San Francisco Giants
Cincinnati’s ace is out of action. His replacement let the Reds down on Wednesday. Now, they are turning to Mat Latos — their biggest offseason addition — to avoid an unprecedented playoff meltdown.
Hardly able to get a hit, the San Francisco Giants used a misplayed grounder to prolong their NL playoff series.
It’s Hunter Pence bobblehead night at the Phillies tonight. One problem: the Phils traded Pence last month.
Jimmy Rollins hit an RBI single to lift the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-3 victory over the San Francisco Giants in 12 innings Sunday.
All-Star pitchers Cole Hamels and Matt Cain hit homers in the same inning, and Gregor Blanco drove in the tiebreaking run with a drag bunt single in the 10th to lead the San Francisco Giants to a 6-5 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday.
After a 4-2 roadtrip through Denver and Los Angeles, the Phillies are back home Friday night to open a six-game homestand with the first of three against the San Francisco Giants.
Cliff Lee threw 10 innings of shutout ball, but the Phillies offense didn’t produce a run and Philadelphia lost to the Giants 1-0 in 11 innings.
The Philadelphia Phillies had the chance to build a nice lead in the first inning just the way they did against Tim Lincecum a night earlier.
Roy Halladay walked Aubrey Huff in the fifth inning on a close inside pitch, caught the ball from catcher Carlos Ruiz and stared at home plate umpire Marty Foster for several seconds.
Ryan, who was 9 years old at the time but has since turned 10, was visiting from Philadelphia with his family and had just left a baseball game between the San Francisco Giants and Philadelphia Phillies at the ballpark.
Charlie Manuel thinks Pat Burrell may join the Giants front office.
Walter White says his grandson, Ryan, was transferred to CHOP on Monday and appears to be making progress.
The Phillies will be without Placido Polanco when they open a three-game series against the Dodgers in Los Angeles on Monday. The All-Star third baseman is back in Philadelphia where he will undergo an MRI on his sore left hip.
Tim Lincecum was sharp and the San Francisco Giants ended Philadelphia’s season-high nine-game winning streak, tagging Roy Oswalt and beating the Phillies 3-1 on Sunday.
A Philadelphia boy is in critical condition after being struck by a hit and run driver while leaving the Phillies-Giants game in San Francisco Thursday evening.