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Ryan Howard’s Homerun Provides an Early Spark in Phillies Win

Philadelphia Phillies’ Ryan Howard follows through on a two-run home run off Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Shelby Miller as catcher A.J. Pierzynski, center, and umpire Mark Carlson watch during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) Ryan Howard supplied the Phillies with some early offense that they have been desperate...
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Howard's early blast paces Phillies to win over Braves

View image | For the second straight game, Ryan Howard provided the pop needed. A first-inning home run erased a deficit and set the Phillies on the path for a series win. Just as it was in the opener, an error proved to be the difference, as the Phillies...
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Howard homers again, leads Philadelphia past Braves, 5-4

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Ryan Howard hit his second homer in two games, helping the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 5-4 on Sunday. Howard's miserable season had already cost him his cleanup spot in the order, and he entered the game batting .189. Howard hit a two-run homer on Friday and a three-run shot in the first inning against Trevor Cahill (0-3) on Sunday. Howard, who...
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Phillies’ Ryan Howard is Looking Like a Shell of His Former Self

Philadelphia Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard cannot reach a single by Miami Marlins’ Jacob Realmuto during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, April 22, 2015, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) The Philadelphia Phillies and their fans hoped that slugger Ryan Howard could go back to being the player that he was during the middle of the Phillies pennant runs...
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Ryan Howard with The Howard for the Win

The Howard- when a player strikes out, commits an error, and hits a homerun all within the same game.  Lovingly named after the Philadelphia Phillies slugger, Ryan Howard.Ryan Howard won yesterday's game for the Phillies.  How?  By committing his first Howard of the season, which essentially guarantees a victory for the good guys.  Howard may not connect for many homeruns anymore...
Via We Should Be GM's
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Struggling Ryan Howard dropped to 7th in Phillies' batting order

  Struggling Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard was dropped from fourth to seventh in Philadelphia's lineup for Thursday night's game against the Washington Nationals, the lowest in the order he's batted in almost 10 years. ''I talked to him this afternoon and just told him, `Hey, it's creating a lineup, trying to win the baseball game, going with some hot bats and credit guys for...
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Ryan Howard is batting seventh tonight versus Nationals

Phillies lineup vs. Fister: Herrera CF, Galvis SS, Utley 2B, Francoeur RF, Asche 3B, Ruiz C, Howard 1B, Ruf LF, Hamels LHP. — Jake Kaplan (@jakemkaplan) April 16, 2015 The post Ryan Howard is batting seventh tonight versus Nationals appeared first on Total Sports Live.
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Phillies part-owner John Middleton battling family over money

View image | Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard spent the offseason in a legal battle with family over the management of his money. It turns out that Howard was not the only one in the Phillies organization fighting with kinfolk over money. This time it goes to the top:...
Via Philliedelphia
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Phillies reportedly willing to eat most of Howard's contract

If the most recent reports regarding the increasingly uncertain future of Ryan Howard remaining a member of the Philadelphia Phillies organization is any indication, the team is willing to do just about anything to part ways with him, including eating an enormous amount of his contract to effectuate said parting. Sports On Earth’s Anthony Castrovince...Read More The post Phillies...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
March 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Ryan Howard: The Unwanted Man

There are several variations of “the talk.” As a young adult, it may be about when two people love each other very much. As someone who is just graduating from college, it likely pertains to what you are going to do with the rest of your life. As an athlete, though, it’s unlikely to fill a person with hope or inspiration. It’s almost always about an organization moving...
Via The Sports Post
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

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