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Royals rally to spoil Phillies' home opener

Royals rally to spoil Phillies' home opener

ESPN.com CNNSI.com MLB.com Updated Apr 5, 2013
Alex Gordon and Chris Getz each hit bases-loaded triples and the Kansas City Royals rallied to beat Philadelphia 13-4 Friday, spoiling the Phillies' home opener.
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  • Brett, Schmidt may skip Hall of Fame ceremonies

    Brett, Schmidt may skip Hall of Fame ceremonies

    CNNSI.com Apr 5, 2013
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Hall of Fame third basemen George Brett and Mike Schmidt both say they're undecided if they'll attend this summer's induction ceremonies at Cooperstown.
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