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Umpire confiscates Phillies pitcher's cheat sheet

/ Sep 2, 2018

Umpire confiscates Phillies pitcher's cheat sheet

Pitchers can't have a cheat sheet — at least for now. Veteran umpire Joe West confiscated a card from Phillies reliever Austin Davis in the eighth inning of Philadelphia's 7-1 loss to the Chicago Cubs on Saturday night. Davis and Phillies manager Gabe Kapler said he ...

Sluggers ignite Nationals in rout

/ Jun 30, 2018

Sluggers ignite Nationals in rout

The Nationals broke out of their offensive funk in a big way. Juan Soto hit two of Washington's seven home runs, finishing with four hits and five RBIs, and the Nationals routed the Philadelphia Phillies 17-7 on Friday night. Anthony Rendon, Trea Turner, Bryce Harper, Brian ...

Maeda exits game in second with strained hip

/ May 30, 2018

Maeda exits game in second with strained hip

Kenta Maeda made a second-inning exit after sustaining a right-hip strain on Tuesday and suffered his fourth loss as the Los Angeles Dodgers lost 6-1 to the Philadelphia Phillies. Maeda (4-4), who was looking for his third straight win, allowed two runs on three hits ...

Former star pitcher Roy Halladay killed in plane crash

/ Nov 8, 2017

Former star pitcher Roy Halladay killed in plane crash

Roy Halladay had a passion for flying airplanes that nearly matched his love of baseball. Halladay worked tirelessly to become a dominant pitcher, winning a Cy Young Award in each league and tossing a perfect game and a postseason no-hitter in the same year for ...

Rookie pitcher Blach, Span carry Giants past Phillies

/ Jun 3, 2017

Rookie pitcher Blach, Span carry Giants past Phillies

Ty Blach looked like Madison Bumgarner out there. The rookie left-hander tossed his first career shutout and became the first pitcher in eight years to walk three times as the San Francisco Giants routed the skidding Philadelphia Phillies 10-0 on Friday night. Denard Span had five ...

/ Nov 22, 2016

Eagles set to sign former Phillies pitcher Hermann

The Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles have reached a basic agreement with Frank Herrmann, who pitched this year with the Philadelphia Phillies, sources said Tuesday. The signing of the 32-year-old right-hander is expected to be announced in the coming days. Herrman, a reliever out of Harvard University, ...

Cabrera belts 11th-inning blast to lift Mets

/ Sep 23, 2016

Cabrera belts 11th-inning blast to lift Mets

Jose Reyes had played 1,613 major league games without ever tying a game in the ninth inning with a home run. The Mets third baseman picked a good time to try it out. Reyes connected off Philadelphia Phillies closer Jeanmar Gomez, tying it 6-6 and forcing ...