Jun 24, 2015, 10:15 AM EDT
Utley has hit .179 in 65 games this season.
Jun 22, 2015, 9:43 AM EDT
If he reaches 500 plate appearances, a $15 million option kicks in for next year.
Jun 17, 2015, 8:37 AM EDT
In an already ugly season, things got even uglier in Baltimore last night.
Jun 17, 2015, 7:10 AM EDT
Three position players pitched last night. Maybe it was that or maybe it was something else, but I feel the need this morning to grapple with our place in a harsh and uncaring universe.
May 30, 2015, 11:05 PM EDT
Phillies shortstop Freddy Galvis made a terrific play on Saturday afternoon, making a no-look, behind-the-back flip to Chase Utley for an out.
May 9, 2015, 10:25 PM EDT
Chase Utley is batting a miserable .099 and has been benched for three of the Phillies’ last four games, but Mike Schmidt is still a believer.
May 6, 2015, 9:36 AM EDT
In my day we called it a benching.
Apr 30, 2015, 7:36 AM EDT
An empty park, a lefty whining about the shift and me whining about people whining about the “marine layer.”
Apr 16, 2015, 11:50 AM EDT
The players’ only meeting lasted just a few minutes. When it was over, Papelbon was vague about his reason for getting his teammates together.
Apr 15, 2015, 7:28 AM EDT
Stop me if you’ve heard this one: the Nationals defense stunk.
Apr 5, 2015, 11:44 AM EDT
Chase Utley has said many times before that he wants to finish out his contract with the Phillies — a contract that runs through 2018 via some rather complicated vesting options …
Apr 1, 2015, 12:00 PM EDT
The Phillies are going to be bad in 2015. But just how bad?
Mar 21, 2015, 9:05 PM EDT
An acquiring team would have to bear the responsibility of Chase Utley’s complicated 2016-18 vesting options.
Mar 12, 2015, 7:41 PM EDT
Chase Utley suffered a mild right ankle sprain when he stepped on a baseball during a workout in early January, but he’s close to making his spring debut.
Mar 2, 2015, 11:50 AM EDT
GM says “they’re not going to play him for a little while.”
Mar 1, 2015, 6:05 PM EDT
The Phillies kicked off the spring with a loss to a college team.
Feb 23, 2015, 7:49 PM EDT
Times are changing in Philadelphia. The Phillies traded longtime shortstop Jimmy Rollins during the offseason and it’s likely just a matter of time before they cut ties with Ryan Howard and deal Cole Hamels elsewhere. But what about Chase Utley’s future with the rebuilding club?
Feb 13, 2015, 6:05 PM EDT
Andrew McCutchen wrote an excellent article explaining how baseball is disadvantageous to kids from lower-income communities.
Feb 2, 2015, 8:54 AM EDT
There is only one Pat the Bat.
Dec 19, 2014, 11:30 PM EDT
Chase Utley plans to wear Phillies red until his contract runs out.
Dec 15, 2014, 11:35 PM EDT
Good on you, Chase.
Dec 10, 2014, 8:00 PM EDT
Well ain’t that interesting?
Oct 23, 2014, 3:15 PM EDT
Great Moments in Expectations-Setting
Oct 23, 2014, 1:47 PM EDT
On your mark. Get set. Complain!
Oct 17, 2014, 9:40 PM EDT
Brian Roberts has decided to end his 14-year baseball career.
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