San Diego Padres
Jedd Gyorko is there to provide a solid bat in the lineup, and he could very well emerge as one of the league’s best offensive second baseman.
Cole Hamels was stellar on the mound in his return from a five-game suspension, working seven innings of one-run ball Sunday to help the Philadelphia Phillies beat the San Diego Padres 3-2.
Philadelphia was unable to generate anything offensively against Padres’ starter Anthony Bass, and the sloppy play in the field didn’t help as the Phillies lost to the Padres 6-1 on Sunday in the series finale.
Manager Charlie Manuel won’t even try to explain why the Philadelphia Phillies have won 13 straight games at Petco Park, the longest winning streak at any ballpark in club history and the longest active streak for any visiting club at any particular park.
About the only thing that came close to slowing down Vance Worley was when his goggles started fogging up in the seventh inning.
The team has signed veteran righthanded reliever Chad Qualls to a one-year deal worth $1.15 million.
Aaron Harang outpitched Cliff Lee, Chris Denorfia stole home and the San Diego Padres beat the Philadelphia Phillies for the first time in more than a year, 5-4 on Monday.
Roy Halladay bounced back from his shortest stint of the season to strike out eight in eight innings and lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 5-3 win over the San Diego Padres on Sunday.
Cole Hamels tossed eight dominant innings and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the San Diego Padres for the eighth straight time, 3-1 on Friday night.
At least 29 people at the ballpark had to be treated for a heat related illness.
Roy Halladay tied his career high with 14 strikeouts and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the San Diego Padres 3-1 on Sunday, coming within one out of their third shutout during a four-game sweep.
Ryan Howard hit a two-run, opposite-field double to left field with two outs in the 11th inning and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the San Diego Padres 4-2 on Saturday night.
By Joseph Santoliquito This column wrote itself about 11 p.m. Sunday night when the Houston Astros touched down into Philly. The Astros arrived and whatever team that happened to inhabit the Phillies’ uniforms that ran […]