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 […]
Barring any setbacks, Phillies pitcher Jerad Eickhoff hopes to make his Grapefruit League debut later this week.
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.
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.
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 […]
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.