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Phillies' bats awaken, back Cloyd's strong start

Phillies' bats awaken, back Cloyd's strong start

MLB.com Updated May 21, 2013
Supporting Tyler Cloyd's strong seven-inning performance, the Phillies tied a season high with 15 hits in a 7-3 victory over the Marlins on Tuesday night at Marlins Park. Ryan Howard led the attack in his return to the lineup, going 3-for-5 with three R…
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  • Manuel OK with Marlins' spitting incident

    Manuel OK with Marlins' spitting incident

    MLB.com CNNSI.com yahoo.com May 21, 2013
    The Phillies did not seem terribly bothered that Marlins pitcher Alex Sanabia spit on a baseball after allowing a home run Monday to Domonic Brown. "He did?" Phillies manager Charlie Manuel said. "That's good. I didn't see it."
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  • Day after frustrating loss, Hamels remains quiet

    Day after frustrating loss, Hamels remains quiet

    MLB.com May 21, 2013
    It will take much more than a penny for Cole Hamels' thoughts. Hamels signed a six-year, $144 million contract extension last summer, so he certainly doesn't need the money. He declined for a second day to discuss his frustrations following Monday's 5-1…
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  • Left knee feeling better, Howard rejoins lineup

    Left knee feeling better, Howard rejoins lineup

    MLB.com May 21, 2013
    Ryan Howard has thought about the long-term prognosis for his balky left knee. He tried his hand at gallows humor to discuss those concerns Tuesday at Marlins Park. "I guess if I blow up, then I'd be worried about that then," he said. But Howa…
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  • Report: Jamar Taylor had sports hernia surgery

    Report: Jamar Taylor had sports hernia surgery

    profootballtalk.com May 21, 2013
    There was some uncertainty about whether or not safety Reshad Jones was going to report for the start of OTAs with the rest of the Dolphins on Tuesday. As it turns out, Jones wasn’t the member of the secondary to worry about. The safety reported for dut
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  • Ball Don’t Lie’s 2012-13 Playoff Previews: Miami Heat vs. India…

    Ball Don’t Lie’s 2012-13 Playoff Previews: Miami Heat vs. Indiana Pacers

    yahoo.com May 21, 2013
    The minds behind Ball Don’t Lie are going to preview each of the parings in the third round, with Kelly Dwyer going against character for a more genial take, Dan Devine bringing his inimitable mixture of both order and bedlam, along with Eric Freeman’
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  • Ross says Dolphins stadium can’t get done with his money alone

    Ross says Dolphins stadium can’t get done with his money alone

    Dolphins owner Stephen Ross says the only way Miami will get the stadium it needs to host another Super Bowl is if taxpayers foot some of the bill. Speaking on NFL Network shortly after the league’s other owners decided not to award an upcoming Super Bo
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  • Dolphins OTAs: CB Brent Grimes shines

    Dolphins OTAs: CB Brent Grimes shines

    ESPN.com May 21, 2013
    DAVIE, Fla. -- The new-look Miami Dolphins held their first practice of organized team activities on Tuesday. The AFC East blog was there to take in all the action. Here are some notes and observations: One very good sign for Miami is new cornerback Bre…
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  • Miami Dolphins OTA Report: 5/21

    Miami Dolphins OTA Report: 5/21

    Ryan Tannehill drops back to pass — courtesy of MiamiDolphins.com The Miami Dolphins kicked off OTAs this morning on the practice field in Davie. The final phase of the team’s offseason training program has now begun as the countdown to training camp
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  • Tuesday morning one-liners

    Tuesday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com May 21, 2013
    Bills WR Robert Woods bonded with QB E.J. Manuel during a pre-draft trip to visit the Jets. The Dolphins hope the pieces are in place for a more productive secondary in 2013. Patriots S Steve Gregory has taken on a mentorship role with students from Ran…
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  • Get Excited About the Miami Marlins' Young Prospects Before The…

    Get Excited About the Miami Marlins' Young Prospects Before They Get Traded

    grantland.com May 21, 2013
    You know the story. Jeffrey Loria bought the Montreal Expos, ran them into the ground, then swapped them for the Florida Marlins. For the next 10 yea...
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  • Video - Eastern Conference Finals Preview 01:10

    Eastern Conference Finals Preview

    May 21
    Tim Legler breaks down what the Pacers need to do to be successful against the Heat in the Eastern Conference finals.
  • Video - When will Miami host another Super Bowl? 01:52

    When will Miami host another Super Bowl?

    May 21
    Jeff Darlington has the latest on when South Florida can reasonably expect to host another Super Bowl after missing out on Super Bowls L and LI.
  • Video - Under the Radar? 06:47

    Under the Radar?

    May 21
    The Pacers have been below the radar almost all year -- even in Indianapolis. But they head into the East finals as the Heat's most ardent rivals. Jared Wade of 8 Points, 9 Seconds weighs in.
  • Video - Wayne Winston 06:14

    Wayne Winston

    May 21
    Wayne Winston is the Indiana professor who got a young Mark Cuban interested in advanced analytics and a pioneer of adjusted plus/minus. Who does he think is going to win it all?

Sports Columnists

  • NBA Playoffs 2013: Despite loss, Memphis Grizzlies find their game in loss…

    May 21
    Despite a second straight loss, the Grizzlies rediscovered part of their game, J.A. Adande writes.
  • Don Banks: Teams not buying 'Easter Bunny' excuse for moving NFL Draft to …

    May 21
    BOSTON -- Even if you happen to believe in the Easter Bunny theory, or that the NFL had to move next year's draft to May solely because of a scheduling conflict with a Radio City Music Hall "Spring Spectacular'' show, there's more than a reasonable…
  • Daily Dime: Spurs win Game 2

    May 21
    Daily Dime
  • Clayton: NFL should be careful with calendar

    May 21
    The NFL's offseason calendar works just fine, so there's no reason to tear it up, writes John Clayton.