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LEADING OFF: Yelich crunching Cards, Sale slump, deGrom OK?

Apr. 22, 2019 2:06 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: DON'T PITCH TO HIM NL MVP Christian Yelich gets yet another chance to feast on St. Louis pitching when the Brewers visit Busch Stadium. The teams have already played seven times this season — Yelich has eight home runs and 19 RBIs in those matchups, going...

Gray, Rockies beat Phillies 4-1 for 6th win in 7 games

Apr. 21, 2019 8:44 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Jon Gray found a way to dispense with all the traffic on the bases. Pitching out of trouble when he had to, Gray threw six scoreless innings, Tony Wolters had a two-run double and the Colorado Rockies beat the Philadelphia Phillies 4-1 Sunday for their sixth win in seven games. "I'm just...

Phillies get HRs from Harper, McCutchen to beat Rockies 8-5

Apr. 21, 2019 2:18 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Phil Gosselin grew up winning imaginary games for the Philadelphia Phillies. When his chance came as a major leaguer, the hometown kid came through. Gosselin hit a three-run double that put Philadelphia ahead for good, and the Phillies got homers from Bryce Harper and Andrew McCutchen in...

Blackmon's 2-run HR in 12th lifts Rockies past Phillies 4-3

Apr. 20, 2019 3:19 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — With one final swing, Charlie Blackmon went from worrying about a game-ending strikeout to celebrating a game-winning home run. Blackmon hit a two-out, two-run home run in the 12th inning, and the Colorado Rockies beat Philadelphia 4-3 on Friday night in a game that saw two Phillies players...

McMahon homers twice, Rockies beat Phillies 6-2

Apr. 19, 2019 1:26 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Ryan McMahon couldn't hit a home run while working his way back from the injured list. He had no trouble going deep in his first game back in the lineup. McMahon homered twice and had five RBIs and Kyle Freeland pitched six scoreless innings as the Colorado Rockies beat the Philadelphia...

Arrieta pitches into 9th, Phillies hold off Mets 3-2

Apr. 17, 2019 4:57 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jake Arrieta looks like an ace again. Arrieta pitched neatly into the ninth inning, Scott Kingery and Cesar Hernandez hit solo homers and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the New York Mets 3-2 Wednesday. Hector Neris blew a 95 mph fastball past Keon Broxton with a 3-2 count and the bases...

Kingery, Realmuto pace Phillies in 14-3 win over Mets

Apr. 16, 2019 11:20 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Scott Kingery is earning more playing time with every hit. Kingery and J.T. Realmuto each had three hits and five RBIs, helping the Philadelphia Phillies cruise to a 14-3 victory over the New York Mets on Tuesday night. Kingery and Maikel Franco hit three-run homers and Realmuto had a...

2026 MLB All-Star Game will be in Philadelphia

Apr. 16, 2019 4:21 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Baseball's 2026 All-Star Game will be played in Philadelphia to mark the 250th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence. Commissioner Rob Manfred made the announcement Tuesday at Independence Hall with a cast of All-Stars past and present on stage behind him. Phillies Hall of...

Lagares' heads-up baserunning helps Mets top Phils 7-6 in 11

Apr. 16, 2019 12:49 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Once he got the ball, Edwin Diaz made sure he finished. Juan Lagares scored from second base on Michael Conforto's hard grounder to first in the 11th inning, and Diaz struck out the 3-4-5 batters to preserve the New York Mets' 7-6 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on a blustery...

Segura homers in 14th, Phillies top Marlins 3-1

Apr. 14, 2019 6:54 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Jean Segura was merely trying to get the ball in the air far enough to drive home Andrew McCutchen from third. He did a little better. Segura's two-run homer off the struggling Wei-Yin Chen in the 14th inning put Philadelphia on top, and the Phillies beat the Miami Marlins 3-1 on Sunday in the...