The Yankees steamrolled the Rangers, 21-5. Here's a recap of Tuesday's action around baseball. Read More »
It's official: The Phillies traded closer Jonathan Papelbon to the Washington Nationals Tuesday night for Double A pitcher Nick Pivetta.
As Jonathan Papelbon was traded Tuesday night, the Phillies stayed hot with a 3-2 win over the Blue Jays, saved by new closer Ken Giles.
Did Cole Hamels' no-hitter bolster trade talks surrounding the Phillies' ace? "Not very much," general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said Tuesday.
Best of MLB: Yankees rout Rangers, 21-5 5h Comments (0)
Instant Replay: Phillies 3, Blue Jays 2 7h Comments (0)
With a 3-2 win over the Blue Jays Tuesday, the Phillies are 9-1 after the All-Star break, tying their best second-half start since 1970. Read More »
MLB Notes: Mejia suspended for year after positive drug test 10h Comments (0)
Some news and notes from around MLB, including Mets reliever Jenrry Mejia being suspended for 162 games for a second positive drug test. Read More »
Source: Jonathan Papelbon trade to Nationals being wrapped up 11h Comments (86)
The Phillies officially traded Jonathan Papelbon to the Washington Nationals on Tuesday night in exchange for Double A pitcher Nick Pivetta. Read More »
Papelbon not in clubhouse; Hamels won't pitch Thursday 13h Comments (43)
Jonathan Papelbon was not in the Phillies' clubhouse in Toronto three hours before game time Tuesday and it appears a trade with the Nationals is close. Read More »
Tonight's lineup: Hernandez stays at the top of the order 13h Comments (0)
Cesar Hernandez will bat leadoff for the fourth game in a row as the Phillies look to stay hot against the Blue Jays. Read More »