1. Phillies-Reds: Philadelphia Earns Series Split with Cincinnati

    The Phillies defeated the Cincinnati Reds 5-3 to earn a split of the four game series. Cole Hamels(1-1) notched the win, while Brad Lidge notched his first save as a Phillie in a white knuckle ninth inning...

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  2. Phillies' Minor League Notebook: Wes Helms Traded to Marlins

    Wes Helms was traded to the Florida Marlins for cash considerations or a player to be named later. Helms was designated for assignment on Wednesday to make room for Rudy Seanez...

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  3. Cincinnati-Philadelphia: Phillies' Poor Pitching Responsible for Loss

    The Phillies lost to the Cincinnati Reds 8-2 on Sunday afternoon at the Great American Ballpark. Edinson Volquez got the win for the Reds, while Brett Myers was tagged with the loss...

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  4. Phillies Minor League Notebook

    A recap of the Phillies Minor League affiliates and Major League notes:Brad Lidge was activated from the Disabled List before the game. Rule 5 draft pick Tim Lahey was designated for assignment to make room for Lidge on the roster...

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  5. Manuel Mismanages Bullpen in Loss to Reds

    The Cincinnati Reds defeated the Phillies 4-3 on a walk-off infield single to even the four game series at a game apiece. The Phillies received an excellent outing from their starter Adam Eaton, who wound up with a no decision...

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  6. Phillies Minor League Recap and Major League Notebook

    Results for the Philies minor league affiliates was mixed, with the teams even split between wins and losses in Friday night action.The Lakewood BlueClaws fell to 0-2 with a 6-4 loss at home to the Lake County Captains...

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  7. Phillies-Reds: Superstars Lead Philadelphia to Victory; Bullpen Questions Loom

    The Phillies defeated the Cincinnati Reds 8-4 on a rainy, cold Friday night at Great American Ballpark. Kyle Kendrick (1-0) got the win, battling through five plus innings while allowing four earned runs...

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  8. Philadelphia Phillies Notes: Lidge OK in Rehab Start

    Before Washington's game against the Phillies Thursday, closer Chad Cordero suffered a setback during his bullpen session. The right-handed pitcher was given a cortisone shot for shoulder tendonitis...

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  9. Phillies-Nationals: Fundamentals Key in Series Finale

    Baseball is centered on the knowledge and execution of fundamentals more so than any other sport. The Phillies showed this in their 8-7, 10-inning win over the Washington Nationals on Thursday at Citizens Bank Park...

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  10. Phillies-Nationals Notes: Seanez In, Helms Out, Cordero Still Out

    The Phillies signed 39-year old RHP Rudy Seanez before Wednesday’s game against the Nationals to help out in their beleaguered bullpen. Seanez was released by the Dodgers at the end of spring training...

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  11. Philadelphia Phillies: Falling to 0-2, Has Manuel Lost Confidence in Gordon?

    The Washington Nationals defeated the Phillies 1-0 on a chilly Wednesday night at Citizens Bank Park. Tim Redding (1-0) got the win, tossing seven plus innings of shutout baseball...

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  12. Phillies-Nationals: Philadelphia's Deficiencies Highlighted in Opening Day Loss

    The Phillies lost their season opener 11-6 to the Washington Nationals in front of a sell-out crowd on a cold, rainy Monday at Citizens Bank Park. Saul Rivera (1-0) got the win for Washington, while Tom Gordon (0-1) took the loss for the Phillies...

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  13. Philadelphia Phillies: 2008 Season Preview

    The Phillies embark on the 2008 season, with largely the same roster they had when they ended the 2007 season at Coors Field after being swept by the Rockies...

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