Ryan Howard homered for the second straight day, and rookie Aaron Nola got his first major league win.
Hamels threw the first no-hitter at Wrigley Field since 1972.
Phillies ace Cole Hamels struck out 13 and walked two.
The Phillies’ closer has made his hopes to be traded known.
Jeff Francoeur hit a two-run homer with two outs in the 10th inning.
Jerome Williams opposes Jon Lester this afternoon at Wrigley Field.
Hamels is still owed $84 million through 2018, counting the $6 million buyout in 2019.
Philadelphia is an abysmal 26-48 this season.
Papelbon has a 1.13 ERA and 0.92 WHIP this season.
The Cubs have previously been floated as a potential trade partner.
As much as we think of the Cubs’ future, we still don’t really know much at all.
The high-spending Cardinals, Giants and Phillies have won the last six National League pennants. The Cardinals or Giants will win it again in 2014.
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Travis Wood pitched hitless ball into the sixth inning and the Chicago Cubs beat the Philadelphia Phillies 3-0 Sunday to win a road series for the first time this season.
Jimmy Rollins singled in the fifth to pass Hall of Famer Mike Schmidt to become the Phillies’ hits leader and Domonic Brown capped the inning with a three-run homer, leading Philadelphi to a 7-4 win over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.
Ryan Kalish hit a two-run double and an RBI triple and the Chicago Cubs beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-3 on Sunday to avoid a sweep.
Chase Utley went 3-for-3 and homered for the second day in a row, and Cliff Lee pitched seven scoreless innings to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 2-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.
It’s a big day for the Chicago Cubs, and as long as the rain holds off this afternoon, the weather won’t wash away fans’ excitement for the team’s home opener, and the start of a yearlong commemoration of the 100th anniversary of Wrigley Field.
Darin Ruf is too good of a hitter not to play. The Phillies just need a place for him in the lineup.