Four Phillies pitchers, led by Cole Hamels, combined on a no-hitter in the Phillies' 7-0 win over the Atlanta Braves Monday afternoon.
Marlon Byrd and the bullpen have been bright spots for the Phillies this season, so it was fitting they got to share in Monday's no-hitter against the Braves.
1dIn case you missed it, here are the top Phillies stories from Aug. 25-31.
1dWith September in the on-deck circle, here are a couple players to watch in the final weeks of the season and beyond.
2dMarlon Byrd is not in the Phillies' lineup for Sunday's series finale against the Mets. Grady Sizemore will play right field and bat fifth.
2dBartolo Colon had manhandled the Phillies this season, so on Saturday, they adjusted and it paid off in a 7-2 win over the Mets.
2dJarred Cosart pitched seven effective innings, and the Miami Marlins beat the Atlanta Braves. Here's a recap of Saturday's action around baseball.
2dThe Phillies put up five runs in the sixth inning Saturday night, blowing open a close game for a 7-2 win over the Mets.
2dSunday marks the final day of August, which is also the waiver trade deadline. Who will be on the Phillies come Sept. 1, when rosters expand to 40?
Their win over the Mariners on Aug. 20 improved the Phils to 6-11 this season in interleague play.