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Severino Gonzalez to make Major League debut for Phillies on Tuesday

Photo courtesy Baseball Betsy @BaseballBetsy In Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg's postgame press conference after the Phillies' 5-2 loss to the Atlanta Braves, Sandberg unveiled something new. Severino Gonzalez, right-handed starter and Phillies prospect, will make his Major League debut on Tuesday for the Phillies against the St. Louis Cardinals in...
Via Philliedelphia
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Simmons homer leads rally in Braves' 5-2 win over Phillies

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Andrelton Simmons led off the seventh inning with a homer, sparking a rally that helped the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-2 on Saturday night. The Braves scored three runs in the seventh and chased David Buchanan (0-4) while snapping a four-game losing streak. Chris Johnson had an RBI single and Eric Young Jr. delivered a go-ahead double that...
Via AP on Fox
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Buchanan starts off strong, but Phils can’t finish Braves

The Braves snapped a 20-inning scoreless drought and ruined David Buchanan's strong start by producing a decisive three-run seventh inning in Saturday night's 5-2 win over the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.
Via Philly Sports Live
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Ryan Howard homers, but Phillies bullpen spoils Buchanan's strong start in loss to Braves

View image | gettyimages.com Final: Braves 3, Phillies 2 WP: Shelby Miller (3-0) LP: Buchanan (0-4) SV: Grilli (7) Philadelphia, P.A. - David Buchanan had not won a game in 12 starts, his last win coming August 6, 2014 against the Houston Astros. Coming in tonight facing the Atlanta Braves,...
Via Philliedelphia
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Gameday 18: Braves vs. Phillies

Atlanta Braves (8-8) at Philadelphia Phillies (6-11) Starting Pitchers: PHI: David Buchanan (0-3 , 9.22) vs.ATL: Shelby Miller (2-0 , 1.69) Time: 7:05 EST, Citizens Bank ParkTV: CSNWeather: Partly Cloudy, 50′sMedia: Twitter and Facebook A note for today:  David Buchanan is looking for his first solid start of the year and his first win of the season.  The Phillies...
Via Phillies Nation
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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...
Via The Sports Journal
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Sandberg's philosophy is simple: “This is Major League Baseball and you have to play good defense”

A strange thing happened last night. The Phillies played solid defense and won a baseball game. Ryno likes it that way.
Via PhilsBaseball
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Freeman error allows lone run as Phillies get past Braves

  The Phillies' struggling offense got just enough help from Atlanta to pull out a victory. Freddie Freeman mishandled Ben Revere's ground ball to first, allowing Freddy Galvis to score in the ninth to give Philadelphia a 1-0 win on Friday night. Galvis led off with a single to center against Jim Johnson (1-2), went to second on Cesar Hernandez's sacrifice bunt and third on a passed...
Via AP on Fox
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Phillies send Buchanan to mound looking for series win

Shelby Miller will attempt to claim his third consecutive victory when the Braves and Phillies resume their three-game series on Saturday night at Citizens Bank Park. Philadelphia's scheduled starter David Buchanan struggled through his first two start...
Via Philly Sports Live
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Can Galvis’ sizzling start keep going?

Phillies fans searching for things to watch this season should follow Freddy Galvis. Can he possibly keep this up? He went 3-for-4 and scored the winning run in the ninth inning Friday in a 1-0 victory over the Braves at Citizens Bank Park. He is hitti...
Via Philly Sports Live
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Report: Phillies’ Chase Utley is “more open” to waiving no-trade rights

Philadelphia Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard is usually the first person you hear Philly fans complain about, but it’s second baseman Chase Utley that is getting more of the blame these days. He has struggled mightily from the plate this season and his value on the field and on the trade market has not been lower than what it is right now. That being said, Utley is “more...
Via Baseball Essential
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Down on the Pharm- April 24

View image | gettyimages.com Buffalo – 7 Lehigh Valley – 6 Joely Rodriguez had a rough outing, as he allowed seven hits, five runs and walks in 4 1/3 innings for the IronPigs (4-12). Jordan Danks had a two run double in the loss. Maikel Franco went 1-for-5 with a...
Via Philliedelphia
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Harang, Galvis star as Phillies walk off against Braves

The Phillies finally broke through against the Braves in the ninth inning Friday night at Citizens Bank Park, as Freddy Galvis scored the game's only run on an error by Freddie Freeman in a 1-0 victory.
Via Philly Sports Live
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Freeman error allows winning run, Phillies beat Braves 1-0

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Freddie Freeman mishandled Ben Revere's ground ball to first, allowing Freddy Galvis to score in the ninth to give the Philadelphia Phillies a 1-0 win over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night. Galvis led off with a single to center against Jim Johnson (1-2), went to second on Cesar Hernandez's sacrifice bunt and third on a passed ball. Revere hit a chopper toward...
Via AP on Fox
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Harang Stellar In 1-0 Phils Win

The Phillies shutout the Braves Friday night, thanks to an outstanding performance by Aaron Harang. He threw eight shutout innings, allowing just two hits and a walk. He struck out six, and even contributed as a hitter with two sacrifice bunts. However, he didn’t get any help from the Phillies offense, as he left the game with the score still 0-0, and didn’t get the win. His...
Via Phillies Nation
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Galvis, Phillies capitalize on Braves 9th inning error, earn 1-0 win

View image | gettyimages.com The Phillies (6-11) were 1-for-13 with runners in scoring position tonight, but they took advantage of the Braves (8-8) fourth error of the night in the ninth. A fielding error by Freddie Freeman, his second of the night, allowed the winning run to score, giving the...
Via Philliedelphia
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Gameday 17: Phillies vs Braves

Atlanta Braves (8-7) at Philadelphia Phillies (5-11) Starting Pitchers: PHI: Aaron Harang (2-1 , 1.96) vs.ATL: Alex Wood (1-0 , 3.93) Time: 7:05 EST, Citizens Bank ParkTV: CSNWeather: Clouds, low 50′sMedia: Twitter and Facebook A note for today:  Aaron Harang has been the Phillies best starter in 2015, and he’ll try to keep up the good work against his 2014 team,...
Via Phillies Nation
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Aaron Harang gets the call against his former team as Phillies host Braves

Tonight at 7:05pm, the Phillies (5-11) look to bounce back from their disappointing series loss to the last-place Marlins. For the first time this season, the Phils will match up against the new-look Braves (8-7), who have performed pretty well considering the circumstances of their offseason moves. Without Evan Gattis,...
Via Philliedelphia
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Jonathan Papelbon Will Be Disappointed If He’s Not Traded And Losing Continues

Jonathan Papelbon is sick of the losing. The Philadelphia Phillies haven’t had much success since signing the All-Star closer, and he’s apparently reaching his breaking point. Papelbon told CSN Philadelphia he’ll be upset if the losing continues and he isn’t traded. “Yeah, I will be (disappointed if the Phillies don’t trade him),” he told CSNPhilly.com. “If we continue...
Via NESN.com
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Philadelphia Phillies Drop Second Straight in Front of Record Low Crowd

Miami Marlins’ Dee Gordon, left, scores past the tag from Philadelphia Phillies catcher Cameron Rupp on a two-run double by Martin Prado during the sixth inning of a baseball game, Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) The product on the field at Citizens Bank Park has been sub-par for the majority of the past three seasons. Fans have begun showing...
Via The Sports Journal
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Jonathan Papelbon wants out of Philadelphia

For everything that’s gone wrong in Philadelphia this season, one of the things that has gone *right* is the performance of closer Jonathan Papelbon. Papelbon has thrown 6 1/3 innings, struck out six hitters, hasn’t allowed a run or walked a hitter, and has converted all three of his save opportunities. But because the Phillies are awful, Papelbon hasn’t gotten much action...
Via Bloguin Best
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jonathan Papelbon wants out of Philadelphia

For everything that’s gone wrong in Philadelphia this season, one of the things that has gone *right* is the performance of closer Jonathan Papelbon. Papelbon has thrown 6 1/3 innings, struck out six hitters, hasn’t allowed a run or walked a hitter, and has converted all three of his save opportunities. But because the Phillies are awful, Papelbon hasn’t gotten much action...
Via The Outside Corner
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Is Odubel Herrera the real deal for the Phillies?

"El Torito" has been enfuego so far for the Phils, but can he keep it up?
Via PhilsBaseball
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Two Games, Two Record Low Crowds

I know the Phillies probably have the worst team they've had since entering Citizens Bank Park. I know they also had some cold weather yesterday. These are not conditions that usually draw huge crowds to the ballpark. They certainly didn't do that yesterday. The paid attendance for the Phillies-Marlins series...
Via Philliedelphia
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jonathan Papelbon has no regrets about signing with Phillies, but wants a trade

View image | gettyimages.com The 2015 season began and Jonathan Papelbon was still a member of the Philadelphia Phillies. Rumors over the offseason connected Papelbon to the Toronto Blue Jays and Milwaukee Brewers, but nothing ever materialized. Now that the 2015 season is underway and the Phillies are continuously losing,...
Via Philliedelphia
2 days ago  |  Discuss
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