Phillies top Atlanta, 1-0

For the second straight game, the Phillies received a top-notch performance from their starting pitcher. This day, however, the Phillies did not let it go to waste. Ben Revere slapped a RBI single up the middle off Alex Wood — who had been fantastic up that point — in the eighth to plate Domonic Brown, which ended up being the game-winning run in a 1-0 Phillies win Thursday...
Via Pro Sports Daily
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Revere’s 8th Inning Single Helps Phillies Avoid Sweep

Ben Revere singled home Domonic Brown in the eighth inning for the only run of the afternoon, giving the Phillies a 1-0 win to narrowly avoid a sweep by the Atlanta Braves. Burnett Solid Despite Hernia  -Burnett began the outing looking a bit rusty, yet still induced five groundball outs over the first two innings. That’s exactly what the Phillies paid for when they brought Burnett...
Via Phillies Nation
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Phillies' Ben Revere not in lineup for 3rd straight game

According to Todd Zolecki of Ben Revere is not in the lineup for the third consecutive game due to sore ribs.Although it is known that Revere is dealing with rib issues, general manager Ruben Amaro said, “I think he’s OK to play. Tony (Gwynn) is playing good.  (Ryno) is playing the hot hand, I guess.”Amaro, on Revere, who is nursing sore ribs: "I think he...
Via Sports Injury Alert
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Gameday 12: Phillies vs Marlins

Philadelphia Phillies (5-6) vs Miami Marlins (5-7)  Starting Pitchers: PHI: RHP Kyle Kendrick vs. FLA: RHP Henderson Alvarez Time: 1:35 TV: TCN Weather: Clear skies, low 70′s Media: Twitter and Facebook A Note for Today: Prior to the game, relief pitcher Justin De Fratus was optioned to Triple-A Lehigh Valley, and Luis Garcia was called up. Garcia could just be up for today...
Via Phillies Nation
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Phillies Outfielder Ben Revere Makes Ridiculous Diving Catch (Video)

With the Philadelphia Phillies leading 3-2 in the second inning on Wednesday, Milwaukee Brewers second baseman Ryan Gennett lofted a soft flare into shallow center field that looked like a sure base hit. Enter Ben Revere. The speedy Phillies outfielder covered an absurd amount of ground and made a full-extension dive to rob Gennett of a base hit in what might be the catch of the...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Ben Revere Is Making Insane Diving Catches Again

Your browser does not support iframes. Ben Revere won over plenty of fans last season thanks to some ridiculous glove work, and he’s back with more of the same already this season. It’s very early, but we may not see a catch as good as the one Revere made in centerfield off the bat of the Brewers’ Scooter Gennett last night. Just ridiculous. [MLB] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Ben Revere goes all out on incredible diving catch

Many if not most diving catch top plays are bunk. Phillies center fielder Ben Revere's Superman catch, robbing Brewer Scooter Gennett of a hit, is not one of them.Your browser does not support iframes.Wow. Wasn't enough, Milwaukee goes on to the 9-4 win. Follow us on Twitter, Subscribe by Email, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return Home
Via Bob's Blitz
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Phillies' Ben Revere lays out for incredible catch (VIDEO)

Ben Revere has been criticized for his defense of late but, after the Phillies outfielder made this insane catch of a Scooter Gennet liner, he might have put all that talk under him — literally.Revere covers so much ground on this play — most of it in the  air — that he seems to be flying.Your browser does not support iframes.
Via The Other Paper
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Ben Revere Makes Incredible Diving Catch, Face Plants Hard

Ben Revere made an amazing diving catch on Wednesday night, likely robbing Scooter Gennett of a double. After making the catch, Revere face planted hard into the ground, but still held onto the ball remarkably. The former Minnesota Twin centerfielder is having a pretty good year so far, hitting .303 with 5 stolen bases. [@cjzero] The post Ben Revere Makes Incredible Diving Catch...
Via Diehardsport
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Phillies Only Unbeaten Team in MLB...Or Should Be

The Phillies could be looking at a 5-0 record right now, with the opportunity to complete their second sweep of the season with a victory today over the Cubs.  Of course, due to bullpen woes, that is not the case and instead sit at 3-2.  Papelbon is going to blow saves every once in awhile, even Mariano Rivera did that from time to time.  However, the way he went about his meltdown...
Via We Should Be GM's
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Cliff Lee Looking to Rebound From "Rough" Win, Takes On Samardzija and Cubs

The Phillies won yesterday's game with a score of 7-2 thanks to home runs from Chase Utley and John Mayberry Jr. Utley drove in three runs while going 2-for-5 while Ben Revere and Domonic Brown both went 3-for-5. Roberto Hernandez went 5 1/3 innings in his Phillies regular season debut,...
Via Philliedelphia
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Utley, Mayberry Power Phillies to 7-2 Win Over Cubs

Call me, Mayberry? (MLB) After a disappointing finish to the series in Arlington earlier this week, the Phillies kicked off the second series of the season with a 7-2 win over the Cubs at a cold Wrigley Field. The Chase of Old -Chase Utley looked like a young man today, finishing the chilly afternoon 2-for-5 with a homer and three runs batted in. That patented quick Chase Utley chop...
Via Phillies Nation
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Revere Looking Like a Real Steal

The question on every Phillies fans mind going into the 2012 offseason was: Who would play center field? That question was answered on December 6, 2012. The first tweets started rolling in around noon stating the Phillies got their man. Vance Worley and top prospect Trevor May were dealt to the Minnesota Twins for 24-year-old Ben Revere. Most Phillies fans were upset. Worley, in...
Via Phillies Nation
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Ben Revere’s diving catch named “The 1″ by FOX Sports Live

The 2013 Phillies baseball season is in the books with many disappointments. The first losing season since 2002, failed additions to the roster, a fired manager, the fall of Roy Halladay and putting Ryan Howard and his mega contract and others on the shelf for the year all added up to a season that had many tune out and look forward to football earlier than in a while. But there...
Via Macho Row
20 days ago  |  Discuss

The Phils hang on to win their third grapefruit league game as they defeat the Orioles, 6-5.

The Phils hold on to win their third spring training game as they beat the Orioles, 6-5. The Phils took the lead in the top of the first as, with the bases loaded, via a lead-off single by Ben Revere, a walk by Freddy Galvis, moving Revere up to second base, a ground out by […]
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Fantasy Baseball: Speed Not Named Hamilton

Source: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images North America Everyone is talking about Billy Hamilton. I’m fine with that. He’s a game changing talent even if he only gets on base at a .300 clip. Granted, everyone is/should be hoping for more than that. Hamilton can steal 75 bags during the coming season, and I don’t think anyone would bat an eye. Fantasy owners are willing to pay different...
Via The Fantasy Fix
March 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Phillies: Ben Revere’s time to shine

Philadelphia Phillies: Ben Revere’s time to shineThe Philadelphia Phillies acquired Ben Revere from the Minnesota Twins before last season to fill the void that was left when they traded away Shane Victorino.  The two have some similarities, as two of the fastest players the Phillies have had in recent years, but Revere is missing some of the skills that Victorino has brought...
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Phils Rank 29th in “25 and Under” Talent

Baseball Prospectus released their annual ranking of the thirty Major League teams and how they stack up with talent of age 25 and under, including both talent that is already on their roster and talent found in their minor league systems. The Phillies did not rank favorably in the opinion of Baseball Prospectus. Their Jeff Moore writes: “The Phillies have three potential big-league...
Via Phillies Nation
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Over/Under- Ben Revere

Spring Training are just around the corner, and the 2014 season is quickly approaching. To celebrate, WSBGMs is previewing most of the players expected to be on the Phillies 25-man roster, either as individuals (ex- starting position players) or as groups (ex- bullpen and bench).  Today the spotlight shines on our speedy center fielder, Ben Revere.Pros: Fast, hits for average...
Via We Should Be GM's
February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Predicting the Phillies’ 2014 starting lineup

Spring Training games have not yet begun for the Philadelphia Phillies, but we already have a very good idea of who will be starting for the Phillies in the upcoming season. Ben Revere, CF Chase Utley, 2B Marlon Byrd, RF Ryan Howard, 1B Domonic Brown, LF Jimmy Rollins, SS Cody Asche, 3B Carlos Ruiz, C Pitcher I have Ben Revere hitting leadoff because he did very well there last...
Via Total Sports Live
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

The Right-Handed, Center Fielder The Phillies Want Just Became Available

Photo: Wikipedia Commons The Phillies' shopping list is mostly complete, minus one thing: a backup center fielder, preferably one who can hit right-handed. When Ben Revere went down with an injury last season, the Phillies used a combination of John Mayberry, a corner outfielder, and Cesar Hernandez, a second baseman,...
Via Philliedelphia
February 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Phillies, Ben Revere avoid arbitration

Center fielder Ben Revere and the Phillies have avoided arbitration with a one-year, $1.95 million deal. Revere had a terrible first month in Philadelphia after coming over in a trade from Minnesota, but then caught fire by hitting .347 in 65 games from May 1 until mid-July. Unfortunately that’s when his season ended thanks to a broken foot, leaving Revere with a .305 batting...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Phillies sign outfielder Ben Revere to one-year contract

The Philadelphia Phillies traded for outfielder Ben Revere last off season in exchange for Vance Worley and Trevor May. Revere was a young, inexperienced, but excellent defensive outfielder. The Phillies were hoping he'd develop into the team's center fielder for years to come.  Revere got off to a slow start offensively, but was one of the team's better hitters when...
Via Sports Injury Alert
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Phillies, Ben Revere Avoid Arbitration

By Emily Gruver The Philadelphia Phillies have avoided arbitration with outfielder Ben Revere on a one-year, 1.95 million dollar deal. Phillies announce salary agreement w outfielder Ben Revere. He gets $1.95 million. All Phillies arbitration guys are clear. — Jim Salisbury (@JSalisburyCSN) January 24, 2014 Revere hit .305 last season, along with 0 HR and […]Philadelphia Phillies...
Via Buzz On Broad
January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Phillies, Ben Revere Agree to Contract; Whole Team Is Now Signed

Be The Phillies' entire 40-man roster is now under contract. The Phillies' own Twitter account announced that the Phillies and Revere have avoided arbitration and signed a one-year deal: #Phillies and OF @BenRevere9 have avoided arbitration, agreeing to a 1-year contract. #GoPhils14 — Phillies (@Phillies) January 24, 2014 Revere was...
Via Philliedelphia
January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Ranking the best NFL free agents still available

Updated NBA Draft early entries list

Honest NBA playoffs slogans

Gallery: The best of Barbie Blank

Breakout candidates for the NHL playoffs

Draft needs for all 32 NFL teams

Seven kids on every youth sports team

Behind the scenes with Paulina Gretzky

100 best players of the MLB expansion era

Best and worst of Monday Night Raw

Five-round NFL mock draft

Most sacred places in NFL history

10 greatest sports Bubbas of all-time

Hockey fights of the week

Reasons to stop playing recreational sports immediately

Youtube_32 Twitter_32 Facebook_32 Rss_32 Email_32
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.