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Phillies Holding Private Workout for Cuban OF

NEW YORK — It is no secret the Phillies are desperate for outfield help, so it is no surprise they are taking a closer look at Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo.’s Jesse Sanchez reports the Phillies will hold a private ...

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Lee Lets Big Early Lead Slip as D-Backs Beat Phils

By Erik Bacharach, PHILADELPHIA — This still isn’t vintage Cliff Lee. An audition for interested teams, a chance to showcase his command, an opportunity to up his value — whatever Saturday night’s start was for Philly’s most talked-about trade ...

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Phillies Jump All Over D-Backs in 9-5 Win

By Erik Bacharach, The outfield is a revolving door. First base has become a day-to-day thing. So for those getting playing time, there’s no better time to take advantage than right now. Grady Sizemore, Domonic Brown and Darin Ruf did just ...

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Sizemore Gets Hit No. 1,000

By Todd Zolecki, PHILADELPHIA — Grady Sizemore reached a milestone in the first inning on Friday at Citizens Bank Park. The veteran center fielder singled up the middle off D-backs southpawWade Miley for the 1,000th hit of his career. Sizemore, acquired by the ...

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Rollins Reaches Vesting Option Mark Vs. Arizona

By Todd Zolecki,  PHILADELPHIA — Jimmy Rollins said he had not paid much attention to the $11 million countdown, but then again, he’s a baseball player who already has made more than $80 million in his career. Rollins also had friendly reminders ...

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Amaro Gives Support to Howard

By Todd Zolecki, PHILADELPHIA — General manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said Friday afternoon that he believes Ryan Howard still has a future with the Phillies. “I fully expect him to be our first baseman next year,” Amaro said. “I don’t know where ...

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Phillies Salvage Win Vs. Giants Behind Hamels

By Erik Bacharach, PHILADELPHIA — Cole Hamels on Thursday afternoon proved why he’s one player on the Phillies’ roster that may not be expendable. With the non-waiver Trade Deadline just a week away, Hamels outdueled Tim Hudson with 10 strikeouts in eight strong ...

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Papelbon Struggles Again, Giants Beat Phillies Again

By Erik Bacharach, PHILADELPHIA — A.J. Burnett signed with the Phillies with expectations of playing for a contender. But even with the ink still wet on his one year, $16 million contract, he began fielding questions about trade rumors with the Phillies ...

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Sandberg Hints at Less Playing Time for Howard

By Todd Zolecki, PHILADELPHIA — The Phillies signed Ryan Howard to a five-year, $125 million contract extension in April 2010 partly because they believed making a deal more than a year before he hit free agency would become a bargain with fellow ...

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