One of the oldest franchises in baseball, the Philadelphia Phillies have only one World Series title, but have featured some incredible players. Billy Hamilton, Grover Cleveland Alexander, Richie Ashburn, Pete Rose, Mike Schmidt, Steve Carlton, Joe Morgan, Curt Schilling and Jim Thome have all played on the Phillies at one time or another. While the Phillies have underachieved for much of their history, all signs point to a Golden Age coming soon for the Fightin' Phils.
Lee's activation among Phils' roster moves
The Philadelphia Phillies officially activated left-hander Cliff Lee from the 60-day disabled list Monday and announced a number of other roster moves. The Phillies also activated infielder Reid Brignac (ankle) and catcher Wil Nieves (quadriceps) from the 15-day disabled list. Outfielder Tony Gwynn Jr. was designated for assignment, while infielder Cesar Hernandez was optioned to Triple-A Lehigh ...Philadelphia Phillies to begin testing metal detectors at Citizens Bank Park
Baseball fans attending Monday night's series opener between the Philadelphia Phillies and San Francisco Giants may experience a longer wait getting into Citizens Bank Park . Those fans who enter the stadium through the stadium's right field gate will be required to pass through a metal detector immediately before their tickets are scanned. They will also need to remove their cell phones ...Team Report - PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES
Subject of rumors, Phillies' Lee ready to return to actionPhiladelphia Phillies activate three players, including Cliff Lee
Lee is starting tonight against San Francisco after missing nine weeks because of an elbow strain.Adam Duvall, George Kontos help San Francisco Giants beat Philadelphia Phillies 7-4
Adam Duvall hit a two-run homer to spoil Cliff Lee's return from the disabled list and the San Francisco Giants beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-4 on Monday night.Report: Phillies more open to trading Lee than Hamels
The Philadelphia Phillies are more interested in trading left-hander Cliff Lee than fellow lefty Cole Hamels, according to CBSSports.com. One rival general manager said a deal is not possible now since Lee is sidelined with an elbow injury. Lee is 4-4 with a 3.18 ERA this season. The Phillies reportedly are asking a lot for Hamels, who is 3-5 with a 2.93 ERA.Phillies? Cliff Lee Is Set to Make First Start Since May Injury
Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Cliff Lee was activated from the team?s 60-day disabled list and will start tonight against the San Francisco Giants, showing his fitness as Major League Baseball?s trade deadline approaches.Report: Orioles-Phillies in Burnett trade talks
The Baltimore Orioles have been in trade talks with the Philadelphia Phillies about acquiring starting pitcher A.J. Burnett, according to Fox Sports. The Orioles entered Saturday with a four-game lead in the American League East but are looking to add a starting pitcher. Burnett's wife is a Maryland native and the couple lives there in the offseason. The right-hander has been linked to the ...Phillies activate Lee
Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Philadelphia Phillies have activated pitcher Cliff Lee from the 60-day disabled list to start Monday night's game against the San Francisco Giants.Duvall, Kontos help Giants beat Phillies
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two same-day call-ups helped the San Francisco Giants stay ahead of the Los Angeles Dodgers. Adam Duvall hit a two-run homer to spoil Cliff Lee's return from the disabled list and Giants beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-4 on Monday night. Hunter Pence had three ...
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The Philadelphia Phillies were actually known as the Blue Jays in 1943 and 1944.
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