Jerome Williams became the first pitcher Saturday to beat one team three times with three different teams in the Phillies' 3-0 win over the A's.
Freddy Galvis' two-run homer in the seventh inning sparked the Phillies to a 3-0 win over the Athletics on Saturday at O.co Coliseum.
The Phillies struggles on their 10-game road trip extended to Oakland on Friday night with a 3-1 loss to the Athletics.
3yWhile there are people that believe spring training games are meaningless, Monday's matchup between the Phils and Astros had everything from an unknown making a name for himself to a brush back from Cole Hamels. By Jim Salisbury
3yPhillies closer Brad Lidge says he has bicep tendinitis, but the team is downplaying the severity of the injury. By John R. Finger and Jim Salisbury
3yThe disasters in Japan are continents away, but Phillies pitcher Roy Oswalt can identify with the devastation. By Jim Salisbury
3yRelief prospect Mike Stutes threw three hitless innings against the AL Central champion Twins Sunday. By John R. Finger
3ySo far, there have been no setbacks in the rehabilitation of second baseman Chase Utley, general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said Saturday. By John R. Finger
3yAs was expected, the Phillies officially announced that general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. had been signed to a four-year contract extension on Saturday. By John R. Finger
3yWhile the Phillies' starting rotation has been grabbing headlines, the five starters have been talking plenty, just not about baseball. By John R. Finger
Their win over the Mariners on Aug. 20 improved the Phils to 6-11 this season in interleague play.