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Former No. 1 pick Mark Appel reaches majors with Phillies

Jun. 25, 2022 11:30 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Mark Appel is a big league ballplayer nine years after he was selected No. 1 overall in the amateur draft. Appel has been promoted by the Philadelphia Phillies. The right-hander, who turns 31 on July 15, went 5-0 with a 1.61 ERA in 19 appearances for Triple-A...

Padres win on Austin Nola's RBI single off brother Aaron

Jun. 25, 2022 01:38 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Austin Nola lofted an opposite-field RBI single to right off his younger brother Aaron, turned toward the San Diego Padres' dugout and raised his right fist. That was the extent of the emotion in the brotherly showdown. Aaron Nola went right back to...

Schwarber, Realmuto go deep vs Musgrove in Phils' 6-2 win

Jun. 24, 2022 01:19 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Big swings by Kyle Schwarber and J.T. Realmuto of the Philadelphia Phillies put an end to Joe Musgrove's unbeaten start to 2022. Schwarber hit a two-run homer and Realmuto added a three-run shot later in the sixth inning for the Phillies, who handed Musgrove his...

Rangers beat Phillies for 9th time in row with 4-2 victory

Jun. 23, 2022 09:21 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — While the Texas Rangers struck out 14 times overall, they made Zack Wheeler throw a lot of pitches, took advantage of an error and beat the Philadelphia Phillies again. Brad Miller hit a two-run single against his former team, with two outs after an error...

LEADING OFF: Astros vs Yanks, Musgrove returns to face Phils

Jun. 23, 2022 03:03 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ BATTLE IN THE BRONX American League powerhouses square off when Aaron Judge and the New York Yankees host Yordan Álvarez and the Houston Astros in the opener of a highly anticipated four-game...

LEADING OFF: Harper healing, Ohtani on mound, Anderson 8-0

Jun. 22, 2022 02:38 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: ___ BACK FROM BLISTER? Philadelphia slugger Bryce Harper could return to the lineup for the finale of a two-game series at Texas after an infected blister on his left index finger sidelined him for...

Lowe, Heim homer off Gibson as Pérez, Rangers beat Phils 7-0

Jun. 22, 2022 00:05 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Kyle Gibson enjoyed his return to Texas. He thought he pitched well. A couple of former teammates kept the right-hander from getting a win to go with it. Nathaniel Lowe and Jonah Heim hit consecutive homers off Gibson, Martín Pérez went six...

Rays trying to stay afloat as injuries hurt offense

Jun. 20, 2022 02:48 AM EDT

The Tampa Bay Rays came into the season with Wander Franco at shortstop, Brandon Lowe at second base and Mike Zunino behind the plate. With that kind of strength up the middle, a third straight AL East title seemed like a real possibility. Now all three of those players are injured,...

Soto's homer helps Nats slow Phillies, avoid 5-game sweep

Jun. 19, 2022 16:38 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Juan Soto hit a three-run homer and the Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-3 Sunday to avoid a five-game sweep. Washington ended an eight-game skid and snapped Philadelphia's seven-game road winning streak. The Phillies haven't...

Hoskins' pinch-hit in 10th, Phils top Nats; 15 W in 17 games

Jun. 18, 2022 21:19 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pinch-hitter Rhys Hoskins singled home the go-ahead run in the 10th inning and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Washington Nationals 2-1 Saturday for their 15th win in 17 games. The Phillies are a season-high five games over .500 and 14-2 since firing former...