The Phillies will not pick up the option on reliever Mike Adams, the team announced Thursday, and expect word on A.J. Burnett's future soon.
Alex Rodriguez is back with the New York Yankees following his year-long suspension.
10hPhish performed Queen's "We Are The Champions" in San Francisco immediately following the Giants victory.
20hBehind Madison Bumgarner, who finished the job after a historically dominant postseason, the Giants beat the Royals 3-2 to win Game 7 of the World Series and their third title in five years.
21hCurt Schilling has reached a tentative agreement to settle financial claims in the 38 Studios bankruptcy case in Delaware.
23hPhiladelphia Mayor Michael Nutter is joining a campaign to get former Phillies slugger Dick Allen elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame.
1dWhy does Carlos Ruiz have a bunch of kittens in a catcher's mitt? Because it's National Cat Day, obvs.
1dColbert went in on PA politics and of course had to include a Phantic mention alongside a "cheesesteak-humping Benjamin Franklin."
1dThe Kansas City Royals battered the San Francisco Giants 10-0 Tuesday night to force a decisive Game 7 in the World Series.
Their win over the Mariners on Aug. 20 improved the Phils to 6-11 this season in interleague play.