The Phillies look to bounce back in San Diego and snap a three-game losing streak with Cole Hamels pitching in his hometown.
A.J. Burnett suffered his MLB-leading 17th defeat in the Phillies' 5-4 loss in San Diego, which also guaranteed the club's second straight losing season.
Tony Gwynn Jr. made an emotional return to his hometown of San Diego, his first trip back since his Hall of Fame father passed away tragically in June.
1wSame category as Mike Schmidt and Scott Rolen? I'd take it.
1wWe recap Tuesday's top MLB action, including the Tigers beating the Royals to pull into a tie atop the AL Central.
1wMaikel Franco and Freddy Galvis were key in the Phillies' 4-3 win over the Pirates on Tuesday and provided a glimmer of hope for the team's future.
1wThe Phillies got enough pitching and a clutch hit from Maikel Franco to claim a 4-3 win over the Pirates on Tuesday night.
1wA clarification and guidelines of the new home-plate collision rules were sent to all 30 MLB teams on Tuesday.
1wJimmy Rollins is day to day with a strained hamstring, which boosted Maikel Franco in the Phillies' lineup.
1wMaikel Franco will make his fifth start Tuesday night and his first at the top of the order, batting second for the Phils against Pirates RHP Edinson Volquez.
Their win over the Mariners on Aug. 20 improved the Phils to 6-11 this season in interleague play.