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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. Phillies Third Basemen, A.RRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | The Good Phight

    ... defensive innings at third base for the Phillies (in order of defensive innings at 3B): David Bell, age-34+ Placido Polanco, age-33 Pedro Feliz, Cody Asche, Abraham Nunez, Greg Dobbs, age-36 Michael Young, and Tomas Perez. The only good players on ...

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  5. The Philles and Third Base: The Curse of Scott RolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | The Good Phight

    ... The Phillies have had many *fine* years of third basery since Rolen left! There was that swell fellow Placido Polanco ! And David Bell wasn't awful . Even Pedro Feliz had his moments." For once, the numbers actually match up with my remembrance of ...

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  6. Storyline: Asche vs. Early Utley Through the Phillies' SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | Isportsweb.com

    ... results. Back in '04, the faithful clamored for Utley to be the starting second baseman and to replace Placido Polanco , but 10 years later they're pushing for Maikel Franco at the hot corner. Their similarities include left-side batting and their ...

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  7. One roadblock standing in Giles' wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... presence is in a holding pattern. Like Ryan Howard once upon a time with Jim Thome, and Chase Utley with Placido Polanco, Giles is blocked. Jonathan Papelbon is in the way. Papelbon, 33, is in the third year of a 4-year, $50 million deal, the ...

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  8. Papelbon is Giles' lone obstacleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... presence is in a holding pattern. Like Ryan Howard once upon a time with Jim Thome, and Chase Utley with Placido Polanco, Giles is blocked. Jonathan Papelbon is in the way. Papelbon, 33, is in the third year of a 4-year, $50 million deal, the ...

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  9. Rollins-Utley-Howard set longevity markRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | The Good Phight

    ... 8, 2004. Rollins was wrapping up his 4th season as a starter, Utley was occasionally filling in for Placido Polanco , and Howard was a September call-up after blasting a combined 46 home runs that year in Reading and Scranton. It has taken them ...

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  10. 12 years since Polanco-Rolen tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | That Balls Outta Here

    May 27, 2013; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Miami Marlins third baseman Placido Polanco on deck against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field.

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  11. Diamondbacks' Miguel Montero named to NL All-Star rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | The Arizona Republic

    ... injury replacement. On the last day before the break that year, he was named the replacement for the injured Placido Polanco. 2001: Tony Gwynn, left, and Cal Ripken Jr., right, are honored during a break in the All-Star Game held at Safeco Field in ...

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  12. The Placido Polanco tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... with the Philadelphia Phillies . Detroit shipped Urbina and infielder Ramon Martinez to Philadelphia for Placido Polanco . The deal became one of the great steals in Tiger history. Polanco made All Star teams, won Gold Gloves, set fielding records, ...

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  13. Why was Pete Laven fired?Read the original story

    Nov 21, 2012 | Travelerocity

    ... Travs ranked this week in MLB 1 Jered Weaver Angels starting pitcher 2 Francisco Rodriguez Mets closer 3 Placido Polanco Phillies third baseman 4 Jordan Walden Angels closer 5 Howie Kendrick Angels second baseman Car-Mart Cup 8 Arkansas Travelers 5 ...

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  14. Drew Storen allows four runs, walk-off homer to Jayson Werth in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2010 | The Washington Post

    ... That's a long walk to the dugout." The nightmare inning may already have been replaying in Storen's head. Placido Polanco singled to center. Chase Utley doubled to left. Ryan Howard drove them both in with a single to center to bring Werth to the ...

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