The New York Yankees have scheduled preseason exhibitions against the crosstown Mets and Philadelphia Phillies. The Yankees and Mets will play at Citi Field on Friday, July 18 and then at Yankee Stadium the following night. The Phillies will come to the Bronx and play the Bombers on July 20.
Posted: July 8, 2020, 12:10 am
Tuesday, general manager Matt Klentak announced Kingery and pitcher Tommy Hunter tested positive last month, while outfielder Mikie Mahtook tested positive upon intake testing in Philadelphia. Tuesday, Kingery opted to tell his story to NBC Sports Philadelphia, detailing a hellish month that began with a cough at his home in Phoenix. I tried to play it off but it didn’t go away,” he told NBC Sports of the symptoms that began on a Thursday.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 9:48 pm
Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Adam Haseley reported to camp Tuesday after waiting several days for clearance because the lab used by Major League Baseball didn’t return the results of his initial test for the coronavirus. Once we realized we weren’t going to get that result, we retested him and he tested negative,” Phillies general manager Matt Klentak said Tuesday. It’s going to be critical that the testing is done reliably and done quickly.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 9:17 pm
Some quick tidbits and analysis of the Miami Marlins’ 60-game schedule for the 2020 season, which was released Monday night. The Marlins open the season July 24 with a three-game road series against the Philadelphia Phillies.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 8:05 pm
The New York Yankees have scheduled preseason exhibitions against the crosstown Mets and Philadelphia Phillies. The Yankees and Mets will play at Citi Field on July 18 and then at Yankee Stadium the following night. The Phillies will come to the Bronx and play the Bombers on July 20.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 7:33 pm
After scouring the market for the most favorable odds, here’s my first round of player prop bets for the Summer of 2020: NL MVP Bryce Harper 20/1 at BetMGM Ronald Acuna Jr. is listed between 6/1 and 9/1, and Juan Soto is 9/1 to 11/1, depending on where you look. Bryce Harper is 13/1 to 20/1. Harper didn’t make the All-Star team last season, his first with the Phillies, but still put up very respectable numbers, including 35 home runs and 114 RBIs.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 5:55 pm
The Phillies want to get a deal done with J.T. Realmuto but both sides may be wise to wait until the season is over.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 1:57 pm
Outfielder Andrew McCutchen only spent a couple of months with the Yankees in 2018, but that was enough time to understand how antiquated the Yankees’ grooming policy is. As NJ.com’s Brendan Kuty notes, the Yankees don’t allow players to wear their hair past the collar of their jersey and their facial hair can’t extend beyond
Posted: July 7, 2020, 2:42 am
The Miami Marlins’ Opening Day opponent is the same. The venue, however, is different.
Posted: July 6, 2020, 10:15 pm
Phillies starter Zack Wheeler will reportedly miss two starts after his wife goes into labor to give birth to the couple’s first child later this month.
Posted: July 5, 2020, 8:34 pm
A look back at some of the greatest moments in sports history from July 5, including the Lakers acquiring Wilt Chamberlain from the 76ers.
Posted: July 5, 2020, 12:00 pm
AMERICAN FORK, Utah (AP) — A former Philadelphia Phillies pitcher and three others died in a plane crash in rural Utah.
Posted: July 5, 2020, 3:30 am
Tyson Brummett was one of four people killed after a plane he was piloting crashed in Utah on Friday morning.
Posted: July 4, 2020, 4:41 am
The NL East is a four-team race once again as the defending champion Washington Nationals race with the New York Mets, Atlanta Braves and Philadelphia Phillies.
Posted: July 3, 2020, 6:11 pm
Dan Koob reports.
Posted: July 3, 2020, 4:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Phillies have placed infielder Scott Kingery and pitchers Hector Neris, Ranger Suarez and Tommy Hunter on the 10-day injured list with no specified injuries.
Posted: July 3, 2020, 1:52 am
Some Philadelphia Phillies players may begin working out Wednesday before 2020 MLB Summer Camp officially starts.
Posted: July 1, 2020, 11:12 am