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8/19/2014 | Ruf looking to prove worth as everyday option

Right-handed-hitting Darin Ruf continues to make strides at the plate, but it hasn't translated into more than a platoon and pinch-hit role for the 28-year-old.

8/19/2014 | Matter of time: Cano thanks Bowa with watch

On Monday, Robinson Cano surprised Phillies bench coach Larry Bowa by sending over a new Rolex watch to the former Yankees infield coach as a quiet thank you for helping him as a youngster when he was first breaking into the Majors.

8/19/2014 | Burnett ponders future after setback for Phils

A.J. Burnett struck out nine in 7 2/3 innings on Tuesday, but his problems with walks continued and the offense was held silent by Hisashi Iwakuma in a 5-2 loss to the Mariners.

8/19/2014 | Blanco goes deep as Rollins gets break

Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg felt he needed to give Jimmy Rollins "a little break" on Monday, so the shortstop did not play in a 4-1 victory over the Mariners at Citizens Bank Park.

8/18/2014 | Iwakuma set to lead Mariners against Phillies

The Phillies and Mariners square off in the second game of the three-game Interleague series, with Seattle's Hisashi Iwakuma facing Philadelphia's A.J. Burnett on Tuesday.

8/18/2014 | Williams' solid outing lifts Phillies past Mariners

Jerome Williams threw seven innings of one-run ball and Andres Blanco hit a three-run homer to power Philadelphia to a 4-1 victory and halt the streaking Mariners on Monday night at Citizens Bank Park.

8/18/2014 | Mayberry set to begin rehab assignment at Triple-A

Outfielder John Mayberry Jr., on the 15-day disabled list with inflammation in his left wrist, will begin a Minor League rehab assignment with Triple-A Lehigh Valley on Tuesday.

8/17/2014 | Even hobbled, Revere contending for batting title

Based on the grimaces on his face, Phillies center fielder Ben Revere is playing with plenty of pain these days. His surgically repaired right ankle is causing him fits. But he's still managing a run at the National League batting title.

8/17/2014 | Panik confirmed safe after Phillies' challenge

The Phillies lost a replay challenge in the eighth inning Sunday at AT&T Park. Giants second baseman Joe Panik tried to take the extra base on a single and was called safe, but Jimmy Rollins thought his tag beat him to the bag. Umpires reviewing the play confirmed the call.

8/17/2014 | Phillies can't take advantage vs. Lincecum

The Phillies chased Tim Lincecum from the mound after just five innings Sunday at AT&T Park. But Lincecum left with a one-run lead and the Phillies lost, 5-2.

8/17/2014 | Kendrick expresses regret for storming off field

Phillies right-hander Kyle Kendrick apologized to Ryne Sandberg early Sunday morning at AT&T Park for almost leaving the mound before his manager arrived during a pitching change in the sixth inning Saturday.

8/17/2014 | Phillies happy to get Valentin from Dodgers

The Phillies hope Jesmuel Valentin is one of two quality players to join the organization following the Roberto Hernandez trade with the Dodgers. The Phillies acquired him Saturday as the first player to be named in the deal.

8/17/2014 | Biddle strains quad in return to Reading

Phillies pitching prospect Jesse Biddle strained his right quadriceps in Saturday's start with Double-A Reading.

8/17/2014 | Elias to rejoin Mariners for opener vs. Phillies

Roenis Elias returns to the big leagues Monday when the Mariners open a three-game Interleague series against the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park. The Phillies will answer with right-hander Jerome Williams.

8/16/2014 | Phils acquire 2B prospect as part of Hernandez deal

The Phillies announced Saturday evening they acquired Class A second baseman Jesmuel Valentin from the Dodgers as the first of two players to be named in the Roberto Hernandez trade.

8/16/2014 | Howard keeps up hot hitting vs. SF's Hudson

One sure bet in baseball Saturday had Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard in the lineup against Giants right-hander Tim Hudson. Howard hits Hudson. Always has.

8/16/2014 | After strong start, Kendrick, Phils let lead slip away

Kyle Kendrick settled down after giving up a first-inning homer, but he was pulled in the sixth, as the Giants came back from a four-run deficit to tie the game and later win, 6-5, at AT&T Park on Saturday afternoon. Kendrick was charged with four runs (three earned), thanks in part to some faulty defense behind him.

8/16/2014 | Top prospect Crawford still sidelined with ankle sprain

Class A Advanced Clearwater shortstop J.P. Crawford has not played since Monday because of a sprained left ankle.

8/16/2014 | Giants, Lincecum look to hold on to WC spot

Since a slew of brilliant starts toward the beginning of July, Tim Lincecum hasn't had his vintage touch. With the Giants a half-game ahead of the Pirates for the second NL Wild Card spot, Sunday afternoon at AT&T Park would be a perfect time for him to get it back. But Lincecum and the Giants will have to get by Phillies rookie right-hander David Buchanan.

8/16/2014 | Asche comes up big as Phillies win in 10th

Cody Asche offered a glimpse of what the Phillies think he can be Friday night in a 5-3 victory over the Giants in 10 innings at AT&T Park.

8/15/2014 | Replay confirms Rollins caught stealing by Giants

The Phillies lost a replay challenge in the fourth inning Friday night at AT&T Park. Jimmy Rollins was caught stealing third base, and replay officials in New York confirmed the call.

8/15/2014 | Kendrick, Hudson both seeking turnaround starts

Phillies right-hander Kyle Kendrick, who faces the Giants on Saturday, has been struggling for the better part of three months, and he is running out of time to correct his struggles. Kendrick's opponent, Tim Hudson, has been going through a relative rough patch, and the Giants have lost seven out of his last 10 starts.

8/15/2014 | Phillies could have interest in retaining Sizemore

Grady Sizemore has played well, maybe better than expected, since he joined the Phillies in July. But does he have a future in the organization?

8/15/2014 | Mayberry still dealing with sore left wrist

Phillies outfielder John Mayberry Jr. is getting a little closer to rejoining the team. He has been on the 15-day disabled list since July 21 with inflammation in his left wrist. But Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg also said Mayberry "keeps getting slowed up a little bit" following his workouts.

8/15/2014 | Phillies trying to determine Ruf's ceiling

Darin Ruf, who started in left field Friday against Giants left-hander Madison Bumgarner, has been in lineup purgatory lately. The Phillies say the need to see more of Ruf, but he hasn't played much as the organization says it is trying to win as many games as possible.

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