1. Cody Overbeck, Philadelphia Phillies' Power-Hitting Prospect, Moves to Triple-A

    The Double-A Reading Phillies multi-position player Cody Overbeck was recently promoted to the Triple-A Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs. In 62 games with Reading, Cody hit .275 and led the Eastern League with 18 home runs...

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  2. Philadelphia Phillies: Batting Order Needs a Shake Up

    The Philadelphia Phillies continue to struggle against any starting pitcher with an ERA below 4.00. It is evident that a change in the Phillies lineup is long over due...

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  3. Philadelphia Phillies: Why It's Time for Ben Francisco to Leave

    At the beginning of the 2011 season, the Philadelphia Phillies and their fans had high hopes that RF Ben Francisco could fill the void after Jayson Werth signed a mega-contract with the division rival Washington Nationals ...

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  4. Washington Nationals Win 6th Straight to Climb out of NL East Cellar

    The Washington Nationals found themselves in a deep hole, boasting a 27-36 record after 63 games. Fortunately for manager Jim Riggleman the National have caught fire, winning six games in a row and seven of their last 10...

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  5. Philadelphia Phillies: Worry No More, Cliff Lee Is Back on Track

    Cliff Lee just finished a two hit, complete game, shut out, to help the Philadelphia Phillies solidify a four-game sweep over the Florida Marlins . Lee also had two hits, including a go ahead RBI double in the bottom of the fourth Inning...

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  6. Philadelphia Phillies: 5 Prospects That Are Tearing Up the Minor Leagues

    The Philadelphia Phillies farm system continues to produce major league talent. Chase Utley, Cole Hamels, Pat Burrel and Domonic Brown were all developed in-house and have made progress to the major league level...

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  7. MLB Rankings: 2011's Top 10 Positions Players so Far

    Even though 2011 is said to be the second year of the pitcher, there are several individuals who will argue that statement is merely a myth...

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  8. Ryan Howard, Chase Utley and the Philadelphia Phillies Are First Team to 40 Wins

    Through 66 games, the Philadelphia Phillies have a Major League-best 40-26 record and are the first team to win 40 games...

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  9. Derek Jeter on Doorstep of 3,000 Hits, but Yankees Are in Serious Trouble

    Going into Saturday's game with the Cleveland Indians , New York Yankee Derek Jeter is only nine hits away from 3,000 hits and baseball immortality. Once a player reaches his 3,000th hit, he becomes a shoe-in for the Hall of Fame...

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  10. NBA Finals: What Lebron James and Dwayne Wade Must Do to Force a Game 7

    Sunday night will without a doubt be the biggest game of Lebron James' career thus far. You can say the same for Dirk Nowitzki because one thing the Dallas Mavericks want to avoid is a Game 7 in Miami...

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  11. Washington Nationals: Will Jayson Werth Be Able to Turn It Around?

    No matter what goes on inside the Washington Nationals clubhouse, there is one thing that is certain: Jayson Werth wants to win more than any other player on the team...

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  12. MLB Rankings: 2011's Top 10 Pitchers so Far

    2011 has turned into the second year of the pitcher. In both the American and National league, pitchers have been shutting down hitters at an incredible rate. There are over a dozen pitchers that could post 10 or more wins before the all star break...

    Jason  Amareld Written by Jason Amareld about 3 years ago 14,250 reads 15 comments

  13. Philadelphia Phillies: Looks Like Jimmy Rollins Could Be Headed to the DL

    According to MLB.com's Todd Zolecki, Phillies GM Ruben Amaro Jr. has stated after an MRI on Jimmy Rollins knee, doctors have found "a pretty significant bone bruise...

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  14. Floyd Mayweather's Atttitude Is What Is Wrong with Boxing Today

    What could have been one of the greatest careers in boxing is ruined by Floyd Mayweather 's unwillingness to fight the best competition in the sport...

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  15. Washington Nationals: Michael Morse Hitting His Way to Team's MVP

    After signing Jayson Werth to the largest contract in team history, the Washington Nationals expected him to lead the team in most offensive categories...

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  16. MLB: Will Mark Teixeira Make It into the Hall of Fame?

    After blasting two more home runs in Sunday's game, Mark Teixeira tied Hall of Fame legend Ted Williams for ninth-most home runs by any player through his first nine seasons with 293...

    Jason  Amareld Written by Jason Amareld about 3 years ago 1,171 reads 2 comments

  17. MLB Trade Rumors: What Team Will Land Hunter Pence?

    Probably the most sought after player as the July Trade deadline approaches. Through the first 60 games, Hunter Pence has a .310 BA with 44 RBI and eight home runs. He also has 17 doubles and a ...

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  18. Boxing: The 10 Greatest Heavyweights of All Time

    It seems like forever ago when the worlds only care in sports was who was fighting for the Heavyweight Championship. Stadium's were packed all over the world to see Muhammad Ali fight Joe Frazier and George Foreman...

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  19. Philadelphia Phillies: Why is Michael Martinez still on the Phillies Roster?

    Today the Phillies optioned John Mayberry Jr. to Lehigh Valley and decided to keep the 5' 9'' 145 lb., I guess you can call him utility man. I understand why the Phillies optioned John Mayberry Jr...

    Jason  Amareld Written by Jason Amareld about 3 years ago 782 reads 7 comments

  20. New York Yankees: 5 Moves They Must Make Before the July Trade Deadline

    The New York Yankees currently sit in first place of the AL East with a record of 31-23. If the Yankees wish to stay ahead of the AL East, they must cut ties with some players and add depth to their starting rotation...

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  21. Shane Victorino: 5 Reasons Philadelphia Phillies Outfielder Should Bat Leadoff

    With Shane Victorino scheduled to come off the DL on June 3rd, manager Charlie Manuel has a tough decision on where to place him in the lineup upon his return. The answer is simple: leadoff...

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  22. Major League Baseball: Top Ten Teams Thus Far

    Through the first 50+ games, Major League Baseball is panning out to be what many thought at the beginning of Spring Training...

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  23. Major League Baseball: 2011's Top 10 Rookies

    As the second month of the Major League Baseball season comes to an end, there are several rookies that have helped their prospective teams in winning ballgames...

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  24. Philadelphia Phillies: 5 Reasons Why They Will Win the NL East

    After 50 games, the Philadelphia Phillies own a National League-best record of 31-19. The unbelievable part is they have yet to play in a single game with their preseason opening day lineup...

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  25. WWE: Reliving the Best Matches of Wrestlemania 1

    Vince McMahon had put together an event that would change the wrestling world forever. In attendance, some 19,000 fans packed into Madison Square Garden in New York City as Guerrilla Monsoon introduced us to WrestleMania on March 31, 1985...

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