Found May 31, 2012 on Fox Sports:
One of baseball's oldest axioms reminds us that small sample sizes are the ultimate illusion -- think twice about what you're looking at. That logic aside, it's tempting to say the Phillies delivered a message while taking 2-of-3 from the Mets this week, despite devastating news about Roy Halladay. Can the Phillies win without their ace? Most everyone says no, but here's a revolutionary thought: The Phillies' comeback from the ash heap has officially begun. There are a number of reasons to believe the NL East will be wide open from here to October and that the Phillies, even without Halladay, are capable of winning it. Reason No. 1: Philadelphia still has the division's most talented 1-2 punch in Cliff Lee and Cole Hamels. No team can match that, and that's true even though Lee hasn't won a game in 2012. In fact, the former Cy Young Award winner should be ready to run off a long winning streak. Lee's 0-2 record doesn't reveal that he's ...
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