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2 hrs ago | That Balls Outta Here

Phillies Trade Deadline Countdown

Jun 16, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies relief pitcher Jonathan Papelbon pitches in the ninth inning against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Philadelphia Phillies, Atlanta Braves, Baseball Players, Antonio Bastardo, A.J. Burnett, Cliff Lee

6 hrs ago | The Good Phight

Phillies Rumors: trading within the division

Among the nine teams NOT on Cliff Lee's no-trade list are all four NL East teams.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Cliff Lee, American League, Todd Pratt, Philadelphia Phillies

10 hrs ago | Philadelphia Phillies

Burnett superb vs. Giants, but Phillies fall late

But even with the ink still wet on his one year, $16 million contract, he began fielding questions about trade rumors with the Phillies buried deep in the basement of the National League East by the All-Star break.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Philadelphia Phillies

Wed Jul 23, 2014

SavannahNow

Freeman, Santana pace Braves past Marlins

Freddie Freeman hit a three-run homer, Ervin Santana won his second straight start and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 6-1 on Wednesday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Anthony Varvaro, Atlanta Braves, Jason Heyward, Sam Dyson

Fish Stripes

Miami Marlins Trade Rumors: Marlins' Casey McGehee drawing interest from Seattle Mariners

The Seattle Mariners have some interest in Miami Marlins third baseman Casey McGehee, even as a potential corner outfielder.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Kyle Seager, National League, Major League Baseball, Seattle Mariners, Josh Willingham, Oakland Athletics, Los Angeles Angels

Rant Sports

New York Mets Rumors: Time To Go All-In On Troy Tulowitzki

The New York Mets are beginning to show the promise that management has been preaching to the fans over the last few years.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Ruben Tejada, Troy Tulowitzki, Travis D'Arnaud, Zack Wheeler, Jacob deGrom

KKTX Corpus Christi

Trending Now: Bowlen hands over ownership of the Broncos

Denver Post: Pat Bowlen is relinquishing control of the Denver Broncos after 30 years of ownership and has acknowledged he is dealing with Alzheimer's disease.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Denver Broncos, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central

New York Daily News

Mets rookie Jacob deGrom dominates Mariners, Lucas Duda blasts long home run

In his last six starts, deGrom is 4-1 with a 1.58 ERA. He has issued 11 walks and struck out 45 over 39-2/3 innings.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Lucas Duda, Ruben Tejada, Dustin Ackley, Tom Wilhelmsen, Kyle Seager

Washington Nationals

Desmond wins award

Desmond was that Nationals' recipient of the 2014 Heart and Hustle Award, presented by the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association for players who "demonstrate a passion for baseball and best embody the values, spirit and tradition of the game."

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, National League

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Gazette

LaRoche's HR rallies Nationals past Rockies

Adam LaRoche hit a tiebreaking home run in the seventh, Anthony Rendon had three hits and the Washington Nationals rallied to beat the Colorado Rockies 7-4 on Tuesday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Rex Brothers, Adam LaRoche, Stephen Strasburg, Craig Stammen, Jordan Zimmermann

The News Tribune

Recap: Colorado vs. Washington

Adam LaRoche belted the tie-breaking three- run homer in the seventh inning to lift the Washington Nationals to a 7-4 win over the Colorado Rockies.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Adam LaRoche, Baseball Players, Bryce Harper, Craig Stammen, Wilson Ramos, Drew Storen

Examiner.com

Padres deal Headley to Yankees

The long, quixotic and sometimes arduous San Diego Padres career of Chase Headley finally came to a close Tuesday when the switch-hitting third baseman was traded to the New York Yankees.

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Related Topix: Sports, Chase Headley, Baseball Players, New York Yankees, Major League Baseball, National League, Yangervis Solarte, Jedd Gyorko

The Coastal Courier

Braves are in for the long haul

In 2008, the Atlanta Braves bottomed out. Just three years removed from the end of their remarkable stretch of 14 consecutive division titles, the Braves stumbled to a 70-92 record and a fourth place finish in the N.L. East.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Atlanta Braves, Jason Heyward, Martin Prado

Fish Stripes

MLB Trade Deadline: Steve Cishek, Marlins trade asset

The Miami Marlins could make a necessary move this trade deadline and deal Steve Cishek, who is a fantastic reliever but who could get mighty expensive in the coming years.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Steve Cishek, National League, Major League Baseball, Florida Marlins

Sports Media 101

San Francisco Giants-Philadelphia Phillies Series Preivew

SF Giants 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the San Francisco Giants as a part of Sports Media 101 .

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Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, San Francisco Giants, Philadelphia Phillies

BleacherReport

10 Realistic Trades Philadelphia Phillies Could Make at 2014 MLB Trade Deadline

The 2014 MLB non-waiver trade deadline could decide Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr.'s future with the team.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Philadelphia Phillies, Carlos Ruiz, Soccer Players, Baseball Players, Cliff Lee, American League, American League East

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Fish Stripes

MLB Trade Deadline: Ian Kennedy, Miami Marlins trade target

The Miami Marlins saw this weekend that they would definitely need help at starting pitching, and Ian Kennedy of the San Diego Padres might be the perfect candidate.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Ian Kennedy, Baseball Players, San Diego Padres, Florida Marlins

Talking Chop

Series preview, Braves vs Marlins

To a distinct section of baseball fans the Marlins came into 2014 as darkhorse contenders for a playoff spot.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Steve Cishek, Mike Minor, Craig Kimbrel, Jacob Turner, Julio Teheran

Marlin Maniac

Marlins Way: Miami Marlins Huge Increase In Attendance

A wise person once said that time heals all wounds. Well it appears that this saying applies to baseball fans as well.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Brad Hand, Steve Cishek, Bryce Harper, Manny Machado, Yasiel Puig

Bellingham Herald

Washington Nationals

The Washington Nationals will try to maintain their spot atop the National League East standings on Monday night when they enter Coors Field for the opener of a three-game set with the Colorado Rockies.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Craig Stammen, Washington Nationals, Charlie Blackmon, Colorado Rockies, Jayson Werth

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