2 hrs ago
Philadelphia Phillies storyline: Hunting for the new core
Piecing together a new group for tomorrow's Philadelphia Phillies begins with player 1 or Freddy Galvis.
4 hrs ago
Whispers: Cabrera in pursuit of Wilson
Hack Wilson's record 191 RBI has stood since 1930 but Miguel Cabrera entered the weekend on track to break it, hitting .391 and on pace to produce 50 homers and 198 RBIs.
Fri May 24, 2013
Nationals problems mirror those of Phillies
The Washington Nationals are finding out the difficulties that come with earning front-runner status.
Following game plan helping Wood improve
Travis Wood was among the Cubs players taking early batting practice Friday at Great American Ball Park.
The Washington Post
The Nats have no excuses
Baseball now has "advanced metrics" that illuminate the game for the addicted but obfuscate it for the casual fan.
2013 MLB Draft: 8 Position Players Philadelphia Phillies Should Target
For the Philadelphia Phillies and all teams around baseball, the MLB Amateur Player Draft, taking place during the first week of June, is a chance for the team to really bolster what in recent years has been a barren and nearly decimated farm system.
Thu May 23, 2013
The Miami Herald
Bob Ford: Phillies face questions on plan of action
The real question concerning the Phillies is no longer what will happen to them this season.
Roto Roundup: Cliff Lee, Jose Bautista, Francisco Liriano, and Others
Make sure you post any fantasy baseball questions you may have in the comments section of the daily Roundup.
Wed May 22, 2013
The Good Phight
Good Guys Win! Phillies 3, Marlins 0
Cliff Lee pitched a gem, and Delmon Young and Domonic Brown were the hitting stars.
The Jackson Sun
One bad outing can have a major early impact
As fantasy owners, we cringe at the thought of seeing our pitcher's line in the box score at the end of the day with a five, six or higher number in the "ER" column.
Marlins Way: Alex Sanabia Spitballing Reactions
May 20, 2013; Miami, FL, USA; Miami Marlins starting pitcher Alex Sanabia throws a pitch during the seventh inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Marlins Park.
Phillies 2013 Mock Draft: Projecting Their Top 5 First-Round Targets
With the 2013 MLB Draft right around the corner, the Philadelphia Phillies have likely narrowed their choices as to who they want to select with the 16th pick, their highest in the draft since 2002 when they drafted Cole Hamels with the 17th pick.
Reeling Hamels remains silent
The last time Cole Hamels threw a pitch with his team in the lead was April 7. It was a crisp Sunday afternoon at Citizens Bank Park, in the high 50s, with the wind gusting to center.
Tue May 21, 2013
That Balls Outta Here
Cole Hamels, Ryan Howard Have Differing Reactions to Media
May 15, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard signs autographs for fans prior to playing the Cleveland Indians at Citizens Bank Park.
That Balls Outta Here
Phillies Gameday: Sleeping With The Fishes
Just when you think the Phillies have turned a corner, they remind you of their offensive futility.
Mon May 20, 2013
Recap: Miami vs. Philadelphia
Justin Ruggiano's sixth inning double put Miami in front and the Marlins' bullpen spun 2 2/3 scoreless innings in relief of Alex Sanabia to down the Philadelphia Phillies, 5-1, in the opener of a three- game set from Marlins Park.
Phillies must finally take advantage of Marlins
With two swings on Sunday, the Phillies earned a thrilling win reminiscent of the 2008-11 period and some positive momentum heading into an eight-game road trip.
Sun May 19, 2013
Will the AL and NL ever agree on the DH? Hey, Hoynsie
MLB Commissioner Bud Selig is supposed to retire in 2014. His departure could open the way for a decision on the DH that would apply to both leagues.
Sat May 18, 2013
Larry Stone's thumbs up, thumbs down
James Loney, Rays: Loney, who hit .249 last year for the Dodgers and Red Sox, reached the weekend as the major leagues' leading hitter at .367. Cole Hamels, Phillies: A year after signing a $144 million extension, Hamels is 1-6 with a 4.63 ERA.
Grateful host: Hamels welcomes veterans to park
As a San Diego native, Cole Hamels said he remembers how former Padres closer Trevor Hoffman used to consistently invite troops to games.