- Pivetta battles nerves in solid 1st MLB start
Nick Pivetta felt every kind of nerve stepping onto the mound to make his big league debut in the bottom of the first inning Sunday afternoon at Dodger Stadium. It got the best of him early, but he grinded through five innings in a 5-3 loss to the Dodgers
- Phillies come up short in Pivetta's debut
Hyun-Jin Ryu earned his first victory since 2014 and Andrew Toles and Chris Taylor homered as the Dodgers beat the Phillies on Sunday, 5-3, for their fourth consecutive win and their first series sweep of Philadelphia since 2012.
- Velasquez tabbed to open 4-game Wrigley set
The Cubs hope to extend their recent dominance over the Phillies this week at Wrigley Field. Chicago has won seven of its last 10 games against Philadelphia, including a three-game sweep at Wrigley Field last season. The two clubs open a four-game series
- Neris struggling as splitter usage drops
Hector Neris became one of the most dominant relief pitchers in baseball last season because of his splitter. He threw the pitch a lot. Hitters missed it a ton. But Neris threw his splitter just eight times in a rough ninth inning Saturday night in a 6-5
- Nola to test back again during bullpen session
Phillies right-hander Aaron Nola still thinks he can pitch later this week. Nola is on the 10-day disabled list with a strained lower back. He threw a bullpen session Friday at Dodger Stadium, but he experienced similar symptoms afterward. He is scheduled
- Tommy Joseph pranked with bubble-gum bubble
Tommy Joseph pranked with bubble-gum bubble
- Eflin deals gem but Dodgers rally in 9th
Dodger Stadium literally rocked Saturday night. Yasiel Puig, Cody Bellinger and Justin Turner hit back-to-back-to-back home runs in the bottom of the ninth inning against Phillies closer Hector Neris to spark an incredible comeback in a 6-5 victory.
- Knapp blasts first career HR vs. Dodgers
Andrew Knapp got the silent treatment in the dugout Saturday night at Dodger Stadium. But at least his family and friends cheered from the second deck behind home plate after he hit a solo home run to center field in the eighth inning. It was the first ho
- Neris' stumble adds to Phils' closer questions
Yasiel Puig, Cody Bellinger and Justin Turner hit back-to-back-to-back home runs in the bottom of the ninth inning Saturday night to hand the Phillies a stunning 6-5 loss at Dodger Stadium.
- Lively spins gem for Lehigh Valley
Gleyber Torres was 0-for-3 in his return from the disabled list on Friday, but the Yankees' top prospect promptly knocked off the rust and put his entire skillset on display Saturday.
- Phils fall short vs. Dodgers as streak ends
Dodgers right-hander Kenta Maeda got back on track Friday night at Dodger Stadium.
- Leiter 'cool, calm' for perfect MLB debut
Mark Leiter Jr. waited his entire life, plus 10 days to make his big league debut.
- Rupp searching for answers to solve slump
Phillies catcher Cameron Rupp shook his head in disbelief Friday afternoon at Dodger Stadium.
- Hoskins goes deep in second straight
Tyler Mahle's chances of throwing his second straight perfect game came undone just two batters into his start on Thursday. The Reds' No. 10 prospect still was plenty good, tossing six dominant frames to extend his scoreless innings streak to 19 2/3 for D
- Phils hook Marlins for sixth win in a row
Jeremy Hellickson adeptly worked out of a pair of two-baserunner jams in consecutive innings Thursday, earning the Phillies a 3-2 win and a rain-shortened two-game sweep of the Marlins, extending their winning streak to six
- Ramos OK after taking liner off elbow
On his second and final pitch in Thursday's game between the Phillies and Marlins, Philadelphia right-hander Edubray Ramos took a liner back up the middle off his pitching elbow and was removed from the game.
- Aug. 22 DH set to make up MIA-PHI rainout
The Marlins and Phillies will make up Tuesday's rainout with a doubleheader on Aug. 22 at Citizens Bank Park.
- Franco heating up with grand slam
Maikel Franco might be heating up. He crushed a grand slam to left-center field in the third inning of Wednesday night's game against the Marlins at Citizens Bank Park. He hit a 2-2 fastball from Marlins left-hander Wei-Yen Chen a projected 419 feet, acc
- Phils make it 5 in a row with win vs. Marlins
Slowly, Phillies right-hander Vince Velasquez seems to be getting there.
- Callup not imminent despite Alfaro's torrid run
Triple-A Lehigh Valley catcher Jorge Alfaro is the Phillies' No. 3 prospect and the No. 67 prospect in baseball, according to MLBPipeline. He entered Wednesday hitting .377 (23-for-61) with one double, two triples, three home runs, 10 RBIs and a 1.003 OPS
- Buchholz still hopes to pitch again this season
Clay Buchholz said he apologized to the Phillies following his right elbow surgery last week.
- Papale, Stassi meet with similar stories
Brock Stassi hasn't seen the movie Invincible. But he has lived it.
- Kelly joins Phillies after trade with Blue Jays
Ty Kelly's latest home is Philly.
- A look back at 39 years of Phillie Phanatic
A look back at 39 years of Phillie Phanatic
- Braves-Phillies' similarities could lead to rivalry
Some rivalries have historic foundations. Others are more temporal, based on trends that pull franchises toward each other.
- Phillies have intriguing switch situation
Phillies general manager Matt Klentak noticed a peculiar thing this spring when going through different lineup iterations with manager Pete Mackanin.
- Phils hit 3 straight homers, sweep Braves
The Phillies are not a home run-hitting team, but they showed some serious muscle late in Sunday afternoon's 5-2 victory over the Braves at Citizens Bank Park.
- Hernandez providing surprising pop for Phillies
Cesar Hernandez finished last season playing like one of the game's elite second basemen. He has been even better this year.
- Eflin continues his mastery over Braves
Bad knees or not, Zach Eflin owns the Braves. Sunday's start, which sealed a 5-2 Phillies win and a series sweep of Atlanta, was a seven-inning showcase in which the 23-year-old used just 89 pitches to navigate the Braves' lineup with efficiency and comma
- Herrera bat flip caps back-to-back-to-back HRs
Herrera bat flip caps back-to-back-to-back HRs
- 'Good contact' by Franco is all that is needed
Maikel Franco's patience at the plate pays off with his first walk-off hit of his career in a 4-3 win over the Braves on Saturday.
- Franco's walk-off single in 10th lifts Phils
How in the world did the Phillies win Saturday night at Citizens Bank Park? They blew a one-run lead in the ninth inning and allowed the go-ahead run in the 10th, but they scored twice in the bottom of the 10th in improbable fashion in a 4-3 victory over
- Statcast of the Day: Odubel off to the races
Phillies center fielder Odubel Herrera felt a little like a superhero Saturday night at Citizens Bank Park.
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- Phillies' Top 30 Prospects list
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