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.
6dFreddy Galvis remains in the Phillies' lineup a night after going 3 for 3 with a homer and three runs scored, but Maikel Franco is absent.
6dShortstop J.P. Crawford and reliever Luis Garcia were named Paul Owens Award winners, which go to the Phillies' top minor-league position player and pitcher.
6dIt's a matchup of redemption at Citizens Bank Park Tuesday night as previously left-for-dead pitchers Jerome Williams and Vance Worley square off.
6dSame 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.
Their win over the Mariners on Aug. 20 improved the Phils to 6-11 this season in interleague play.