Philadelphia Phillies

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Hadas Kuznits
November 09, 2018 - 4:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- There are many new mascots in Philadelphia, from Gritty to Squiggles, to now Wingston. But why are they all either male-oriented or gender neutral? Why are so few mascots female? When you think of Philadelphia mascots you probably don't first think about the...
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Andy MacPhail
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Ed Benkin
October 02, 2018 - 9:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It has been a roller coaster ride for Phillies fans this season. The same up-and-down journey was felt by the powers that be in the front office. After watching the team crash and burn over the final month and a half of the season, the Phillies are now on the outside...
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September 30, 2018 - 9:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Freddie Freeman, Nick Markakis and the NL East champion Atlanta Braves are set to open the playoffs on the road. All they need is an NL West champion to play. Needing at least a win to have a shot at home field in the NLDS, the Braves lost to the Philadelphia Phillies 3-1 on...
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Jerad Eickhoff
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September 29, 2018 - 8:39 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves are savoring their turnaround. Freddie Freeman hit three doubles in a four-hit performance and drove in three runs as the Braves kept up their push for home-field advantage in the playoffs, routing the Philadelphia Phillies 10-2 Friday night. The NL East...
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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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September 16, 2018 - 5:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Peter O'Brien homered and drove in three runs as the Miami Marlins blunted Philadelphia's bid to move up in the playoff race, beating the Phillies 6-4 on Sunday. The Phillies remained 6 1/2 games behind NL East-leading Atlanta, which lost to Washington. Miami ended a five-game...
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September 15, 2018 - 11:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Cesar Hernandez hit a go-ahead, three-run home run in the fifth, seven relievers combined on seven shutout innings and the Philadelphia Phillies beat Miami 5-4 Saturday night for their second straight win over the Marlins following a five-game losing streak. Philadelphia...
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Aaron Altherr
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September 15, 2018 - 10:04 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Confidence is a big deal for Aaron Altherr. A couple more games like Friday night should help out a lot. Altherr homered twice and drove in five runs, leading the Philadelphia Phillies to a 14-2 victory over the Miami Marlins. The 27-year-old Altherr was expected to be a regular...
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September 09, 2018 - 5:38 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Even after Jacob deGrom was scratched on a rainy afternoon, the Phillies stumbled again when Vince Velasquez wasted a two-run lead in a 6-4 loss to the New York Mets that was as dismal for Philadelphia as Sunday's weather. Philadelphia led the NL East before play Aug. 12 but has...
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