Andrew McCutchen hit the first inside-the-park home run of his career and the Pittsburgh Pirates protected their lead in the NL wild-card race, beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-3 Wednesday night.
Chris discussed the release of the new Apple iPhones and smart watch. He talked to Pam Cornworth from the Ronald McDonald House in Delaware at 6:20, LaSalle Professor William Weaver at 7:00, Author of ‘Reefer Sanity,’ Kevin Sabet at 7:20, Philadelphia Magazine’s Tom McGrath at 8:00, and Phillies Manager Ryne Sandberg at 8:20.
Freddy Galvis homered, doubled and scored the go-ahead run after an infield single and a stolen base. Justin De Fratus (3-1) pitched a scoreless inning for the win. Jonathan Papelbon finished for his 36th save in 39 chances.
Kyle Kendrick allowed only three hits in seven scoreless innings, Carlos Ruiz homered and drove in two runs, and the Philadelphia Phillies shut out the struggling Atlanta Braves 4-0 on Tuesday night.
The Phillies have traded outfielder John Mayberry Jr. to the Toronto Blue Jays for a minor league infielder.
The Phillies couldn’t escape last place in the NL East Sunday after losing 6-5 to the New York Mets.
Marlon Byrd homered, Ryan Howard drove in three runs and the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the New York Mets 7-2 on Saturday night.
Mayor Michael Nutter made the surprise announcement Sunday during a homecoming celebration for the team at Love Park.
Jimmy Rollins homered and Jerome Williams tossed eight strong innings to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 7-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday.
The Philadelphia Phillies announced on Sunday that the Taney Dragons will be honored during a special pregame tribute Wednesday night at Citizen’s Bank Park.
Matt Carpenter hit a sacrifice fly in the 12th inning, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals over the Philadelphia Phillies 6-5 on Saturday night.
The Philadelphia Phillies have announced the passing of team owner, Sara “Sally” Buck.
Chris reviews the news media coverage of the upheaval in Ferguson, Missouri, the beheading of an American journalist by ISIS in Iraq, and the latest edition of Drunk History. He talks to Photographer WIll Steacy at 7:20 and Phillies Manager Ryne Sandberg at 8:20.
Michael Morse got three hits and scored twice as the San Francisco Giants won consecutive home games for the first time in over two months, beating the Philadelphia Phillies 5-2 on Sunday.
Gregor Blanco hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the eighth inning, helping the San Francisco Giants rally for a 6-5 victory over the Phillies Saturday.