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1 hr ago | Philly.com

Phillies president Montgomery on indefinite medical leave of absence

He returned to work within a month, however, and has been present at the ballpark as recently as Wednesday night, when he greeted the Taney Little League baseball team for a pregame ceremony after the Dragons won the Mid-Atlantic Regional and reached the Little League World Series.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Little League

1 hr ago | Rant Sports

Putting Daniel Murphy on DL is Right Move for New York Mets

The news came in this evening that the New York Mets are placing Daniel Murphy on the disabled list with his right calf strain.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Daniel Murphy, National League, Major League Baseball

3 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Bonifacio has 4 hits, Minor strong again in 6-1 win over Mets

For those who were still skeptical of Braves pitcher Mike Minor after his performance Friday at Cincinnati, where he took a no-hitter to the eighth inning, his seven-plus innings of four-hit ball Thursday against the Mets should help erase any lingering doubts.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Mike Minor, Travis D'Arnaud, Eric Campbell

7 hrs ago | The News Journal

Ryne Sandberg the least of Phillies' worries

Ryne Sandberg the least of Phillies' worries Despite recent grumbles from players, team needs to first figure out front-office future Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://delonline.us/1tPDSXl Amaro has kept a low profile at Citizens Bank Park since the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, But when he spoke Monday, Amaro described ... (more)

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9 hrs ago | Fish Stripes

Looking at Jarred Cosart's domination of the strike zone

Despite being in the early stages of his Marlins career, Jarred Cosart has already made a huge impact on the team's rotation by his ability to dominate the strike-zone.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Jarred Cosart, Baseball Players, Florida Marlins

13 hrs ago | That Balls Outta Here

Fire Ruben Amaro

Jul 25, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro, Jr. walks the field while talking on the phone during batting practice before a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Citizens Bank Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Philadelphia Phillies, Roy Halladay, Baseball Players, Raul Ibanez, Cliff Lee, Chris Carpenter

14 hrs ago | Fish Stripes

Giancarlo Stanton's unfortunate timing in Marlins history

Had Giancarlo Stanton come around a few years earlier or a few years later, his outlook on the team may not have been so morbid.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Hanley Ramirez, Anibal Sanchez, Florida Marlins

17 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Key X-Factors That Will Determine Atlanta Braves' Pennant Race Fate

The Atlanta Braves spent much of this season in first place in the NL East, but their struggles in the second half, combined with a surge from the Washington Nationals , has them hoping to stay competitive for a Wild Card spot.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Mike Minor, Freddie Freeman, Dan Uggla, Jordan Schafer, Chipper Jones

17 hrs ago | Tomahawk Take

Atlanta Braves Morning Chop/Box for 8/28

Aug 27, 2014; New York, NY, USA; New York Mets third baseman Eric Campbell is tagged out at the plate by Atlanta Braves catcher Gerald Laird during the ninth inning of a game at Citi Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Jonny Venters, Baseball Players, Eric Campbell, Jason Heyward, Andrelton Simmons

20 hrs ago | Washington Nationals

Nats, Mariners to clash in Interleague showdown

After being unable to work into the seventh inning in his last two starts, American League Cy Young Award candidate Felix Hernandez will try to return to form Friday when the Mariners open a three-game series against the National League-best Nationals at Safeco Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Kyle Seager, Felix Hernandez, National League, Major League Baseball, Jordan Zimmermann, Yoenis Cespedes, Michael Saunders

Yesterday | Major League Baseball

Follow rest of the season on At Bat for just $4.99

While the Nationals still hold onto a significant lead in the National League East, Adam Bayes is following his favorite team in a new way this summer.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Washington Post

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, Philadelphia Phillies, Baseball Players, Jimmy Rollins, Kyle Kendrick

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, Domonic Brown, Baseball Players, Jordan Zimmermann, Philadelphia Phillies, Jimmy Rollins, Kyle Kendrick

Washington Nationals

Ringolsby: Halos among emerging contenders

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, National League, American League East, National League West, Albert Pujols, Baseball Players, American League Central

Marlin Maniac

Casey McGehee is not the long-term answer at third base

Jul 25, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Miami Marlins third baseman Casey McGehee gets a single during the fourth inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Houston Astros, Baseball Players, Garrett Jones

Washington Nationals

Castrovince: Division leaders can't ease up

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Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, American League West, American League, American League Central, American League East, Corey Kluber, Baseball Players

Amazin' Avenue

Can the Mets find a shortstop on the free agent market this winter?

Neither Ruben Tejada nor Wilmer Flores is the answer at shortstop next year, and several current major league shortstops will hit the market after this season.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Ruben Tejada, Wilmer Flores, Matt Harvey, New York High School Sports, High School Sports, Ian Desmond

The Good Phight

Phillies must call up Maikel Franco

There are people, some in the Phils organization apparently, that don't think there's room for Maikel Franco as a September call-up.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Ryan Howard, Baseball Players, Philadelphia Phillies

Atlanta Braves

Teheran takes on Mets as Braves aim to even series

Nobody knows that better than the Braves right now, who are still in pursuit of the Nationals in the National League East and the Giants for the second NL Wild Card spot.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Jonny Venters, Baseball Players, Ruben Tejada, Julio Teheran, Zack Wheeler, Shae Simmons

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Federal Baseball

Nationals drop 4-3 decision to Phillies: Overturned call plays big role in loss

The Washington Nationals rallied to tie things up at 3-3 with the Philadelphia Phillies in the top of the eighth, but an overturned call in the bottom of the inning put the eventual winning run on base.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Freddy Galvis, Baseball Players, Danny Espinosa, Wilson Ramos, Philadelphia Phillies, Cole Hamels

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