| Aug 25, 2014
The Eagles appear to be in good hands, but the Phillies clearly need help. Here are the next 10 things they should do as they pave the way for rebuilding: 1. Fire Ruben Amaro and hire a bright young general......
| Aug 6, 2014
| 6:39 AM
Freddy Galvis opened the 2014 season on the Phillies roster, the third consecutive season he began the season in a major league uniform.
A month later in early May, after a brutal 2-for-42 start at the plate, the 24-year-old utility infielder was sent...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 7:00 AM
As expected, it was not David Buchanan who took the mound for the IronPigs in this morning’s Camp Day matinee against Durham at Coca-Cola Park.
Instead, the starting assignment went to Jeff Manship.
“That’s Triple-A baseball,”...
| Aug 1, 2014
The skies above FirstEnergy Stadium will once again be lit up in historical fashion when the Reading Fightin Phils present “Mega Blast 2: The Largest Fireworks Show in Stadium History”, on Saturday, Aug. 16th. Mega Blast 2 will take place...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 8:07 PM
Cam Perkins ran back to the left-field wall in an attempt to track down a Josmil Pinto fly ball in the top of the fifth inning of Friday night's game.
The IronPigs outfielder didn't get there in time and the ball bounced off the middle of the wall where...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:40 PM
Lehigh Valley was six outs away from making franchise history.
Instead, the IronPigs equaled their second-largest comeback in their seven-year existence by scoring eight runs on eight hits.
Maikel Franco, who had a costly error earlier in the game,...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 3:46 PM
Nine days from now, the Phillies' roster could look vastly different.
Or, it could look much as it does now.
Either way, Ryne Sandberg isn't losing any sleep worrying about what might happen as the July 31 trading deadline approaches.
| Jul 13, 2014
| 5:33 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Heading into the final game before the All-Star break, the Phillies hoped to shake off Saturday night's extra-inning loss and win their sixth game in seven attempts.
To achieve that, Philadelphia would need starter Kyle Kendrick...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 11:54 AM
ATLANTA - The prize of the pitching market this July, David Price, plays for a team enjoying its best run of the season. There are no guarantees that Tampa Bay will deal Price, and that steers all focus toward Cliff Lee.
He will pitch tonight for the...
| May 24, 2014
| 4:23 PM
David Buchanan is set to make his major league debut Saturday afternoon. (Chris Knight/Special to The Morning Call) David Buchanan is making his major league debut Saturday, but first, the Phillies needed to create a roster spot for him. They did that...
| May 31, 2014
| 7:16 PM
Tyler Henson has played third base, second base, left field, right field, center field and taken grounders at shortstop.
The 26-year-old, who also is Lehigh Valley's emergency catcher, was the first IronPig to warm up his bat during frigid April playing...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 6:17 PM
Steve Susdorf weakly started this season with just two hits in his first 13 at-bats.
The Lehigh Valley IronPigs outfielder saw no reason for alarm. Early April weather for the opening series in Pawtucket was more representative of a New England Patriots...