Phillies Now Archive: January, 2013

The Saturday Baseball Quiz

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(We post a baseball trivia question every Saturday, just for fun. On Sunday, we publish the answer with charts and commentary. Pass along... Read more

Phillies can still finish first during the season

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The Phillies may have finished third in the National League East last season and again this offseason, but that doesn't mean they have to finish... Read more

Over the last two years, Domonic Brown has been better at baseball than Delmon Young

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I'm already on record as saying that the Delmon Young signing makes some sense for the Phillies. At $750,000, there is not a lot of downside... Read more

Worth the weight: Phillies outfielder Delmon Young's contract

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Delmon Young signed a contract for a guaranteed $750,000 on Tuesday. It was a $6 million paycut from the $6.75 million he earned last season... Read more

Domonic Brown must win his job

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In each of the last two springs, Domonic Brown had a chance to win a starting job. He batted 16 times in 2011 before a freak fracture of a... Read more

Delmon Young, and the potential tragicomedy called the 2013 Phillies

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A baseball player, a lawyer and a rabbi walked into Ruben Amaro Jr.'s explanation for signing Delmon Young yesterday, and now a once-proud... Read more

Phillies outfielder Delmon Young has incentive to eat less

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Ruben Amaro Jr. used the word "motivated" often Tuesday to describe Delmon Young, who settled for a $6 million paycut to join the Phillies... Read more

Breaking down the Phillies' signing of Delmon Young

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The Phillies announced that they have signed Delmon Young to a one-year, $750,000 contract. Here's why the move makes some sense for the Phillies... Read more

Video: Phillies pin right field hopes on Delmon Young

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Video: Phillies hope to have found an every day right fielder after signing Delmon Young to a one-year deal Tuesday. The Inquirer's Matt Gelb... Read more

Charlie Manuel visits Roy Halladay, Ryan Howard and scouts Chase Utley, too

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In three weeks and two days, Charlie Manuel will stroll along the diamonds at the Carpenter Complex as pitchers and catchers take part in their... Read more