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Phils come through to reward Kendrick vs. Fish

Phils come through to reward Kendrick vs. Fish

MLB.com Updated May 2, 2013
This week's four-game series against the moribund Marlins seems like the perfect opportunity to get on a roll. The Phillies started on a good note Thursday with a 7-2 victory at Citizens Bank Park.
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  • Former CB Harris retires as member of Packers

    Former CB Harris retires as member of Packers

    CNNSI.com May 2, 2013
    Al Harris didn't know how a ceremonial retirement was supposed to work and he didn't really care. All that mattered to the two-time Pro Bowl cornerback was that he was somehow able to say he retired as a member of the Green Bay Packers.
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  • Earl Wolff Scouting Report

    Earl Wolff Scouting Report

    eaglesgab.com May 2, 2013
    College coaches loved S Earl Wolff’s character Previous scouting reports: Lane Johnson, Zach Ertz, Bennie Logan, Matt Barkley The Eagles waited until the fifth round to address their secondary, and did so by selecting N.C. State safety Earl Wolff. Gener
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  • Michael Vick can outrun LeSean McCoy

    Michael Vick can outrun LeSean McCoy

    The story is that Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy, age 24, was riding 32-year-old Eagles quarterback Michael Vick about his age and challenged him to a 40-yard dash. Vick managed to get coach Chip Kelly to allow it, and Vick went ahead and…
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  • Sale set for Eagles single-game tickets

    Sale set for Eagles single-game tickets

    philly.com May 2, 2013
    Eagles single-game tickets for all 10 home games will go on sale at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 9.
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  • Lee says Phillies need to have 'more pride'

    Lee says Phillies need to have 'more pride'

    ESPN.com May 2, 2013
    Cliff Lee said that the Philadelphia Phillies need to have "a little more pride" following their second straight lopsided loss to the Cleveland Indians.
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  • Indians send prospect Bauer back to Triple-A

    Indians send prospect Bauer back to Triple-A

    MLB.com May 2, 2013
    The Indians on Thursday optioned Trevor Bauer to Triple-A Columbus, one day after he earned his first win with the Tribe in a spot start vs. the Phillies.
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  • Kiper: Late-round steals for Skins, Cowboys

    Kiper: Late-round steals for Skins, Cowboys

    ESPN.com May 2, 2013
    As he continues his review of last week's NFL draft, Mel Kiper Jr. has a list of players taken in rounds 4 through 7 who he thinks could make an impact this season. One Dallas Cowboys pick, one Philadelphia Eagles pick and three Washington Redskins got …
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  • NFL investigating Russell Shepard negotiation

    NFL investigating Russell Shepard negotiation

    The “everyone does it” defense may not keep the Eagles from being punished for negotiating with a potential undrafted free agent before the draft ended. To that the Saints would say, “Welcome to the club.” On Wednesday, NFL spokesman Greg Aiello t
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  • NFL personnel guy likes Eagles' draft

    NFL personnel guy likes Eagles' draft

    philly.com May 2, 2013
    He is high on Lane Johnson and even the players selected in the seventh round. He says Matt Barkley's arm strength is suspect.
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  • Video - Inside the Huddle: Incoming Rookie Class 02:47

    Inside the Huddle: Incoming Rookie Class

    May 2
    John Clayton goes deep on the impact next seasons's rookies will have on their respective teams. Clayton will surprise, with his defensive and offensive rookie of the year predictions, the running back draft in the first round, and rookie tight ends.
  • Video - Vick Beats McCoy In 40-Yard Dash 04:06

    Vick Beats McCoy In 40-Yard Dash

    May 2
    Dan Graziano comments on the race held today between Michael Vick and LeSean McCoy as well as Vick's future with the Eagles.
  • Video - Phillies Take Care Of Marlins 00:31

    Phillies Take Care Of Marlins

    May 2
    The Phillies record their fourth win in six games with a 7-2 victory over the Marlins.
  • Video - Philadelphia Eagles' draft recap 04:38

    Philadelphia Eagles' draft recap

    May 2
    Philadelphia Inquirer reporter Zach Berman dives into the Philadelphia Eagles' draft class and talks about the reasons behind drafting quarterback Matt Barkley and which player will contribute immediately.

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  • NBA Playoffs 2013 - Chicago Bulls' resolve amazing, but can only take them…

    May 2
    Wilbon: The Bulls' resolve is amazing, but can only take them so far.
  • Phil Jackson to help Detroit Pistons find next head coach

    May 2
    Phil Jackson will help the Detroit Pistons search for a coach.
  • 2013 NBA playoffs -- David Lee in uniform for Golden State Warriors in Gam…

    May 2
    All-Star forward David Lee is in uniform for the Golden State Warriors in Game 6 against the Denver Nuggets on Thursday night after not dressing the past four games because of a hip injury.