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Hoskins HR sparks Phillies over Mets before key Atlanta trip

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Rhys Hoskins became the seventh-fastest player to hit 50 career home runs and the Philadelphia Phillies kept pace in the NL East race with a 4-0 victory over the New York Mets on W...

Alfaro's HR overshadows Matz's big night; Phillies top Mets

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jorge Alfaro hit a go-ahead, three-run homer in the sixth inning and the Philadelphia Phillies rallied past the New York Mets 5-2 on Tuesday night to boost their faint playoff hope...

Kid stuff: Mets rout Phillies 8-2 in Little League Classic

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Amed Rosario had three hits and drove in three runs, and the New York Mets went from cheering on players in the Little League World Series to impressing the youngsters in an 8...

Cabrera's 2-run HR in 8th lifts Phillies to sweep of Marlins

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Asdrubal Cabrera hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the eighth inning and the surging Philadelphia Phillies completed a four-game sweep of the Miami Marlins with a 5-3 victory on S...

Desmond, Anderson help Rockies beat Phillies 7-2, end slide

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ian Desmond hit a two-run homer in a five-run fourth inning, Tyler Anderson pitched seven strong innings and the Colorado Rockies routed the Philadelphia Phillies 7-2 on Wednesday ...

Eflin fans 9, Phillies down Brewers 4-3 to snap 4-game skid

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Zach Eflin tied his career high with nine strikeouts over six innings and the Philadelphia Phillies snapped a four-game losing streak by holding off the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3 on Su...

Braun homers twice, Brewers bust out against Phillies 12-4

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ryan Braun homered twice and drove in five runs, and the Milwaukee Brewers busted out of an offensive funk to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 12-4 on Friday night and snap a three-g...

Conforto's 9th-inning HR lifts Mets over Neris, Phils 3-1

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Michael Conforto hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning off Phillies closer Hector Neris and the New York Mets rallied to beat Philadelphia 3-1 on Friday night. ...

Struggling Jason Vargas to skip next start with Mets

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The New York Mets will skip struggling left-hander Jason Vargas' next turn in the rotation on Tuesday. Manager Mickey Callaway said Friday that Vargas will instea...

Velasquez, Santana lead Phillies past whiffing Giants 6-3

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Vince Velasquez recovered from a slow start to strike out 12 in six innings, Carlos Santana hit a three-run homer and the Philadelphia Phillies rallied past the San Francisco Giant...

Acuna, fellow Braves youngsters romp over Phillies 10-1

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ronald Acuna Jr. doubled twice and reached base four times to cap a successful first week in the majors, and the Atlanta Braves cruised with a new lineup to a 10-1 victory over the...

76ers rout Mavericks 109-97, win 14th in row, tie club mark

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown acknowledged that after he told his players and the media before the season began that the goal was to make the playoffs, it "wasn't well recei...

Claude Giroux's OT goal lifts Flyers over Bruins 4-3

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Claude Giroux scored his second goal with 1:21 left in overtime and the Philadelphia Flyers recovered from blowing a late lead, beating the Boston Bruins 4-3 Sunday to inch closer ...

Ben Simmons has triple-double, 76ers beat Timberwolves

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ben Simmons had a triple-double, Joel Embiid dazzled while getting the better of Karl-Anthony Towns, and the Philadelphia 76ers inched closer to their first playoff berth in six ye...

Patrik Laine's 40th goal not enough, Flyers top Jets 2-1

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Claude Giroux and Andrew MacDonald scored in the second period and the Philadelphia Flyers overcame Patrik Laine's 40th goal of the season in a 2-1 victory over the Winnipeg Jets o...