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MLB.com Updated Dec 5, 2012Phillies manager Charlie Manuel wants a lot of things, but he said Wednesday he mostly wants a center fielder.Upvote Share Tweet
Phillies Reporter In Trouble With The Government After Five Babies Died In The Baby Recliner She Inventeddeadspin.com Updated Dec 5, 2012Leslie Gudel was Philadelphia's first full-time female sports anchor, spending more than a decade with Comcast SportsNet. A couple of years ago she left the desk to report on the Phillies, where she continues to this day. But in her spare time, she crea…Upvote Share Tweet
Inside the Phillies: Michael Bourn may fit Phillies better than either Upton brotherphilly.com Updated Dec 5, 2012NASHVILLE - The B.J. Upton-to-the-Phillies buzz had a nice, long shelf life, especially when compared to how long the Justin Upton-to-the-Phillies speculation survived Tuesday at the winter meetings before being trampled by Shoeless Ruben Amaro Jr.Upvote Share Tweet
Maybe not Cliff Lee, but Phillies might consider trading a pitcherphilly.com Updated Dec 5, 2012NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The hypothetical was laid out to Ruben Amaro Jr. 1 month ago, when the free-agent signing period was just under way and the Phillies' general manager and his brethren across the league were in Palm Springs, Calif., for a conference th…Upvote Share Tweet
Sources: Los Angeles Lakers rebuffing trade inquiries for Pau GasolDec 5The Los Angeles Lakers, largely at the behest of general manager Mitch Kupchak, have rebuffed trade inquiries from at least two teams for Pau Gasol, according to sources with knowledge of the Lakers' thinking.
Daily Dime: Dallas Mavericks, Los Angeles Clippers a lesson in NBA busines…Dec 5J.A. Adande examines the Clippers' win over the Mavericks