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  1. New grass should help Phillies infieldersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 8 | Philly.com

    To help Phillies pitchers and infielders keep more ground balls from reaching the outfield, the groundskeepers replaced the Bermuda grass with Kentucky bluegrass during the offseason. The outfield grass remains Bermuda.

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  2. Is farmhand Hoskins future Phillies first baseman?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 6 | Philly.com

    Rhys Hoskins asked the Phillies after last season if they would be able to find a team for him to play for in the offseason. There are winter leagues throughout Latin America where U.S. baseball players go to stay busy between seasons.

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  3. For Nola, a rapid rise from Phillies prospect to aceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 5 | Philly.com

    Aaron Nola tucked his glove under his arm and walked the dirt path that leads out of the Phillies' minor-league complex. His work in Florida was finished.

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  4. Hunter eager to prove worth to PhilliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 2 | Philly.com

    The Phillies' Cedric Hunter celebrates with teammates his second-inning run against Atlanta during a spring training game on Friday, March 4, 2016 in Clearwater, Florida. Cedric Hunter's long journey back to the Major Leagues took years of perseverance, but the 28-year-old Phillies outfielder and career minor-leaguer wanted to make one thing clear.

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  5. South Jersey man charged with $5.6M payroll theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Philly.com

    John Scholtz liked to buy fancy things: a $1.8 million waterfront mansion, a yacht, expensive cars, and airplanes, according to a criminal complaint filed in U.S. District Court on Wednesday. Scholtz, 67, of Winslow, has admitted he was able to purchase these items by taking millions of dollars from dozens of clients - including Trenton - that trusted his company to handle payroll services, his attorney said.

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  6. After hitting Phillies in Florida, flu on upswing in Pa.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Philly.com

    After a late start, the flu is still on the upswing in Philadelphia and statewide, but it appears to be on the decline in New Jersey. "We were expecting it in January.

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  7. Phils drop Grapefruit openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Philly.com

    CLEARWATER, Fla. -- The 2016 Grapefruit League schedule started Tuesday with a decent crowd, a beautiful afternoon, and a Phillies loss.

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  8. Two sidearm pitchers aim to make Phillies bullpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Philly.com

    CLEARWATER, Fla. - Greg Burke said he was just a typical righthander who threw 90 mph.

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  9. Phillies may be last chance for South Jersey's BaileyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Philly.com

    CLEARWATER, Fla. - Andrew Bailey had no plans to play professional baseball when he left South Jersey in 2002.

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  10. Phillies head for ClearwaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Philly.com

    The Phillies emptied out their clubhouse at Citizens Bank Park on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016, for the trip to Clearwater, Fla.

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  11. Hope will abound at Phillies campRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Philly.com

    Jake Thompson scanned the near-empty clubhouse at Citizens Bank Park last month and saw other Phillies prospects who, like him, may not return to that room in 2016. But Forget that.

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  12. Phillies invite alumni stars to spring trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Philly.com

    The Phillies on Thursday said they have invited seven alumni to participate in spring training as guest instructors. Together, the players combined for 20 All-Star selections, 26 Gold Gloves, six Silver Slugger Awards and three MVP Awards, the team said.

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  13. What should Phils do with Howard?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | Philly.com

    Fifty-five minutes before the Eagles introduced Doug Pederson as their new head coach earlier this week in front of a packed auditorium at their practice facility, the relatively new manager of the Phillies talked about the dinosaur that will still be in the room when his team gathers for the start of spring training next month down in Clearwater, Fla. The audience at Citizens Bank Park wasn't nearly as big as the one across the street, but the message might have been more interesting.

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  14. LeBust: Scientology's dark tower on Chestnut StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | Philly.com

    A DARK TOWER ON Chestnut Street was the beacon that David Braverman said he needed to navigate his way out of the Church of Scientology. Braverman, founder and owner of LeBus Bakery, says he spent close to $1 million on Scientology during nearly four decades - on the church's so-called auditing sessions to restore "beingness and ability," on travel to its massive Flag Building in Clearwater, Fla., and in fulfilling constant requests for donations.

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  15. Defunct AC casino back on the marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Philly.com

    The defunct Atlantic Club casino hotel is back on the market after an affiliate of Ambler-based Endeavor Property Group failed to get enough financial backing for its plan to redevelop the property with a water park and other attractions, owner TJM Properties said. Endeavor AC LLC "was not able to generate the additional deposit funds needed" for its plan, which also included conference and event facilities and new restaurants and shops, TJM of Clearwater, Fla., said in a release on Monday.

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  16. Phillies add another pitcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Philly.com

    THE INVENTORY of pitchers that will be participating for big-league jobs this spring grew by one on Monday, when Phillies general manager Matt Klentak claimed another off waivers. Righthander Michael Mariot was claimed off waivers from the Kansas City Royals, becoming the fifth pitcher Klentak has added since taking over as GM at the end of October.

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  17. Coach Jorrell Durham and the Tarheels shout for joy over the good news.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | Philly.com

    THE 9-YEAR-OLD football players of the West Philadelphia Tarheels have a lot to be thankful for this Thanksgiving: A donor from Florida is giving their team an all-expenses-paid trip to Walt Disney World after reading about their crushed dreams last week. "It's pretty amazing," said the team's quarterback, Kal-El Durham.

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  18. Phillies still grooming Knapp, Alfaro as catchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | Philly.com

    The summer development of Andrew Knapp and the July acquisition of Jorge Alfaro prompt the obvious questions regarding which player will be the Phillies' catcher of the future. The Phillies' new general manager said Tuesday that the organization still views both Alfaro and Knapp as catchers and that each will continue to be developed as such.

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  19. Phillies decline option on Cliff LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | Philly.com

    THE LEAST SHOCKING news of the still-early Phillies offseason: The team has cut ties with former All-Star pitcher Cliff Lee. The Phillies officially declined the $27.5 million club option in Lee's contract on Monday, assistant general manager Scott Proefrock confirmed Tuesday.

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  20. Phillies exercise $12.5 million buyout on Cliff LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | Philly.com

    The Cliff Lee era of Phillies baseball came to a quiet end Tuesday with the team confirming that it declined the pitcher's $27.5 million option for next season. The 37-year-old lefthander will receive a $12.5 million buyout of his contract for 2016.

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