For the second time in the three days since Carlos Ruiz joined the Dodgers, the team faced a left-handed starter. This time, Ruiz was on the bench. When the Dodgers traded A.J. Ellis to the Philadelphia Phillies for Ruiz last week, they said Ruiz could help win games against left-handers. Ruiz...
The Los Angeles Dodgers have acquired Carlos Ruiz from the Philadelphia Phillies in exchange for A.J. Ellis, the teams announced on Thursday.
Wilmer Flores launched a grand slam, Asdrubal Cabrera homered from both sides of the plate and even Bartolo Colon had two helpful hits while pitching the New York Mets to a 9-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday night.
In a baffling move, the Los Angeles Dodgers traded away Clayton Kershaw’s personal catcher, A.J. Ellis (as well as a pitching prospect and player to be named later) in exchange for Carlos Ruiz of the Philadelphia Phillies. Ellis was drafted by the Dodgers in 2003, and has spent his entire nine-season career in the majors with the Dodgers. Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Dodgers announced Thursday they traded catcher A.J. Ellis, minor league right-hander Tommy Bergjans and a player to be named later or cash to the Philadelphia Phillies for Carlos Ruiz. ESPN.com's Jayson Stark reported...Show More Summary
Tommy Joseph and Cesar Hernandez homered to back Jerod Eickhoff, and the struggling Philadelphia Phillies beat the Chicago White Sox 5-3 on Wednesday night.
Jose Abreu homered for a third straight game, Carlos Rodon threw 6 2/3 scoreless innings and the Chicago White Sox beat the slumping Philadelphia Phillies 9-1 on Tuesday night.
A sleepy Wednesday afternoon at Dodger Stadium morphed into a more troubling affair as the Dodgers bullpen faltered and Corey Seager got smoked hit on the wrist by a fastball in the team’s 6-2 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies. In the seventh inning, holding a one-run lead, Scott Kazmir started...
Mike Leake pitched seven strong innings and hit a two-run single and the St. Louis Cardinals homered four times Sunday to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-0.
Cesar Hernandez homered, doubled and singled, and Jeremy Hellickson pitched seven strong innings in the Philadelphia Phillies' 4-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday night.
Randal Grichuk homered early, then hit an RBI double in the 11th inning that sent the St. Louis Cardinals over the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 Friday night for their fifth straight win.
In the most significant sign of progress in weeks for Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw, the three-time Cy Young Award winner will meet the team in Cincinnati with the hope of ramping up his activity as he attempts to return from a herniated disk in his back. The news heightened the team’s spirits after...
Philadelphia Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard and Washington Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman were cleared of wrongdoing in Major League Baseball's investigation into their possible use of performance-enhancing drugs, prompted by an Al Jazeera report.
Maikel Franco hit a go-ahead two-run home run in the seventh inning and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-4 on Thursday night.
The Philadelphia Phillies traded Chase Utley to the Dodgers almost exactly one year ago. Utley spent 12 seasons in Philly, winning a World Series ring and making the all-star team six times. He is nearly as synonymous with the Phillies as Jimmy Rollins, and he played his first game in Philly as a visitor this evening. It went perfectly. Read more...
Jimmy Paredes singled, doubled, homered and drove in three runs and the Philadelphia Phillies held on to complete a three-game sweep of the Colorado Rockies with a 7-6 victory Sunday.
Maikel Franco hit a three-run homer, then later was in the middle of a testy exchange that led to the benches clearing and a pair of ejections as the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Colorado Rockies 6-3 Saturday night.
I grew up just outside of Philadelphia, the kind of rabid Phillies fan who had a life-size Pat Burrell poster on wall of the bedroom that my sister and I shared for so many years that we ended up telling two-dimensional Pat all our deepest secrets. Show More Summary
Howie Kendrick, Yasmani Grandal and Justin Turner homered, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-3 on Tuesday night to tie the San Francisco Giants atop the NL West.
Tuesday, August 9 New York Yankees at Boston Red Sox (MLBN 7 pm) Local Broadcast [alt: Indians at Nats] Wednesday, August 10 Philadelphia Phillies at Los Angeles Dodgers (MLBN 3 pm) Local Broadcast Cleveland Indians at Washington Nationals...Show More Summary