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  1. No break in Werth's left wrist; status uncertainRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Washington Nationals

    ... years. In 2012, he broke it while making a diving catch of a liner off the bat of then-Phillies infielder Placido Polanco and missed 12 weeks. Bill Ladson is a reporter for MLB.com and writes an MLBlog, All Nats All the Time . He also can be found ...

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  2. Phils give Asche reps in left field as Franco promotion nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Philadelphia Phillies

    ... so throwing him out there midseason could be a challenge. But it has happened before. The Phillies moved Placido Polanco to the outfield in 2005 after he spent his entire career in the infield. They did the same in 2013 with infielder Freddy Galvis ...

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  3. Where Are They Now? A Look at Tigers Players From the Past Part 3: 2005Read the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | Bless You Boys

    ... Central and still in the doghouse. Offensively, the team had some good hitters, getting great seasons from Placido Polanco , Pudge Rodriguez, Brandon Inge , and Carlos Guillen . However, the starting rotation was flaming dog poop. Of the pitchers ...

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  4. My First Team: 2003 PhilliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | That Balls Outta Here

    ... was eight years old, how was I supposed to know the "H" was silent? (My mom likes to make fun of me because Placido Polanco wasn't the easiest name for a kid to pronounce either.) I was fortunate. Born in 1995, I didn't exactly understand what I was ...

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  5. Top Tigers countdown #60: Placido PolancoRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | Bless You Boys

    ... the Tigers sent closer Ugueth Urbina and utility infielder Ramon Martinez to the Phillies for second baseman Placido Polanco . With the younger and cheaper Chase Utley emerging as a superior player, the Phillies had no use for the 29 year old ...

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  6. What's that about a new Phillies offense?Read the original story

    Dec 20, 2014 | The Good Phight

    ... centered mostly on having Chase Utley , Jimmy Rollins , Ryan Howard, Shane Victorino , and Jayson Werth ; Placido Polanco was hot for a while, Raul Ibanez had a couple of real hard hit balls. You know. Young sluggers at their most fertile and ...

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  7. Philography: Placido PolancoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | That Balls Outta Here

    An important cog in the Philadelphia Phillies lineup for 7 of the 11 seasons between 2002-2012, Placido Polanco can nonetheless be considered the hard-luck player in the Phillies decade of winning excellence to open the 21st century. His two stints as a starter with the ball club, first in the early part of the decade when he was mostly used as the starting 2nd baseman, and then at the end as the starting 3rd baseman, sandwiched the 2008 World Series victory, of which he was not a part.

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  8. Let the wheeling, dealing begin for PhilliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Morning Call

    ... in baseball history. All of those moves - and the ones that brought others, like Raul Ibanez, Jim Thome, Placido Polanco, etc. - were additions. Times have changed for Amaro and Co. after seeing the team finish with 89 losses for a second ...

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  9. Let the wheeling, dealing beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... in baseball history. All of those moves - and the ones that brought others, like Raul Ibanez, Jim Thome, Placido Polanco, etc. - were additions. Times have changed for Amaro and Co. after seeing the team finish with 89 losses for a second ...

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