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Archive: September, 2013

Brown hits, but won't return this weekend

Thursday, September 12, 2013, 5:39 PM
Even though he hasn't started a game since Aug. 30, Domonic Brown is just five home runs behind National League leader Pedro Alvarez of Pittsburgh. Brown has 27 home runs, Alvarez has 32. "Why are you looking at me like that?" Brown joked with a reporter on Thursday afternoon. "Do you think I’m... Read more

When Ryne met Ryne

Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 5:22 PM
What's behind a name? Despite being a Hall of Famer and one of the best second baseman in baseball history, Ryne Sandberg still has people butcher his name, saying "Ryan," quite often. In choosing their second son's first name, Sandberg's parents set their son up to be a baseball player, apparently... Read more

Scott Eyre critical of Manuel's firing, J-Roll

Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 2:10 PM
Scott Eyre was a relief pitcher on the Phillies' 2008 world champions. He recently went on Totally Driven Radio in the VOC Nation Radio Network to discuss his current happenings, Charlie Manuel’s firing, and playing in Philadelphia. Some highlights: On Charlie Manuel being let go: “I think... Read more

Phillies release 2014 schedule

Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 1:25 PM
The Phillies will open the 2014 season at Texas on Monday, March 31. The team released its 2014 schedule today. The Phillies' home opener wiill be Monday, April 7 against the Milwaukee Brewers. Mike Trout and the Angels will visit Citizens Bank Park on May 13 and 14. Here is the schedule: Mon,... Read more

Halladay battled mechanics, manages to tough out six innings

Wednesday, September 4, 2013, 11:42 PM
For a year-and-a-half, Roy Halladay pitched in pain. With his right shoulder not right, Halladay adjusted his arm slot in an attempt to continue to pitch and limit the pain. As the 2012 season and the first month of the 2013 showed, that adjustment didn't exactly work. Halladay had surgery a day... Read more

Utley, Rollins, could rest more in September

Tuesday, September 3, 2013, 5:07 PM
The first two names in the lineup jump out at you from first glance, and not just because they're two kids that spent the majority of the 2013 season in the minor leagues, but because of the positions they are playing, too. Cesar Hernandez is leading off and starting at second base on Tuesday night... Read more
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