Jake Arrieta

Gabe Kapler, Jake Arrieta reflect on the Mets' success against the Phillies

Gabe Kapler gives an injury update on Asdrubal Cabrera while Jake Arrieta talks about his outing and the Phillies' outlook with 13 games to play.

Gabe Kapler

Phils' comeback bid gets caught in a Conforto situation

Mets 9, Phillies 4: That’s 7 losses in the last 9 games<p>The New York Mets continue to make life miserable on the Phillies. The Mets beat the Phils for …

Philadelphia

Philadelphia Phillies ending a winning, unsuccessful season?

If the Phillies miss out on the playoffs, is it still a successful season?<p>Is the Philadelphia Phillies current season a success without making the …

Philadelphia Phillies

Game Recap September 17: The Michael Conforto Show

That Michael Conforto swing. It’s almost impossible to watch the Mets’ left fielder hit and not acknowledge his impressive plate skills, even if he …

Michael Conforto

Asdrubal Cabrera injured in Phils’ loss to Mets | Extra Innings

For the second straight day, the Phillies had a chance to make up ground on the first-place Atlanta Braves, and if they had won, they could have made …

New York Mets

Take hot hand Zack Wheeler against rival Phillies

The Emmy Awards turn 70 tonight. Category for Outstanding Comedy may be the toughest division to handicap. Nominees include “Atlanta,” “Barry,” …

City Halls

Betts hurt, Red Sox beat Met 4-3 and cut magic number to 2

Red Sox right fielder Mookie Betts left the game after hurting his left side making a throw to home plate during a 4-3 win over the New York Mets on …

Boston Red Sox

The Daily Grind: “Dove Himself In Half”

With two weeks left, the race to fantasy gold often lies down the Path of the Stream. Join me at Streaming Wars.<p><b>AGENDA</b><p>TDG Invitational<br>• Weather …

Sports Analytics

How did the Phillies season go awry? They wonder, too.

The Phillies have spent the last three or four weeks, general manager Matt Klentak said, trying to determine what exactly happened in August that …

Jose Bautista

Game recap September 16: King deGrom

WHO WON:<p>The other team. I think their socks are red, or something.<p>WHAT HAPPENED, SUNDAY-GROM:<p>Another day, another good start by Jacob deGrom. As the …

National League (MLB)

Fantasy Baseball: Two-start pitcher rankings for Week 26 identify Joe Musgrove, Tyler Glasnow as sleepers

There's no shortage of interesting two-start options in Week 26 (Sept. 17-23) — that is, if we can really trust them to make two starts. Scott White …

Fantasy Baseball

Phillies unable to gain ground after loss | MLB.com

PHILADELPHIA -- The Phillies' small mathematical chance to reach the postseason took another hit Sunday in a 6-4 loss to the Marlins at Citizens Bank …

Citizens Bank

MLB Rumors: Bryce Harper, Manny Machado Could Both Sign With This Team

by on at 9:12PM<p>Bryce Harper and Manny Machado both will be highly sought after this offseason, but is it possible they could both sign with the same …

NL East

Cubs' Pedro Stop to miss rest of regular season — at least — with hammy strain

Have we seen Pedro Strop throw his last pitch of the season?<p>It’s as big a question as any facing the Cubs, who announced Friday that the reliever …

Chicago Cubs

Probable Pitchers

Oakland Athletics @ Houston Astros<p>Last 3 starts<p>Trevor Cahill, last 3 starts<p>Regular season<p>Trevor Cahill, regular season<p>Last 5 years vs. <b>HOU</b> …

Alex Cobb

10 Reasons to Hate TCU

10.) Texans are Annoying<p>This one is simple.<p>Texans are so full of themselves that they adopted an anti-litter campaign to be their slogan for any time …

Ohio State Buckeyes

Phillies could sign both Bryce Harper and Manny Machado in free agency

Can the Phillies sign two of the best free agents in recent memory this offseason?<p>Phillies fans have been tied to the hips of Bryce Harper and Manny …

Jose Bautista

Kelly: Good thing Phillies did not trade for Machado

There was a debate in early July about just how good of a team the Philadelphia Phillies would be, if they acquired All-Star shortstop Manny Machado …

National League (MLB)

The Bullpen And September, A Rough Nexus

With the NL Central race having gone the opposite way we’d hoped (and thought, really), there are rising blood pressures and clenching… well, you …

Joe Maddon

Philadelphia Phillies: Crossroads of 2018-2019

While the Phillies are at their zero hour, the faithful are expressing disappointment regarding their upwardly adjusted expectations and scapegoating …

NL East

The 2018 Phillies. So what the heck was that? | Bob Ford

The Phillies won't make the playoffs this season, but have they made progress?

NL East

At The Yard Podcast: Why have the Phillies run out of gas?

Jake Arrieta's performance this season hasn't overwhelmed or underwhelmed. It's just kind of ... whelmed.<p>Typically, when a player is awarded a …

Philadelphia

Phillies' collapse result of several factors

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A surprising first half and a surge in early August had the Philadelphia Phillies in prime position to reach the postseason.<p>Then they fell apart.<p>Since completing a four-game sweep over the Miami Marlins on Aug. 5, the Phillies (74-71) are 11-23 and 0-10-1 in those series. They …

Jose Bautista

Phillies reveal another offseason need in sticking with young starting pitchers

Back in the good old days, when the summer was hot and the Phillies were on a five-week run in first place, Matt Klentak made a calculation.<p>"We're …

Jose Bautista

Alex Bregman turned himself into MVP candidate | MLB.com

To trace how Astros third baseman Alex Bregman has inserted himself into the American League Most Valuable Player conversation, we begin with a …

American League (MLB)

Phillies' season went from pleasant surprise to big disappointment

The Philadelphia Phillies find themselves a mediocre three games over .500 39 days after being 15, with one of the best records in the National …

Citizens Bank

Phillies Face Same Deficit as 2007, But This Couldn't Feel More Different

With 17 games to go, the Phillies are 7½ games out in the NL East.<p>Sound familiar?<p>In 2007, the Phils were seven games back in the NL East with 17 to …

NL East

Chicago White Sox: Michael Kopech injury a bitter pill for fans

The Chicago White Sox lost their prized pitching prospect for the next calendar year. It should be ok, but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t hurt right …

Chicago White Sox

Spencer Kieboom hits first homer in Nats' win | MLB.com

PHILADELPHIA -- Shortly after Monday night's game had been officially postponed, Erick Fedde strolled out to the outfield in a T-shirt and shorts and …

Juan Soto

Phillies: Wilson Ramos should be a priority free agent this offseason

While not the flashiest free agent available this offseason, Wilson Ramos should be near the top of the Phillies wishlist<p>Phillies general manager …

Philadelphia Phillies