1. Philadelphia Phillies 2012: 5 Notable Prospects Not Protected in Rule 5 Draft

    The weather in December may be getting colder, but the MLB offseason is heating up by the minute. With baseball Winter Meetings underway and free agent rumors circling every baseball website, the MLB Hot Stove has never been hotter...

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  2. Philadelphia Phillies 2012: 15 Things the Phillies Still Have to Be Thankful For

    Let's face it. After a disappointing end to what was perhaps the most promising season in Phillies history, most fans are probably thinking that there is not much to be grateful for...

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  3. MLB Playoffs: What Adding an Extra Wild Card Means to Current Playoff Structure

    By now, most sports fans have heard the recent announcement that Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig and the MLB team owners have voted to add two more wild-card teams, one from each league, to the playoff equation...

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  4. Jose Reyes to Miami Rumors: Possible Suitors for Hanley Ramirez If Move Is Made

    According to some recent rumors, Jose Reyes is said to be on the Marlins radar. The free agent shortstop—considered among the top three superstar free agents and the No...

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  5. Philadelphia Phillies: Why Michael Cuddyer's Versatility Would Benefit Phils

    Before you all go out and get your Cuddyer jerseys, hold up, because he hasn't been signed...yet. Rumors swirling around the web involving the possibility of the Phils signing Cuddyer began last night after the Jim Thome signing was announced...

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  6. 2012 Philadelphia Phillies: Why Signing Jim Thome Can Be Low-Risk, High-Reward

    The announcement was just made and confirmed by Phillies.com : Jim Thome is returning to the Philadelphia Phillies , pending a physical. For the Phillies, signing 1B Jim Thome didn't exactly come as a surprise...

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  7. Philadelphia Phillies: Projecting the 2012 Phillies' Bullpen Ladder

    There is an old saying that goes, "every team is only as strong as its weakest link." This is the case in all sports and all teams...

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  8. Philadelphia Phillies 2012: Best and Worst Case Scenarios at Every Position

    A team's journey to the World Series is never as black and white as one would think. The best regular season teams, contrary to popular belief, do not always win it all. Sometimes, even the best regular season teams don't make it out past the LDS...

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  9. Philadelphia Phillies: 12 People Most Affected By Not Winning the World Series

    Let's face it, the Phillies season was not supposed to be over yet. Most if not all Phils fans expected that they, and not the St. Louis Cardinals would be playing deep into October...

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  10. Philadelphia Phillies: 7 Reasons Why They Didn't Win the Ring in 2011

    Just as the 2008 World Series image of Brad Lidge on his knees after he struck out Eric Hinske for the Championship is one we will never forget, so is this year's NLDS image of Ryan ...

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  11. Philadelphia Phillies FA Options: 7 Ways They Can Get Younger at Every Position

    For the Philadelphia Phillies , 2011 is an incredibly important year. Not only is it their best shot to win a World Series since 2008, but it may also be one of their few remaining shots to win in the next decade...

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  12. Philadelphia Phillies 2011 NLDS: Still No Reason to Panic in Philly

    It might be shocking for some to look at the record and see that the Philadelphia Phillies are tied at 1-1 for the NLDS. That is in fact the case however, as now with the series all tied up, the possible final two games will be played in St Louis...

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  13. 2011 MLB Playoffs: Previewing the Keys for the Phillies vs. Cardinals NLDS

    Baseball fans, prepare because it is that time of year again. You can throw away regular season stats, MVP numbers, pitching ERA and records because it is time to start fresh in the postseason...

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  14. MLB Playoffs 2011: Power Ranking the Experience of All 8 Postseason Teams

    After yesterday's jaw-dropping regular season finale, the 2011 MLB Playoffs are finally set with baseball's top teams ready to compete for baseball's greatest award, the World Series Championship...

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  15. NFL's Worst: Ranking 5 Teams with the Possibility to Be Winless This Season

    Just one year after the New England Patriots finished the 2007-08 regular season with a perfect 16-0 record, the Detroit Lions did the exact opposite, going 0-16 and completing the worst season ever in the history of the NFL ...

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  16. Adios Ozzie: Top 5 Memorable Rants from Chicago White Sox Manager Ozzie Guillen

    Over the years, White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen has been known for his outrageous comments, insults to his own players and his press conference rants. Guillen's rants have really become a staple of what to expect in a Major League Baseball season...

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  17. Philadelphia Phillies: 7 Vital Players Who Will Determine Their Playoff Success

    As the season winds down and final playoff positioning is decided, the Philadelphia Phillies are once again looking for their team to make it all the way to the 2011 World Series...

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  18. 2011 NFL Week Two: 5 Surprises You Never Thought You Would See

    It isn't unusual to see jaw-dropping plays in any given week in the NFL season, but what is unusual is to see something you've never seen before...

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  19. Philadelphia Phillies Reaping the Benefits of 2002 Moneyball Draft

    By now most people probably know a little bit of the story about Billy Beane, the Oakland Athletics and the "Moneyball" draft theory...

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  20. Philadelphia Phillies: 7 Keys to the Phillies Winning the 2011 World Series

    The Philadelphia Phillies have been referred to with many different names throughout the 2011 season. The best team in baseball, the best pitching rotation in history, World Series ...

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