7/28/2015 | Giles overcomes nerves for save in new role
Less than an hour after the Phillies announced they had traded Jonathan Papelbon and cash considerations to the Nationals for Double-A right-hander Nick Pivetta, Ken Giles picked up the save in a 3-2 victory over the Blue Jays at Rogers Centre.
7/28/2015 | Tulo in Toronto: Newcomer to debut vs. Phillies
Troy Tulowitzki will make his much-anticipated Toronto debut when the Blue Jays and Phillies wrap a two-game series at Rogers Centre on Wednesday.
7/28/2015 | Phillies slug past Blue Jays for comeback win
Ken Giles settled into his newly minted role as closer on Tuesday, helping the Phillies seal a 3-2 win over the Blue Jays at Rogers Centre.
7/28/2015 | Phillies listening to multiple teams on Hamels
Jonathan Papelbon is headed to the Nationals, but what about Cole Hamels? Sources told MLB.com on Tuesday that Hamels is expected to be traded before Friday's 4 p.m. ET non-waiver Trade Deadline, although nothing is imminent. But the Phillies moved Hamels' scheduled start from Thursday to Friday, which erases any risk of a freak injury and allows the acquiring team to pitch him almost immediately.
7/28/2015 | Phillies acquire Pivetta from Nats for Papelbon
The Phillies announced Tuesday night they had traded Papelbon and cash considerations to the Nationals for Double-A right-hander Nick Pivetta, ending Papelbon's tumultuous Phillies career without the trips to the postseason he expected when he signed a four-year, $50 million contract in November 2011. MLBPipeline.com ranks Pivetta as the Phillies' No. 10 prospect.
7/28/2015 | Phillies Minor League review, July 20-26
Phillies Minor League review, July 20-26
7/28/2015 | Nats land All-Star closer Papelbon from Phillies
The Nationals acquired Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon on Tuesday night in exchange for prospect Nick Pivetta, the team announced. The Nats also agreed to terms with Papelbon for next season.
7/27/2015 | Market heating up for Hamels, Papelbon
Cole Hamels and Jonathan Papelbon could have their wishes granted before the end of the week. Momentum continues toward to built trades for both the Phillies' ace and closer before Friday's non-waiver Trade Deadline.
7/27/2015 | CarGo, Hamels share NL's weekly honor
One outstanding position player and one outstanding pitcher -- Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez and Phillies starter Cole Hamels -- have been named National League Co-Player of the Week after their performances last week.
7/26/2015 | Phillies break out, collect 21 XBHs in series
The Phillies entered this weekend's three-game series against the Cubs at Wrigley Field ranked 26th in baseball with just 242 extra-base hits. But they had 21 in the series against Chicago, including a season-high eight Saturday and again Sunday in an 11-5 victory.
7/26/2015 | Nola follows Hamels with first career victory
Cole Hamels got a bottle of Dom Perignon as a gift for pitching Saturday's no-hitter against the Cubs. Aaron Nola got Sunday's game ball after an 11-5 victory at Wrigley Field.
7/26/2015 | Phils, Blue Jays set to open short Interleague set
If the Blue Jays decide to make a serious push for Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon they will have the opportunity to see him up close and personal beginning Tuesday night in a two-game series at Rogers Centre.
7/26/2015 | Trade talks for Hamels heating up
The feeling around baseball is Cole Hamels finally will be dealt, but will anybody else? The Cubs, Blue Jays and Nationals have been pursuing closer Jonathan Papelbon, and Ben Revere, Jeff Francoeur and Chase Utley have been receiving interest.
7/26/2015 | Hamels celebrates, 'can't dwell' on achievement
Cole Hamels celebrated his no-hitter Saturday night with family and friends, but the once-in-a-lifetime moment still had not sunk in Sunday morning.
7/26/2015 | Phillies put on offensive show in Nola's first W
Maikel Franco and Ryan Howard each hit two-run homers and Domonic Brown had four RBIs to back Aaron Nola, who picked up his first big league win in his second career start as the Phillies romped, 11-5, over the Cubs at Wrigley Field. Chicago hit three homers in the loss.
7/25/2015 | Herrera saves Hamels with 2 memorable grabs
Phillies center fielder Odubel Herrera turned and ran hard toward the ivy-covered wall in center field in the ninth inning Saturday at Wrigley Field. Cole Hamels needed just one more out for the first no-hitter of his career.
7/25/2015 | Ruiz ties MLB mark for catching no-hitters
The logic seemed simple enough to Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz. For eight innings, he had worn his sunglasses, and for eight innings, Cole Hamels had not given up a hit. But as the sun hid behind the third-base stands and the shade fell over home plate, Ruiz took off his glasses before beginning the ninth.
7/25/2015 | Did you know: Hamels' no-hitter
From picking up the first no-hitter at Wrigley Field in nearly a half-century to having now tossed both a solo and combined no-hitter, Cole Hamels made plenty of history in what could be one of his final starts in a Phillies uniform.
7/25/2015 | Hamels' no-no intriguing piece of trade puzzle
His full name is Colbert Michael Hamels, and, honestly, the Colbert Report, of late, had not been especially flattering.
7/25/2015 | Still a Phillie, Hamels shows value in no-no
Cole Hamels had 41,683 fans on their feet Saturday evening at Wrigley Field, where he threw the 13th no-hitter in Phillies history in a 5-0 victory over the Cubs. He walked two batters and struck out 13 in a thoroughly dominant performance that comes just six days before Friday's non-waiver Trade Deadline.
7/25/2015 | Cubs, Blue Jays and Nats pursuing Papelbon
Jonathan Papelbon swore he made no sales pitch to Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein and general manager Jed Hoyer when he chatted with them Friday afternoon at Wrigley Field. Either way, Chicago is interesting in him, along with Toronto and Washington.
7/25/2015 | Brown still getting a look during rough stretch
The Domonic Brown assessment continued Saturday afternoon at Wrigley Field, but "his leash isn't as long as it used to be," according to general manager Ruben Amaro Jr.
7/25/2015 | Nola follows up debut against Hammel, Cubs
Phillies rookie Aaron Nola is set to make his second career start when he takes on the Cubs in a bid for the sweep in Sunday's series finale. This time, he's hoping for some run support to come out on top against Jason Hammel.
7/25/2015 | Stone Cole: Hamels no-hits Cubs
If this was Cole Hamels' last start with the Phillies, it was a beauty. A prime target for teams looking for starting pitching prior to Friday's non-waiver Trade Deadline, the left-hander threw a no-hitter in the Phillies' 5-0 victory over the Cubs on Saturday.
7/24/2015 | Papelbon saves No. 17 in potential audition
Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon almost looked like a salesman Friday at Wrigley Field, chatting up Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein and general manager Jed Hoyer hours before he earned his 17th save in 17 opportunities in a 5-3 victory over Chicago.
More Results >