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Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper celebrates after hitting a home run off Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Jesse Biddle during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Saturday, March 30, 2019, in Philadelphia.
Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper celebrates after hitting a home run off Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Jesse Biddle during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Saturday, March 30, 2019, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
March 30, 2019 - 7:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper homered deep into the second deck in right-center field for his first hit with Philadelphia and celebrated with an emphatic curtain call, highlighting the Phillies' 8-6 win over the Atlanta Braves on Saturday. Hitless over five at-bats this season after signing a $...
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Opening day
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Mike DeNardo
March 28, 2019 - 5:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Going to opening day is an annual tradition for many fans, but this year, the start of the season is special. After seven years without a winning season, Phillies fans like Adam Chesia of Southwest Philly are ready to cheer on new acquisitions — Bryce Harper, J.T...
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Citizens Bank Park
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Rachel Kurland
March 27, 2019 - 1:51 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In an unprecedented move, the Phillies enacted a cellphone policy for the press, then swiftly revoked its own new rule within 24 hours. The team's public relations department sent a reminder Tuesday on "phone use during media availabilities." "Please remind your...
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On Tuesday, the Phillies held their first workout of 2019 on their home field, and the newest Phillie admitted it was an a bit of an adjustment walking out of the home dugout.
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Ed Benkin
March 26, 2019 - 8:28 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Bryce Harper admitted it was a strange feeling. Harper had been used to taking the field at Citizens Bank Park as a visiting player for the Washington Nationals. On Tuesday, the Phillies held their first workout of 2019 on their home field, and the newest Phillie...
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More food options have been added to Citizens Bank Park than ever before.
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John McDevitt
March 26, 2019 - 5:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — When Phillies fans go to the ballpark for opening day on Thursday, they'll find more food options than ever before. During a media preview Tuesday of the Phillies and Aramark's latest food lineup at Citizens Bank Park, officials debuted the outdoor beer garden and...
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Bryce Harper
Chris O'Meara/AP
March 22, 2019 - 11:04 am
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Bryce Harper has been playing catch-up since his free agency carried over into spring training. With a week left until opening day, the Philadelphia Phillies' big-money addition looks ready to pay off. Harper hit his first two Grapefruit League homers, combining with fellow...
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Bryce Harper
Chris O'Meara/AP, file
March 19, 2019 - 4:28 pm
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Bryce Harper came to Philadelphia to do the one thing he didn't accomplish in Washington: Win in October. The Phillies gave him one of the biggest contracts in baseball history to deliver. "I want to be on Broad Street and hold a (World Series) trophy over my head," Harper...
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Los Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout (27) runs to third base after hitting a triple against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the first inning at Tempe Diablo Stadium.
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March 19, 2019 - 10:40 am
By Andrew Porter PHILADELPHIA (94WIP) — Mike Trout and the Los Angeles Angels are finalizing a record breaking 12-year deal worth $430 million, according to Jeff Passan. There are reportedly no opt-outs in the contract. BREAKING: Star center fielder Mike Trout and the Los Angeles Angels are...
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Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper rolls on the dirt holding his leg after getting hit by a pitch against the Toronto Blue Jays during the sixth inning in a spring training baseball game, Friday, March 15, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.
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March 16, 2019 - 12:17 pm
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Bryce Harper sat out the Philadelphia Phillies' game against the Houston Astros on Saturday, saying he's "a little sore" one day after getting hit by a pitch and bruising his right ankle. Manager Gabe Kapler said he had no concerns about Harper being ready for opening day on...
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Bryce Harper
Douglas DeFelice/USA Today Sports
March 15, 2019 - 3:20 pm
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — New Phillies star Bryce Harper sustained a bruised right foot when he was hit by a pitch during a spring training game Friday, but manager Gabe Kapler said the team wasn't overly worried about the injury. Initial X-rays were negative, the team said. Harper then left the...
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