1. Philadelphia-San Diego: Battle of Bullpens Decides Battle of Aces

    The Philadelphia Phillies defeated the San Diego Padres, 7-4 in the opener of a six game homestand. Cole Hamels got the win and evened his record at 3-3...

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  2. Phillies-Pirates: Kyle Kendrick Leads Philadelphia to Series Win over Pittsburgh

    The Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-4 on Saturday night to win the series and continue their impressive 5-1 road trip that culminates on Sunday afternoon. Kyle Kendrick got the win, pitching seven plus innings...

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  3. Philadelphia-Milwaukee: Gordon and Bullpen Lead Phillies to Win Against Brewers

    The Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Milwaukee Brewers 3-1 to earn a split in the two-game series. Tom Gordon improved to 1-2, getting the win in relief of starter Jamie Moyer. Brad Lidge notched his fifth consecutive save with a scoreless ninth...

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  4. Phillies-Brewers: Charlie Manuel's Lack of Bullpen Strategy Leads to Loss

    The Phillies three game wining streak came to an end with a 5-4 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday night. Mitch Stetter got the win in relief for the Brewers, and Derrick Turnbow pitched a scoreless ninth to notch his first save...

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  5. Phillies-Rockies: Brett Myers Struggles as Philadelphia Sweeps Colorado

    The Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Colorado Rockies, 8-6. Ryan Madson pitched the eighth to notch the win, while Brad Lidge nailed down a perfect ninth for his fourth save...

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  6. Phillies' Win Lifts Them Back to .500

    The Phillies defeated the Colorado Rockies 9-5 to start the first game of their seven game road trip with a victory. Rudy Seanez picked up the win in relief, and Taylor Buchholtz took the loss for Colorado...

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  7. Phillies-Mets: Philly Bullpen Falters in Loss

    The New York Mets defeated the Philadelphia Phillies, 6-4 in the opener of a three-game series between the clubs. Johan Santana was credited with the win, improving to 2-2 on the season...

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  8. Phillies-Astros: Phils Win Second Consecutive Series with Offense

    Poor performances from Brandon Backe and other Houston Astros pitchers helped the Philadelphia Phillies win their second consecutive series with a 10-2 victory in the rubber game of the series...

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  9. Phillies Minor League Notebook for Wednesday April 16

    The Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs lost to the Toledo Mud Hens, 6-4. J.D. Durbin continued to struggle, allowing five earned runs in five innings as he fell to 0-3 with a 8.10ERA on the season...

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  10. Houston-Phildelphia: Valverde Bypassed As Jose Astros Nail Down Win Over Phils

    The Houston Astros defeated the Phillies, 2-1 in the middle game of the three game series between the teams. Roy Oswalt pitched masterfully over eight innings to get the win, while Kyle Kendrick ...

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  11. Philadelphia Phillies Minor League Notebook 4/15

    The Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs notched their second consecutive victory after starting the season 0-11 by defeating the visiting Toledo Mud Hens 4-1. Catching prospect Jason Jaramillo went 1-for-4 with a run scored to raise his average to ...

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  12. Phillies Defeat Valverde for Improbable Win

    The Phillies defeated the Houston Astros by a score of 4-3 in the opener of a three game series. Rudy Seanez got the win in relief for the Phils, while Jose Valverde took the loss for the Astros...

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  13. Philadelphia Phillies: Minor League Notebook for April 13

    The Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs snapped an 11-game losing streak to start the season and notched the first victory in franchise history with a 3-1 win over the Richmond Braves...

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  14. Phillies' Minor League Notebook: Sunday, April 12th

    Three of the four Philadelphia Phillies' minor league affiliates won on Sunday, but the Iron Pigs fell to 0-11 to start the season.The Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs lost, 6-2, to the Richmond Braves Sunday afternoon...

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  15. Phillies Miss Opportunities in Loss to Cubs; Shane Victorino out Indefinitely

    The Chicago Cubs defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 6-5 in 10 innings Sunday. Kerry Wood got the win in relief for the Cubs, and Bob Howry notched his first save. Rudy Seanez took the loss after allowing an unearned run in extra innings...

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  16. Philadelphia Phillies: Minor League Notebook

    The Phillies' minor league affiliates continued an early season trend of only notching one win across the organization per night. The R-Phils brought home the victory for the organization on Saturday...

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  17. Phillies-Cubs: Why Can't Every Night Be Like Tonight?

    The Phillies defeated the Chicago Cubs 7-1 in front of a sellout crowd of 45,072 at Citizens Bank Park. Cole Hamels got his second win of the season, throwing seven shutout innings...

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  18. Phillies Minor League Notebook for Friday April 11

    The Clearwater Threshers of the Florida State League brought home the only win for the Phillies' minor league affiliates on Friday night.The Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs lost their home opener at Coca-Cola Park, 6-0...

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  19. Brett Myers Pitches Well in Win Against Cubs; Can Improve Focus to Become Ace of Staff

    The Phillies broke their two game winning streak with a 5-3 victory over the Chicago Cubs to open a nine game homestand at Citizens Bank Park. Brett Myers got his first win of the season, pitching eight solid innings for the Phils...

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  20. Phillies Minor League Notebook and Major League Notes

    The Phillies minor league affiliates continued to struggle early in the season.The Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs lost the final game of an eight game road trip to start the season with a 5-2 loss to the Pawtucket Red Sox...

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  21. Philadelphia Phillies-New York Mets: Phils Mistakes Lead to Controversial Ending

    The New York Mets defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 in 12 innings at Shea Stadium to win the series after losing the opener. Jorge Sosa got the win for the Mets, pitching to one batter in the top of the 12th...

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  22. New York-Phildelphia: Pitching and Defense Cost Phils at Shea

    Poor Philadelphia defense led the New York Mets to defeat the Phillies 8-2 on a cold, rainy Wednesday night at Shea Stadium. Mike Pelfrey got the win in his first start of the season for the Mets...

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  23. Philadelphia Phillies Minor League Recap and Major League Notes

    It was tough night for the Phillies farm teams, as all four affiliates took losses in Tuesday night action.The Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs fell to 0-6 with a 4-1 loss to the Pawtucket Red Sox...

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  24. Phillies Spoil Final Shea Opener for Mets

    The New York Mets lost their Home Opener to the Phillies, 5-2 in front of over 56,000 fans at the final opener in Shea Stadium. Jamie Moyer got his first win of the season, giving up two runs over six innings...

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  25. Phillies Minor League Notebook and Big League Notes

    The Reading Phillies defeated the Bowie Baysox 6-3 in 10 innings at Prince George’s Stadium in Bowie, MD...

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