Latest Andrew McCutchen News

Phillies lose left fielder Jay Bruce to right oblique strain

Jul. 16, 2019 9:10 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Phillies left fielder Jay Bruce left Tuesday night's game against the Dodgers in the third inning with a right oblique strain. Bruce appeared to get hurt on a checked swing. He grabbed his side and departed after a trainer came out to see him. The Phillies already lost two of their...

Nola's pitching, Bruce's power lead Phillies over Mets 8-3

Jul. 7, 2019 5:52 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Nola, Jay Bruce and the Philadelphia Phillies see plenty of reasons why they can play even better after the All-Star Game. The Mets? Well, they say there's always hope. Nola held the Mets hitless into the sixth inning, Bruce homered twice and the Phillies quieted New York with an 8-3...

LEADING OFF: Big Papi recovering, Kingery blossoming

Jun. 12, 2019 9:23 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: BIG PAPI'S RECOVERY David Ortiz remained in intensive care at a Boston hospital Tuesday night, recovering from the bullet fired into his back at a bar in the Dominican Republic on Sunday night. Police are investigating what aspect of the national hero's life...

LEADING OFF: Big Papi recovering, Kingery blossoming

Jun. 11, 2019 11:00 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Wednesday: BIG PAPI'S RECOVERY David Ortiz remained in intensive care at a Boston hospital Tuesday night, recovering from the bullet fired into his back at a bar in the Dominican Republic on Sunday night. Police are investigating what aspect of the national hero's life...

How Kimbrel, Keuchel can help their new teams

Jun. 10, 2019 3:11 AM EDT

Craig Kimbrel and Dallas Keuchel finally have jobs, and each also has a chance to affect the playoff race in the National League. It was no surprise they both ended up with contenders. Kimbrel signed with the Chicago Cubs, Keuchel with the Atlanta Braves. If the season ended now, those teams would be in the...

Haseley's first hit lifts scrambling Phils over Padres 7-5

Jun. 5, 2019 11:54 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Adam Haseley and Andrew McCutchen shared a quiet moment in the Philadelphia clubhouse on Wednesday. The 23-year-old Heasley made his big league debut a day earlier because of McCutchen's season-ending knee injury. "He said congrats," Haseley recalled. I'm just excited to be here, but it's...

LEADING OFF: Nelson back, Sale slumps, Cutch out, umps hurt

Jun. 5, 2019 2:52 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: WELCOME BACK Jimmy Nelson makes his long-awaited return to a big league mound when he starts for Milwaukee against Miami at Miller Park. The right-hander hasn't pitched in the majors since Sept. 8, 2017, when he injured his pitching shoulder diving back to first...

Bruce hits slam, 2-run HR to lift Phillies over Padres 9-6

Jun. 5, 2019 2:22 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The "Bruuuce" chant in the Phillies clubhouse came from Andrew McCutchen, leaning on crutches hours after learning he'd torn his ACL. Count the 2013 NL MVP among those glad Philadelphia made its move for another outfielder over the weekend. Jay Bruce hit a grand slam and a two-run homer,...

Phillies outfielder McCutchen has torn ACL, out for season

Jun. 4, 2019 8:58 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Andrew McCutchen tore his ACL in a rundown and will miss the rest of the season, causing the NL East-leading Philadelphia Phillies to again reshuffle their outfield. McCutchen hurt his left knee during Monday night's game against San Diego and an MRI revealed the injury. "It's not the news...

Machado's grand slam carries Padres over Harper's Phillies

Jun. 4, 2019 2:26 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Manny Machado drove a high fly ball to right field and all Bryce Harper could do was turn, run to the wall and watch it sail over his head into the home run deck at Petco Park. Machado's grand slam carried the San Diego Padres to an 8-2 victory against the NL East-leading Philadelphia...