National League East

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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Apr 16, 2018; Atlanta, GA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Aaron Nola (27) throws a pitch against the Atlanta Braves.
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September 23, 2018 - 5:48 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Lane Adams homered and drove in two runs, Anibal Sanchez won for the first time in nine starts and the Atlanta Braves used a lineup of reserves to win their fifth straight game, 2-1 over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday. The loss dropped Philadelphia from postseason contention...
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September 22, 2018 - 5:04 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves capped a most surprising season by clinching their first NL East crown since 2013, with Mike Foltynewicz taking a no-hitter into the seventh inning Saturday in a 5-3 win over the Philadelphia Phillies. A year after going 70-92, manager Brian Snitker and his Baby...
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Washington Nationals' Stephen Strasburg, left, bunts for a run-scoring fielder's choice during the fourth inning of a baseball game, against the Philadelphia Phillies, Monday, Aug. 27, 2018, in Philadelphia.
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August 28, 2018 - 7:55 am
By Rob Maaddi, AP Sports Writer PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Stephen Strasburg made all the necessary adjustments. The right-hander threw six effective innings, Matt Wieters hit a solo homer and the Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-3 Monday night. Strasburg (7-7) gave up two runs and...
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Matt Leon
August 22, 2018 - 3:40 pm
WASHINGTON (KYW Newsradio) — The Phillies will continue their series with the Nationals Wednesday night again down in Washington, D.C. The Phils have lost three in a row and nine of their last 14. Tuesday night, they opened this series with a 10-4 loss to the Nats. Phillies actually led 4-1 after 5...
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Jun 30, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Vince Velasquez (28) pitches during the first inning against the Washington Nationals at Citizens Bank Park
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Matt Leon
August 21, 2018 - 3:49 pm
WASHINGTON (KYW Newsradio) — The Phillies are down in Washington, D.C., to open a three-game series with the Nationals Tuesday night. Gabe Kapler's squad comes into this one 68-56 and in second place in the National League East — a game behind the Atlanta Braves, who will visit Pittsburgh Tuesday...
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Philadelphia Phillies' Wilson Ramos is doused by Odubel Herrera after the Phillies' 7-4 win in a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Philadelphia.
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August 16, 2018 - 7:14 am
By Rob Maaddi, AP Sports Writer PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Wilson Ramos became an instant favorite with his new team. Ramos had three extra-base hits and three RBIs, helping the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Boston Red Sox 7-4 on Wednesday night in his first game wearing red pinstripes. The Phillies, who...
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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 Aaron Nola (27) delivers a pitch in the first inning against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park.
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July 30, 2018 - 3:33 pm
BOSTON (KYW Newsradio) — After a rough weekend in Cincinnati, the Phillies are now in Boston where they will open a quick two-game interleague series against the team with the best record in baseball, the Red Sox. The Phillies opened their series in Cincinnati with a 9-4 win on Thursday as they...
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Philadelphia Phillies' Nick Williams hits a ground ball during the third inning of the team's baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Thursday, July 12, 2018, in Baltimore. Cesar Hernandez scored on the play.
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July 13, 2018 - 6:16 am
By David Ginsburg, AP Sports Writer BALTIMORE (AP) — Making the most of a one-day stopover in Baltimore, the Philadelphia Phillies won a game scheduled two months earlier and regained sole possession of first place in the NL East. Jorge Alfaro homered and drove in three runs, Nick Pivetta took a...
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