Promoted to the major leagues last summer when injuries hit the Phillies, Erik Kratz impressed with his bat and glove enough to move ahead of recently retired Brian Schneider on the depth chart as the projected backup catcher this winter.
Kyle Kendrick pitched three-hit ball for eight innings, Domonic Brown drove in four runs, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 8-0 Sunday.
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.
Joe Blanton gave up a home run to Miami pitcher Carlos Zambrano and was pulled after six-plus innings Sunday as the Philadelphia Phillies fell to the Marlins 5-1.
To take his place on the roster, righthander Scott Mathieson is being brough back from AAA Lehigh Valley.
Some good news on the injury front for the Philadelphia Phillies.
KYW’s Matt Leon sat down with veteran back-up catcher Brian Schneider who has given Carlos Ruiz the occasional day off and also stepped up when Ruiz was banged up.
Brian Schneider blasted a game-winning solo home run in the bottom of the 12th inning to lift the Phillies over the Reds, 4-3, in the opener of a four-game series. Jordan Smith (2-2), in his […]