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  1. A study showed "grit" isn't always a great attributeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MSNBC

    ... good of the team, and developed a reputation as "soft". As a more recent example, former Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins caught flack from fans when he didn't run out a routine pop-up against the Mets on August 30, 2012. Then-manager Charlie Manuel ...

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  2. Phillies Baseball America Top 30 ProspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | That Balls Outta Here

    ... four seasons. But this year, thanks to the last three drafts and the trades of veterans such as Cole Hamels , Jimmy Rollins , Jonathan Papelbon , Marlon Byrd , Ben Revere , and Chase Utley over the last two seasons, the Phillies are now listed as ...

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  3. Top Phillies position players for 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Good Phight

    ... looking to add his name to the long list of young shortstops taking the league by storm. Compared by many to Jimmy Rollins , Crawford has the potential to be a very good hitter who could hit close to .300 every year. He doesn't have a lot of power, ...

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  4. Reasons to Look Forward to 2016: Carlos Ruiz Retirement TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Good Phight

    ... few likely internal candidates for a retirement tour. Either because of trades-- Cole Hamels , Chase Utley , Jimmy Rollins , Jonathan Papelbon (just kidding!)--free agency-- Pat Burrell , Kyle Kendrick (again, kidding!)--or precipitous ...

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  5. Better Days Ahead in PhillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | The Good Phight

    ... and there have now been 7 new champions since my team won the pennant. The homegrown core of Pat Burrell, Jimmy Rollins, Chase Utley, Ryan Howard, Cole Hamels, Brett Meyers, and Carlos Ruiz had the right mix of talent, leadership, and cohesion to ...

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  6. MLB.com names Corey Seager as baseball's top prospectRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | MSNBC

    ... the 21-year-old made his major league debut in September and quickly took over the starting shortstop job from Jimmy Rollins . It was a small sample, but Seager proved worthy of the hype by batting .337/.425/.561 with four homers over 27 games. He ...

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  7. Around the Horn: CatchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | San Diego Padres

    ... skills while also hitting 14 home runs with 62 RBIs. 9/6/15: Austin Hedges fires a strike to third to catch Jimmy Rollins attempting a stolen base, ending the top of the 5th inning Hedges, who won't turn 24 until Aug. 15, made his big league debut ...

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  8. Phillies J.P. Crawford MLB's #2 Shortstop ProspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | That Balls Outta Here

    ... outstanding .337/.425/.561 slash line with four homers, 17 RBI, and 17 runs scored. It was Seager, not veteran Jimmy Rollins , who was the starting shortstop during the NLDS against the New York Mets. Seager was given the start in four of the five ...

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  9. MLB's No. 1 prospect? The case for CrawfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Major League Baseball

    ... won five consecutive National League East championships, two NL pennants and one World Series. The Phils had Jimmy Rollins and Chase Utley at shortstop and second base, respectively, with Carlos Ruiz behind the plate and Shane Victorino in center ...

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  10. Arizona Diamondbacks looking to trade Aaron HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | AZ SnakePit

    This appears to be the way we're looking to free up some roster space - perhaps some salary room too. D-backs trying to trade aaron hill, but in market stocked with better -- very tall task Yes, at the present time, it's hard to see a team opting to trade for Hill over the available free agents mentioned - perhaps Jimmy Rollins less so, but Howie Kendrick and Ian Desmond are both likely to perform significantly better than Aaron Hill in 2016.

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  11. Phillies History: Grand SlamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | That Balls Outta Here

    ... grand slams in a season hit by that year's team. Jayson Werth and Pedro Feliz each hit a pair that year, while Jimmy Rollins , Shane Victorino , and Matt Stairs joined Ibanez in each hitting one grand slam. The Phillies have had a pinch-hitter bang ...

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  12. Phillies Most Powerful TeamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | That Balls Outta Here

    ... and Greg Dobbs came off the bench with 10 homers. But leading the way that season was National League MVP Jimmy Rollins. JRoll had famously boasted in the preseason, when most prognosticators were saying that the Mets were the division favorites, ...

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  13. Who are Phillies best, worst players? Here's how 40-man roster ranksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... contract that includes a $23-million club option and $10-million buyout for 2017. Turned 36 last November. Jimmy Rollins' December 2014 trade to the Dodgers opened up a starting job for the switch-hitting Venezuelan, who hit .263 with seven homers, ...

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  14. Better Days Ahead in PhillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | The Good Phight

    ... and there have now been 7 new champions since my team won the pennant. The homegrown core of Pat Burrell, Jimmy Rollins, Chase Utley, Ryan Howard, Cole Hamels, Brett Meyers, and Carlos Ruiz had the right mix of talent, leadership, and cohesion to ...

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  15. Altherr hosts free clinic as part of Phils' outreachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Major League Baseball

    ... the cozy space that features large banners from several of the Phillies' championship seasons and players like Jimmy Rollins , Ryan Howard and Curt Schilling, Altherr gave the group a short pep talk that stressed perseverance, having fun and keeping ...

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  16. Phillies History: Stealing Them AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | That Balls Outta Here

    ... with two outs, he took off and swiped 2nd base. Dodgers manager Joe Torre then had Ohman intentionally walk Jimmy Rollins to get a lefty-on-lefty matchup with Raul Ibanez . Werth and Rollins promptly took off for a double-steal. Ibanez then worked a ...

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  17. Better Days Ahead in PhillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | The Good Phight

    ... and there have now been 7 new champions since my team won the pennant. The homegrown core of Pat Burrell, Jimmy Rollins, Chase Utley, Ryan Howard, Cole Hamels, Brett Meyers, and Carlos Ruiz had the right mix of talent, leadership, and cohesion to ...

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  18. Phillies History: Starting Back to BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | That Balls Outta Here

    ... by 7-6 on a walkoff single off the bat of Moises Alou . Eight years later, on September 9th, 2004 it would be Jimmy Rollins and Placido Polanco going deep to open the game against Atlanta Braves starter Russ Ortiz . Those Phils would pull away to a ...

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  19. Alexei! Padres Target Former All-Star as Shortstop SolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | NBC San Diego

    ... Ramirez cleanly fielded the last out of Mark Buerhle's perfect game against Tampa Bay n July 23rd, 2009. Like Jimmy Rollins did for years with the Phillies in the National League, Ramirez has been one of the best defensive shortstops for the past ...

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  20. Phillies Sign Freddy GalvisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | That Balls Outta Here

    ... back in 2006, is a stopgap shortstop for the Phillies. He is filling the role in between longtime icon Jimmy Rollins , traded away in December of 2014, and the anticipated arrival of Crawford. Galvis made $513,500 last season after making $500.000 ...

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