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Aaron Altherr
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July 13, 2018 - 10:04 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Aaron Altherr drove in his first run of July and later started a sensational relay to protect the lead, helping Jake Arrieta and the NL East-leading Philadelphia Phillies top the Miami Marlins 2-0 on Friday night. Arrieta pitched seven innings of three-hit ball. Victor Arano got three...
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Chase Utley
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Andrew Kramer
July 13, 2018 - 9:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Chase Utley, one of the most popular players in Phillies history, announced he's retiring from baseball at the end of this season, creating nostalgic feel among fans in Philadelphia. "Chase Utley you are the man." Harry Kalas said it best in that famous call that's...
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Soul Quarterback Dan Raudabaugh
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Matt Leon
July 13, 2018 - 4:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Philadelphia Soul open their playoff run on Sunday night as they host the Baltimore Brigade. Philadelphia wrapped up a 7-5 regular season with a 71-57 road loss to Albany this past Saturday. Philadelphia trailed 30-14 at the half and couldn't quite dig out of...
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Chase Utley
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Matt Leon
July 13, 2018 - 3:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Chase Utley is calling it a career. The 39-year-old infielder held a press conference before Friday night's Dodgers/Angels game in Los Angeles, where he announced that he'll retire at the end of the 2018 season. Utley, of course, was a star in Philadelphia with the...
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Jake Arrieta (49) delivers a pitch against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the first inning at PNC Park.
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Matt Leon
July 13, 2018 - 2:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Philadelphia Phillies will open their final series before the MLB All-Star break Friday night as they play the first of three games in Miami against the Marlins. The Phils (52-40) are alone in first place in National League East, a half-game ahead of the second-...
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Philadelphia Phillies' Nick Williams hits a ground ball during the third inning of the team's baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Thursday, July 12, 2018, in Baltimore. Cesar Hernandez scored on the play.
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July 13, 2018 - 6:16 am
By David Ginsburg, AP Sports Writer BALTIMORE (AP) — Making the most of a one-day stopover in Baltimore, the Philadelphia Phillies won a game scheduled two months earlier and regained sole possession of first place in the NL East. Jorge Alfaro homered and drove in three runs, Nick Pivetta took a...
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Soccer fans react while they watch the match between Belgium and France during a 2018 FIFA World Cup semifinal viewing party at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles.
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John McDevitt
July 12, 2018 - 7:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Whether you are cheering for Croatia or for France, all are welcome at Brauhaus Schmitz on South Street, where the entire block will be shut down for an outdoor World Cup viewing party. "We got 20-foot huge LED screen coming," said restaurant owner Doug Hager. "There'...
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Nick Pivetta
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Matt Leon
July 12, 2018 - 3:20 pm
BALTIMORE (KYW Newsradio) — The Phillies are down in Baltimore to play a make-up game with the Orioles Thursday night. The Phillies just split a four-game series with the Mets up in New York. The Phils lost the final game of the series Wednesday night, falling 3-0 in 10 innings. A bright spot in...
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Serena Williams
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July 12, 2018 - 2:49 pm
LONDON (AP) — Yes, this will be Serena Williams' 10th Wimbledon final. Yes, it's her 30th title match at any major. And, well, sure, she's widely regarded as not just the best of her era, but any era. Let others shrug at this latest accomplishment, as if all it signified were merely another chance...
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New York Mets' Brandon Nimmo (9) runs toward home plate and waiting teammates on a walk-off three-run home run during the 10th inning of a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday, July 11, 2018, in New York.
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July 12, 2018 - 6:57 am
By Charles O'Brien, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Brandon Nimmo's last walk-off home run came with Triple-A Las Vegas to end a 12-inning game in 2016. But current teammate Jay Bruce told him it only counts if you do it in the big leagues. Problem solved. Nimmo launched a pinch-hit, three-run...
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