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Steve Cunningham defeats Natu Visinia

Philadelphia PA: On Saturday October 18 from 2300 Arena in South Philadelphia, the boxing world came to Philly for an interesting heavyweight fight as Philadelphia own Steve “USS” Cunningham took on the undefeated heavyweight Natu “The Truth” Visinia. The fight was broadcasted on NBC Sports Network boxing series called “Fight Night” with play-by-play announcer Kenny […]
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Temple Defeats Tulsa to go 4-1 on Season

Philadelphia PA: On Saturday October 11 from Lincoln Financial Field in South Philadelphia, the Temple Owls hosted Tulsa Golden Hurricanes in Temple’s Homecoming game. Tulsa comes into game off a loss tom Colorado State, while Temple comes into game off their Bye week. Temple won the toss and received the ball to begin the game.  […]
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Merciful Ending

The Phillies 2014 season mercifully came to an end on Sunday, and not a moment too soon. To call 2014 disappointing would be a giant understatement. From questionable off-season moves by the front office, to a consistently inconsistent offense, to obscene gestures, Phillie fans will do their best to forget the last 162 games. The […]
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Home Stretch

The Phillies began their final series of the 2014 season Friday night against the Atlanta Braves. The Phillies have already clinched both a losing season, and last place in the National League East. Jerome Williams made his final start of 2014, and though he struggled a bit, he kept his team in the game. Williams […]
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

The One That Got Away

The Phillies and Marlins met again Thursday afternoon, with both teams looking to win the series. David Buchanan started for the Phillies, and was able to recover from a rough first inning. The Phillies scored a first inning run on an RBI single by Chase Utley. Buchanan allowed back to back singles to start the […]
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Kendrick Leads Phils to Win

2014 has been a year to forget for the Philadelphia Phillies. It’s also been a dismal season for one Kyle Kendrick. Kendrick came into tonight with a 9-13 record and an earned run average close to five. His biggest struggle has been allowing first inning runs. Kendrick frequently put his team behind the eight ball […]
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Reeled In

The Phillies began the final week of the 2014 season Tuesday night in Miami against the Marlins. Cole Hamels took the mound seeking his 10th win of the season. With a little help from his offense, he could easily have at least five more wins. His offense failed him yet again, handing Hamels his eighth […]
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Phils Come Up Short

The Phillies ended their west coast swing this week with an extra inning loss to the Oakland Athletics on Sunday. The A’s took the series from the Phils, and Philadelphia went 2-5 on the trip. A.J. Burnett started for the Phillies and struggled badly early on. He lasted just 4.1 innings, and allowed six earned […]
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

A-Okay

Jerome Williams showed again today why he deserves to be in the Phillies 2015 starting rotation. Since joining the Phils, all he’s done is throw quality starts and keep the opposition honest. He’s gone at least six innings and allowed two runs or less in four of his last six starts. Today was more of […]
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Villanova Defeats James Madison 49-31

Villanova PA: On Saturday September 20 from Villanova Stadium on the Campus of Villanova University, Conference play in the Colonel Athletic Conference got on their way as Villanova Wildcats hosted James Madison, it was also Parents Weekend at Villanova University. Villanova comes into game with record of 1-1 and off a blowout win over Fordham and James […]
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

A Minus

The Phillies landed in Oakland last night for a series with another team who once called Philadelphia home, the Athletics. An old fashioned pitcher’s duel unfolded, as David Buchanan faced off against Jon Lester. Unfortunately for the Phils, Lester would get the better of the matchup on this night. Lester allowed one earned run on five […]
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles Continue Winning Ways

The Eagles have a problem.  It’s called the first half. During their first two games, the Eagles’ offense scored six points in the first half.  In the same timeframe, the Eagles defense allowed 34 points. However, thanks to 24-10 and 34-0 second-half performances, early into the 2014 season, the Eagles sit atop the NFC East at […]
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September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Rock Bottom

The Philadelphia Phillies signed several veterans this off-season in hopes that each one of them would contribute enough to help the team remain competitive. The last veteran they signed was A.J. Burnett. Burnett was coming off a trip to the post-season a year ago with the Pittsburgh Pirates. He has experience, having pitched in both […]
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Padres Blank Phils

The Phillies embarked on a west coast road trip last night against the Padres in San Diego. Jerome Williams got the call for the Phils against Andrew Cashner for the Pads. Williams turned in yet another quality start, going 7.2 innings. He allowed no earned runs and struck out six. The lone run he allowed […]
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Eagles Stuns Colts on Monday Night Football

Indianapolis IN: On Monday September 15 from Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis Indiana, Monday Night Football took center stage as the Philadelphia Eagles took on the Indianapolis Colts. The Colts came into game off a loss to the Denver Broncos in Week 1, While the Philadelphia Eagles under year 2 of Chip Kelly comes in […]
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Eagles Mathis placed on IR

Eagles placed Pro Bowl left guard Evan Mathis on the IR on Tuesday, with hope for return. Mathis,  sprained the medial collateral ligament in his left knee Sunday, will be eligible to practice in six weeks and to play in eight weeks. He would be allowed to play in the Eagles’ Nov. 10 game against […]
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September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Buccos Sink Phils

Coming off consecutive wins against the division leaders, the Phillies welcomed their cross state rival Pittsburgh Pirates to Citizens Bank Park on Monday night. Kyle Kendrick started for the Phillies, in search of his ninth win of the season. He was given a 1-0 lead in the fourth inning before giving it back in the […]
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September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Phils Win 5th Straight Over Nats

The Philadelphia Phillies continue to play well, win games and have even produced come from behind wins. One would think that would be a good thing. While their recent accomplishments have been impressive and exciting, the question remains, where was all of this in May, June, and July? The Phillies have consistently won series in […]
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September 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Navy defeats Temple in Nail Bitter

Philadelphia PA: On Saturday September 6 from Lincoln Financial Field in South Philadelphia, the Temple Owls took on Navy Midshipen to open their home schedule for 2014. Temple ame into game off a dominating win over Vanderbilt while Navy comes into game off a loss to Ohio State. The game was broadcasted on ESPN3 & […]
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September 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Fightin’ Phils Show Heart in Comeback Win

The Phillies took two out of three from the Atlanta Braves earlier this week in Atlanta. Tonight they invaded Nationals Park to face the first place Nats. Jerome Williams had done nothing but win since joining the Phillies. In four starts, he had never allowed more than two runs. All four were quality starts and […]
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September 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 123 Curran vs. Pitbull 2

Uncasville, Conn: On Friday September 5 from Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville Conn, the Stars of Bellator MMA took center stage to begin the 11th season of Bellator MMA. The Headline fight for Bellator 123 was the Featherweight Title fight between Patricio Pitbul vs. Pat Curran in the Rematch. This card also featured the Return of Muhammed “King […]
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September 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Phillies Look to Future with September Call Ups

Philadelphia Phillies fans will have the opportunity to get a close-up look at five prospects and two veterans the club has called up as part of its expanded September roster. Leading the way is 22 year-old Maikel Franco, who made his MLB debut on Tuesday, starting at third base against the Atlanta Braves. Ranked as […]
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September 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Braves Blanked Again

The Phillies followed their history making Labor Day with another solid win on Tuesday night. Kyle Kendrick got the call for the Phillies and was impressive against an Atlanta team that is now 7.5 games behind the first place Nationals. Kendrick pitched seven shutout innings and allowed just three hits. He struck out four and […]
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September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

NO-NO in Atlanta

There’s a reason why baseball is America’s greatest game. This weekend’s Labor Day holiday marks the unofficial end of summer. For the Philadelphia Phillies, their 2014 season ended long ago for all intents and purposes. Today the Phils accomplished something for the first time in their history. That’s what makes baseball so great. Not often, […]
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September 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Burnett Falls Short

A.J. Burnett was coming off what might have been his best start of 2014. He went eight innings against the Washington Nationals  last Monday night, and struck out 12 batters en route to his first win of the second half. Today he hung in there and kept his walks down, but could not hold off […]
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August 31, 2014  |  Discuss
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