The Phillies have selected the contract of left-handed pitcher Cesar Jimenez from AAA Lehigh Valley to replace the suspended Antonio Bastardo.
Alex Rodriguez vowed to fight. Everth Cabrera cried. Nelson Cruz apologized to his Texas teammates.
No matter how they felt about Bastardo, or doping, fans like Bob Saylor were disappointed to learn the reliever was using performance enhancing drugs.
Phillies left-handed reliever Antonio Bastardo will be suspended 50 games by Major League Baseball for a violation of the league’s drug policy.
John Mayberry Jr. hit an RBI single with two outs in the 10th inning, lifting the Philadelphia Phillies over the Chicago White Sox 4-3 on Sunday.
Domonic Brown homered, tripled and drove in four runs to back up the effective pitching of Cliff Lee and the Philadelphia Phillies held on for a 7-5 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday.
Freddy Galvis and Erik Kratz helped rally the Phillies past the Cincinnati Reds 3-2 Sunday afternoon.
The Tampa Bay Rays beat the Phillies 15-7 Saturday.
Phillies and Bastardo announce one-year deal, avoiding salary arbitration.
The Philadelphia Phillies’ five-year reign atop the NL East is nearing an official end, and manager Charlie Manuel is evaluating the team’s needs for next season.
Roy Halladay outpitched Gio Gonzalez with seven solid innings and John Mayberry Jr. homered to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-2 victory over the Washington Nationals on Saturday night.
Cole Hamels pitched eight innings of one-run ball, Hunter Pence hit a three-run home run and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Colorado Rockies 5-1 Sunday for their first series victory in nearly a month.
Brooks Conrad hit a pair of two-run doubles off winless Cliff Lee and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-3 Sunday night to complete a day-night doubleheader sweep.
Carlos Pena hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning, leading David Price and the Tampa Bay Rays over the Philadelphia Phillies 3-2 Sunday in the opener of a day-night doubleheader.
Cole Hamels was stellar on the mound in his return from a five-game suspension, working seven innings of one-run ball Sunday to help the Philadelphia Phillies beat the San Diego Padres 3-2.