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In Papelbon's absence, Giles could fill closer's role for Phillies

Philly.com With Jonathan Papelpon's suspension, rookie reliever Ken Giles could make an impact as the Phillies' closer.
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Phillies give Tony Gwynn Jr. an emotional start in San Diego

Philly.com SAN DIEGO - With a few days left in triple-A Lehigh Valley's season, Tony Gwynn Jr. chucked his size-10 red sneakers. The most difficult season of his life would soon end, and he prepared for his...
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Nats beat Braves to clinch another NL East title

Philly.com ATLANTA (AP) - The Washington Nationals are again champions of the NL East, wrapping up their second division title in three years against the team that knocked them out of the top spot last...
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Flores homers twice in Mets 9-1 win over Marlins

Philly.com NEW YORK (AP) - Wilmer Flores homered twice and drove in six runs for the second time this year, Ruben Tejada capped a four-run fourth inning with a two-run double, and the New York Mets routed...
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Phillies' Papelbon suspended seven games for crotch grab

Philly.com Phillies decline to act on closer after lewd incident, but MLB punishes him after gesture while walking off the field.
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Padres 1, Phillies 0

Philly.com (Gerald Gaul) — The Phillies lost to the Padres, 1-0, at Petco Park in San Diego, Calif. on Monday, September 15, 2014.
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Cashner and Padres shut out Phillies

Philly.com SAN DIEGO - Two of the worst offenses in baseball convened Monday at a half-empty stadium in California, and they flailed at pitches for 2 hours and 9 minutes. The result, a 1-0 Padres win with a...
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Mets rookie deGrom ties K mark; Marlins win 6-5

Philly.com NEW YORK (AP) - Jacob deGrom struck out his first eight batters to match a major league record before the Miami Marlins finally started making contact Monday night and rallied late for a 6-5...
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Nats beat Braves 4-2 close in on NL East title

Philly.com ATLANTA (AP) - Stephen Strasburg threw seven scoreless innings to end a long run of frustration against Atlanta, and the Nationals beat the struggling Braves 4-2 on Monday night to move to the...
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MLB suspends Papelbon for 7 games and fines him

Philly.com SAN DIEGO - The last Phillies player to arrive Monday at Petco Park, Jonathan Papelbon, marched straight into the manager's office. For 18 minutes, the crotch-grabbing closer explained his actions.
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Phillies Notebook: Phillies' Buchanan has another solid start

Philly.com David Buchanan gives up one run over 6 innings in loss to Marlins.
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Touch 'Em All: Pirates get a lift after turning triple play

Philly.com PITTSBURGH - A triple play helped the Pittsburgh Pirates maintain their 11/2-game lead for the NL's second wild card.
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Tigers back in command in AL Central

Philly.com Ian Kinsler’s two-run homer helps Detroit cap a sweep of the Indians and pad its division lead over the Royals.
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Phillies Notes: Buchanan's strong start slips away

Philly.com Lost in all the controversy surrounding Jonathan Papelbon's blown save and ejection Sunday was the effort of Phillies starting pitcher David Buchanan.
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Papelbon provides gripping finish

Philly.com Jonathan Papelbon insists he was adjusting himself after blowing save, but ump saw a vulgar gesture.
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Rangers sweep Braves with 10-3 win

Philly.com ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Colby Lewis had a hard time recalling the last time the Texas Rangers swept a series.
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Harrison leads Pirates over Cubs 7-3

Philly.com PITTSBURGH (AP) - A triple play helped the Pittsburgh Pirates maintain their 1 1/2-game lead for the NL's second wild card.
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Ramos, Zimmermann lead Nats to 3-0 win over Mets

Philly.com NEW YORK (AP) - Jordan Zimmermann made clutch pitches when he was in trouble, and Wilson Ramos gave Jonathon Niese's one mistake a soaring ride.
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Marlins 5, Phillies 4

Philly.com (Brian McCardle) — The Phillies fell to the Marlins, 5-4, at Citizens Bank Park. Jonathan Papelbon allowed four runs in the ninth, earning the loss.
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Papelbon coughs up lead as Phillies fall to Marlins

Philly.com Even though he was pitching his third straight game, Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon seemed like a good bet to continue his dominance over the Miami Marlins.
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Blog Articles

No changes in Cliff Lee's rehab plan from elbow injury

Philly.com: Phillies Zone (Matt Gelb) — Cliff Lee will not throw until sometime in November. Nevertheless, Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. categorized his confidence in Lee's ability to contribute in 2015 as "high."
  • 6 days ago
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Fans can help Ashburn get into Cooperstown - again

Philly.com: High Cheese (Ryan Lawrence) — The late Richie Ashburn, a Hall of Fame Phillies player, is one of over 40 former broadcasters eligible for the prestigious Ford C. Frick Award. Fans can help get Ashburn on the final ballot for...
  • 7 days ago
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With Jimmy Rollins hurt, Maikel Franco becomes No. 2 hitter

Philly.com: Phillies Zone (Matt Gelb) — The hamstring injury to Jimmy Rollins will provide opportunities for both Freddy Galvis and Cesar Hernandez at shortstop. But, as Tuesday's lineup demonstrates, there are others who stand to...
  • 7 days ago
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Brown equates big defensive play to hitting a HR

Philly.com: Phillies Zone (Marc Narducci) — Phillies leftfielder Domonic Brown said it was one of the best feelings a player can have.
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For Kyle Kendrick, September is meaningful

Philly.com: Phillies Zone (Matt Gelb) — Kyle Kendrick pitched seven scoreless innings in a 4-0 win. "That was his best game, by far," Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg said.
  • 14 days ago
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Pat Gillick: Ruben Amaro Jr. 'absolutely' will remain Phillies general manager

Philly.com: Phillies Zone (Matt Gelb) — He does not anticipate sweeping changes, and reaffirmed the status of both Ruben Amaro Jr. and Ryne Sandberg for 2015. He said he will share baseball decisions with Amaro, although Gillick has the...
  • 14 days ago
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Gillick: Jobs of Amaro, Sandberg "absolutely" safe

Philly.com: High Cheese (Ryan Lawrence) — Pat Gillick stepped in last week as the Phillies acting team president and CEO when David Montgomery had to take a medical leave of absence. Along with ownership, he'll have final say on baseball...
  • 14 days ago
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