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Minor League Baseball Stadium Now Home To Two Ostrichesdeadspin.com Apr 1, 2013We got this press release earlier today and, man, it's great. The Reading Fightin Phils, the Phillies Double-A affiliate in Reading, Pennsylvania, just reached an agreement with an ostrich farm in New Jersey-which, what?- that will allow the team to kUpvote Share Tweet
Phillies' Charlie Manuel has the respect and the successI must have written something positive about Charlie that day because as I recall, I was getting roasted. I got on the phone with them and we had a spirited but respectful discussion.Upvote Share Tweet
Inside the Phillies: After disappointing 2012 season, Phillies' Ryan Howard optimisticThe darkness helped Ryan Howard see the light. Down and out, unable to do any sort of physical activity because he was in a protective boot after surgery to repair a torn left Achilles tendon last offseason, the Phillies first baseman decided to take in…Upvote Share Tweet
Not-so-old 2013 Phillies battle perceptionsIt's almost too easy. Thirty years after the Wheeze Kids won the National League pennant, another bunch of aging Phillies will try to defy time and recapture recent glory. What a perfect angle for opening day, right?Upvote Share Tweet