Jeter Hurt, Young Stars As Tigers Win ALCS Opener he Detroit Tigers took the lead on Delmon Young's ringing double in the 12th inning. Then came the blow that really staggered the New York Yankees.
Playoff Home Runs By Ibanez, Werth Add Insult To Injury For Phillies FansCrushed dreams are abundant in South Philadelphia, but watching Raul Ibanez and Jayson Werth hit game winning home runs for other teams is particularly tough to swallow for these fans.
Ibanez Hits For A-Rod, Homers Twice In Yankees WinRaul Ibanez homered in the ninth, then again in the 12th, rallying New York to a stunning 3-2 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday night for a 2-1 lead in their best-of-five series.
AP Source: Ibanez Agrees To $1.1M Deal With Yanks A person familiar with the negotiations says Raul Ibanez and the New York Yankees have agreed to a $1.1 million, one-year contract.
Where Will Roy Oswalt and Raul Ibanez Land?Where will Roy Oswalt and Raul Ibanez land?
Phillies Ponder Future After Falling Way ShortAn all-or-nothing season in which only a World Series title would be considered a success turned out to be an abysmal failure. The Phillies didn't even make it out of the first round of the NL playoffs.
Phillies Win, 4-2, As Braves' Slide ContinuesThe Atlanta Braves took another wrenching loss in their September swoon, squandering an early two-run lead against Cliff Lee as the playoff-bound Philadelphia Phillies rallied for a 4-2 victory Monday night.
Phillies Drop 5th Straight, 7-5 To Washington Danny Espinosa and Wilson Ramos each hit two-run home runs to help the Washington Nationals beat Philadelphia 7-5 on Wednesday, sending the NL East-champion Phillies to their season-worst fifth straight loss.
Vance Worley Impressive As Shane Victorino, Phillies Top Mets 9-4 Vance Worley threw seven impressive innings, John Mayberry Jr. and Shane Victorino hit homers and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the New York Mets 9-4 on Tuesday night.
Phillies Let Another One Slip Away, Lose To Nationals In Extra InningsIan Desmond hit a tying homer with two outs in the ninth inning, then Jonny Gomes was hit by a pitch from Brad Lidge with the bases loaded in the 10th on Sunday, giving the Washington Nationals an unlikely 5-4 win over the Philadelphia Phillies.
Kendrick, Howard Power Phillies Over Rockies, 5-0.Kyle Kendrick tossed eight sparkling innings, Ryan Howard homered twice and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Colorado Rockies 5-0 on Tuesday night.