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Phillies pin hopes on Domonic Brown

Phillies pin hopes on Domonic Brown

philly.com Updated Feb 27, 2013
CLEARWATER, Fla. - Domonic Brown knows this is his moment. He has been blessed with great talent and cursed with great expectations, set back by injuries and set aside by a franchise in constant win-now mode.
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  • Revere ready for role as Phillies leading man?

    Revere ready for role as Phillies leading man?

    MLB.com Feb 27, 2013
    Charlie Manuel has been poked and prodded about his Opening Day lineup since the Phillies opened camp last month. But most questions have involved Jimmy Rollins and Ben Revere. Namely, would Manuel hit Revere first to take advantage of Rollins' power lo…
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  • Inside the Phillies: Yankees show teams can improve with age

    Inside the Phillies: Yankees show teams can improve with age

    philly.com Feb 27, 2013
    CLEARWATER, Fla. - Baseball's ultimate measuring stick showed up at Bright House Field Tuesday, providing a great opportunity to compare the aging Phillies to the ancient but still legendary New York Yankees.
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  • Cody Asche Phillies' 3B of the (near) future?

    Cody Asche Phillies' 3B of the (near) future?

    philly.com Feb 27, 2013
    CLEARWATER, Fla. - It was the seventh inning of a Grapefruit League game, which meant the household names had been excused from the dugout to shower and change and check out of work early. In the Phillies' clubhouse, Jimmy Rollins sat near his locker ch…
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    Feb 27
    We told you this year's draft was one of those exception-to-rule affairs, and the just-completed NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis seemed to confirm it. To wit:
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    Feb 27
    Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola and wide receiver Nate Burleson accepted combined pay cuts of $5.55 million to help the Lions get under the salary cap.
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    Feb 27
    The San Francisco 49ers have agreed to trade quarterback Alex Smith to the Kansas City Chiefs, league sources confirmed to ESPN.
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