Posts Tagged ‘philadelphia phillies’

AJ Burnett Heads Back to Pirates

AJ Burnett wants to win a World Series with the Pirates.

AJ Burnett has agreed to a one-year $8.5M contract to rejoin the Pittsburgh Pirates. After rejecting the $12.75M player option to stay with the Philadelphia Phillies; Burnett had this to say… “I want to win a ring, and I want to win a ring in Pittsburgh.” Burnett has played for five different teams throughout his […]

To be Young Again and go from Red to Blue

To be Young Again and go from Red to Blue

Michael Young to So Cal… Dodger Blue

Zambrano Returns

Carlos Zambrano on the hill for the first time since the World Baseball Classic (EDDIE MICHELS PHOTO)

Carlos Zambrano who signed a minor league deal with the Phillies takes the mound for the first time…also John Lannan gets a bullpen session in

Lannan Throws for Lehigh Valley

Lannan Throws for Lehigh Valley

CLEARWATER, FLA.–Philadelphia Phillies lefty John Lannan got his work in today pitching for Triple-A Lehigh Valley when the parent team had an off day.  Lannan was orginally scheduled to face the New York Yankees Triple-A squad but they didn’t make the trip across Tampa Bay.  Instead he faces the Phillies Double-A squad.

Phillies Galvis rehabs in Clearwater


Even though his 50 game suspension ended in Mid August, Freddy Galvis has been out of the lineup rehabbing…

National League Preview


Darius thigpen previews the National League…


Brandon Morrow Thursday against the Phillies.  (Eddie Michels photo)

DUNEDIN, Fla.—On Thursday this week I wrote about what appeared to be a mental lapse by Toronto Blue Jays RHP Brandon Morrow in the fifth inning of the game against the Philadelphia Phillies. Well I have been informed that it only looked that way as it was a defensive move to bait the base runner […]

Morrow over Lee? Jays win 2-0

Brandon Morrow Thursday against the Phillies.  (Eddie Michels photo)

DUNEDIN, Fla.—Solid pitching got the Toronto Blue Jays a 2-0 win over their nearby neighbors the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday. Brandon Morrow  threw five shutout innings of one hit ball to get the win striking out one and walking two on 59-pitches, 34-strikes. Morrow did have a bit of a mental lapse in the fifth […]

Utley Makes Second Extended Spring Appearance

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TAMPA, Fl. (RSEN)–Philadelphia Phillies second baseman Chase Utley made his second extended spring start batting third every inning and playing second for four of the game’s seven innings.      Facing the Yankees squad,  the five time all star went 1-7 at the plate and played four errorless innings at second.      “It was good,” said […]

Chase Utley getting back in form for Phils

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DUNEDIN, Fl.(RSEN) –Phillies second baseman Chase Utley homers to right center during an extended spring game against the Blue Jays Saturday morning.  “I tried to fool him with a change up on 2-2,” said Blue Jays LHP John Anderson of the Utley homer, “Then threw a 3-2 fastball away and he hit it.”  Showing no signs […]