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Cliff Lee will make his final spring start before the regular season in tonight's On-Deck series opener against the Blue Jays. The Phillies left Clearwater with a bang, beating the Blue Jays yesterday, 7-2, with the help of two home runs in the late innings. Both teams made the trip...
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Cole Hammels and Cliff Lee took time firing hot dogs into the stands at Citizens Pank Ballpark on Friday.
Hamels must have been so thrilled to fire the hotdog gun that he grew out a celebratory mustache.
All jokes aside, Hamels will start the Phillies opener on Monday against the division rival Atlanta Braves. Cliff Lee will pitch the Phillies third game of the season after Roy Halladay...
Is 2013 the last time we’ll see Chase Utley in a Phillies uniform?
Last week, I was having a discussion with an old friend about the upcoming Phillies season when he posed a question to me: Do you re-sign Chase Utley after 2013?
“Ask me in six months,” was my concise, detached response.
This type of exchange is not exclusive to my friend and me. All over the Delaware Valley...
Cliff Lee finished up spring training by having a little fun.
Soon after pitching four sharp innings against Toronto in his final tuneup, the Philadelphia ace teamed up with Cole Hamels and joined the Phillie Phanatic in shooting hot dogs into the stands.
''I asked if I could jump in there and get close to that action and see what it was all about,'' Lee said after...
During Friday's exhibition game at Citizens Bank Park between the Blue Jays and Phillies, CSN Philadelphia cameras caught a glimpse of Phillies Opening Day starter Cole Hamels in the dugout. Hamels, who sported a beard for most of the spring, shaved the beard off...but left his mustache, giving himself a stache that Tom Selleck would be proud of. Hopefully, the mustache sticks...
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Cole Hamels: The ace of the staff. He’s been sharp through out Spring Training, and should be primed for another big season. Also, he’s grown one heck of a mustache.
Cliff Lee: The team hopes the lefty will bounce back from a disappointing 2012 campaign and become a dominant anchor in the rotation once...
Adams could be the best acquisition in the majors. (AP)
Q: Which transaction by Ruben Amaro Jr. this offseason do you think will reap the greatest reward for the Phillies in 2013?
Jon Nisula: I think that Ruben’s decision to send Darin Ruf back to the minors will help the Phillies the most in 2013. The move means that Domonic Brown will finally be given an opportunity to play...
Today the Phillies announced their Opening Day roster. The usual players are there but there are a few surprises. For the third time in four years, the Phillies will carry a Rule 5 pick. Pitchers: Cole Hamels Roy Halladay Cliff Lee Kyle Kendrick John Lannan Jonathan Papelbon Mike Adams Antonio...
The Philadelphia Phillies will play in their final spring training game tonight at Citizens Bank Park against the Toronto Blue Jays. Their 25 man roster is set and they look ready to start the season.
Here is their final exhibition lineup:
The Phillies and Blue Jays squared off one more time this afternoon in the final game of spring training. Kyle Kendrick took the hill for his team with Josh Johnson on for Toronto. The Jays jumped ahead to an early lead in the top of the first after Jose Bautista...