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1 hr ago | Phillymag.com

Are Good Phillies Teams Good for Newspapers?

Our pal Randy LoBasso has an interesting cover story this week at Philadelphia Weekly , suggesting that when the Philadelphia Phillies play poorly - as they are this season - there are economic ramifications: For many of Citizens Bank Park's workers, it's simple trickle-down economics: pay rises and falls with the team's fortune.

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3 hrs ago | The Good Phight

Taney Update, August 21, 2014: Elimination Game Tonight

It wasn't a good night for the local kids, as the gargantuan and talented boys from Mountain Ridge pinned a loss on Mo'ne Davis and her Taney Dragons team, 8-1, in a six-inning game that lasted over two and a half hours.

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8 hrs ago | The Good Phight

Phillies Minor League Roundup - August 19, 2014

In Jason Marquis' first 3 starts with LHV, he gave up 1 earned run in 18 innings.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

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Kendrick tasked with quieting Cardinals in opener

With the Cardinals vying for their fourth consecutive postseason appearance, a three-game slate with the last-place Phillies at Citizens Bank Park comes at exactly the right time.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Kyle Kendrick, Baseball Players, Hunter Pence, Chase Utley, Shelby Miller

The Good Phight

Little League World Series Game Thread: Taney

Wow, everybody's getting GOOD AND HYPER about this. Before we speculate on whether there's too much hype or not, or whether we should just regard Taney's starting pitcher Mo'ne Davis as a good pitcher, a good kid, a girl, or some combination of those things , let's at least acknowledge that there are other players on this team too, it's been a ... (more)

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Knoxville News Sentinel

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The Philadelphia Phillies are behind Mo'ne Davis and Taney Little League.

Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued August 20 at 4:55PM EDT expiring August 20 at 5:45PM EDT in effect for: Blount, Monroe Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued August 20 at 5:25PM EDT expiring August 20 at 6:15PM EDT in effect for: Knox, Union Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued August 20 at 3:59PM EDT expiring August 20 at 11:00PM EDT in effect for: ... (more)

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That Balls Outta Here

Andres Blanco: The Story so far

Aug 11, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies former outfielder Aaron Rowand and the Phillie Phanatic shoot hot dogs into the crowd in between innings against the New York Mets at Citizens Bank Park.

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The Good Phight

Just Forget It: Burnett Hints He'll Hang 'em Up

Let's start with a confession: everybody liked the A.J. Burnett deal when it was announced late in the offseason.

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Related Topix: Sports, A.J. Burnett, Baseball Players, Cole Hamels, Cliff Lee, Major League Baseball

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Hamels puts quality-start streak on line vs. Mariners

Mariners left-hander James Paxton has yet to lose a Major League start, but he'll face a tough matchup in veteran southpaw Cole Hamels when Seattle wraps up a three-game Interleague series with the Phillies in the rubber game on Wednesday afternoon at Citizens Bank Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Justin Smoak, Cole Hamels, James Paxton, Major League Baseball

Belleville News Democrat

Cards disappointing but still in thick of things

The 2014 St. Louis Cardinals baseball season has proven to be one of the most frustrating in recent memory, with the club performing well below expectations all season long.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, St. Louis Cardinals, Milwaukee Brewers, Nyjer Morgan, Baseball Players, Chris Carpenter

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Good Phight

Takin' it to the ZZZZZZZs: Mariners 5, Phillies 2

The Mariners, on the other hand, had themselves a great game. They stole four bases, three in the fist inning alone.

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Related Topix: Sports, Hisashi Iwakuma, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball

The News Tribune

Recap: Philadelphia vs. Seattle

Hisashi Iwakuma tossed eight shutout innings and the Seattle Mariners defeated the Philadelphia Phillies, 5-2, in the middle test of a three-game set.

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Related Topix: Sports, Hisashi Iwakuma, Baseball Players, Dustin Ackley, Kyle Seager, Seattle Mariners, Major League Baseball, Mike Zunino

That Balls Outta Here

Phillies go for series win on Ryan Howard bobblehead night

Aug 18, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard hits a single to right during the sixth inning of a game against the Seattle Mariners at Citizens Bank Park.

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Halo Hangout

Jered Weaver Looking to Shake Past Failures at Fenway Park

Aug 13, 2014; Anaheim, CA, USA; Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Jered Weaver throws a pitch against the Philadelphia Phillies in the first inning during the game at Angel Stadium of Anaheim.

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Lasorda's Lair

Erisbel Arreubarrena Back Up, Carlos Triunfel Sent Down

May 24, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers short stop Erisbel Arruebarrena slides into home and scores a run in a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.

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The Good Phight

Schrodinger's GM: What will happen to Amaro?

As the 2014 Phillies season grinds toward its merciful end, the big question is whether the team will finally change course after two straight years of high-dollar disaster--and whether the ownership group and top executives will entrust GM Ruben Amaro Jr., who oversaw the team's rapid collapse, to build it back.

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Phillies Minor League Roundup - August 18, 2014

Jason Zgardowski - 4 IP, 6 H, 3 R, 2 ER, BB, 3 K, 4 GB, 2 FB Josh Taylor - 1 IP, 2 H, 0 R, BB, K Alexis Rivero - 2 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 3 K Francibel Alejo - 1 IP, 3 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 2 BB, K, 2 WP Venn Biter - 1 for 5, R, 3B Tim Zier - 0 for 2, R, 2 BB Grenny Cumana - 0 for 3, RBI Damek Tomscha - 1 for 2, 2 BB Jesus Posso - 1 for 4, RBI, K Joel Fisher - 0 ... (more)

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SoDo Mojo

Mariners Offense Stumbles In Philadelphia, Tied For Wild-Card

Aug 18, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies left fielder Grady Sizemore and center fielder Ben Revere and right fielder Marlon Byrd congratulate each other by bowing at the conclusion of a game against the Seattle Mariners at Citizens Bank Park.

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SFGate

Winning homestand elevates Giants' spirits

AUGUST 17: Joe Panik #12 of the San Francisco Giants slides into home plate to score a run after tagging up on a fly ball hit off the bat of Joaquin Arias during the eighth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at AT&T Park on August 17, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

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Vallejo Times-Herald

Morse's swagger, bat return to action

San Francisco Giants outfielder Michael Morse, right, and Tim Lincecum react Sunday while watching Andrew Susac score against the Philadelphia Phillies during the second inning.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Tim Lincecum, NFL Football, New York Giants, San Francisco Giants, Major League Baseball, Cole Hamels, Marlon Byrd

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