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Howard launches grand slam in first inning

Howard launches grand slam in first inning

MLB.com Updated 8 hours ago
Ryan Howard is trying to make a few more memories with the Phillies before the end of the season. He hit the 15th grand slam of his career in the first inning of Tuesday nights 7-6 loss in a game against the Braves at Turner Field, moving him into a tie…
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  • Freeman Homers, Extends Streak; Braves Beat Phillies 7-6

    Freeman Homers, Extends Streak; Braves Beat Phillies 7-6

    nytimes.com 4 hours ago
    Freddie Freeman hit his career-high 33rd homer and stretched his career-best hitting streak to 29 games, helping the Atlanta Braves begin their final homestand at Turner Field with a 7-6 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night.
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  • Phillies-Braves series opener delayed by rain

    Phillies-Braves series opener delayed by rain

    MLB.com 9 hours ago
    The start of Tuesday night's game between the Braves and Phillies was delayed as the Turner Field grounds crew attempted to prepare the field after a heavy rainfall hit the area approximately an hour before the scheduled first pitch.
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  • Stats of the Day: Mets rock Phils for 17

    Stats of the Day: Mets rock Phils for 17

    MLB.com Sep 26 (yesterday)
    The Mets defeated the Phillies, 17-0. The 17 runs in a shutout represented the most in franchise history (eclipsing the 14 runs New York used to defeat Chicago in 1965 and Cincinnati in '98), and the most for any team since the Cubs blanked the Indians …
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  • Mets clobber Phillies to take lead in NL wild card race

    Mets clobber Phillies to take lead in NL wild card race

    yahoo.com nytimes.com MLB.com Sep 25 (2 days ago)
    Welcome to The Walk Off, the nightly MLB recap from Big League Stew. Here we’ll look at the top performers of the night, show you a must-see highlight and rundown the scoreboard. First, we start with a game you need to know about. Who needs pitching whe…
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  • Herrera remembers Jose's humility, passion

    Herrera remembers Jose's humility, passion

    MLB.com Sep 25 (3 days ago)
    Phillies center fielder Odubel Herrera last spoke with Jose Fernandez last week in the family lounge after a game at Citizens Bank Park.
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  • Mets can't gain in WC race after loss to Phils

    Mets can't gain in WC race after loss to Phils

    MLB.com Sep 25 (3 days ago)
    While Noah Syndergaard spent his Saturday recuperating from a case of strep throat, spot starter Sean Gilmartin allowed five runs to a Phillies club that has shown plenty of life this weekend as they held on for a 10-8 win over the Mets on Saturday at C…
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  • Cabrera, Reyes Help Mets Rout Phils 17-0 in Home Finale

    Cabrera, Reyes Help Mets Rout Phils 17-0 in Home Finale

    nytimes.com Sep 25 (3 days ago)
    The Mets left Citi Field smiling after a record-setting rout. They hope to return home for more games this year.
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  • Mets 10, Phillies 5: Mets’ Win Comes With a Big Loss, as Noah S…

    Mets 10, Phillies 5: Mets’ Win Comes With a Big Loss, as Noah Syndergaard Has Strep Throat

    nytimes.com Sep 23 (4 days ago)
    In another marathon game, the Mets thumped the Phillies, but the loss of Syndergaard to illness was a blow to their chase for a wild-card berth.
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  • Gomez still Phils' closer, but will get break

    Gomez still Phils' closer, but will get break

    MLB.com Sep 23 (4 days ago)
    Jeanmar Gomez will remain the Phillies' closer through the end of the season, but he will not pitch during the next few save situations.
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  • Cabrera's 11th-Inning Homer Leads Mets Over Phillies 9-8

    Cabrera's 11th-Inning Homer Leads Mets Over Phillies 9-8

    nytimes.com Sep 23 (5 days ago)
    Jose Reyes had played 1,613 major league games without ever tying a game in the ninth inning with a home run.
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  • Mets Scratch Steven Matz as Shoulder Concerns Return

    Mets Scratch Steven Matz as Shoulder Concerns Return

    nytimes.com MLB.com Sep 22 (5 days ago)
    Matz, who had not pitched since Aug. 14 because of rotator cuff irritation, threw a bullpen session in hopes of starting against the Phillies on Friday, then woke up with familiar symptoms.
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  • Phillies chase Sale after just four innings

    Phillies chase Sale after just four innings

    MLB.com Sep 21 (6 days ago)
    The Phillies hit White Sox starter Chris Sale hard in a 8-3 victory at Citizens Bank Park, hammering seven hits and six runs against him in just four innings. It was the second-shortest start of the season for Sale, who lasted just 3 1/3 innings May 24 …
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  • Joseph, Eickhoff Lead Phillies Over White Sox

    Joseph, Eickhoff Lead Phillies Over White Sox

    nytimes.com Sep 21 (6 days ago)
    Tommy Joseph homered, doubled and drove in three runs and Jerad Eickhoff outpitched Chris Sale as the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Chicago White Sox 8-3 Wednesday night.
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  • Howard could return to lineup on Thursday

    Howard could return to lineup on Thursday

    MLB.com Sep 20
    Ryan Howard could be back in the Phillies' lineup as early as Thursday in New York.
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  • Calmest fan ever makes baby-saving catch with zero celebration

    Calmest fan ever makes baby-saving catch with zero celebration

    yahoo.com Sep 19
    At the game between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Miami Marlins on Sunday, the world may have seen the widest gap between the sheer awesomeness of a fan catch and that fan’s reaction. Normally when a fan makes an incredible catch, there’s a lot of j…
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  • Realmuto, Yelich Lead Marlins to Come-From-Behind 5-4 Win

    Realmuto, Yelich Lead Marlins to Come-From-Behind 5-4 Win

    nytimes.com Sep 18
    J.T. Realmuto delivered a go-ahead infield single in the eighth, Christian Yelich belted a game-tying home run earlier in the inning and the Miami Marlins rallied for a 5-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday to avoid a sweep.
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  • Paredes Lifts Phillies Over Marlins 4-3 in 13 Innings

    Paredes Lifts Phillies Over Marlins 4-3 in 13 Innings

    nytimes.com Sep 17
    Pinch-hitter Jimmy Paredes singled home the winning run with one out in the 13th inning to give the Philadelphia Phillies a 4-3 victory over the Miami Marlins on Friday night.
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  • Nola, Eflin 'on track' in recovery process

    Nola, Eflin 'on track' in recovery process

    MLB.com Sep 16
    The Phillies' rebuild might have sustained a setback in August when they placed Aaron Nola on the disabled list with a season-ending right elbow injury. The team hopes Nola will be ready by Spring Training, but nobody knows for certain.
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  • Stanton returns to Marlins' starting lineup

    Stanton returns to Marlins' starting lineup

    MLB.com Sep 16
    There was a new No. 2 hitter in the Marlins' lineup for their series opener against the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.
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  • McCutchen Hits 2 of Pirates' 5 Homers in 15-2 Win Over Phils

    McCutchen Hits 2 of Pirates' 5 Homers in 15-2 Win Over Phils

    nytimes.com Sep 15
    Andrew McCutchen hit two solo homers, Chad Kuhl pitched six effective innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Philadelphia Phillies 15-2 Thursday night.
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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.