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Philadelphia Phillies alumni Charlie Manuel and Jim Thome during a pregame ceremony against the New York Mets in 2017.
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Mike DeNardo
June 14, 2018 - 5:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — He's already on the Phillies Wall of Fame. Now, the Phils are paying tribute to one of their most popular players as he heads into baseball's Hall of Fame. "I appreciate so much those Philadelphia curtain calls," said Jim Thome at a pregame ceremony, who was honored...
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 Philadelphia Phillies first baseman Carlos Santana (41) celebrates win against the Milwaukee Brewers at Citizens Bank Park.
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June 10, 2018 - 5:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Zach Eflin tied his career high with nine strikeouts over six innings and the Philadelphia Phillies snapped a four-game losing streak by holding off the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3 on Sunday. Eflin (3-2) had his second strong start after two subpar outings, allowing two runs and three...
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 Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies center fielder Odubel Herrera (37) walks off the field after making the final out in loss against the Milwaukee Brewers at Citizens Bank Park.
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June 09, 2018 - 6:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ji-Man Choi hit a go-ahead, pinch-hit grand slam in the sixth inning, and Jesus Aguilar and Jonathan Villar also went deep for Milwaukee in the Brewers' 12-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday. Aguilar also doubled and drove in three runs and Christian Yelich had...
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In this Oct. 10, 1979, file photo, Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Bruce Kison delivers to a Baltimore Orioles batter during Game 1 of the baseball World Series, in Baltimore, Md.
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June 04, 2018 - 6:27 pm
BALTIMORE (AP) — Bruce Kison, a pitcher who helped the Pittsburgh Pirates win the World Series in 1971 and 1979 and spent three decades in player development and scouting roles, has died of cancer. He was 68. His wife, Anna Marie, said Kison died Saturday at the Tidewell Hospice in Bradenton,...
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Jake Arrieta (49) walks off the field as rain falls after the third inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium.
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June 03, 2018 - 10:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A look at what's happening around the majors Monday: AGITATED ARRIETA The Phillies are off, and maybe that will give them time to address Jake Arrieta's frustration. The Philadelphia ace criticized his team's defensive positioning after a 6-1 loss Sunday that...
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San Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford (35) gets tagged out by Philadelphia Phillies second baseman Cesar Hernandez (16) while attempting to steal second base during the fifth inning at AT&T Park.
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June 03, 2018 - 7:27 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Dereck Rodriguez earned his first big league win, giving up a home run to Jake Arrieta but outpitching the Phillies ace to lead the San Francisco Giants over Philadelphia 6-1 Sunday for a three-game sweep. Rodriguez (1-0), the 25-year-old son of Hall of Fame catcher Ivan...
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Aaron Nola
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Matt Leon
May 31, 2018 - 4:42 pm
LOS ANGELES (KYW Newsradio) — The Phillies will wrap up their series in Los Angeles Thursday night against the Dodgers. Gabe Kapler's squad has lost two of the first three games in this set. Wednesday night, the Dodgers blasted the Phillies 8-2. Zach Eflin allowed five of the runs in four innings...
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Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Ross Stripling
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May 31, 2018 - 8:09 am
By Doug Padilla, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ross Stripling is surprising even himself with the way he's piling up strikeouts lately. The right-hander had nine more Wednesday night to increase his total to 28 over his last three starts, Matt Kemp homered and drove in four runs, and the Los...
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Philadelphia Phillies' Nick Williams and Scott Kingery
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May 30, 2018 - 7:03 am
By Doug Padilla, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jake Arrieta put the Philadelphia Phillies back on control. A day after a tough loss, the Phillies bounced back Tuesday night as Arrieta finished off one of the better months of his impressive career with a 6-1 victory over the Los Angeles...
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Vince Velasquez
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May 29, 2018 - 7:49 am
By Beth Harris, AP Sports Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — Vince Velasquez was cruising with a 4-0 lead while holding the Los Angeles Dodgers hitless into the sixth inning. Then the bottom dropped out. Yasiel Puig broke up the no-hit bid and the Phillies piled up miscues in the late innings to hand the...
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