The Phillies will open the 2018 season on March 29 against the Braves at SunTrust Park in Atlanta.
Expect one notable change to the Phillies lineup for the final 19 games of the season.
The Phillies like to think they won twice Tuesday night at Citizens Bank Park. Only the second victory — the one that came after midnight — counted.
Rhys Hoskins ripped his 15th and 16th home runs of the season in the Phillies’ 9-8 victory over the Marlins in 15 innings at Citizens Bank Park on Tuesday night. He became the fastest player on record to hit 16 home runs, hitting that mark in just 32 career games. Wally Berger held the previous […]
The Phillies start the 2018 season in Atlanta on March 29, when they visit the Braves. Check out the full slate.
The Phillies added bullpen depth Monday when they claimed left-hander Zac Curtis off waivers from the Mariners. Curtis, 25, allowed three unearned runs in 4 2/3 innings in three appearances this season with Seattle.
After a lengthy road trip, the Phillies return to the confines of Citizens Bank Park to begin a three-game set against the Marlins. Tuesday’s opener will feature a matchup of rookie pitchers: Miami left-hander Dillon Peters (0-1, 2.25 ERA) versus Philadelphia right-hander Nick Pivetta (5-10, 6.49 ERA).
Stephen Strasburg brought the Nationals to the cusp of clinching the National League East on Sunday afternoon by tossing eight shutout innings in Washington’s 3-2 victory over the Phillies at Nationals Park, and the Braves’ win over the Marlins hours later pushed Washington into the postseason.
The Phillies put up five early runs and held on for a 5-4 win at Nationals Park on Saturday night. The Nats’ magic number to clinch the National League East dropped to two after the Marlins lost to the Braves in Atlanta.
The Nationals will look to put the final touches on their fourth National League East crown in the last six seasons during Sunday afternoon’s series finale against the Phillies.
Phillies shortstop Freddy Galvis could win a Gold Glove in a few months, but in Friday night’s 11-10 loss to the Nationals, he took a back seat to J.P. Crawford.