1. Philadelphia Phillies: How the Phillies Can Sweep the Washington Nationals

    When the baseball schedule was first released, not many expected a late May series between the Washington Nationals and Philadelphia Phillies to be one with a lot of importance...

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  2. Carlos Ruiz: Why the Phillies' Catcher Deserves to Start the 2012 All Star Game

    When Carlos "Chooch" Ruiz first joined the Philadelphia Phillies in 2006, he was coming off of a season in Double-A Reading in which he posted a .385 batting average with five doubles and six home runs in 91 at-bats...

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  3. Philadelphia Phillies 2012: Analyzing Their Current Chances to Make the Playoffs

    It is just twelve games into the baseball season, and some people are already prepared to sound the panic alarm when it comes to the Philadelphia Phillies . Currently sitting at 5-7, 4...

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  4. Philadelphia Phillies: 5 Positive Things to Take Away from Opening Day

    Spring training is over and the 2012 baseball season in Philadelphia has officially begun. There has been much talk over the offseason about how the Phillies will fare in 2012...

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  5. April Fools' Day: 18 Greatest Sports Pranks of All Time

    BREAKING NEWS: Indianapolis Colts announce they will be drafting Robert Griffin III and not Andrew Luck first overall in the 2012 NFL draft...

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  6. Philadelphia Phillies: 5 Most Intriguing Spring Position Battles

    As you watch a Philadelphia Phillies spring training game, there are some things you have probably already taken note of...

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  7. Domonic Brown: Reasons to Worry About the Philadelphia Phillies Outfielder

    In the past few years, the Phillies have been incredibly aggressive and competitive when it comes to attracting big-name players...

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  8. Philadelphia Phillies: Grading GM Ruben Amaro's Offseason Moves

    Phillies fans have recently been accustomed to big offseason moves. After completing a blockbuster trade for Roy Halladay, and then swooping in and stealing Cliff Lee as a free agent ...

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  9. Winter X Games: Recapping the Best Performances in the 2012 X Games

    As 2014 and the Sochi games near, the book was just closed on another great Winter X Games as athletes pushed the limits and boundaries of their sport en route to some firsts and some great performances...

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  10. Aussie Open 2012: A Championship Can Lead Rafael Nadal to Calendar Gold Slam

    It may only be the first major of the season, but in an Olympic year, it is never too early to think of the possibility of someone completing their Career or even more unlikely Calendar Golden Slam...

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  11. Australian Open 2012: Examining Bryan Brothers Legacy If They Win Doubles Finals

    Although the big final in tennis doesn't come until the weekend, when the monster match between No. 1 Novak Djokovic and No. 2 Rafael Nadal will take place, there are still tons of other finals left to be played...

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  12. NFL Pro Bowl 2012: In-Game Tweeting Will Give Life to the Game

    The NFL has made a bold step forward in the world of social media, as they announced yesterday that players will be allowed to in-game tweet during the Pro-Bowl...

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  13. Australian Open Juniors Draw 2012: Looking at the Potential Stars of the Future

    Okay, I'll be honest with all of you. I know that this probably isn't the most exciting read out there but I think it is an interesting angle to examine as week two of the tournament ...

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  14. MLB Free Agency: Why Nationals Haven't Pulled the Trigger on Prince Fielder Deal

    "The Nationals look like Prince Fielder favorites"— The Washington Post , Nationals Journal "Nationals a favorite to sign Prince Fielder "— Boston Herald ...

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  15. Australian Open 2012: Handing out the Superlatives for Week One

    For tennis fans alike, week one of the Australian Open offered some thrilling and entertaining tennis. The big four easily cruised through to the round of 16, with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal already booking a trip to the quarterfinals...

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  16. Australian Open 2012: Why the Round of 16 Matchups Are Can't Miss Tennis

    After nearly a week of shocking upsets, thrilling matches, devastating defeats, well-timed breakouts, career resurgences and the top four in action, the 2012 Australian Open closes the book on three rounds of great tennis...

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  17. Philadelphia Phillies: 50 Most Memorable Moments in Phillie Phanatic History

    He's big, green, furry and lovable. There is only one creature that can fill this description and subsequently these big shoes. That is the one and only Phillie Phanatic...

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  18. Australian Open 2012: Why Bernard Tomic Upsetting Fernando Verdasco Was No Fluke

    You can say all that you want about upsets, but when the young Australian phenom Bernard Tomic battled his way back from two sets to love en route to winning an incredible five-setter against No...

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  19. Australian Open 2012: Continuing the Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal Rivalry

    Rivalries are certainly not hard to find in the sports world. Baseball has the classic and age-old rivalry of the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox. Basketball boasts a rivalry between the Boston Celtics and L...

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  20. Australian Open 2012: Predicting the Finishes of Andy Roddick and the Americans

    It was the 2003 U.S. Open when this picture was taken. The 21-year-old upstart American tennis star, Andy Roddick , had just clinched match point over Juan Carlos Ferrero...

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  21. 5 Reasons Claude Giroux of the Philadelphia Flyers Will Win the NHL MVP

    No Carter, no Richards, no problem. That can easily be described as the Philadelphia Flyers' motto for 2012...

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  22. 9 Signs Jimmy Rollins Still Has More Success Left in the Tank

    It is hard to believe that it has been over ten years since the Philadelphia Phillies found their starting shortstop in hotshot prospect Jimmy Rollins ...

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  23. 15 NL East Breakout Candidates for the 2012 Season

    The term breakout can be used to describe multiple situations. For a long time veteran who never quite reached their MLB potential, a breakout season could be one where they finally perform to the level they were expected...

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  24. Philadelphia Phillies 2012: 11 Ways to Regain Their Mental Edge over Opponents

    Only a few years ago when the Phillies were fresh off of a World Series Championship, the team possessed one of the more important but sometimes overlooked factors of greatness: intimidation...

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  25. Philadelphia Phillies 2012: Are the Braves or Marlins the Bigger NL East Threat?

    As the end of December rolls around and January 2012 approaches, we are only months away from the start of yet another MLB season...

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