Philadelphia Phillies

Altherr sees specialist for left wrist
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Aaron Altherr injured his left wrist Friday, when he dived to make a catch in a Grapefruit League game against the Braves at Bright House Field. The wrist is in a splint, but Altherr said Saturday he does not believe the injury is serious. Still, he traveled to Philadelphia to see a specialist Monday. The […]

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Eickhoff progresses toward game action
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Barring any setbacks, Phillies pitcher Jerad Eickhoff hopes to make his Grapefruit League debut later this week.

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Knapp's HR highlights 6-run sixth in win over NY
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Following Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka’s two-inning debut, the Phillies scored six runs in the sixth inning en route to a 6-5 win on Sunday in front of a capacity crowd of 9,877 at Bright House Field.

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Location part of Morton's mound turnaround
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On a warm day, balls can fly out of Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, so it was an encouraging sign that of the seven outs Charlie Morton earned on Sunday, four were ground balls.

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Altherr out of Phils' lineup with left wrist injury
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Phillies right fielder Aaron Altherr, who injured his left wrist in the first inning of Friday’s 12-11 win over the Braves, was held out of Saturday’s 9-6 loss to the Blue Jays in Dunedin, Fla. Altherr is day to day, according to Phillies skipper Pete Mackanin. He has yet to undergo X-rays, but he is […]

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Featherston's homer leads Phillies offense
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Michael Saunders hit a pair of home runs and Troy Tulowitzki added one of his own in the Blue Jays’ 9-6 victory over the Phillies on Saturday afternoon at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium.

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Hellickson makes first bid for Opening Day assignment
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The Phillies haven’t named their Opening Day starter yet. The choice seems to boil down to Aaron Nola, who was pitching for LSU two years ago, and Jeremy Hellickson, who has more than five years of big league service time.

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Mackanin happy with first impression of Goeddel
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Manager Pete Mackanin heard Tyler Goeddel was pretty good even before the Phillies took the outfielder with the first pick in the Rule 5 draft last December at the Winter Meetings.

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Ruf notches 3 RBIs as Phils rout Yanks
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Alex Rodriguez homered on the second pitch he saw, but Maikel Franco cleared the wall and Darin Ruf drove in three runs, helping the Phillies rally for a 13-4 Grapefruit League victory over the Yankees on Thursday at George M. Steinbrenner Field.

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Family ties: Baseball bonds Stassis
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Jim and Racquelle Stassi stood behind the Phillies’ dugout Thursday morning at Bright House Field, surveying a scene that had them recalling those countless hours spent on baseball fields back home in California.

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Phils put power on display vs. Toronto
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The spring rematch between the Phillies and the Blue Jays ended in a 4-4 tie after nine innings on Wednesday afternoon at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium.

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Young Phils trio offers glimpse of future
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The top of the Phillies’ lineup Wednesday could have been a peek into the future.

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