Published: Thu, 30 Mar 2017 23:54:10 GMT2017-03-30T23:54:10Z
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 23:54:10 GMT2017-03-30T23:54:10Z
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 22:53:10 GMT2017-03-30T22:53:10ZCLEARWATER, Fla. - The Phillies cut their best hitter in spring training. They cut bait with a talented kid they considered a top prospect just last year. Freddy Galvis batted eighth.
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Thu, 30 Mar 2017 21:09:40 GMT2017-03-30T21:09:40ZCLEARWATER, Fla. - The Yankees batted for 33 minutes Thursday afternoon in the top of the first inning at Spectrum Field. They scored nine runs against the Phillies. There were seven hits, three walks, two errors. Thirteen Yankees came to the plate.
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Thu, 30 Mar 2017 02:21:33 GMT2017-03-30T02:21:33ZLAKELAND, Fla. - Larry Bowa calls Cesar Hernandez "Little Man." It is a term of endearment and fraternity between smallish middle infielders; Hernandez is 5-10 and 160 pounds, about the same size Bowa was when he played.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:34:54 GMT2017-03-30T01:34:54ZBRADENTON, Fla. - The Phillies have likely cleared up their bullpen picture after using a pair of games Wednesday to take what could be a final look at the three candidates for the last two relief roles.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 21:29:06 GMT2017-03-29T21:29:06ZLAKELAND, Fla. - A group of pitchers walked to a back field last month, at the beginning of this protracted spring training, and a 24-year-old Venezuelan asked a 39-year-old Dominican if he wanted to have a catch. Sure, Joaquin Benoit said to Edubray Ramos. The two Phillies relievers tossed a ball for a few minutes.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 02:33:07 GMT2017-03-29T02:33:07ZCLEARWATER, Fla. - Aaron Nola struck out three formidable Blue Jays - Josh Donaldson, Jose Bautista and Kendrys Morales - in the first inning Tuesday night.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 22:32:07 GMT2017-03-28T22:32:07ZCLEARWATER, Fla. - The nervous energy that tends to fill major-league clubhouses this time of spring infiltrated the Phillies' locker room Tuesday before a rare night game at Spectrum Field. Chris Coghlan's corner locker was emptied in the afternoon. And, one by one, players on the fringe were summoned to the manager's office.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 22:28:13 GMT2017-03-28T22:28:13Z
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Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:57:55 GMT2017-03-28T12:57:55ZCLEARWATER, Fla. - After the Phillies fired Charlie Manuel in 2013, he said, two Philadelphia radio stations offered him regular spots analyzing the Phillies.
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Tue, 28 Mar 2017 03:08:32 GMT2017-03-28T03:08:32ZDUNEDIN, Fla. - Vince Velasquez struck out seven batters and showed off his speed on the base paths in his final Grapefruit League start Monday night as the Phillies rolled past Toronto, 7-1, at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 22:30:21 GMT2017-03-27T22:30:21Z
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:23:50 GMT2017-03-27T15:23:50ZWhat have you done to make the Phillies better today? - Dallas Green It is a moment frozen in time, the signature photograph of the Phillies' first World Series title. Standing on the left is general manager Paul Owens in a beige suit coat and tie. To the right is manager Dallas Green, still fully dressed in his No. 46 Phillies burgundy-striped uniform. In between the two primary architects of the 1980 team is the golden trophy the Phillies had waited nearly 100 years to secure.
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Mon, 27 Mar 2017 03:27:30 GMT2017-03-27T03:27:30ZCLEARWATER, Fla. - Andrew Knapp reported to spring training with a job pretty much secured. The Phillies all but named him the team's backup catcher before camp opened. No pressure.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 00:35:20 GMT2017-03-27T00:35:20ZFORT MYERS, Fla. - The Phillies slogged here Saturday on a 300-mile, round-trip bus ride for yet another nine-inning audition to see who might fill the fringes of the roster. They have evaluated those in camp for six weeks now, and Pete Mackanin said a meeting scheduled Sunday with the front office will plot most of the 25-man roster that the Phillies will take to Cincinnati next week.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 21:53:13 GMT2017-03-26T21:53:13ZCLEARWATER, Fla. - For 90 pitches, Clay Buchholz searched. He plodded Sunday afternoon between each one. His chance at completing just four innings with less than a week until opening day diminished with every misfired fastball.