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yahoo.com Updated Feb 23, 2013
Life in the National League East isn’t nearly as comfortable as it used to be for the Philadelphia Phillies. One look at last season’s standings would tell you as much, as they finished a disappointing third behind their 81-81 record and watched on asShare Tweet
Hamels feeling urge to accept leadership roleMLB.com Feb 23, 2013Nobody has said a word to Cole Hamels about Opening Day, which is fine with him. Pitching the season opener would be nice, but … "I've never really thought about it," he said after pitching two scoreless innings Saturday in the Phillies' Grape…Share Tweet
Utley steps right up in game action, feels 'perfect'MLB.com Feb 23, 2013It had been a couple years of setbacks and soreness, but Chase Utley is finally back on the field. He played three innings Saturday in the Phillies' Grapefruit League opener against the Houston Astros at Bright House Field.Share Tweet