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  • 092712 - Martin Prado and Jason Heyward cross the plate during game against the Marlins (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
    NL Wild Card standings for Friday (Video)
    The final weekend of the MLB season is here, and the playoff scene is starting to take shape. With Wednesday being the final day of the season, teams are battling for a shot at the one-game Wild Card playoff. Below is a recap of how the NL Wild...
  • Cliff Lee
    Cause for concern? Phillies pitcher Cliff Lee experiencing abdominal soreness
    Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Cliff Lee has been experiencing some abdominal soreness, which stopped him from throwing a scheduled bullpen session on Thursday.General manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said that he did not have any worries about Lee, calling...
  • Cole Hamels
    Philadelphia Phillies sign SP Cole Hamels to one-year, $15 million deal
    The Philadelphia Phillies have agreed to a one-year, $15 million deal on All-Star pitcher Cole Hamels, avoiding arbitration.The deal includes a number of incentives. Hamels collects $100,000 if he wins MVP, $250,000 for the Cy Young award, $100...
  • Hanley Ramirez, Florida Marlins
    Fantasy baseball update: Hanley Ramirez finally starts to turn around season
    One of the first players taken in almost every fantasy baseball draft was Florida Marlins shortstop Hanley Ramirez. To reward fantasy baseball owners for their faith, Ramirez has hit .236 on the season with seven home runs and 31 RBIs. At least...
  • Zack Cozart, Cincinnati Reds
    Fantasy baseball update: Cincinnati Reds recall Zack Cozart and start him
    The Cincinnati Reds recalled shortstop prospect Zack Cozart on Thursday from Triple-A Louisville. With the move, Cozart is immediately someone to look at for fantasy baseball lineups.Zack Cozart got the start at shortstop and batted seventh in...
  • Ryan Braun
    Braun leads National League in All-Star votes
    Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun is the National League leader in votes for the Major League Baseball's 82nd All-Star Game, Tuesday July 12 at Chase Field in Phoenix, Ariz.Braun, with 1,588,342 as of Wednesday, has started the last...
  • Shaun Marcum
    Marcum gets share of NL Player of the Week Award
    Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher Shaun Marcumreceived the National League Player of the Week Award along with fellow starter Daniel Hudson of the Arizona Diamondbacks for their performances last week to May 22 the MLB Network announced.Marcum...
  • Luis Castillo
    Should the Phillies have kept second baseman Luis Castillo?
    On March 21st, the Philadelphia Phillies signed second baseman Luis Castillo to a minor league deal, in an attempt at replacing injured All-Star second baseman Chase Utley, who had been ruled out for an undisclosed amount of time with knee...
  • Scott Podsednik
    Phillies sign former stolen base champ Scott Podsednik to minor league deal
    The Philadelphia Phillies have signed outfielder Scott Podsednik to a minor league deal, reports FOX Sports writer Ken Rosenthal.Podsednik, 35, broke into the major leagues in 2001 with the Seattle Mariners.In 2003, he finished second in National...
  • Pedro Feliz
    Former Phillies World Series hero signs with Atlantic League
    Philly.com reports that Pedro Feliz, the former Phillies third baseman who played with the team from 2008 to 2009, has signed with the Camden Riversharks of the independent Atlantic League.Feliz was a non-roster invitee to spring training with the...
  • Cliff Lee
    Is Cliff Lee worth his enormous contract?
    In December of 2010, the Philadelphia Phillies shocked the baseball world with arguably the biggest free agent signing of the offseason. For the second time in three seasons, Cliff Lee joined the Philadelphia Phillies.His contract was a five-year...
  • Ryan Howard
    Ranking the five biggest home runs in the career of Ryan Howard
    With his 260th career home run against the Atlanta Braves on Saturday night, Philadelphia Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard moved past left fielder Del Ennis into second place on the franchise's career list.In honor of Howard's historic...
  • David Wright hits home run off Florida Marlins' pitcher Josh Johnson in his first at bat of season.
    Marlins drop season opener to the Mets 7-1
    The Marlins got off to a slow start losing their first game to the Mets 7-1 in a sloppy game that culminated in three Marlins errors. Josh Johnson, who was previously 7-0 against the Mets, had four runs and five hits in over five and a half...