Subscribe to Philadelphia Phillies feed
Updated: 1 hour 25 min ago

Hamels feels brotherly love in combined no-hitter

2 hours 24 min ago
Cole Hamels tossed six no-hit innings and got help from Jake Diekman, Ken Giles and Jonathan Papelbon to record the Phillies' first combined no-no in a 7-0 victory over the Braves on Monday at Turner Field.

'Chooch' provides constant support behind plate

2 hours 44 min ago
Ruiz caught the third no-hitter of his career on Monday afternoon in a 7-0 victory over the Braves at Turner Field, although this was the first without Roy Halladay and the first that featured more than one pitcher.

Facts, figures relating to Phillies' combined no-hitter

3 hours 8 min ago
A few statistical nuggets related to the Phillies' combined no-hitter of the Braves on Monday afternoon in Atlanta.

Byrd lays out in right field to preserve no-hitter

3 hours 24 min ago
Every no-hitter seems to have at least one memorable defensive play, and Monday's at Turner Field proved no different. Phillies right fielder Marlon Byrd made a diving catch in the third inning that not only kept the combined no-no alive in a 7-0 victory over the Braves, but also prevented a couple runs from scoring.

Phillies dedicate no-hitter to Montgomery

3 hours 41 min ago
The Phillies had an emotional week with news on Thursday that team president David Montgomery would take a leave of absence to recover from jaw bone cancer surgery. So it was a nice touch Monday when Cole Hamels announced the ball used to make the final out in Philadelphia's 7-0 victory in the combined no-hitter against the Braves would be dedicated to Montgomery.

Phils' 12th no-no one of game's most rare

4 hours 39 min ago
What four Phillies pitchers joined forces to accomplish on Monday is no easy feat. Just ask some of the franchise's all-time greats.

Phillies see potential in Pierre at hot corner

8 hours 8 min ago
Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. hopes to see more improvement from recently acquired Double-A third baseman Gustavo Pierre. The Phillies got him Sunday from Toronto for outfielder John Mayberry Jr., who was not going to return next season.

Amaro discusses imminent change after Mayberry deal

8 hours 43 min ago
Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said Monday there will be more adjustments to the Phillies' roster in the future, following Sunday's trade that sent John Mayberry Jr. to Toronto for Minor League third baseman Gustavo Pierre.

Phillies trade Mayberry to Blue Jays

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 19:18
The Phillies made one more trade before Sunday's midnight waiver Trade Deadline, shipping outfielder John Mayberry Jr. to the Blue Jays in exchange for Double-A third baseman Gustavo Pierre.

Hamels aims to continue recent success against Braves

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 18:37
To say that the Braves are not looking forward to facing Phillies lefty Cole Hamels on Labor Day afternoon at Turner Field might be an understatement. Atlanta has not beaten the Philadelphia hurler since Opening Day 2013. The Braves will counter with righty Julio Teheran on Monday.

Phils unable to overcome Burnett's struggles

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 14:46
On Sunday afternoon at Citi Field, A.J. Burnett finished his August much like he began it. After a strong four scoreless innings, he collapsed, allowing five runs over the next two innings that were punctuated by a go-ahead three-run home run by Anthony Recker in the Phillies' 6-5 loss to the Mets.

Phils' callups could include Franco, Gonzalez

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 11:07
The Phillies likely won't be welcoming or parting with any Major League players before Sunday's waiver deadline. But on Monday, when the roster can expand up to 40 players, some young new faces will give the Phillies a partial glimpse into the future.

Phillies release veteran right-hander Marquis

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 11:07
The Phillies announced Sunday morning that they released veteran right-hander Jason Marquis from the organization after signing him in early June.

Burnett aims to get Phils out of NL East basement

Sat, 08/30/2014 - 20:51
Dillon Gee spent part of his Saturday afternoon shooting a small basketball on a toy hoop the Mets recently hung in their clubhouse, his Sunday matinee start against righty A.J. Burnett and the Phillies not quite on the forefront of his mind, instead replaced by a rebounding Dana Eveland and an unfriendly rim.

Lineup clicks to back Williams as Phils top Mets

Sat, 08/30/2014 - 20:08
Jerome Williams pitched into the seventh in his fourth straight solid start, Marlon Byrd hit his 25th homer and the Phillies used a five-run sixth inning to even their series vs. the Mets with a 7-2 victory on Saturday night at Citi Field.

Phils get safe call overturned, complete double play

Sat, 08/30/2014 - 18:25
Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg challenged a call Saturday night at Citi Field, and the ruling came back in his favor. Replay officials overturned the safe call on the field by deciding that Philadelphia second baseman Chase Utley tagged out a sliding David Wright during a rundown in the fourth inning.

Any Phils trades likely won't come until offseason

Sat, 08/30/2014 - 17:40
If the Phillies plan to rebuild their roster through trades, those deals are likely to come in the offseason. The Phillies seem unlikely to trade anybody before Sunday's midnight deadline to acquire players eligible for the postseason, unless there is an injury or an unexpected change of heart from an opposing general manager.

Asche won't try outfield if Franco is called up

Sat, 08/30/2014 - 17:40
Triple-A Lehigh Valley infielder Maikel Franco could be in the big leagues as early as Monday when rosters expand. If he is called up, the Phillies will need to find playing time for him. He can spell Ryan Howard at first base, but he also can play third base.

Williams looks to stay hot, help Phils even series with Mets

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:59
Another Bartolo Colon start, another potential swan song. The right-hander has been the subject of much trade speculation in recent weeks, especially after he reportedly cleared waivers in recent days, making the Mets free to trade him to any team that seeks his services. So when Colon takes the mound Saturday night against righty Jerome Williams and the Phillies at Citi Field, there might be a few more eyes on the game.

Phils No. 2 prospect Nola hurls five scoreless innings

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 20:27
Right-hander Aaron Nola, the Phillies' No. 2 prospect, closed out his year in style Friday, throwing five scoreless innings to help Double-A Reading defeat Trenton, 3-0. Nola, ranked No. 46 on MLBPipeline.com's Top 100 Prospects list, struck out two, walked none and allowed four hits. He threw 61 pitches and earned the victory, his second in five starts with Reading.