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Phillies Injury Update: Cliff Lee scheduled for July 21st start

The Philadelphia Phillies have had improved pitching and more timely hitting of late, which has resulted in five wins in their last six games, heading into today's game. A key component to the pitching staff who has been out for nearly two months with a left elbow strain, is Cliff Lee. The Phillies will welcome Lee back following the All-Star break. #451236132 / gettyimages...
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Phillies Injury Update: Cliff Lee expected to start July 19th

The Philadelphia Phillies enter a weekend series against the Washington Nationals having won their last four games. At 41-51, the Phillies are still nine games behind the Nationals and Atlanta Braves in the National League East. On the injury front, left handed pitcher Cliff Lee, who has been on the disabled list nearly two months, has made progress and is expected to come off...
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Phillies transfer Cliff Lee to 60-day DL, call up Grady Sizemore

getty images The Philadelphia Phillies have transferred left handed pitcher Cliff Lee from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. Lee will be first eligible to rejoin the Phillies rotation on July 18 and is expected to pitch on July 19 for the team. Cliff Lee will go on 60-day DL. Can be activated July 18. Expected to pitch July 19 in Atlanta. — Matt Gelb (@magelb...
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Phillies Injury Update: Cliff Lee rehab result

The Philadelphia Phillies entered Wednesday night's game against the Milwaukee Brewers having won two straight, but were still mired in last place in the National League East with a record of 39-51. There was good news on the injury front, as Cliff Lee continued his rehab assignment at Class-A Clearwater. Reports were that he pitched fairly well, despite a less than stellar...
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Yankees Trade Rumors: Cliff Lee

English: Cliff Lee pitching in the 2010 World Series (Photo credit: Wikipedia) As you probably already know, New York Yankees starter CC Sabathia’s degenerative right knee condition took a turn for the worst last week, and skipper Joe Girardi confirmed that the lefty’s 2014 campaign is over. That news, along with ace Masahiro Tanaka slumping a little is not ideal for a Yankees...
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Report: Phillies Expected To Aggressively Shop Cliff Lee Before Trade Deadline

Cliff Lee hasn’t pitched in a major league game since May 18, but the Philadelphia Phillies left-hander could be a pivotal piece of someone’s playoff push. Lee isn’t expected to return until after the All-Star break with an elbow injury, but reports the Phillies are expected to shop the veteran pitcher. Other clubs told that the Phillies will be aggressive...
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Historical Comparisons for Hypothetical Lee Trade

A Lee trade would be one of the first of its kind. Ah, do you feel that? The trade wins are a blowin’. Fresh off a rehab start cut short by rain, Cliff Lee‘s name has begun to pop up in hypothetical trade scenarios. Lee’s value is clouded by all sorts of variables: is his elbow OK? How much money will the Phillies eat? He has been traded as an elite starting pitcher three times...
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Phillies expect Cliff Lee and Carlos Ruiz back after break

getty images The Philadelphia Phillies will get pitcher Cliff Lee and catcher Carlos Ruiz back sometime after the All-Star break. Lee has been dealing with a strained left elbow while Ruiz has been out of action with a concussion. The Phillies are well back in the NL East but a returning Lee could prove to be a trade target for someone. Both Cliff Lee (strained left elbow) and Carlos...
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Phillies Injury Update: Cliff Lee makes rain-shortened rehab start

The Philadelphia Phillies continue to struggle and dropped to 37-51 following a 6-2 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday. The Phillies have dropped 13 of their last 16 games, mostly due to an offense that is 27th in the league in runs scored. There is some positive news on the injury front, as Cliff Lee began a rehab assignment on Sunday with Class-A Clearwater. #488713107...
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Cliff Lee throws 2 innings in 1st rehab start

Cliff Lee’s first rehab start was shortened to two innings Sunday because of rain. Pitching for the Single-A Clearwater Threshers against the Brevard County Manatees in Viera, Florida, Lee pitched two scoreless innings before play was suspended in the top of the third inning. "I felt fine," Lee told reporters after the game. "I threw two cutters and everything...
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