Nick Williams

Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Nick Pivetta throws during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, in Phoenix.
AP Photo/Rick Scuteri
August 08, 2018 - 6:57 am
By Bob Baum, AP Sports Writer PHOENIX (AP) — Add Nick Pivetta's Tuesday night performance to the long list of quality outings by Philadelphia starters this season. He threw six scoreless innings, Nick Williams homered and the Phillies bounced back from their marathon loss the previous night to beat...
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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.
AP Photo/Laurence Kesterson
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' Rhys Hoskins celebrates in the dugout after hitting a solo home run off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Tyler Mahle during the first inning of a baseball game, Thursday, July 26, 2018, in Cincinnati.
AP Photo/John Minchillo
July 27, 2018 - 6:14 am
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Philadelphia Phillies are having so much fun right now that Nick Williams compared them to kids at recess. Williams, Rhys Hoskins and Maikel Franco each hit two of Philadelphia's record-tying seven home runs, and the Phillies overpowered the Cincinnati Reds 9-4 on Thursday...
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Philadelphia Phillies' Trevor Plouffe, second from right, celebrates with teammates.
AP Photo/Matt Slocum
July 25, 2018 - 6:22 am
By Aaron Bracy, Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Phillies' relievers just kept shutting down the Dodgers, and Los Angeles finally ran out of pitchers. Trevor Plouffe hit a three-run homer off outfielder Kike Hernandez with one out in the 16th inning as Philadelphia outlasted the Los Angeles...
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Aaron Nola
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July 04, 2018 - 7:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Aaron Nola stuck out nine in seven splendid innings, Nick Williams hit a two-run homer and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-1 Wednesday to sweep a two-game interleague series. Nola (11-2) gave up one run and seven hits to win his fifth straight decision...
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Philadelphia Phillies' Nick Williams and Scott Kingery
AP Photo/Jae C. Hong
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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Apr 9, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies right fielder Nick Williams (5) celebrates his home run with shortstop J.P. Crawford (2) during the eighth inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Citizens Bank Park.
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April 09, 2018 - 10:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pinch-hitter Nick Williams hit a tiebreaking solo homer in the bottom of the eighth inning to lift the Philadelphia Phillies to a 6-5 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night. Scott Kingery homered for the first time in his career and Rhys Hoskins also went deep for the...
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