Philadelphia Phillies

PHILADELPHIA, PA - SEPTEMBER 17: Chase Utley #26 of the Philadelphia Phillies celebrates with teammates after a win over the the Miami Marlins 6-4 at Citizens Bank Park on September 17, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Phillies GM: Chase Utley ‘Very Likely’ To Stay In Philadelphia

The Cubs are among those who have expressed interest in Utley on the trade market.

CBS Chicago–08/18/2015

Philadelphia's Cesar Hernandez  steals second base. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Phillies Beat Cubs 11-5 For Series Sweep

Ryan Howard homered for the second straight day, and rookie Aaron Nola got his first major league win.

CBS Chicago–07/26/2015

Cole Hamels, center, is congratulated by teammates after throwing a no-hitter against the Cubs. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Emma: Cole Hamels Was Simply Special In No-Hitter

Hamels threw the first no-hitter at Wrigley Field since 1972.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2015

Phillies left-hander Cole Hamels. (Getty Images)

Phillies’ Hamels Pitches 1st No-Hitter Against Cubs In 50 Years

Phillies ace Cole Hamels struck out 13 and walked two.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2015

Jonathan Papelbon.   (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Cubs Should Pitch For Jonathan Papelbon

The Phillies’ closer has made his hopes to be traded known.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2015

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (Getty Images)

Phillies Rally Late To Beat Cubs, 5-3

Jeff Francoeur hit a two-run homer with two outs in the 10th inning.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2015

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (Getty Images)

Preview: Phillies-Cubs

Jerome Williams opposes Jon Lester this afternoon at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2015

Cole Hamels. (Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Report: Cubs Were In Attendance To Scout Cole Hamels On Sunday

Hamels is still owed $84 million through 2018, counting the $6 million buyout in 2019.

CBS Chicago–07/20/2015

Ryne Sandberg. (Getty Images)

Ryne Sandberg Resigns As Phillies Manager

Philadelphia is an abysmal 26-48 this season.


Jonathan Papelbon. (Getty Images)

Report: Cubs Showing Interest In Phillies Closer Jonathan Papelbon

Papelbon has a 1.13 ERA and 0.92 WHIP this season.

CBS Chicago–06/11/2015

Cole Hamels. (Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Cole Hamels Wants To Play For A Contender

The Cubs have previously been floated as a potential trade partner.

CBS Chicago–02/19/2015

Cole Hamels. (Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Wisch: For Cubs, Acquiring Cole Hamels Is A Loaded Issue

As much as we think of the Cubs’ future, we still don’t really know much at all.

CBS Chicago–11/07/2014

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 07: Matt Adams #32 of the St. Louis Cardinals hits a three run home run in the seventh inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game Four of the National League Divison Series at Busch Stadium on October 7, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: National League Dominated Lately By Exclusive Group

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.


(Photo Credit: Getty Images/Ed Zurga)

7 Great Fan Catches Using A Hat

Here are seven great fan catches using a hat.


PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.


Travis Wood throws a pitch in the bottom of the first inning against the Philadelphia Phillies.  (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Wood Pitches Cubs Past Phillies 3-0

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.


Chase Utley hits a solo home run against the Cubs.  (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Cubs Fall To Phillies 7-4

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 hits a two-RBI double against the Philadelphia Phillies.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Kalish And Cubs Rip Phillies 8-3

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  turns a double play in front of teammate Jimmy Rollins  as Emilio Bonifacio slides. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cubs Shutout By Phillies 2-0

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.


Wrigley Field's scoreboard.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Gray Day Won’t Dampen Cubs’ Spirits At Home Opener

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.