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Phils head home on high note after all-around finale win

Schwarber and Castellanos' homers, Sánchez's gem help club snap 3-game losing streak
May 29, 2024

SAN FRANCISCO -- When your offense has not scored in 15 innings, it helps to have a leadoff hitter with a knack for grabbing his bat after the national anthem and immediately sending a ball out of the park. For the fifth time this season, and the 36th time in

Phils, Giants benches clear after up-and-in pitches to Harper

@sonjamchen
May 29, 2024

SAN FRANCISCO -- The benches cleared in the top of the fourth inning in the Phillies’ 6-1 win over the Giants at Oracle Park on Wednesday afternoon after Philadelphia first baseman Bryce Harper took objection to back-to-back up-and-in fastballs from San Francisco starter Kyle Harrison. With runners on second and

This Phillie continues to be one of MLB's top workhorses

@paul_casellaMLB
May 29, 2024

This story was excerpted from Todd Zolecki’s Phillies Beat newsletter. To read the full newsletter, click here. And subscribe to get it regularly in your inbox. No pitcher has thrown more innings since the start of the 2022 season than Aaron Nola -- and it’s not particularly close. Including the

30 hottest pitching prospects -- one for each team

@SamDykstraMiLB
May 29, 2024

At the beginning of this month, we took a look at the hottest hitting prospects for each team. Now it’s time to shine a light on the arms. Here are the hottest pitching prospects for each organization for the month of May, as of Wednesday. Some have been lights out

NEW: Top 200 Draft Prospects list features new No. 1

May 29, 2024

With just over six weeks before the Cleveland Guardians make the first selection of the 2024 Draft, MLB Pipeline has a newly expanded, and re-ranked Top 200 Draft prospects list to digest. A lot can happen between now and then in terms of figuring out who goes where, and there

Power Rankings: Hottest team in baseball cracks Top 5

@williamfleitch
May 27, 2024

When the season began, one of the biggest stories was the blistering start by the Cleveland Guardians, who went 8-2 and 17-6, a launch that was particularly surprising considering this team didn’t look all that different than the one last year that disappointed from start to finish. The Guardians then

Injuries & Moves: Turner 'looking to push' in rehab

May 28, 2024

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Wheeler shows no signs of slowing down

May 29, 2024

SAN FRANCISCO -- For Zack Wheeler, the number of candles he will extinguish on his birthday cake Thursday does not jibe with his radar-gun readings. Wheeler, who turns 34, hit 98 mph as he fired six shutout innings in the Phillies’ 1-0, 10-inning loss to the Giants on Tuesday night.

Phillies look to 'turn the page' on bumpy stretch

May 27, 2024

SAN FRANCISCO -- The Phillies have lost consecutive games for just the third time this season, and three out of four for the first time since the season’s first four games, leading to the word “adversity” emerging from the postgame clubhouse. Roughly 29 other Major League teams would happily sign

1 player each team is eager to get back from the IL

@Theo_DeRosa
May 28, 2024

Two months into the 2024 season, no MLB team can say it’s truly at full strength. Every club deals with injuries, and all 30 teams have at least one Major League player on the injured list. Some players are out for the rest of the season, while some are due

Watch Miller play at Single-A FREE in Sunday matinee

@brendan_samson and @benweinrib
12 minutes ago

Once again in 2024, baseball fans can watch Minor League Baseball games across all of MLB's digital platforms. MLB.TV and At Bat subscribers can watch their favorite team's Minor League affiliates in the app at no additional cost, while all MiLB games will be available on MiLB.TV, on the web

Take your dog on Minor League road trips in July

@JoshJacksonMiLB
May 27, 2024

Minor League Baseball is going to the dogs. In just about every corner of the country, you can find a team with a Bark at the Park night on the calendar. If MiLB and your dog sounds like a pretty good combo, add in another classic summertime tradition: the road

Suárez, Phillies hit speed bump in 'weird' series loss vs. Rox

@MannyOnMLB
May 26, 2024

DENVER -- Ranger Suárez entered Sunday afternoon’s series finale against the Rockies on a historic run to begin the 2024 campaign -- he was, after all, the first starting pitcher in 58 years, and the fourth since earned runs became an official stat in both leagues in 1913, to begin

'Everybody's a superstar': Depth players lead way in Phils' win

Sosa, Stubbs star alongside Bryce in ninth-inning rally
@MannyOnMLB
May 26, 2024

DENVER -- On a team full of superstars with championship aspirations, the unsung heroes that are invariably imperative for clubs that win it all are depth players who come through when it matters most. On Saturday night at Coors Field, the Phillies showed an important -- if not headline-grabbing --

How Ranger Suárez is off to historic start

@bmags94
May 26, 2024

There has been no shortage of players responsible for the Phillies' MLB-best 38-15 record, but Ranger Suárez might be their most valuable one so far. Suárez was an integral No. 3 starter on recent Phillies playoff teams behind Zack Wheeler and Aaron Nola, posting a 3.41 ERA and 3.72 FIP

Bohm's clutch gene making him feared across the bigs

@paul_casellaMLB
May 25, 2024

This story was excerpted from Todd Zolecki’s Phillies Beat newsletter, written this week by Paul Casella. To read the full newsletter, click here. And subscribe to get it regularly in your inbox.

Harper ejection summarizes bizarre extra-innings loss 

@MannyOnMLB
May 25, 2024

DENVER -- The Phillies’ series opener against the Rockies at Coors Field on Friday night was weird. And not in a good way for Philadelphia. In a 3-2, 11-inning loss to the team with the worst record in the National League, the team with MLB’s best record couldn’t find a

10 hitters who have heated up after a cold start

@Spokes_Murphy
May 25, 2024

Good things come to those who wait. You could say that adage has borne out for these 10 hitters this season. They didn't have a very strong beginning to the 2024 campaign, but they have bided their time, made some adjustments and are now among the hottest hitters in the

These relievers have been lights-out in 2024

@Theo_DeRosa
May 25, 2024

Mason Miller has been the breakout bullpen star of 2024. The converted starter -- who began his college career at Division III Waynesburg University in Pennsylvania -- has become a lights-out closer for the A’s, routinely reaching into the triple digits and blowing away practically everyone with his electric fastball.

Phils' 29-6 stretch their best since ... 1892!

Behind seven strong innings from Wheeler, club wins 6th straight, completes 7th sweep
@mollyburkhardt
May 23, 2024

PHILADELPHIA -- In 1892, the first commercial long-distance phone line was opened. Grover Cleveland was elected to his second term as U.S. president and the first night football game was played. And until Thursday, it was the last time the Phillies went 29-6 over a 35-game stretch. In beating the

9 surprising players leading their teams in hitting

@HarriganMLB
May 23, 2024

At the start of every season, teams may think they have a good idea of who their best hitters are going to be. But each year brings its share of surprises. With the end of May approaching, a number of players have emerged as unexpected hitting stars for their clubs,

Phillies aim to 'stay the course' amid historic start

@feinsand
May 22, 2024

PHILADELPHIA -- Nobody knows what 2024 will ultimately have in store for the Phillies when all is said and done, but 50 games into the regular season, only one word properly sums up their play: historic. Wednesday’s 11-4 victory over the Rangers at Citizens Bank Park lifted the Phillies’ record

Suárez, Wheeler in top 5 of latest SP Power Rankings

May 23, 2024

Our latest Starting Pitcher Power Rankings voting featured a battle between three sensational southpaws, each with a viable claim on the top spot but wildly different paths to this point. Our MLB.com panel had to weigh the relative merits of the Cubs’ Shota Imanaga, who has made a triumphant transition