PHILADELPHIA, PA - AUGUST 18: Pitcher Jerome Williams #31 of the Philadelphia Phillies throws a pitch in the top of the first inning against the Seattle Mariners on August 18, 2014 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Phillies Agree To Extension With Pitcher Jerome Williams

The 32-year-old went 4-2 with a 2.83 ERA in nine starts for the Phillies after being claimed off waivers from the Texas Rangers on August 10.


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Burnett Hints At Retirement, Will “Probably Not” Pitch Next Season

A.J. Burnett contemplates retirement after his fifth straight loss Tuesday.



Temple’s Hockenberry Ready To Climb Phillies’ Ladder

New Phillies pitcher and Temple graduate, Matt Hockenberry, talks to Matt Leon.


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Cliff Lee Not Cleared To Throw Yet, Likely To Be Reevaluated Again Wednesday

Phillies starting pitcher Cliff Lee, who was placed on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday with a left elbow strain, was reevaluated on Monday. Lee still has pain and was not cleared to throw.


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Phillies Sign Free Agent Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez

The Philadelphia Phillies have signed free agent right-handed pitcher Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez, Senior Vice President & General Manager Ruben Amaro Jr. announced Friday.


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Papelbon Would Rather Be Somewhere Else Than ‘Put Up With This Year After Year’

Jonathan Papelbon says he’d rather be traded than put up with the way the Phillies have played.


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Biddle’s Light Shining Bright For AA Reading

It’s pretty rare in baseball that a majority of fans are familiar with a player from the day he is drafted out of high school. Usually, even when a player is selected high up, his progress isn’t closely followed until he is on the cusp of making the big leagues.



Sports Verdict: Who Is The Best Pitcher In Baseball? Clay Buchholz Vs. Clayton Kershaw

Both Clayton Kershaw and Clay Buchholz find themselves off to absolutely electric starts in the 2013 season. So begs the question, which of them is the best?


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Stutes Could Prove To Be Key Bullpen Piece For Phillies

Mike Stutes is back in the Phillies bullpen, and could be a key to their success moving forward.


Cincinnati Reds v Chicago Cubs

Phillies Sign Carlos Zambrano

The Phillies have signed pitcher Carlos Zambrano to a minor-leauge contract.


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Roy Halladay Will Have Arthroscopic Surgery

Roy Halladay is going to have arthroscopic surgery on his right shoulder, to clean up a frayed labrum and a bone spur found in an MRI. There is no timeline for his surgery or return.


Toronto Blue Jays v Tampa Bay Rays

JA Happ Doing Well, Blue Jays Expect Wednesday Release From Hospital

Former Phillies pitcher JA Happ is ‘responsive’ and ‘doing well’ after being hit in the head with a line drive Tuesday night.


New York Mets v Philadelphia Phillies

Roy Halladay Has The Look Of A Shot Fighter

After another poor outing, Roy Halladay doesn’t have the look of a pitcher who is figuring it out.


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Report: Phillies Sign Chad Durbin

A report says the Phillies have signed Chad Durbin to a one-year deal.


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Hamels Out With Gastrointestinal Illness, Tyler Cloyd To Start

The Phillies have announced that Cole Hamels will miss his start tonight against the Mets, and will be replaced on the mound by Tyler Cloyd.