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Shields Leads Padres Past Phillies 9-4

Shields Leads Padres Past Phillies 9-4

nytimes.com MLB.com Updated 8 hours ago
James Shields pitched seven innings for his first road win since May, and the San Diego Padres hit three homers in a 9-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.
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  • Phillies claim reliever Roberts off waivers

    Phillies claim reliever Roberts off waivers

    MLB.com 10 hours ago
    The Phillies acquired some bullpen depth Sunday when they claimed left-hander Ken Roberts off waivers from the Rockies.
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  • Morgan, Sweeney Lead Phillies Past Padres, 4-3

    Morgan, Sweeney Lead Phillies Past Padres, 4-3

    nytimes.com Aug 29 (yesterday)
    Adam Morgan pitched six strong innings and drove in the eventual winning run, and Darnell Sweeney homered to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-3 victory over the San Diego Padres on Saturday night.
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  • Phillies snap 4-game skid behind Nola

    Phillies snap 4-game skid behind Nola

    MLB.com nytimes.com Aug 28 (2 days ago)
    Phillies rookie Aaron Nola looks like the real deal. He allowed two hits, one run, two walks and struck out six in seven innings on Friday night in a 7-1 victory over the Padres at Citizens Bank Park. The Phillies' first-round pick in the 2014 MLB Draft…
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  • Inside the Phillies: Progress of Altherr's bat a promising deve…

    Inside the Phillies: Progress of Altherr's bat a promising development

    philly.com Aug 28 (2 days ago)
    The Phillies twice last summer needed an extra outfielder for only a few days, so they called on Aaron Altherr from double-A Reading. His bat had not proven ready for the major leagues, but his ability to defend at three positions made him a reliable op…
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  • Mets Daniel Murphy And Carlos Torres Combine For A Stupid, Awes…

    Mets Daniel Murphy And Carlos Torres Combine For A Stupid, Awesome Play

    deadspin.com Aug 28 (3 days ago)
    Mets first baseman Daniel Murphy and pitcher Carlos Torres teamed up for the unusual 1-3-1 groundout in Thursday night’s game against the Phillies. And it all started with a Jeff Francoeur ground ball.Read more...
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  • Mets 9, Phillies 5: With Nine Unanswered Runs, Mets Finish Swee…

    Mets 9, Phillies 5: With Nine Unanswered Runs, Mets Finish Sweep

    nytimes.com MLB.com Aug 28 (3 days ago)
    A five-run deficit did not faze the newly potent Mets, who hit three homers to overcome the Phillies and finish an 8-1 stretch on the road.
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  • Ross goes 6 strong as Nationals top Padres

    Ross goes 6 strong as Nationals top Padres

    MLB.com Aug 27 (3 days ago)
    The Nationals, who are chasing the Mets in the National League East race, got a much-needed win on Thursday night against the Padres. Right-hander Joe Ross pitched six strong innings in a 4-2 win at Nationals Park. Washington remains 6 1/2 games back of…
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  • Unreal circus play highlights Amazin' night on D

    Unreal circus play highlights Amazin' night on D

    MLB.com Aug 27 (3 days ago)
    Daniel Murphy must really, really have wanted to play an 11th inning, ending the 10th on Thursday with one of the most bizarre defensive plays of the season in the Mets' 9-5 victory over the Phillies in 13 frames.
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  • Fan at Phils Game Hurt Soon After Manfred Talks About Safety

    Fan at Phils Game Hurt Soon After Manfred Talks About Safety

    nytimes.com Aug 27 (3 days ago)
    A woman was injured by a foul ball at a Philadelphia Phillies game Thursday night, hours after the Major League Baseball commissioner was at the stadium and spoke about increasing fan safety.
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  • Mets' 6th straight win ups NL East lead to 6.5

    Mets' 6th straight win ups NL East lead to 6.5

    MLB.com Aug 27 (4 days ago)
    For the third time this season, the Mets own a winning streak of at least half a dozen games. They grabbed their sixth straight win with a 9-4 victory over the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on Wednesday night, extending their National League East lead …
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  • Revere robs DeShields with amazing catch

    Revere robs DeShields with amazing catch

    MLB.com Aug 27 (4 days ago)
    The Blue Jays acquired veteran left fielder Ben Revere from the Phillies last month primarily for his defense, and he showed everybody why with a sensational catch during the third inning of Wednesday's 12-4 win over the Rangers.
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  • Colon Leads Streaking Mets to Sixth Straight Win

    Colon Leads Streaking Mets to Sixth Straight Win

    nytimes.com Aug 27 (4 days ago)
    Right-hander Bartolo Colon threw seven shutout innings as the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-4 at Citizens Bank Park on Wednesday for their sixth consecutive victory.
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  • Pardon our Frenchy: Even umpires like feistiness displayed by P…

    Pardon our Frenchy: Even umpires like feistiness displayed by Phillie…

    philly.com Aug 26 (4 days ago)
    Even umpires like feistiness displayed by Phillies Jeff Francoeur
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  • Larry Bowa Is Ejected, Drops F-Bombs, Threatens Daniel Murphy W…

    Larry Bowa Is Ejected, Drops F-Bombs, Threatens Daniel Murphy With A Beaning

    deadspin.com Aug 26 (5 days ago)
    Phillies bench coach Larry Bowa was ejected in the seventh inning of tonight’s 6-5 loss to the Mets, and made sure to get his money’s worth as he threw a couple of F-bombs Daniel Murphy’s way and threatened him with a beaning.Read more...
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  • Hamels having profound effect on Rangers

    Hamels having profound effect on Rangers

    MLB.com Aug 25 (5 days ago)
    Cole Hamels grew up in San Diego. He still has a passion for surfing. He was a first-round Draft choice of the Phillies in 2002. He envisioned spending his entire career with the franchise when he signed a seven-year contract that included a club option…
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  • Mets Top Phillies for Fifth Straight Win

    Mets Top Phillies for Fifth Straight Win

    nytimes.com Aug 25 (5 days ago)
    Michael Cuddyer hit a go-ahead two-run, pinch-hit single in the sixth inning and Noah Snydergaard finally won on the road as the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-5 on Tuesday night for their fifth straight victory.
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  • Phillies may use six-man rotation in September

    Phillies may use six-man rotation in September

    MLB.com Aug 25 (5 days ago)
    The Phillies want to see more Aaron Nola, Adam Morgan and Jerad Eickoff in their rotation before the end of the season.
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  • Phillies should just keep Pete

    Phillies should just keep Pete

    philly.com Aug 25 (6 days ago)
    Pete Mackanin has worked wonders since taking over. He should be the manager again next season, without the interim tag.
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  • Chase Utley takes out ad in two Philadelphia papers to thank fa…

    Chase Utley takes out ad in two Philadelphia papers to thank fans

    yahoo.com Aug 25 (6 days ago)
    Your browser does not support iframes. For a number of years, no player best exemplified the Philadelphia Phillies' success better than Chase Utley. In his 12+ seasons with the club, Utley emerged as the face of the franchise. He had to share that role …
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  • Mets Bash Team-Record Eight Homers, Rout Phils

    Mets Bash Team-Record Eight Homers, Rout Phils

    nytimes.com Aug 25 (6 days ago)
    Second baseman Wilmer Flores hit two of the Mets' franchise-record eight homers and drove in five runs on Monday to welcome back third baseman David Wright as New York cruised to a 16-7 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies.
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  • Mets rout Phillies behind record 8 home runs

    Mets rout Phillies behind record 8 home runs

    MLB.com Aug 25 (6 days ago)
    No deficit is too large for the new-look Mets to overcome. No offensive benchmarks are too ostentatious. David Wright homered in his first game since April and wound up being a footnote in the Mets' 16-7 win over the Phillies on Monday, which featured a…
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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.

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