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Phillies vendor fired for involvement in white nationalist move…

Phillies vendor fired for involvement in white nationalist movement

yahoo.com deadspin.com Updated 6 hours ago
Pistachio Girl (MLB) Emily Youcis, who’s better known around Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia as “Pistachio Girl,” has been fired from her vendor job after a flood of publicity connecting her with the political movement known as the “alt-right.” Youci…
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  • Done Deals: Phillies add Joaquin Benoit to bolster bullpen

    Done Deals: Phillies add Joaquin Benoit to bolster bullpen

    yahoo.com MLB.com 12 hours ago
    Joaquin Benoit is reportedly headed to the Phillies. (AP) This is The Stew’s running list of trades and signings that happen during baseball’s Winter Meetings. We’ll update this post as news happens. MONDAY Phillies add Joaquin Benoit to their bullpen J…
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  • Middleton named Phillies' control person

    Middleton named Phillies' control person

    MLB.com Nov 17
    John Middleton's current and future role with the Phillies has been crystallized.
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  • Acquired in Hamels deal, Harrison cut by Phils

    Acquired in Hamels deal, Harrison cut by Phils

    MLB.com Nov 15
    Matt Harrison joined the Phillies in one of the biggest trades in franchise history. But he never threw a single pitch because of a chronic back injury, and Tuesday the team announced it had released him.
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  • Hellickson, Walker accept offers; 8 decline

    Hellickson, Walker accept offers; 8 decline

    The free-agent market became a bit clearer today, as Phillies righty Jeremy Hellickson accepted a qualifying offer and Mets second baseman Neil Walker followed suit. The other eight eligible players declined, keeping them free agents. Hellickson and Wal…
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  • Phillies pick up Howie Kendrick in deal with Dodgers

    Phillies pick up Howie Kendrick in deal with Dodgers

    Howie Kendrick is heading to Philadelphia. (Getty Images/Denis Poroy) The Los Angeles Dodgers have found a spot for outfielder Howie Kendrick, but it’s not on their 25-man roster. Los Angeles agreed to a trade Friday, sending Kendrick to the Philadelphi…
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  • Filling closer role a major Phils priority

    Filling closer role a major Phils priority

    MLB.com Nov 10
    The Phillies traded Ken Giles last December because they knew they did not need a surefire closer in 2016.
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  • Joy and sorrow, and the 1980 Phillies' World Series victory

    Joy and sorrow, and the 1980 Phillies' World Series victory

    philly.com Nov 5
    As I watched Chicago's big and orderly Cubs parade Friday, I couldn't help but think of the 1980 Phillies and Mike Swilley.
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  • Contributing Op-Ed Writer: United Loyalties

    Contributing Op-Ed Writer: United Loyalties

    nytimes.com Nov 4
    What a World Series — especially if you’ve played for both the Cubs and Terry Francona.
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  • Phils acquire Neshek in trade with Astros

    Phils acquire Neshek in trade with Astros

    MLB.com Nov 4
    The Phillies planned to improve their bullpen this offseason, and they took a step on Friday, when they announced they acquired right-hander Pat Neshek from the Astros for a player to be named or cash considerations.
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  • Phils' OD 2017 roster filled with potential

    Phils' OD 2017 roster filled with potential

    MLB.com Oct 26
    The Phillies took a small step forward in 2016, winning eight more games than they did last year. The organization expects the future to be better because of a strong farm system and the potential of players already on the big league roster.
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  • Inbox: Will Phils trade big names in offseason?

    Inbox: Will Phils trade big names in offseason?

    MLB.com Oct 19
    Phillies fans are wondering about offseason trades, prospect promotions and more.
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  • The Phillie Phanatic had lots of fun at jury duty

    The Phillie Phanatic had lots of fun at jury duty

    yahoo.com Oct 18
    Let’s face it: jury duty, despite being a vital part of our justice system, isn’t a lot of fun. But you know what would make it a lot more fun? The mascot of the Philadelphia Phillies, the fuzzy green Phillie Phanatic. This isn’t a thought exercise — th…
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  • Members of '08World Series-Winning Phillies Reunite in NLDS

    Members of '08World Series-Winning Phillies Reunite in NLDS

    nytimes.com Oct 7
    Chase Utley sat in the Los Angeles Dodgers clubhouse and watched as Cole Hamels was chased from a game 1,000 miles away. Eight years ago might as well be an eternity.
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  • Postseason gives Harper new life after tough year

    Postseason gives Harper new life after tough year

    MLB.com Oct 5
    After striking out in his first three at-bats on Sept. 10, Bryce Harper launched a three-run homer, breaking a scoreless tie to lead the Nationals to a 3-0 victory over the Phillies. It was his first and only home run during the month of September, one …
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  • Murphy: Pitching some names to the Phillies

    Murphy: Pitching some names to the Phillies

    philly.com Oct 4
    DEVON TRAVIS. Trea Turner. Anthony Rizzo. Those probably aren't the names that would first catch the eye of a Phillies fan looking over this year's postseason rosters. The 10 teams left standing after Sunday offered no shortage of opportunities to reliv…
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  • Ryan Howard's hitless finale still provides one more lasting me…

    Ryan Howard's hitless finale still provides one more lasting memory

    This moment, unlike all the unforgettable ones we witnessed during Ryan Howard's mighty career in a Phillies uniform, was planned. Choreography, however, could not diminish it because Howard's reaction to his career-ending tribute in Philadelphia was so…
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  • Phillies to part ways with hitting coach

    Phillies to part ways with hitting coach

    MLB.com Oct 2
    The Phillies made one coaching change following Sunday's season finale at Citizens Bank Park; two sources told MLB.com that Steve Henderson will not return as hitting coach.
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  • Video - Phillies Temporarily Shut Down Lee 02:33

    Phillies Temporarily Shut Down Lee

    Mar 8
    Jerry Crasnick breaks down the latest on Cliff Lee, who has been temporarily shut down by the Phillies after feeling renewed discomfort in his pitching elbow.
  • Video - A-Rod Singles In First At-Bat 00:38

    A-Rod Singles In First At-Bat

    Mar 4
    Yankees DH Alex Rodriguez singled to left field in his first at-bat since he was suspended by the league for use of performance-enhancing drugs.
  • Video - A-Rod Singles In Yankees' Loss 00:53

    A-Rod Singles In Yankees' Loss

    Mar 4
    Alex Rodriguez went 1-for-2 with a walk in his first baseball game in nearly 18 months as the Phillies beat the Yankees 3-1.
  • Video - Hamels Focused On Playing Baseball 01:31

    Hamels Focused On Playing Baseball

    Mar 3
    Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels talks to Britt McHenry about dealing with trade talk and how the team is in transition.