Categories Archives: Philadelphia

Inbox: Could Phillies use 6-man rotation?

Suppose the Phillies come out of Spring Training with six, seven or eight starters pitching well. What are the chances they go with a six-man rotation to start the season? — Steven V., West Chester, Pa. First, the Phils would love to have a problem

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Billy Joel returning to Citizens Bank Park

PHILADELPHIA — Billy Joel is returning to Citizens Bank Park in 2017. The Phillies and Live Nation announced Thursday that Joel will perform Sept. 9, when the Phillies are in Washington playing the Nationals. It will be the fourth consecutive year J

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Phils interested in free agents Moss, Saunders

PHILADELPHIA — The Phillies just might find another hitter before Spring Training. Sources told MLB.com on Tuesday that the Phillies remain interested in and have maintained contact with free-agent outfielders Brandon Moss and Michael Saunders. The

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Offense key to Phils’ chances of leap in 2017

PHILADELPHIA — The Phillies improved eight games in the standings from 2015 to ’16, but is it possible to make a similar jump next year? Anything is possible, but the Phillies must make considerable improvements to challenge for a .500 record

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