The Phillies defeated the Rays 5-4 in Spring Training action on Sunday.
There is going to be some nasty weather in the Northeast leading up to Thanksgiving. Snow, rain, and sleet will cover most of the region, making holiday travel difficult.
Though the Phillies have clear holes in their every day lineup, their starting rotation is a work in progress as well. The Phillies could be attempting to fill out their rotation with another ace.+
Galvis, who hadn’t played an inning in the outfield in six professional seasons, made his first start of spring training in left field, a position where the Phillies do not have a set opening-day starter.
Philadelphia left-hander was asked to elaborate about his final season with the Washington Nationals, Lannan couldn’t hide his frustration. He said the experience changed him.
Evan Longoria hit a two-run double Friday, helping the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Philadelphia Phillies 3-2 despite a rough outing for AL Cy Young Award winner David Price.
A report says two recent Phillies hires are related to BJ Upton.
After rainout, Phillies and Rays will play a day-night, split-admission doubleheader on Sunday, with the first game starting at 1:05 p.m. and the second at 6:35 p.m.
The Tampa Bay Rays have acquired outfielder Rich Thompson from the Philadelphia Phillies for minor league outfielder Kyle Hudson.