The Phillies Zone Archive: February, 2013

Slow progress for Delmon Young

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LAKELAND, Fla. — The spring games have begun, but Delmon Young has yet to take a real batting practice swing. Young has started hitting... Read more

Grape 2: Phillies at Tigers

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CLEARWATER, Fla. — It's Roy Halladay day. Well, it's the first of many this spring. Halladay makes his anticipated Grapefruit League... Read more

Domonic Brown homers, thrills Charlie Manuel

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LAKELAND, Fla. — One of Domonic Brown's signature moments came three springs ago, when he wore No. 78 and had no shot of making the Phillies... Read more

Ryan Howard shows improved running

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LAKELAND, Fla. — Ryan Howard was never described as "fast," nor will he ever be after Achilles surgery. But in his first 71 games with... Read more

Grape 1: Astros at Phillies

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CLEARWATER, Fla. — The start of Grapefruit League play has arrived, and even Lee Elia is here. The former Phillies manager will throw... Read more

Phillies defense sloppy in 8-3 loss to Astros

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CLEARWATER, Fla. — Often, before Grapefruit League games started, Charlie Manuel gravitated toward the outfield drills. His defense there... Read more

Michael Schwimer traded to Blue Jays

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CLEARWATER, Fla. — Scott Proefrock walked through the Phillies clubhouse during the eighth inning of Saturday's Grapefruit League game... Read more

Phillies vs. Phillies: Play-by-play

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CLEARWATER, Fla. — The Phillies are playing the Phillies. The Phillies will win. But you are curious about the details of Friday's intrasquad... Read more

On Jonathan Papelbon and leadership

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UPDATE (12:03 p.m.): Papelbon addressed his comments and more this afternoon. Read the story here. CLEARWATER, Fla. — It is no coincidence... Read more

Phillies vs. Phillies: For all the marbles

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CLEARWATER, Fla. — There is baseball Friday at Bright House Field. Well, sort of. The Phillies will face the Phillies in an intrasquad... Read more