Phillies Acquire Pitcher Charlie Morton From PiratesThe Philadelphia Phillies added depth to their starting rotation on Saturday, acquiring right-hander Charlie Morton from the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for minor league pitcher David Whitehead.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | October 8Chris reviewed the news that Vice-President Joe Biden, himself, leaked the story that his son's dying wish was for him to run for President and the controversy surrounding ESPN's Jessica Mendoza calling a Major League Baseball playoff game. He also talked to Senator Pat Toomey at 8:20 about the introduction of the Thin Blue Line Act.
Phils Swept By Pirates After 1-0 Loss In 11 InningsAn error led to the Phillies losing again in Pittsburgh Sunday, 1-0 in extra innings.
Phillies Lose To Pirates 1-0 In 13 InningsStarling Marte's single in the bottom of the 13th drove in Chris Stewart and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Philadelphia Phillies 1-0 Friday night.
Revere's Homer Lifts Phillies To 7-5 Win Over PiratesBen Revere hit a two-run homer with two outs in the ninth inning to lift the Philadelphia Phillies over the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-5 on Friday night.
Phillies Rally To Beat Pirates 3-2Philadelphia left-hander Cole Hamels allowed Jordy Mercer's two-run home run in the third inning and the Phillies rallied in the sixth to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 on Wednesday.
Antonio Bastardo Traded To The Pirates The Phillies have traded left-handed pitcher Antonio Bastardo to the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for minor league left-hander Joely Rodriguez, Senior Vice President & General Manager Ruben Amaro Jr. announced Wednesday.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Wild-Card Teams Dominating MLB PostseasonThe Royals and Giants, both wild-card teams, could each make the World Series. The top MLB regular-season teams are out, again. Is this good for baseball?
Playoff Pinch Hits: National League Dominated Lately By Exclusive GroupThe high-spending Cardinals, Giants and Phillies have won the last six National League pennants. The Cardinals or Giants will win it again in 2014.
Bumgarner, Giants Silence Pirates 8-0 To Advance San Francisco will face NL East champion Washington in the NL Division Series on Friday.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Giants And Pirates Like It's 1971 All Over Again?The Giants and Pirates meet in the playoffs for the first time since 1971. Winner of the National League Wild Card game moves on to the Division Series.
Phillies Fall To Pirates, 6-3Andrew 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.