Phillies Now Archive: June, 2013

St. Louis Cardinals still in Power Rankings spotlight

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The St. Louis Cardinals are at it again. They are still the top team in baseball, without question. But for how long? The Cincinnati Reds and... Read more

Utley to rehab at Reading

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As expected Chase Utley will begin a rehab assignment tonight at Double-A Reading. Manager Charlie Manuel said Utley was originally going to... Read more

Nationals' Jayson Werth wants to 'eat somebody's face'

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Jayson Werth may be playing for arguably the Phillies' biggest rival, but he keeps giving gifts to Philadelphia fans. The Phillies' 4-2 win... Read more

Carlos Ruiz says his swing feels surprisingly good. He's back tonight.

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It is easy to forget that Carlos Ruiz hit .325/.394/.540 with 16 home runs in 372 at bats last season, mostly because it far surpassed his... Read more

Phillies activate catcher Carlos Ruiz

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Catcher Carlos Ruiz, who was originally supposed to spend two days in Reading on rehab assignments, has instead been activated today from the... Read more

Lee: 'I want to win and I want to win here'

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Cliff Lee doesn’t give into hitters and he is not backing off comments that he made during the Phillies last road trip that some construed... Read more

Roster problems forced Manuel to burn his bench players

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It was a 5-4 walk-off win against a divisional rival, a great way to start a six-game homestand for a team that had just endured a 3-7 road... Read more

Non-local sports writer backs Phillies fans booing Jayson Werth

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Okay, I have to admit up front that I grew up in D.C. and have something of an affinity for the baseball team that's currently in town playing... Read more

Video: Rich Hofmann's three big questions

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The Philadelphia Daily News' Rich Hofmann talks to CineSport's Noah Coslov about the Phillies timeline to deal Jonathan Papelbon & others... Read more

Ruben Amaro Jr. doesn't "do" five-year plans, but the Phillies need a good one

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Any professional who talks to the media about his area of expertise is succeptible to a certain level of contrarianism. Legend has it that... Read more