Phillies' bullpen shines in win over Mariners
Cole Hamels lingered in the on-deck circle Wednesday as Mariners reliever Tom Wilhelmsen tossed four intentional balls to Andres Blanco.
Giles' striking stuff
A ROLDIS CHAPMAN. Craig Kimbrel. Dellin Betances. That is the company that Ken Giles keeps.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Blanco helps Giants beat Phillies 6-5
Gregor Blanco hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the eighth inning, helping the San Francisco Giants rally for a 6-5 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Bastardo's future with Phillies is cloudy
There is no more appropriate cross section to illustrate Antonio Bastardo's maddening fluctuation than the previous eight days.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
The Washington Post
Angels rally in 6th for 7-2 win over Phillies
Kole Calhoun homered and had an RBI single during a seven-run sixth inning, and the Los Angeles Angels' struggling offense rebounded for a 7-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night.
The News Journal
Phillies reliver Ken Giles has 36 strikeouts in 24 innings with a 1.50 ERA.
Phillies bullpen could be strength for many seasons The bullpen has posted a 0.99 ERA over its last 27 2/3 innings Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://delonline.us/1osVske Giles was a sophomore at Yavapai College in Prescott, Arizona when he clocked a triple-digit heater, which had been a long-time goal of his.
August provides Pittsburgh Pirates with chance to solidify roster
In the absence of Gerrit Cole, among others, Vance Worley has stepped up when the team has need him most.
Phillies GM Ruben Amaro Jr.'s quest to unload vets before Aug. 31 seems doomed
Phillies GM Ruben Amaro Jr. hoped to deal a few high-priced veterans on his last-place team before baseball's July 31 trade deadline, got nothing done, then criticized colleagues running contending teams for not being aggressive enough.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
The Winnipeg Free Press
Duda snaps tie with 11th-inning single, gives Mets 2-1 win over Phillies
Lucas Duda singled home the go-ahead run with one out in the 11th inning to lead the New York Mets to a 2-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday night.
Mets outlast Phillies 2-1 in 11 innings as Lucas Duda bats in winning run
The evolution of Lucas Duda has been swift and powerful. In March he was no lock to even be a starting first baseman.
Mets beat Phillies, 2-1, in 11 innings
The last time the Mets squared off with Cole Hamels on July 29, Lucas Duda was not in the starting lineup, with Collins calling it a bad matchup.
5 Potential Post-Deadline Trade Targets For San Francisco Giants
The playoff hopeful-San Francisco Giants have been terrible since the first week of June, tumbling out of first place in the NL West after building an impressive 9.5-game lead over the LA Dodgers.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Phillies Notebook: Bastardo would welcome trade
TWO WEEKS ago, with the days leading up to baseball's non-waiver trade deadline winding down, Antonio Bastardo said he honestly hadn't given much thought to being traded and he wasn't worried about it one way or another.
The Morning Call
Bullpen turning things around after recent struggles
The Phillies walked-off with a 2-1 win in 15 innings early Wednesday morning and there's no way that would have been possible without their bullpen.
Houston Top 11th - Antonio Bastardo starts the inning for the Phillies. Houston 1, Philadelphia 1 Philadelphia Bottom 10th - - Jimmy Rollins flied out to center to end the inning.
The News Journal
Howard's single give Phils a 15-inning win
Howard's single give Phils a 15-inning win Ryan Howard had both of his team's RBIs Tuesday in a 15-inning win against the Astros Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://delonline.us/1saw4RE Kyle Kendrick had been searching for consistency in his starts for the Philadelphia Phillies, and he found it Tuesday night.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
2 Moves Cincinnati Reds Should Have Made at the Deadline
The Cincinnati Reds didn't make a move at the 2014 MLB trade deadline, but there were a couple of moves the team should have pushed to make.
Pittsburgh Pirates Rumors: Team Can Still Make A Blockbuster Trade
The Pittsburgh Pirates failing to improve their team at the trade deadline this past Thursday was disappointing.
The Good Phight
A Conversation with Ruben Amaro and David Montgomery
We are now almost a week removed from a day that should have signified a new chapter in the fortunes of the Philadelphia Phillies .
The Good Phight
Phillies waivers: Who gets claimed?
If you were a rival general manager, which of these players would you be willing to take on? On Monday, the Phillies did what every team usually does in August.