The Phillies and Mets will play in the second Little League Classic in Williamsport, Pa., on Aug. 19, 2018.
After seeing Mickey Moniak take some lumps, especially in the second half, the Phillies are working with a very willing student to alter some of his hitting mechanics.
Aaron Brown’s career hadn’t been disastrous with the bat, finishing this season with a career .252/.316/.381 and spending two autumns in the Arizona Fall League. But with his progress seemingly stalled and with a .222 average over his first 28 games this year, the Phillies approached their former third-round pick about switching gears and giving […]
Ryan Howard. Darin Ruf. Rhys Hoskins. Three Phillies sluggers who began as a faraway train whistle from the lower reaches of the farm system, a whisper of promise. Who created a buzz of anticipation by putting up huge numbers at Double-A Reading. Who made a quick impact upon arrival in the big leagues. And that’s […]
Manager Pete Mackanin made a concerted effort late last season — and even late into the offseason — to say the Phillies needed to add at least a couple hitters to their 2017 lineup.
Matt Harvey starts for the Mets against Ben Lively and the Phillies to open the final series of the season at Citizens Bank Park on Friday.
If there’s one thing general manager Matt Klentak and the Phillies’ front office appreciate, it’s players that control the strike zone, be it pitchers or hitters. It’s impacted everything from roster construction to Draft tendencies to determining the correct time to call up prospects.
Since just after the All-Star break, the Phillies, who struggled mightily in the first half, have played .500 baseball. Their latest victory was a 7-5 win over the Nationals on Wednesday night at Citizens Bank Park, securing a series victory.
A very literal up-and-down season for Phillies reliever Edubray Ramos is ending on a high note, as apparent as ever in his perfect two-strikeout sixth inning in the Phillies’ 4-1 win over the Nationals on Tuesday.
The Phillies spoiled Bryce Harper’s return from the disabled list, catapulted by a two-run double from Cameron Rupp that led them to a 4-1 victory over the Nationals on Tuesday night at Citizens Bank Park.
While Wednesday’s rubber game marks the end of the penultimate series for Philadelphia, the Nationals have much more on their plate with a likely National League Division Series duel with the Cubs looming.