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Gillick expresses faith in organization's future

Gillick expresses faith in organization's future

MLB.com yahoo.com Updated 2 hours ago
Pat Gillick never left the Phillies, but he is back on a full-time basis after ownership asked him last week to be the organization's interim president while David Montgomery takes a medical leave of absence.
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  • J. Upton leaves game with bruised left triceps

    J. Upton leaves game with bruised left triceps

    MLB.com 1 hour ago
    Justin Upton exited Tuesday night's game against the Phillies with a bruised left triceps muscle. The Braves said his status is day to day.
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  • Phillies seek to integrate prospect Franco into lineup

    Phillies seek to integrate prospect Franco into lineup

    MLB.com 4 hours ago
    The Phillies hope Maikel Franco is that young, impactful hitter they have been seeking for some time. He will get his opportunity to play this month.
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  • Hamels, 3 Phils Relievers Combine to No-Hit Braves

    Hamels, 3 Phils Relievers Combine to No-Hit Braves

    The biggest number for Cole Hamels after six innings wasn't the zero in the hits allowed column but the 108 pitches thrown by the Philadelphia Phillies' starter.
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  • Phils ship Mayberry to Jays for minor leaguer

    Phils ship Mayberry to Jays for minor leaguer

    ESPN.com Aug 31 (2 days ago)
    The Philadelphia Phillies traded ailing outfielder John Mayberry Jr. to the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday for minor-league third baseman Gustavo Pierre.
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  • Mets 6, Phillies 5: Wright Steps Up as Hitter and Guru to Help …

    Mets 6, Phillies 5: Wright Steps Up as Hitter and Guru to Help Mets Outlast the Phillies

    nytimes.com Aug 31 (2 days ago)
    David Wright saved the rookie Dilson Herrera from an embarrassing error and had two hits. He also had a run batted in, his first in 14 games.
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  • Recker Hits 3-Run HR, Mets Hold Off Phillies 6-5

    Recker Hits 3-Run HR, Mets Hold Off Phillies 6-5

    nytimes.com MLB.com Aug 31 (2 days ago)
    Anthony Recker snapped a sixth-inning tie with a three-run homer in a rare start, and the New York Mets held off the Philadelphia Phillies 6-5 Sunday to avoid dropping into last place.
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  • Slumping Granderson gets chance to clear mind

    Slumping Granderson gets chance to clear mind

    MLB.com Aug 31 (2 days ago)
    Amidst a month-long slump that has seen his strikeout rate (21.9 percent) rise above his batting average (.214), Curtis Granderson got a day off for the first time in 24 games Sunday in the Mets' series finale with the Phillies. Manager Terry Collins ma…
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  • Howard, Byrd Lead Phillies to 7-2 Win Over Mets

    Howard, Byrd Lead Phillies to 7-2 Win Over Mets

    nytimes.com Aug 30 (3 days ago)
    Ryan Howard drove in three runs, Marlon Byrd homered on his 37th birthday and the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the New York Mets 7-2 on Saturday night.
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  • Inside the Phillies: Phils reverse course on Howard in hopes of…

    Inside the Phillies: Phils reverse course on Howard in hopes of dealing him

    philly.com Aug 30 (4 days ago)
    More than a month later, 35 words spoken on July 23 by Ryne Sandberg have gained significance. They now offer insight into the strategy of a desperate front office and the dynamics of an unusual relationship between a team's executives and its manager.
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  • Mets 4, Phillies 1: Rookie’s Debut Has Hiccups, but Mets Win

    Mets 4, Phillies 1: Rookie’s Debut Has Hiccups, but Mets Win

    nytimes.com MLB.com Aug 29 (4 days ago)
    Filling in for the injured Daniel Murphy at second base, the 20-year-old Dilson Herrera, who skipped Class AAA ball altogether, became the youngest player in the majors.
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  • Campbell swipes home on double steal

    Campbell swipes home on double steal

    MLB.com Aug 29 (4 days ago)
    Eric Campbell must have been wearing his PF Flyers. The Mets utility man, who entered Friday night's 4-1 win over the Phillies as a pinch-hitter in the seventh, stole home on a double steal minutes later to cap an eventful, go-ahead rally at Citi Field.
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  • Despite falling short, 1964 Phils were beloved

    Despite falling short, 1964 Phils were beloved

    MLB.com Aug 29 (4 days ago)
    Fifty years ago, in 1964, the Phillies flew home from Cincinnati after the final game of the regular season. They received a rousing reception when they landed, an expression of appreciation for a club that far exceeded expectations by winning 92 games …
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  • Phils acquire Arano to complete Hernandez deal

    Phils acquire Arano to complete Hernandez deal

    MLB.com Aug 28 (5 days ago)
    The Phillies have completed the Roberto Hernandez trade by acquiring right-hander Victor Arano from the Dodgers on Thursday.
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  • Phillies prez takes leave for cancer recovery

    Phillies prez takes leave for cancer recovery

    ESPN.com MLB.com Aug 28 (5 days ago)
    Phillies President and CEO David Montgomery is taking a leave of absence to continue his recovery from jaw cancer surgery.
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  • Phils will likely activate Mayberry on Monday

    Phils will likely activate Mayberry on Monday

    MLB.com Aug 27 (6 days ago)
    The Phillies expect to activate outfielder John Mayberry Jr. from the 15-day disabled list on Monday, according to manager Ryne Sandberg.
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  • Baseball Capsules: Ike Davis hit a two-run homer off a speaker …

    Baseball Capsules: Ike Davis hit a two-run homer off a speaker above…

    nytimes.com Aug 27 (7 days ago)
    Ike Davis hit a two-run homer off a speaker above the seats in right-center field, Jeff Locke outpitched Adam Wainwright and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-1 Wednesday.
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  • Video - Phillies Throw Combined No-Hitter 01:17

    Phillies Throw Combined No-Hitter

    Sep 1
    Cole Hamels pitched six innings and three relievers combined to throw the first combined no-hitter in franchise history.
  • Video - Hamels On Combined No-Hitter 01:47

    Hamels On Combined No-Hitter

    Sep 1
    Phillies starting pitcher Cole Hamels discusses coming out of the game after six innings and the team's combined no-hitter against the Braves.
  • Video - Phillies No-Hit Braves 00:22

    Phillies No-Hit Braves

    Sep 1
    The Phillies earn a combined no-hitter against the Atlanta Braves.
  • Video - Phillies Relievers Talk No-Hitter 01:43

    Phillies Relievers Talk No-Hitter

    Sep 1
    Phillies relievers Jake Diekman, Ken Giles and Jonathan Papelbon discuss Philadelphia's combined no-hitter against Atlanta.

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