The Braves’ bid to finish the 2017 season with a winning record would be more attainable if they didn’t hold the distinction of being the only team the Phillies have a winning record against (9-2).
Darren Daulton always believed he could overcome any obstacle. It was that sort of determination that allowed the 25th-round Draft choice out of tiny Cowley County (Kansas) Community College to become one of the most respected players of his era. He was the unquestioned leader of the Phillies’ 1993 NL champions.
The Phillies announced Sunday that former catcher Darren Daulton has passed away at age 55 following a four-year battle with brain cancer.
Cameron Rupp’s two-run double in the ninth inning handed Rockies closer Greg Holland just his second blown save in 36 chances and gave the Phillies a sweep-averting 3-2 victory over the Rockies on Sunday afternoon in front of a sellout crowd at Coors Field.
Outfielder Aaron Altherr has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring, the Phillies announced Saturday.
Mark Leiter did something Saturday that no Phillies pitcher had done in more than 47 years. After replacing starter Nick Pivetta in the third inning of the Phillies’ 8-5 loss, Leiter struck out nine batters in 4 1/3 relief innings, the highest strikeout total by a Phillies reliever since Lowell Palmer whiffed 10 on May […]
The Rockies scored early and often Saturday against the Phillies, tagging rookie starter Nick Pivetta for eight runs and holding on for an 8-5 win. An eighth-inning three-run homer from Phillies outfielder Daniel Nava made things interesting, but Philadelphia couldn’t complete the comeback.
The Phillies and Rockies conclude a three-game series at Coors Field on Sunday, with right-handers Aaron Nola and Jeff Hoffman scheduled to take the mound.
The Philadelphia Phillies RBI club outlasted its Chicago White Sox counterparts, 8-6, in Saturday’s Junior Division championship game of the RBI World Series at the Cincinnati Urban Youth Academy.
Rockies starer Jon Gray will try to limit big innings Saturday against the Phillies — one of the worst offenses in the National League. Youngster Nick Pivetta will take the mound for the Phillies.
Catcher Andrew Knapp took a foul ball off his hand in Thursday’s 5-4 loss to the Angels, but he won’t go on the disabled list. The Phillies will, however, give him time to heal and carry three catchers in the meantime.