1. Phillies' Bench Moves Continue

    THE COMPOSITION of the Phillies bench took a wild turn in the last week of spring training, when Darin Ruf suffered a severe rib-cage injury, Freddy Galvis contracted a MRSA infection ...

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  2. Dodgers Blank Phillies

    ALTHOUGH PLAYERS are still occasionally suspended for PEDs, the steroid era is long over. Home runs have been down, speed has been up...

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  3. Phillies Blanked for 4th Time in 8 Games

    Citizens Bank Park is known as a hitters' paradise, but it hasn't been that way for the Phillies . Instead the Phillies' offensive struggles have been more pronounced at home.....

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  4. Missed Chances Doom Phillies in Latest Home Loss

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  5. Soggy Bottom Boys

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  6. Jon Stewart Apologizes to Phillie Phanatic

    A day after Jon Stewart jokingly bashed cheesesteaks, the Phillie Phanatic and everything Philadelphia, he apologized to the Phillies mascot on last night's "The Daily Show...

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  7. Hoping to Regroup at Home, Phillies Face Kershaw

    The Phillies have been struggling at home so far this season, going into their series opener with the Dodgers on Friday with an 8-12 mark at Citizens Bank Park...

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  8. Philadelphia Phillies Prospects Who Never Lived Up to the Hype

    The Philadelphia Phillies have not been the most successful franchise. They were the first team in MLB history to reach 10,000 losses, their all-time record is below ...

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  9. Kill the Sad Chimera That Is the Current DH; Implement Designated Offenses

    There are two types of way people typically get into pools, oceans, or other potentially cold bodies of water: slowly, by dipping a toe into the water and slowly lowering themselves ...

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  10. 2014 Phillies Fire Sale Would Completely Change MLB Trade Market

    The 2014 Philadelphia Phillies are a confounding baseball team, stuck between a successful past and a bleak future. In the present, a mediocre potential contender has emerged due to the parity engulfing the National League East...

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  11. Ryne Sandberg Is Driving the Philadelphia Phillies Like a Rental Car to Nowhere

    Ryne Sandberg waited a very long time to manage a Major League Baseball team. The obvious joke here is that hopefully some day, he will actually get to do so...

    Phil Keidel Written by Phil Keidel about 1 month ago 1,854 reads 9 comments

  12. Jonathan Pettibone Will Pitch Through Labrum Tear

    The Phillies will name their Saturday starter after Thursday's game, and it is expected to be David Buchanan. There are few other options, especially in the wake of continued shoulder woes for Jonathan Pettibone...

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  13. Instant Replay: Marlins 4, Phillies 3

    The Phillies rallied for three runs in the eighth inning to tie Thursday's game against the Miami Marlins , but lost it, 4-3, on a bases-loaded hit by Christian Yelich with two outs in the bottom of the ninth...

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  14. Watch Rollins' Milestone Hit

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  15. Revere Returns to Starting Lineup

    Ben Revere wasn't the latest victim of Shake Shack, like his manager Ryne Sandberg the weekend before. Revere said the culprit of his diminished energy and 10-pound weight loss last weekend was a bad batch of spinach...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 1 month ago 85 reads 0 comments

  16. Phillies GM Unsure How Long Lee Will Be out

    PHILADELPHIA -- Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said Wednesday he's relieved by the MRI results on the elbow of Cliff Lee but said the club isn't ready to project how long ...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 1 month ago 61 reads 0 comments

  17. Ryne Sandberg Responds to Jon Stewart's Outlandish Attacks on Philadelphia

    Last night Jon Stewart launched an unwarranted tirade (video) against Phillies skipper Ryne Sandberg, cheesesteaks, Rocky Balboa, the Phillie Phanatic, probably forgot to mention your mother and sister, and even Philadelphia brand cream cheese...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 1 month ago 322 reads 0 comments

  18. Hamels Bids for Win No. 101 in Rubber Match

    As the Phillies and Marlins wrap up their three-game set on Thursday, Philadelphia left-hander Cole Hamels will go for career win No. 101, all with the series win on the line...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 1 month ago 7 reads 0 comments

  19. Middle Relief Remains an Issue for the Phillies

    Tasked with keeping Wednesday night's game close, the Phillies bullpen turned a 6-3 deficit into a 10-3 deficit which eventually turned into a 14-5 loss. It's a story you've heard plenty of times already...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 1 month ago 41 reads 0 comments

  20. Hall of Famer Ryne Sandberg Looks Like He Has the Stomach for Phillies Job

    Early scouting report on rookie manager Ryne Sandberg : strong leader, terrific with details, excellent with fundamentals, ability to teach old dogs new tricks, weak stomach...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 1 month ago 13,458 reads 4 comments

  21. Phillies Uncertain Who Takes Lee's Spot Saturday

    MIAMI – The Phillies called up left fielder/first baseman Darin Ruf to take Cliff Lee's spot on the roster. Lee was officially placed on the disabled list with an elbow strain Wednesday morning (see story)...

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  22. Phillies' Future Could Hang on Upcoming Stretch

    A quarter of the way into the season, the Phillies have managed to tread water in the not-so-rugged National League East (see story). Now comes a pivotal stage in the team's schedule...

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  23. WATCH: Jon Stewart Hates Everything About Philadelphia

    Last week after Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg grabbed lunch at the Shake Shack in Citi Field during a series against the Mets , he fell ill with food poisoning. A fake letter and a fooled ESPN reporter later, and Jon Stewart hates us as a city for it.

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  24. Phils Prez Montgomery Has Cancer Surgery

    PHILADELPHIA -- Phillies president David Montgomery had surgery Monday to remove cancer from his right jaw bone...

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  25. Phillies Look to Continue Dominance over Marlins

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