16 hrs ago
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Mike Sielski: Ryne Sandberg trying to turn Phillies in a new direction
On March 7, the Phillies rode a bus 55 miles from here to Sarasota for a spring-training game against the Baltimore Orioles.
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
Phillies fall to Pirates, 6-5
BRADENTON, Fla. Ryan Howard hit an opposite field home run and Chase Utley drove in two runs, but the Philadelphia bullpen couldn't hold the lead and the host Pittsburgh Pirates rallied for a 6-5 spring training game victory Friday.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
The News Journal
Phillies notes: Roberto Hernandez takes perfect game into...
CLEARWATER, Fla. -- While many were focusing on Jimmy Rollins' absence from the lineup, Roberto Hernandez took the mound against the Yankees on CLEARWATER, Fla.
The Good Phight
Just What Are The Phillies Doing With Jimmy Rollins?
A healthy Jimmy Rollins is out of the lineup for a third straight day on Thursday, apparently mired deep in Ryne Sandberg's doghouse.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
The News Journal
Phillies Notebook: Hamels' throwing effort goes wellPhillies...
Phillies shortstop Freddy Galvis smiles after hitting a triple in the second inning of Wednesday's game against the Orioles The script feels familiar: Cole Hamels threw a bullpen session Wednesday, the first since his latest setback, and he, plus many others in the Phillies organization, are confident Hamels is on track to full strength.
That Balls Outta Here
2014 Philadelphia Phillies Roster Projections: Lineup/Bench
As we inch closer to Opening Day, the Phillies' bats look as though they haven't awoken from their long winter's nap.
The Morning Call
Phillies Files: Roy Halladay posts selfie shortly after joining Twitter
Roy Halladay spent 16 season dominating major league hitters. He didn't even need one day to dominate the conversation on Twitter.
Philadelphia Phillies Spring Training Stock Watch: Who Is Rising, Falling
Last week in this space my message was that the negative perception of the Phillies by the team's fans and the Philadelphia media probably was overblown .
Mon Mar 10, 2014
The Good Phight
On the Right Way to Play Baseball
What is with baseball's obsession with "playing the game the right way"? And why are Ryne Sandberg and Larry Bowa so focused on this? JKlugh's preview of the coaching staff from Friday is must-read stuff.
Phillies suffer another big loss, this time to Braves
Cliff Lee's second pitch left the ballpark, but those that followed were as good as any the Phillies have thrown this spring.
Speed remains calling card for Delino DeShields Jr.
Delino DeShields Jr. scored from first base on a single on Saturday, which should tell you how the fast the 21-year-old center-field prospect is.
Predicting the Phillies' Starting Lineup Halfway Through Spring Training
The Philadelphia Phillies have not exactly been dominating the competition as of yet, but we can already start to put together a little bit of a picture of what might happen during the regular season.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Manship wants to play major role with Phillies
Guys like Jeff Manship inhabit a strange world in spring training. One side of the clubhouse shows the normal order of things, Jimmy Rollins and Ryan Howard and Chase Utley listening to music and watching television and eating breakfast together around a rectangular table.
Phillies Hope To Find Room For Darin Ruf's Powerful Bat
CBS Local Sports , in our " 30 Players 30 Days " spring training feature, profiles one young player from each Major League Baseball team leading up to opening day.
The Times of Trenton
Federovitch: Hamels' status only adds to Phillies' questions
They come with the territory, especially if your starting lineup is as old as the 2014 Phillies, who hope to take a page out of their glorious past by repeating the magic of the Wheeze Kids team of some three decades ago.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Time for Phils bats to show signs of life
Spring training is to the regular baseball season what Johnny & the Doo-Dads are to the Rolling Stones.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Ditch the pessimism, and have high hopes for Phillies
ALL OVER the nation, people are yearning for spring and the upcoming baseball season.
Amaro: 'Significant Changes' Coming If Phillies Don't Win This Year
The mood of the club seems to be positive, as the change from Charlie Manuel to Ryne Sandberg seems to be a welcome one to many players.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Phillies fall to Yankees, 4-3
CLEARWATER, Fla. A day after the Phillies and Braves decided not to play one extra inning under clear skies to decide their exhibition, the Phillies and Yankees went an extra mile Thursday to ensure their marquee matchup would go on as planned.
Hamels Suffers Minor Setback
Call Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels' work just "delayed." He is now about two weeks behind everyone else on the Phillies pitching staff, but he should be able to make his claim to be in the rotation by season's start.