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  1. Recent MLB Moves Show that Phillies Rebuild is Right Where it Needs to BeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Good Phight

    ... of tiptoeing around the inevitability of a full rebuild with the Hunter Pence trade to the Giants or the Shane Victorino trade to the Dodgers, the rebuild is fully underway-and perhaps even beyond its halfway point. While any reasonable observer ...

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  2. Brookover: Phillies may be on verge of another power surgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Philly.com

    ... into future plans, has 10 home runs and appears to have the same kind of pesky power that used to make Shane Victorino such a nightmare for opposing pitchers. Rookie Tommy Joseph and catcher Cameron Rupp have also shown the ability to hit the long ...

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  3. Herrera brings passion, discipline to PhilsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Major League Baseball

    ... great appeal in the way he reminds folks of the last Phillies powerhouse. With a style resembling that of Shane Victorino -- the club's other golden Rule 5 ticket (from 2004) -- the native Venezuelan brings a great deal of passion to the ballpark ...

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  4. Odubel Herrera is named the Phillies' lone all-starRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Philly.com

    ... second seasons. Before Herrera, the Phillies had two Rule 5 picks become all-stars: Dave Hollins (1993) and Shane Victorino (2009, 2011). The credit for Herrera's success is spread across the organization. Ondo, who has so often discovered value in ...

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  5. Herrera named Phillies' lone All-StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Philadelphia Phillies

    ... sometimes. He looks so bad at one at-bat and then the next three gets hits." Herrera joins Dave Hollins and Shane Victorino as the Phillies' Rule 5 Draft picks to make the All-Star team. "First and foremost, he plays with energy," Phillies general ...

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  6. Eickhoff gives Phils another solid startRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Erie Times News

    ... Two previous Rule 5 picks by the Phillies have been named to an all-star team - Dave Hollins (1993) and Shane Victorino (2009, 2011). ... The Phillies played at Citizens Bank Park on July 4 for the first time since 2009. Jamie Moyer started that ...

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  7. Phillies' Herrera does it all in victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | Erie Times News

    ... all-star when the teams are announced on Tuesday. It will likely be Herrera, who would join Dave Hollins and Shane Victorino as Phillies' Rule 5 draft picks who went on to be all-stars. Herrera finished 2 for 4 on Friday with two runs and two RBIs. ...

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  8. Sielski: Phils' 2008 top pick Hewitt now a cautionary taleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Philly.com

    ... Utley at second base, Jimmy Rollins at shortstop, Carlos Ruiz at catcher, Pat Burrell and Jayson Werth and Shane Victorino in the outfield - the Phillies felt emboldened to take chances on prospects possessing that oh-so-alluring quality: upside. ...

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  9. Donnellon: Don't blame Mackanin for Phils' woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Philly.com

    ... is a budding star amid growing pains, or that Herrera is a long-term everyday player, a find even in the Shane Victorino mold. I want to believe both. But Freddy Galvis = Andres Blanco, who = career utility man. Cameron Rupp is, if all goes as ...

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  10. Red Sox on track to set record for basestealing efficiencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Boston Red Sox

    ... Those late 2000s Phillies teams that populate the table above had a couple true burners -- Jimmy Rollins and Shane Victorino were perennial 40-steal candidates. This team has got Bradley, who was never much of a basestealer in the Minors. Bogaerts ...

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  11. It's time to talk seriously about getting Odubel Herrera into the All-Star GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | The Good Phight

    ... is exactly what probably caused Burrell to think they were nerds and want to beat them up)? Remember when Shane Victorino went door-to-door in South Philly with the mayor to stir up support for his own campaign? Well, hopefully your enthusiasm for ...

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  12. The [emergency] Tuesday Gush: Not everything is terribleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Good Phight

    ... is exactly what probably caused Burrell to think they were nerds and want to beat them up)? Remember when Shane Victorino went door-to-door in South Philly with the mayor to stir up support for his own campaign? Well, hopefully your enthusiasm for ...

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  13. Chicago Cubs: Albert Almora Jr. Next Piece of the CoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | Call to the Pen

    ... into the minors for a veteran "AAAA" type guy like Matt Murton or Ryan Kalish , or maybe even give a call to Shane Victorino , who had left a good impression as a non-roster invitee this past spring. However, with Almora finally carrying over his ...

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  14. Q&A: Former Tide star Rutledge talks big leagues, Alabama baseballRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Anniston Star

    ... Los Angeles Angels for reliever Jairo Diaz in 2014 and later moved to the Red Sox in trade for outfielder Shane Victorino in 2015. After batting .284 over 39 games last season, the Red Sox utility man has put together another solid campaign this ...

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  15. Phillies Best Leadoff Man in Club History: Odubel Herrera?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | That Balls Outta Here

    ... from the great names above, names like Richie Ashburn , Jimmy Rollins , Juan Samuel , Doug Glanville , and Shane Victorino . The plate discipline these hitters exhibited while batting leadoff for the Phillies shows up in their low strikeout totals, ...

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  16. Offensive outbursts that make you wish the Phillies had an offenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | The Good Phight

    ... game in which the Phillies appeared to be starting a similar comeback, but nothing about it felt genuine. Shane Victorino came up with two outs and a few runners on, and the other team changed pitchers, elongating the at-bat, and after all the ...

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  17. Will Herrera be an everyday player when Phils are contenders?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Philly.com

    ... eight in 495 last season. Might he continue to blossom the way another similarly-built Rule 5 pick did in Shane Victorino? Might Herrera have a 20-homer season in him? Anybody who has watched how quickly he's progressed with the Phillies won't rule ...

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  18. Odubel Herrera was benched for a lack of hustle last nightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | MSNBC

    Phillies outfielder Odubel Herrera has been described by Kevin Cooney of Calkins Media as "the straw that stirs the Phillies." He has drawn comparisons to former Phillie Shane Victorino for his high-energy style of play that can motivate a team and give it momentum.

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  19. Cubs release Shane VictorinoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | MSNBC

    File this under "not terribly surprising," but Shane Victorino was released from his minor league contract with the Cubs yesterday after batting .233/.324/.367 through nine games with Triple-A Iowa. Victorino says he does not plan on retiring, however, and that he plans to try to latch on someplace else.

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  20. Phillies Fan Favorite Shane Victorino Released by Chicago CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | That Balls Outta Here

    ... three gold gloves in Philadelphia, as well as one with the Redsox. In his 12 year major league career, Shane Victorino has played in 1,299 games and has 1,274 career hits. He holds a lifetime .275 batting average and stole 231 bases. It would not be ...

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