Found April 08, 2013 on Buzz On Broad:
(via CSN Philly) Over the weekend, the Phillies lost their home opening series to the Kansas City Royals, the Flyers missed a golden opportunity, and the Sixers fell to the Miami Heat. The Flyers had a chance to leap frog the Winnipeg Jets, but instead the played one of their worst games of the season. The remaining schedule doesn't make this postseason run any easier. (Broad Street Hockey) Cole Hamels had his second rough outing, as the Phillies rallied late but lost 9-8. (Buzz on Broad) Was Desean Jackson's "Miracle in Meadow lands II" one of the greatest plays of all-time? (Buzz on Broad) The Sixers fell to Lebron James and the Miami Heat on Saturday, 106-87. (Interstate 76ers) The Philadelphia Phillies are coming off a rough series vs the Kansas City Royals, but their rival New York Mets are coming to town. (Philadelphia Phillies Tickets)

Should We Be Concerned About Cole Hamels?

  Cole Hamels is supposed to be the Phillies ace. He was picked to start opening day. Although he has only had two starts thus far, Hamels is far from proving that he should be considered an ace this season. In the first game of the season Hamels faced the Braves. During that game he was only able to last five innings. During those innings he gave up seven hits, three which were...

Gameday: Royals at Phillies

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Everybody Panic! The Phillies Lost Two Series

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The Phillies are 2-4, and maybe already dead

Not exactly a face of triumph Today in South Philly, the home team dropped the rubber match of their series with the Royals, despite a big ninth inning comeback. They squandered an early lead despite Cole Hamels being on the mound, saw a slow drip of offense for the opposition build to a torrent, and didn't get enough done on their own, despite a loud and loyal crowd that isn...

Cole Hamels, James Shields Square Off In Series Finale

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One Comeback and One Almost Comeback

The ending of Saturday’s Phillies – Royals game left everyone feeling upbeat and energized.  Kevin Frandsen completed an unlikely come from behind win for the Phillies with a 9th inning, bases-clearing double.  The Phillies hopped off the field with a 4-3 victory. It was such a positive moment, you almost expected the Phillies to win on Sunday just on that momentum alone....

Aces wild on the second Sunday

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Roy Oswalt: I would love to come back to Philly

With Cole Hamels and Roy Halladay, not to mention the bullpen, really struggling out of the gate this season you would expect a good general manager to always be keeping an eye on potential options for down the road this season. Could former Phillies pitcher Roy Oswalt be a name worth keeping an eye on? If the Phillies happen to give him a call, he might be open to at least listening...

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