Six-year-old Aiden Riebel is officially sworn in as an honorary Washington Township firefighter. More than anything this very sick little boy wanted to become a firefighter and one town came together to make that happen.
The contract includes a club option for 2017, along with performance and award bonuses.
Reviews of the Phillies new contract with Carlos Ruiz are mixed.
The Phillies are close to a contract agreement with catcher Carlos Ruiz, according to a report.
Tyler Cloyd (2-5) lasted just two batters into the fifth inning as the Washington Nationals roughed him up for five runs and 10 hits in an 11-2 rout.
Carlos Ruiz hit a tiebreaking RBI single, helping the Phillies edge the Washington Nationals 3-2 on Monday night.
After being swept by the Cardinals last night, the Phillies fifth loss in a row, it has become clear to many that general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. should be looking to sell at the July 31st trade deadline.
The three-time All-Star was 0-4 with three strikeouts Sunday in the Phillies 6-1 loss to the Dodgers.
Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz has been activated from the disabled list, and will be available for Tuesday night’s game against the Nationals.
Philadelphia Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz is headed to the 15-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring and first baseman Ryan Howard is day to day with a sore left knee.
Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz and first baseman Ryan Howard will have MRIs on Monday.
It’s not even mid-May and the buzzards are already circling, sniffing for scraps of what isn’t exactly a roadside carcass. Not yet anyway. The Phillies are faced with some trouble. There’s no questioning that. Just 32 games into 2013, the looming question glaring at Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro is when the sell-by date is for this team.
We’ll remember the 2013 draft, for a long time, as the draft that was dominated by linemen.
Ryan Howard snapped a seventh-inning tie with a pinch-hit double, Cole Hamels earned his first win of the season and the Philadelphia Phillies took advantage of a crucial Mets error to beat New York 5-1 on Sunday and finish a three-game sweep.
Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz is back in the lineup after serving a 25-game suspension for a positive amphetamine test.