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Jay Bruce singled with the bases loaded in the bottom of ninth inning on Wednesday, sending the to a strange 1-0 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies in a game suspended overnight because of rain.Share TweetThe Boston Marathon bombings have had a particular resonance for Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon, who spent seven seasons with the Red Sox and says he once lived above the spot where one of the bombs detonated. Papelbon is rightly concerned about secu…Share Tweet
The skinny on Phillies prospect Jesse Biddlephilly.com Apr 17, 2013Phillies pitching prospect Jesse Biddle has changed his body and is off to a good start in Double A.Share TweetMLB.com Apr 17, 2013The Reds and Phillies dueled in a scoreless deadlock into the bottom of the ninth on Tuesday, but the conclusion will have to wait until Wednesday, when play resumes at 5:30 p.m. ET.Share Tweet
Phils-Reds suspended due to rain; resume Wed.CNNSI.com Apr 17, 2013CINCINNATI (AP) The Philadelphia Phillies and Cincinnati Reds managed only two singles apiece on Tuesday night, staying scoreless until their game was suspended because of heavy rain in the middle of the ninth inning.Share Tweet