Citizens Bank Park

Philadelphia Fusion officials break ground on a new $50 million esports arena in South Philadelphia.
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Justin Udo
September 25, 2019 - 5:56 pm
The Wells Fargo Center is set to host this weekend's Overwatch League grand championship, but local esports fans are rejoicing over a new $50 million arena coming to South Philadelphia.
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Carson Wentz's AO1 Foundation charity softball game.
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Andrew Kramer
May 31, 2019 - 9:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It was a perfect night for a ballgame at Citizens Bank Park Friday — softball, not baseball — but a different team took the field in the name of charity. Some Eagles players took part in a home run derby, then it was offense versus defense, all for Carson Wentz's AO1...
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Philadelphia Phillies President Dave Montgomery hold the World Series trophy during the World Championship Parade October 31, 2008 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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Mike Dougherty
May 10, 2019 - 2:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Phillies announced plans for a celebration of life ceremony for chairman David Montgomery, who died Wednesday after a battle with cancer. The ceremony will be held at Citizens Bank Park on Thursday, June 6 at 3:05 p.m. Gates will open at 2 p.m. The ceremony is...
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Paul Kurtz
May 09, 2019 - 4:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — While the Phillies continue their road trip, Citizens Bank Park will be opening its doors this weekend to thousands of beer, wine and cocktail lovers. The third annual All-Star Craft Beer, Wine, and Cocktail Festival is an immersive event. The park was the first to...
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Rhys Hoskins
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May 04, 2019 - 8:22 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Rhys Hoskins is making pitchers think twice about pitching around Bryce Harper. Hoskins hit a three-run homer, Jerad Eickhoff threw five crisp innings and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Washington Nationals 4-2 on Friday night. After Kurt Suzuki went deep off Seranthony...
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Aaron Nola
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Paul Kurtz
May 02, 2019 - 3:09 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Phillies ace Aaron Nola will be leading an annual food drive at Citizens Bank Park this summer. Nola was already familiar with the Philabundance building. He drives past it all the time on the way to the ballpark. But now he's learning about the inner workings of the...
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Citizens Bank Park
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April 11, 2019 - 3:01 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A person familiar with the planning tells The Associated Press that Major League Baseball will play the 2026 All-Star Game in Philadelphia to mark the 250th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Thursday because no announcement...
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Rhys Hoskins
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April 06, 2019 - 8:05 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Patience is paying off for the Philadelphia Phillies. Rhys Hoskins had three hits and drove in four runs, including Bryce Harper from first base on a single, and the Phillies beat the Minnesota Twins 10-4 on Friday night despite Jorge Polanco hitting for the cycle . Philadelphia...
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Opening day
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Mike DeNardo
March 28, 2019 - 5:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Going to opening day is an annual tradition for many fans, but this year, the start of the season is special. After seven years without a winning season, Phillies fans like Adam Chesia of Southwest Philly are ready to cheer on new acquisitions — Bryce Harper, J.T...
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Philadelphia Phillies catcher J.T. Realmuto (10) is greeted by Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Bryce Harper (3) after hitting a home run in the fourth inning of the spring training game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Spectrum Field.
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Dave Uram
March 28, 2019 - 10:18 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For the first time since 2012, and arguably as far back as 2011, the Phillies are legitimately expected to compete for a trip to the postseason, and maybe even further than that. It's one of the best days of the years: Phillies Opening Day. And there's going to be a...
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