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Will the AL and NL ever agree on the DH? Hey, Hoynsie
MLB Commissioner Bud Selig is supposed to retire in 2014. His departure could open the way for a decision on the DH that would apply to both leagues.
Sat May 18, 2013
Larry Stone's thumbs up, thumbs down
James Loney, Rays: Loney, who hit .249 last year for the Dodgers and Red Sox, reached the weekend as the major leagues' leading hitter at .367. Cole Hamels, Phillies: A year after signing a $144 million extension, Hamels is 1-6 with a 4.63 ERA.
Grateful host: Hamels welcomes veterans to park
As a San Diego native, Cole Hamels said he remembers how former Padres closer Trevor Hoffman used to consistently invite troops to games.
Power Ranking MLB's 6 Divisions by Difficulty
However, through the first quarter of the season, those thoughts can be thrown out the window, as only one of those five teams has met expectations.
Fri May 17, 2013
Mariners continue trek in meeting with Indians
The Seattle Mariners' road trip makes a stop in Cleveland, as they pay a visit to Progressive Field for the opener of a four-game series with the Indians.
Thu May 16, 2013
Inside the Phillies: Fixing the bullpen is job one for Phillies
While they slip, slide and fall in their modest pursuit of reaching .500, the Atlanta Braves and Washington Nationals have failed to pull away.
Thousands attend Phillies Phestival
WITH THOUSANDS of fans attending the 24th annual Phillies Phestival at Citizens Bank Park yesterday, the club raised thousands of dollars to support the fight against ALS.
Phillies fans get merchandise signed by favorite players during annual Phillies Phestival
Madison Hagerty was in tears as she walked up to Chase Utley's table on the concourse of Citizens Bank Park Thursday afternoon.
Not many owners, it seems, based on the number of hurlers being offered up in fantasy trades and the ensuing reluctance of owners to add any.
Phillies Notebook: Adams' 'small setback'
IN THE SAME inning that saw Cole Hamels' day end, the Phils also cut the Cleveland Indians' lead to 5-3, thanks to a two-out, two-run double from Jimmy Rollins.
The Miami Herald
David Murphy: The danger in making Phillies assumptions
May is a month in which any amount of optimism can be excused, and if you spend enough time scanning the airwaves and sports pages in this town you will find a number of sources attempting to talk themselves into believing in this Phillies team.
That Balls Outta Here
Phillies Enjoy Group Outing at the Cinema
There's not a thing that happens on the baseball diamond that can't be solved with an enjoyable night of moving pictures! The film? Star Trek: Into Darkness.
Wed May 15, 2013
Reynolds OK after getting a 'stinger' on Wednesday
The Indians had a scare in the fifth on Wednesday when Mark Reynolds got, in the words of Indians manager Terry Francona, a "stinger" during an at-bat against Phillies starter Cole Hamels.
Hamels, Phillies crushed by Indians
Three months ago, before the announcement was officially made, Roy Halladay endorsed Cole Hamels as the new leader of the Phillies rotation.
Mike Aviles, Nick Swisher, Jason Kipnis homer in Cleveland Indians' 10-4 victory over Phillies
Jason Kipnis connects on the first of his two doubles against the Phillies on Wednesday, igniting a two-run third inning in the Indians' 10-4 victory at Citizens Bank Park.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Carlos Zambrano, Phils agree to minor league deal
The three-time All-Star agreed to a minor league contract with Philadelphia on Wednesday and will report this week to Clearwater, Fla., for extended spring training.
Tue May 14, 2013
Mayberry's three RBI lead Phillies past Indians
John Mayberry Jr. had three hits and three RBI, including a go-ahead two-run double for the Phillies, who won their third straight game to get within two games of .500. Pettibone allowed two runs and four hits in 6 2/3 innings, the longest of his five career starts.
The Good Phight
Phillies vs. Indians Series Preview
The what could have been a perfect 7-0 west coast road trip, the Phillies ended up going 4-3. Which by all standards with this offense, isn't so bad.
Mon May 13, 2013
Phillies prepare for revenge against Ohio foes
A scheduling quirk has the Phillies off Monday and Thursday this week, with a two-game series against the Cleveland Indians coming Tuesday and Wednesday, followed by a three-game weekend series with the Cincinnati Reds.
6th Annual Utley All-Star Animals Casino Night
Philadelphia Phillies' Second Baseman Chase Utley and wife, Jennifer Utley, will host the 6th Annual Utley All-Star Animals Casino Night on May 15, 2013 at the Electric Factory .