Wednesday Jul 30
Sturm und Drang Over the 40-Man Roster and the Rule 5 Draft
In yesterday's article about possible trades, the issue of the 40-man roster and Rule 5 draft generated a lot of lively back-and-forth commentary as to whether the Astros were potentially facing a crunch in having to make decisions about who to protect on the 40-man roster in December.
Inside the Phillies: Seeking a solution to wave of elbow injuries
The Marlins, manager Mike Redmond said, protected Jose Fernandez. They restricted his innings while in the minors.
Phillies looking for bullpen consistency
It held leads. It kept games close when they trailed. It routinely provided the club with an opportunity to win.
The Times Leader
Strapped by pitching promotions, RailRiders rally late but fall short
Prior to Thursday night's game at PNC Field, the RailRiders were on a high after winning consecutive games against Buffalo.