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Seattle Mariners left fielder Denard Span (4) and shortstop Jean Segura (2)are greeted in the dugout
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December 04, 2018 - 8:22 am
By Rob Maaddi, AP Sports Writer PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Phillies acquired two-time All-Star shortstop Jean Segura from the Seattle Mariners for veteran slugger Carlos Santana and infielder J.P. Crawford on Monday. The Phillies also get left-hander James Pazos and righty Juan Nicasio in...
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Otis Rush performing at Notodden bluesfestival, Norway, in 1997.
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September 29, 2018 - 11:07 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Legendary Chicago blues guitarist Otis Rush, whose passionate, jazz-tinged music influenced artists from Carlos Santana and Eric Clapton to the rock band Led Zeppelin, died Saturday at the age of 84, his longtime manager said. Rush succumbed to complications from a stroke he suffered...
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Philadelphia Phillies' Carlos Santana rounds third after hitting a solo home run during the first inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, in Miami.
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September 05, 2018 - 7:10 am
MIAMI (AP) — Strobe party lights flashed from the far end of the Philadelphia Phillies' postgame clubhouse, and a large beer cooler stood in the middle of the room as manager Gabe Kapler stepped outside for a conversation. "It's a little loud in there right now," he said. The sound was one big sigh...
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Vince Velasquez delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Monday, Sept. 3, 2018, in Miami.
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September 03, 2018 - 4:27 pm
MIAMI (AP) — The fading Philadelphia Phillies mustered only four hits and no walks against Jose Urena and two relievers and lost Monday to the last-place Miami Marlins 3-1. The Phillies, who began the afternoon four games behind first-place Atlanta in the NL East, lost their third game in a row...
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Philadelphia Phillies' Roman Quinn, left, dives safely back to second base under the tag from Washington Nationals shortstop Wilmer Difo on a pickoff attempt during the first inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018, in Philadelphia.
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August 30, 2018 - 6:40 am
By Aaron Bracy, Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Phillies added veteran Jose Bautista for his potent bat, but it's the confidence he displayed on Wednesday night that might help even more. Bautista had the go-ahead RBI single in the seventh inning to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to an 8-6...
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August 05, 2018 - 12:07 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — To some, the Phillies' worst-to-first turnaround may be surprising. Not to Zach Eflin, though. Eflin allowed three runs in eight strong innings and Carlos Santana had three hits, including one of Philadelphia's four homers, to lead the surging Phillies to an 8-3 victory over the...
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Philadelphia Phillies' Maikel Franco (7) is congratulated at home plate after hitting a walk-off three-run home run against the Miami Marlins in a baseball game Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018, in Philadelphia.
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August 03, 2018 - 6:29 am
By Rob Maadi, AP Sports Writer PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Maikel Franco launched a towering drive, watched the ball clear the left-field wall and flipped his bat high in the air backward before his jubilant trot around the bases. Franco's three-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the ninth lifted the...
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Jake Arrieta delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston, Tuesday, July 31, 2018.
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July 31, 2018 - 10:51 pm
By Doug Alden, Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — Jake Arrieta struck out seven in seven strong innings and the Philadelphia Phillies snapped a four-game slide with a 3-1 win over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night. Jorge Alfaro hit an RBI double in the second, Scott Kingery drove in a run with a...
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July 21, 2018 - 9:07 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The surprising Philadelphia Phillies took a circuitous route to their latest victory. Carlos Santana homered and drove in four, Cesar Hernandez had a two-run double and the Phillies overcame a four-run first-inning deficit to beat the San Diego Padres 11-5 on Friday night...
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St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Carpenter, center, celebrates with Tommy Pham, left, after Carpenter's go-ahead home run off Philadelphia Phillies relief pitcher Seranthony Dominguez during the ninth inning of a baseball game, June 19, 2018, in Philadelphia.
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June 20, 2018 - 7:16 am
By Aaron Bracy, Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Matt Carpenter had a hunch a fastball was coming. When the pitch arrived, he delivered. Carpenter hit a tiebreaking solo homer with two out in the ninth, helping the St. Louis Cardinals edge the Philadelphia Phillies 7-6 on Tuesday night...
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