Hyun Soo Kim said Sunday he knows little about Philadelphia, other than the Phillies have had good teams in the past.
The Phillies faced a challenge leading into Monday’s 4 p.m. ET non-waiver Trade Deadline.
Jake Thompson will get another look in the Phillies’ rotation.
Saturday revealed just how valuable Odubel Herrera is to the Phillies lineup.
Saturday’s pitching matchup between National League East foes could be one repeated for many years to come. Braves’ 24-year-old prospect Sean Newcomb will face the Phillies for the first time in his career, opposing 27-year-old Jerad Eickhoff.
The Phillies always hoped to trade Jeremy Hellickson, Howie Kendrick and Pat Neshek before the end of July. They traded them within a span of 48 hours this week, including separate deals Friday night involving Hellickson and Kendrick.
It began innocuously enough. Aaron Altherr, dropped to seventh in the lineup due to past struggles against Julio Teheran, drew a walk in his first at-bat. He then demolished, beyond a shadow of a doubt, a solo homer deep into the second deck in left to lead off the fifth, sparking a seven-run Phillies outburst […]
Howie Kendrick’s bruised left hand remained “really sore” Friday, two days after a pitch hit him. But Kendrick’s potential absence from the Phillies lineup this weekend does not mean he will not be traded before Monday’s 4 p.m. ET non-waiver Trade Deadline.
Phillies manager Pete Mackanin probably had a hunch Jesen Therrien would make the big leagues this season.
Could the Phillies trade Jeremy Hellickson before the Deadline? What caliber of prospects did the club receive in the deal for Pat Neshek? Beat reporter Todd Zolecki answers those questions and more in the Inbox.
Phillies manager Pete Mackanin and outfielder Odubel Herrera met again on Wednesday afternoon at Citizens Bank Park, less than 24 hours after Mackanin pulled Herrera from a 5-0 loss to the Astros when Herrera didn’t run to first base on a dropped third strike.
Baseball’s best offense met its match on Wednesday night in Aaron Nola. Nola struck out a career-high 10 batters in six stellar innings, and Cameron Rupp blasted a pair of two-run homers for his first career multihomer game to lead the Phillies to a 9-0 win over the first-place Astros at Citizens Bank Park. The […]