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Campbell swipes home on double steal

The Mets utility man, who entered the 4-1 win over the Phillies as a pinch-hitter in the seventh, stole home on a double steal minutes later to cap an eventful go-ahead rally at Citi Field.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Philadelphia Phillies

The Philadelphia Phillies will try to extend their winning streak to five games when they open a three-game series against the New York Mets Friday night at Citi Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Philadelphia Phillies, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Washington Nationals, Kyle Kendrick, Ryan Howard, David Buchanan

Thu Aug 28, 2014

MSNBC

Alex Gordon and the M-V-P chants

Every time Alex Gordon steps to the plate at Kauffman Stadium these days, fans chant, "M-V-P, M-V-P," which is fascinating on so many levels.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Alex Gordon, American League, Major League Baseball, Mike Moustakas, Jose Abreu, Chase Utley

Sporting News

Derek Jeter and each team's longest-tenured single-franchise player

When Derek Jeter retires at the end of this season, he will leave the major leagues as one of 37 players to appear in 2,000 or more games in a career spent entirely with one team, and the third player to join that club in as many years, following Chipper Jones and Todd Helton, with Jimmy Rollins still rolling along with the Phillies.

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New York Daily News

Baseball Insider: What people don't realize about Phillies' leadership crisis

The feeling that all was not perfect with Ryne Sandberg and some Phillies players began to take hold as early as March, as scouts traveling around Florida left Clearwater with gossip about impending drama between the new manager and shortstop Jimmy Rollins .

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Motor City Bengals

Brad Ausmus lacks tenacity

Jun 25, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus walks of the field after making a pitching change during the game against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington.

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Major League Baseball

Taney Dragons get big league salute in Philadelphia

After a parade down Broad Street, the Dragons were showered with gifts and admiration at Citizens Bank Park.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

ABC News

Grady Sizemore Powers Phillies to Sweep Over Nats

Pinch-hitter Grady Sizemore hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the sixth inning, helping the Philadelphia Phillies beat the NL East-leading Washington Nationals 8-4 Wednesday night to complete a three-game sweep.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Domonic Brown, Baseball Players, Jordan Zimmermann, Philadelphia Phillies, Kyle Kendrick

The News Journal

Homers power Phillies to unlikely sweepHomers power Phillies to...

Homers power Phillies to unlikely sweep Jimmy Rollins, Grady Sizemore and Marlon Byrd all connected for Phils Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://delonline.us/1pjJGZD All but mathematically eliminated from the postseason, the Philadelphia Phillies have found a spark lately against playoff contenders at Citizens Bank Park.

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Philadelphia Phillies

Ryno, players going through 'growing pains'

Cole Hamels became the latest player to express his frustrations about Sandberg, when he pulled Hamels from Tuesday's game in the eighth inning.

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FakeTeams

Roto Roundup: Tim Lincecum, Jorge Soler, Jimmy Rollins and others

Ray highlights some of the top fantasy performers from Tuesday's roto action, including Tim Lincecum, Jorge Soler, Gerrit Cole and others.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Philadelphia Phillies

Phils score go-ahead run after winning challenge

The Phillies won their second challenge of Tuesday's night's 4-3 victory over the Nationals in the eighth inning, which led to the go-ahead run scoring.

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The News Journal

Phillies win third straight, top Nats 4-3

Phillies win third straight, top Nats 4-3 Phillies win third straight, top Nats 4-3 Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://delonline.us/1pf9rKD Grady Sizemore slides safely into third base after hitting a triple during the fifth inning of Tuesday's game against the Nationals.

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Philly.com

Freddy Galvis, Darin Ruf power Phillies past Nationals

The inning began with Cole Hamels serving up a game-tying home run, being greeted by his manager, and handing the ball over with nary a word or even eye contact.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Philadelphia Phillies

Amaro pleased with Sandberg's first full year thus far

Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg has had his share of closed-door meetings and issues with players this season, but Ruben Amaro Jr. said Monday he likes the way Sandberg has handled his first full season on the job, although he acknowledged a learning curve.

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The Good Phight

Phillies about to face Nationals at like worst possible time

The red hot Nats are making their run, but now face their biggest challenge yet: Not losing any key players to injuries caused by fits of laughter while playing the Phillies.

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The Honolulu Advertiser

Williams pitches Phillies past Cards

Jimmy Rollins homered and Williams tossed eight strong innings to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 7-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday.

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Philly.com

Phillies Notebook: Phillies' Revere a hot commodity

WHEN BEN REVERE slapped Nick Greenwood's 89-mph sinker to leftfield in yesterday's seventh inning at Citizens Bank Park, it signified the centerfielder's 26th multihit performance in his last 51 games.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

O-R Online

Simon turns in solid start in Reds win over Braves

Alfredo Simon pitched seven strong innings to earn his first win in eight starts since the All-Star break and Todd Frazier homered as the Cincinnati Reds held on for a 5-3 win over the Atlanta Braves on Sunday.

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Viva El Birdos

Cardinals @ Phillies recap 8.24- Cards drop rubber game

Justin Masterson took the rubber for the Cards today. The Phillies read the scouting report, I guess, and put a whole lotta lefty in the lineup.

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