walked three. He could not finish the inning. All it did... Read more

Live updates: Phillies vs. Nationals, 1:35 p.m.

Sunday, May 26, 2013, 1:33 PM
The Phillies take on the Nationals in Washington D.C. this afternoon in the rubber match of a three-game series. Get live updates here, starting with the first pitch is at 1:35 p.m. On a mobile device? Click here. Read more

Game 50: Statement time for Hamels

Sunday, May 26, 2013, 11:39 AM
WASHINGTON -- Shortly after the Phillies 5-3 win over the Washington Nationals on Saturday night, manager Charlie Manuel was asked if the win was especially important since they were facing Stephen Strasburg in today’s series finale at Nationals Park. “We have Hamels,” Manuel replied... Read more

Game 49: Pettibone looking to continue a strong start

Saturday, May 25, 2013, 3:33 PM
WASHINGTON -- Rookie righthander Jonathan Pettibone looks to continue his early-season success when he makes his seventh start for the Phillies in tonight’s second of a weekend series with the Washington Nationals. Pettibone (3-0, 3.00) is the first Phillies rookie to allow three earned runs... Read more
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