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3 hrs ago | Tomahawk Take
The Atlanta Braves are ending their six-game road trip on a pretty high note - going 4-2 against divisional rivals Philadelphia Phillies and the New York Mets.
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5 hrs ago | Denver Post
Colorado Rockies' Brandon Barnes, foreground, singles off Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Roberto Hernandez, left, in the first inning of a baseball game in Denver, Sunday, April 20, 2014.
8 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News
Chris Earhart announces the winners of a preliminary round of Lebanon Idol on April 12, including Katie McQuate, left.
16 hrs ago | Philadelphia Phillies
But the Phillies continued their offensive hibernation in a 3-1 loss to the Rockies at Coors Field on Saturday night, dropping them to 7-10 and into last place in the National League East.
It is time for a pop quiz! When the Philadelphia Phillies were swept by the Milwaukee Brewers, what was the main reason they lost? Anyone who has watched the Phillies the past few years knows that C is the obvious answer to this question.
As a whole, the Phillies' relievers have not performed well this season. There have been brief stretches of competent pitching, but for the most part, it's been a frightening experience every time the bullpen doors open.
A week ago, Philadelphia Phillies center fielder Ben Revere was sidelined with bruised ribs.
Rockies right-hander Jordan Lyles knew it already, but his last start Monday against the Padres reinforced that he can make his job much easier by pitching to contact.
I don't actually know any good weedjokes, but if I did, this would be 1,000 words of weedjokes.
Howard's 8th inning walk on Thursday was the most important at-bat of the game, but his improved plate discipline has been going on all season.
Mike Schmidt hit the 500th home run of his great career 27 years ago today, Cliff Lee is cornering the market on odd games, and more... Small sample warning: it's very early, and any stretch of this few games at any point in a season is liable to include crazy, fluky, unsustainable numbers.
Philadelphia Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon is capable of causing a stir, both on and off the field.
The Philadelphia Phillies have played back-to-back 1-0 games, but the chances are slim they will play a third as they begin a 10-game road trip Friday with the first of three contests against the Colorado Rockies .
David Robinson, son of Jackie Robinson, has lived the last 32 years in Tanzania running a coffee farm there, but still travels back to the U.S. on occasion to honor his father such as at last year's Philadelphia Phillies event at Citizens Bank Park.
If Thursday was left-hander Cole Hamels' final test before joining the Phillies, it would seem he passed with little difficulty.
How has Cliff Lee pitched so far this year? Well, depends what you like to look at.