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With some spring training games under their belts, the Phillies 2013 picture is beginning to get some color. The winter trade for Ben Revere is certainly looking like Ruben Amaro Jr’s best move. Revere is hitting, getting on base, stealing bases and giving the big bats somebody to knock in. In the outfield he is performing as described, covering plenty of ground and providing solid defense.
The battle for right-field may be over soon if Brown continues his tear through spring. Brown is hitting with some power early, something absent in his prior stints with the big club. Getting quality at-bats, hitting some homers and showing some improved defense, Brown is winning the competition to be a starter.
Spring training starts by Hamels, Lee and Halladay all have gone well. Seeing Halladay and Lee pitch with command early a great sign that they are both healthy. As spring training continues both will begin to get more innings giving us a better picture of where we might be heading this ne...
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When Roy Halladay arrived in Philadelphia, he was a man of mystery, in a sense. Many understood he was the best pitcher in the game and had seen him play, albeit very little, as he was tucked away in the bowels of the AL East, tossing complete games left and right for a Blue Jays team that struggled to find average behind the Red Sox and Yankees, and more recently...
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Cole Hamels will get the first crack at division rivals Atlanta today in Clearwater. Ethan Martin, Jonathan Pettibone, and Jake Diekman are scheduled to follow.
Line-up notes: Ben Revere is again leading off...
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Should Ben Revere or Jimmy Rollins be the Philadelphia Phillies leadoff hitter in 2013?
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Ryan Howard hit his first home run of spring training, an opposite-field drive to left off All-Star closer Craig Kimbrel that helped the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 10-5 Thursday.
Howard put the Phillies ahead with an RBI double in the first against loser Paul Maholm. Howard, who didn't play until July last year while recovering from a torn left Achilles tendon...
Billy the Philly Fan and Steve from My Two Cents rant about the Philadelphia Phillies 2013 roster, today’s game from Bright House Field, the team’s defense, lineup, and more!
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The tournament held every four years to crown the world champions of baseball is back. In the World Baseball Classic, a combined 16 national teams play in four separate pools to earn bids in future rounds, all with hopes of vying against the most elite teams in order to earn the top title in the sport. Team Japan has won the first two titles, with the inaugural WBC being held back...
Ryan Howard hit a two-run homer off R.A. Dickey, but Jose Reyes and the Toronto Blue Jays touched up Cliff Lee in an 11-6 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday.
Reyes and Melky Cabrera each doubled and Edwin Encarnacion had an RBI single in a two-run first inning off the 2008 AL Cy Young Award winner. Lee allowed five hits, including Emilio Bonifacio's solo shot...
The Phillies are headed just north of Clearwater Beach to Dunedin to take on The Toronto Blue Jays at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium. Cliff Lee takes the mound for the Phillies today. The Phillies will face former National League East foe and reigning National League Cy Young award winner R.A....
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