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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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Union rookie defender Mark McKenzie
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Matt Leon
June 22, 2018 - 4:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Philadelphia Union will return to MLS action on Saturday night as they welcome the Vancouver Whitecaps FC to Chester. The Union have gotten good play as of late from rookie defender Mark McKenzie. A Homegrown Player who came through the Union Academy, McKenzie is...
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Jake Arrieta
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Matt Leon
June 15, 2018 - 4:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Phillies are out in Milwaukee, tonight they open a three-game series with the Brewers. The Phillies are 35-31 and coming off a home series with Colorado which saw them take two of three from the Rockies. The Phils wrapped up the series with a 9-3 victory...
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Cole Beeker has set a program record this season for Swarthmore with 64 RBI.
Swarthmore College Athletics
Matt Leon
May 24, 2018 - 2:18 pm
SWARTHMORE, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The Swarthmore College baseball team will continue an incredible ride of a season Friday night when the Garnet open at the Division III College World Series in Appleton, Wisconsin. Swarthmore's first game in the double-elimination series will be against Concordia...
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Delaware Valley University senior Ta'riq Thomas will take part in the the long jump and triple jump this week at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Championships.
Delaware Valley University Athletics
Matt Leon
May 22, 2018 - 3:55 pm
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — One of the area's best track and field athletes will look to cap his college career in style this weekend. Delaware Valley University senior Ta'riq Thomas is heading to the NCAA Division III Outdoor Championships later this week in La Crosse, Wisconsin, where he...
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Rowan junior shortstop Carly Anderson leads the Profs this season with a .486 batting average.
Rowan University Athletics
Matt Leon
May 18, 2018 - 11:37 am
GLASSBORO, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The Rowan University softball team is getting ready for the Super Regionals of the Division III NCAA Tournament. The Profs will take on Moravian in a best-of-three series beginning Saturday on their home field in Glassboro, New Jersey. The series was supposed to...
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West Chester University Athletics
Matt Leon
May 16, 2018 - 2:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The West Chester University baseball team will look to defend its national title when it opens play in the Division II NCAA Tournament on Friday in West Lawn, Pennsylvania. The Golden Rams bring a 31-15 record into the tournament and they are the top seed in the...
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Swarthmore Baseball
Swarthmore Athletics
Matt Leon
May 16, 2018 - 10:44 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- For the second time in program history, the Swarthmore College baseball team is headed to the Division III NCAA Tournament. The Garnet are the five seed in the Auburn, New York Regional and they will open things up on Thursday against the four-seed Baldwin Wallace...
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After winning the NJAC title, Rowan is the top seed in the Division III NCAA Tournament's Mid-Atlantic Regional.
Rowan University Athletics
Matt Leon
May 15, 2018 - 4:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A fantastic season will continue this week for the Rowan University baseball team as the Profs take part in the Division III NCAA Tournament. Rowan will open the double-elimination Mid-Atlantic Regional on Thursday in York, Pennsylvania, against Castleton. The Profs...
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The West Chester University softball team is 43-13 heading into the Division II NCAA Super Regionals.
West Chester University Athletics
Matt Leon
May 15, 2018 - 3:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For a second straight season, the West Chester University softball team has advanced to the Super Regionals of the Division II NCAA Tournament. The Golden Rams will host Gannon in the best-of-three Super Regional beginning Thursday at noon. "We're excited to be back...
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