7 Reasons Why Your Favorite MLB Team Shouldn’t Sign Free Agent Josh Hamilton

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New York Yankees Shortstop Derek Jeter Fractures Ankle, Ends Season

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What had the potential to turn into a dream come true for the New York Yankees turned into their worst nightmare. Following a dramatic ninth inning comeback highlighted by two-run homers from Ichiro Suzuki and Raul Ibanez, shortstop Derek Jeter […]

Where Does the Washington Nationals’ Collapse Rank in MLB Postseason History?

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The reigning world champion St. Louis Cardinals completed one of the most impressive comebacks in the history of Major League Baseball, overcoming a 6-0 deficit and a 7-5 ninth inning deficit to stun the Washington Nationals in the fifth and […]

Philadelphia Phillies SS Jimmy Rollins Shouldn’t Have Opened His Mouth This Time

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The conclusion of the 2012 baseball season saw the Philadelphia Phillies’ streak of five consecutive division titles end at the hands of the Washington Nationals, who won 98 games and finished as the top team in the National League. With […]

Do the Philadelphia Phillies Have a Chance at the Second Wild Card in the National League?

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With just 12 games remaining in the 2012 season, the Philadelphia Phillies’ streak of five straight postseason appearances is in serious jeopardy. The Phillies trail the St. Louis Cardinals by four games for the second wild-card spot. Four games back, […]

Philadelphia Phillies Third Baseman Kevin Frandsen Will Play Through Stress Fracture in Ankle

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Third baseman Kevin Frandsen has been one of the biggest surprise stories for the 2012 Philadelphia Phillies, but his success has hit a roadblock as the 30-year old has been diagnosed with a stress fracture in his left ankle. Frandsen […]

Philadelphia Phillies Shortstop Jimmy Rollins Benched for Not Hustling

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It’s happened three times now, and it will likely happen again. Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins was benched by manager Charlie Manuel for failing to run out an infield popup, which was dropped by the New York Mets pitcher Jonathan […]

Is Philadelphia Phillies Prospect Darin Ruf the Next Ryan Howard?

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In 2004, the Philadelphia Phillies were captivated by a power hitting first baseman who was wreaking havoc on the other teams in the minor leagues. That would be Ryan Howard, who crushed a ridiculous 47 home runs while splitting time […]

MLB Rumors: Could the Philadelphia Phillies Move Chase Utley to Third Base?

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One of the big questions regarding the future of the Philadelphia Phillies is what to do with star second baseman Chase Utley. When healthy, Utley is one of the best players in the game. In fact, he ranked second in […]

Philadelphia Phillies Prospects Darin Ruf and Tyler Cloyd Win Organization Awards

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The Philadelphia Phillies have named first baseman Darin Ruf and starting pitcher Tyler Cloyd as the recipients of the 2012 Paul Owens award, the award given annually by the team to the top minor leaguers. Ruf, 26, is the first […]

Philadelphia Phillies Top Pitching Prospect Tyler Cloyd to Make Major League Debut

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The Philadelphia Phillies have virtually no chance at reaching the postseason this year, which will end an extremely impressive streak of five consecutive National League East division titles. They currently trail the St. Louis Cardinals by 10 games in the […]

Philadelphia Phillies Shut Down Starting Pitcher Vance Worley for the Season

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The Philadelphia Phillies have finally made the move they should have made about a month ago, shutting down starting pitcher Vance Worley for the remainder of the season. Officially, Worley was placed on the disabled list. He will have surgery […]