August 12, 2009 |
Mike Spidale and Neil Sellers each drove in a run in the top of the ninth as the Reading Phillies topped the Trenton Thunder, 6-5, in the Eastern League last night. The Phillies had to survive a two-run Trenton ninth, however, generated largely by a pair of Reading errors after two were out. Reading starter Michael Stutes gave up just one earned run in seven innings while striking out six. Trenton's Edwardo Nunez went 3 for 5 with a run scored and an RBI. Louisville 2, Lehigh Valley 1 ALLENTOWN - Drew Stubbs' RBI double in the seventh gave the Bats the win over the IronPigs in the International League.
April 4, 2012
A SPRING that has had more than its share of sour notes ended with a nice surprise. The Phillies announced after Tuesday night's game that lefthanded reliever Joe Savery had made the roster. Though he pitched in four games as a call-up last September, making the club out of the gate represents another step in Savery's career. The Phillies drafted Savery as a first baseman in the 2007 first round. "He's a good story," manager Charlie Manuel said. "He's come a long way. " Veterans Scott Podsednik, Hector Luna and Raul Valdes did not make the club.
April 6, 2012
Here are the salaries for the 2012 Phillies: Cliff Lee, $21,500,000 Roy Halladay, 20,000,000 dl-Ryan Howard, 20,000,000 dl-Chase Utley, 15,285,714 Cole Hamels, 15,000,000 Jonathan Papelbon, 11,000,058 Jimmy Rollins, 11,000,000 Joe Blanton, 10,500,000 Hunter Pence, 10,400,000 Shane Victorino, 9,500,000 Placido Polanco, 6,416,667 Ty Wigginton, 4,000,000 Carlos Ruiz, 3,700,000 ...
May 16, 2012 |
Nearly every time Doc Halladay pitched at Citizens Bank Park last year and the year before that, he was wildly cheered from the centerfield Bud Lite Rooftop by Doc's Patients — guys in matching hospital gowns frantically miming defibrillator resuscitation on each other to celebrate every strikeout. Phillies fans hadn't seen such loyal devotion to a pitcher since the legendary Wolf Pack — the eight Wood brothers plus four first cousins — showed up in wolf masks, dancing and howling at the Vet a decade ago to celebrate Randy Wolf's outings.
July 23, 2010 |
INDIANPOLIS - Brandon Duckworth struck out 11 batters in 52/3 innings to lead the Lehigh Valley IronPigs past the Indianapolis Indians, 3-2, in the International League on Thursday. Michael Stutes, Antonio Bastardo and Scott Mathieson struck out five more. ALTOONA, Pa. - Adam Warren gave up two runs in seven innings to lead the Thunder in the Eastern League. READING - Harold Garcia and Kevin Mahar homered in support of four-hit pitching by Drew Naylor as the Phillies beat the Aeros in the Eastern League.
August 29, 2008 |
Brandon Watson and Mike Cervenak each had two RBIs as the Lehigh Valley IronPigs defeated the Syracuse Chiefs, 4-3, in the International League last night. Steve Green got the win in relief of starter Travis Minix, even though he allowed a run in his inning of work. Watson's two-run single in the fourth provided the winning runs. The completion of a suspended game originally begun in Syracuse followed, with the Chiefs designated as the home team in the completion. FIRST GAME Syracuse0002100 -340 Lehigh Valley002200x -461 WP: Steve Green (5-1)
September 3, 2009 |
Portland scored four runs in the sixth inning en route to a 5-3 win over the Trenton Thunder last night in the Eastern League. Trenton's loss, coupled with New Britain's win over Reading, dropped the Thunder two games behind New Britain for second place in the Northern Division with five games remaining in the regular season. New Britain 11, Reading 6 NEW BRITAIN, Conn. - Whitney Robbins was 3 for 4 with a double and four RBIs as the Rock Cats stayed in the EL North playoff race.
June 18, 2009 |
Andy Tracy knocked in two runs with a double during a four-run rally in the 11th as the Lehigh Valley IronPigs beat the Durham Bulls, 4-0, yesterday in the International League. Lehigh Valley starter Kyle Kendrick tossed four-hit ball over six innings. Bowie 4, Reading 1 BOWIE, Md. - Brian Matusz allowed only an unearned run in six innings to lead the Baysox over the Phillies in the Eastern League. Connecticut 7, Trenton 4 TRENTON - Mike Mooney's three-run homer in the second inning propelled the Defenders past the Thunder in the Eastern League.
June 13, 2009 |
The Harrisburg Senators used the shutout pitching of Carlos Martinez to take an 11-0 victory over the Reading Phillies in an Eastern League contest. Luke Montz's grand slam in the seventh inning was the big blow for the visitors. Trenton 1, Binghamton 0 TRENTON - Ivan Nova pitched eight scoreless innings as the Thunder edged the Mets in an Eastern League game. Lakewood 5, Lake County 2 EAST LAKE, OH. - Winning pitcher Jesus Sanchez gave up four hits in six innings for the Blue Claws in the South Atlantic League game.
July 9, 2009 |
Andrew Carpenter gave up only two hits in seven shutout innings while striking out nine as the Lehigh Valley IronPigs beat the Pawtucket Red Sox, 12-0, in the International League last night. Akron 4, Reading 0 AKRON, Ohio - Josh Tomlin gave up three hits in seven innings as the Aeros beat the Phillies in the Eastern League. Lakewood 9, Kannapolis 6 KANNAPOLIS, N.C. - Zach Collier's two-run single capped a three-run ninth as the BlueClaws beat the Intimidators in the South Atlantic League.