3/9/2014 | Replay not in season form for Phillies, Twins
The Phillies and Twins had two plays undergo video review in Sunday's 1-1 tie -- with John Mayberry Jr., at the center of both -- and another in the third that was not a candidate for MLB's expanded instant replay.
3/9/2014 | Manship not distracted by opportunity at hand
When right-hander Jeff Manship found himself without a team in the offseason, he wasn't looking for as many suitors as he could get. Just the first one. So, when the Phillies called, he wasted little time in signing.
3/9/2014 | Manship solid before Phillies rise up late in draw
The Twins and Phillies played to a 1-1 draw after nine innings, with Philadelphia tying the game with a run in the eighth inning on Sunday at Hammond Stadium.
3/8/2014 | Sandberg stresses fundamentals in morning drill
One day after manager Ryne Sandberg expressed disappointment in the Phillies' poor fundamentals during a loss to the Orioles, the staff and players spent part of Saturday morning working on outfield cutoffs and relays.
3/8/2014 | Phillies break out of offensive funk vs. Astros
Coming into Saturday's game against an Astros split squad, the Phillies were batting .189 as a team. So an 11-3 win at Bright House Field was welcome for more reasons than one.
3/8/2014 | Three-run jacks from Asche, Ruiz carry Phils
Three-run homers by third baseman Cody Asche and catcher Carlos Ruiz lifted the Phillies to an 11-3 Grapefruit League win over an Astros split squad Saturday at Bright House Field.
3/8/2014 | Adams happy with progress after second 'pen session
Phillies reliever Mike Adams, who is coming off right shoulder surgery, threw off the mound for the second time Saturday morning and said he is ready to face hitters in live batting practice
3/8/2014 | Stutes, Biddle among Phillies' first spring cuts
Right-hander Michael Stutes and left-hander Jesse Biddle were among the first players cut as the Phillies reduced their roster Saturday. Stutes made 57 relief appearances in 2011 but has battled injuries since. Biddle is rated the Phillies' top pitching prospect by MLB.com.
3/7/2014 | Burnett: Rough start still 'step' in spring process
Right-hander A.J. Burnett said he was frustrated after giving up six runs on seven hits in just three innings in his Grapefruit League start against the Orioles on Friday at Ed Smith Stadium -- but not because of the ugly box score line.
3/7/2014 | Sandberg, Phillies remaining patient with Gonzalez
Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez, who signed a three-year, $12 million contract as a free agent needed 31 pitches to get through the fourth inning against the Orioles in Friday's 15-4 Grapefruit League loss at Ed Smith Stadium.
3/7/2014 | Sandberg unhappy with Phillies' lack of fundamentals
The Phillies are 1-8-1 in the Grapefruit League after a 15-4 loss to the Orioles at Ed Smith Stadium on Friday. Ryne Sandberg isn't as unhappy about the defeats as he is about the way they've been occurring.
3/7/2014 | Brown focused on improving, sharpening defense
Domonic Brown led the Phillies in home runs (27) and runs batted in (83) and made his first All-Star team -- but don't expect to find a complacent Brown in this year's Spring Training.
3/7/2014 | Rupp, Ruf go deep in Burnett's rocky outing
A.J. Burnett gave up six runs in three innings in his second Grapefruit League start. The veteran right-hander scattered seven hits with a walk and a strikeout and hit two batters as the Phillies lost, 15-4, against the Orioles on Friday.
3/6/2014 | Papelbon brings different mindset this spring
Jonathan Papelbon said he worked hard in the offseason to be ready for 2014. "I went into this offseason with a mindset and a challenge to myself to come to spring a certain way. ... I'm the type of person that I need challenges. Things get boring."
3/6/2014 | Manship among Phils' arms to keep eye on
Jeff Manship has impressed Phillies personnel this spring, but he also carries a 6.42 ERA in 52 career big league appearances.
3/6/2014 | Kendrick has better outing second time around
Kyle Kendrick promised last week he would be much better following a rocky Grapefruit League debut, which included three runs and three walks in two innings.
3/6/2014 | Tigers, Phils washed out by wet Florida weather
Just when Justin Verlander was ready to face opposing hitters again, he met up with one foe he was never going to beat. Heavy rains at Joker Marchant Stadium washed out Thursday's Grapefruit League game between the Tigers and the split-squad Phillies.
3/6/2014 | Ruiz, Mayberry lead power display in loss to Yanks
Carlos Ruiz, John Mayberry Jr. and Freddy Galvis each hit solo homers, while Kyle Kendrick allowed one run over three innings in the Phillies' 4-3 loss to the Yankees on Thursday.
3/6/2014 | Power outage impedes Phils' replay challenge
A brief power outage that overlapped with a close play at third prevented MLB's new instant-replay system from being used during Thursday's Grapefruit League matchup between the Phillies and the Yankees.
3/6/2014 | Hamels has setback; says arm feeling 'fatigued out'
Cole Hamels is not feeling any pain in his left shoulder, but he has not been able to bounce back from his Saturday bullpen session. He hopes to resume throwing in the next week.
3/5/2014 | Sandberg entertaining idea of using more shifts
Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman stepped to the plate Wednesday, and the Phillies stepped to the right side of the infield.
3/5/2014 | Abreu upholding reputation as on-base machine
Bobby Abreu, who is competing for a bench job as a reserve outfielder, has walked a team-high five times and has a .444 on-base percentage.
3/5/2014 | Lidge taking break from academia to assist Phils
Brad Lidge is studying online at the University of Leicester for his Master's in Roman archaeology, but he returned to his roots Wednesday, when he put on a Phillies uniform to be a guest instructor for eight days.
3/5/2014 | Frandsen backs solid O'Sullivan vs. Braves
The Phillies and Braves honored the late Jim Fregosi on Wednesday afternoon before the National League East rivals played each other in a Grapefruit League game at Bright House Field.
3/5/2014 | Stars come out to pay tribute to late Fregosi
They gathered Wednesday to remember a baseball man, a guy who had spent 53 years in the game. And for so much more. They dropped what they were doing and traveled to Bright House Field from far and wide to remember Jim Fregosi as a friend and a colleague and a mentor.
More Results >