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Ruf, Utley lead Phillies' charge against Cubs

Ruf, Utley lead Phillies' charge against Cubs

MLB.com Updated Aug 6, 2013
Chase Utley tripled among his three hits and drove in two runs and Darin Ruf homered as the Phillies outslugged the visiting Cubs, 9-8, on Tuesday night at Citizens Bank Park. Right-hander Kyle Kendrick picked up the win.
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  • Cubs add outfielder Neal to 25-man roster

    Cubs add outfielder Neal to 25-man roster

    MLB.com Aug 6, 2013
    One day after being claimed off waivers from the Yankees, Thomas Neal was added to the Cubs' 25-man roster on Tuesday.
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  • Video - Phillies Hold Off Cubs 00:38

    Phillies Hold Off Cubs

    Aug 6
    The Cubs scored three runs in the top of the ninth but it wasn't enough as the Phillies held on for the 9-8 victory.

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    Aug 6
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