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New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius prepares to take batting practice before Game 6 of baseball's American League Championship Series against the Houston Astros in Houston in October.
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AP News
December 11, 2019 - 9:45 am
Free-agent shortstop Didi Gregorius is reuniting with manager Joe Girardi in Philadelphia, agreeing with the Phillies on a $14 million, one-year contract, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press. Read more here.
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Zack Wheeler
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AP News
December 04, 2019 - 3:44 pm
Right-hander Zack Wheeler and the Philadelphia Phillies have agreed to a $118 million, five-year contract, two people familiar with the deal told The Associated Press on Wednesday. Read more here.
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In this photo, Philadelphia Phillies manager Gabe Kapler watches the team play the Detroit Tigers in the first inning of a baseball game in Detroit.
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AP News
November 13, 2019 - 6:24 pm
Gabe Kapler might need years to match the popularity of his predecessors with the San Francisco Giants. Read more here.
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Phillie Phanatic
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Paul Kurtz
October 11, 2019 - 7:18 am
While the Phillies' front office search for a new manager, the ball club's lawyers are locked in a battle over the rights to their iconic mascot, the Phillie Phanatic.
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Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper (3) hits a three-run home run off Miami Marlins relief pitcher Wei-Yin Chen during the sixth inning of a baseball game.
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AP News
September 29, 2019 - 10:44 am
Bryce Harper is doing what he can to help the Philadelphia Phillies end a string of seven straight losing seasons.
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Philadelphia Phillies's Cesar Hernandez swings on a single during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Philadelphia.
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AP News
September 16, 2019 - 6:35 am
Christian Vázquez homered twice, including his first career grand slam, and drove in a career-high five runs to lead the Boston Red Sox to a 6-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.
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Philadelphia Phillies' Aaron Nola pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, in Philadelphia.
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AP News
September 10, 2019 - 7:17 am
By Rob Maaddi, AP Sports Writer PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Mike Foltynewicz is almost back to his All-Star form of a year ago. Foltynewicz threw seven impressive innings, Josh Donaldson and Ronald Acuna Jr. hit homers and the NL East-leading Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-2 on Monday...
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Tim Brennan
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Matt Leon
August 27, 2019 - 12:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Tim Brennan has wasted no time making a name for himself in pro baseball. The right-handed pitcher was a star at Saint Joseph's University and impressed the Texas Rangers to the point where they selected him in the seventh round of the June 2018 MLB Draft. In 2019, he...
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Shawn Semple
Trenton Thunder
Matt Leon
August 09, 2019 - 2:51 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Right-handed pitcher Shawn Semple has quickly moved up the ladder in the New York Yankees organization. He was recently promoted from High-A Tampa to the Double-A Trenton Thunder. That promotion means Semple is back in familiar territory. A South Jersey native, Semple...
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Matt Leon
August 09, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Mike Costanzo is a Springfield, Delaware County native who was a star baseball player at Archbishop Carroll High School. After a fine college career at Coastal Carolina University, Costanzo was the 65th overall pick in 2005, taken by the Phils in the second round. He...
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