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Chicago Cubs v Philadelphia Phillies

Ruiz, Blanton Lead Phillies Over Cubs

Carlos Ruiz homered and drove in three runs, Joe Blanton threw 7 1-3 sharp innings and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Chicago Cubs 5-2 on Saturday night.


Starlin Castro #13 of the Chicago Cubs high-fives teammates after the game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on April 27, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Cubs won 5-1. (credit: Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

Phillies Fall 5-1 To Cubs At Home

Paul Maholm pitched 6 1-3 solid innings, Starlin Castro had two hits and an RBI, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-1 Friday night.


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Ryne Sandberg Talks About Being Traded To The Cubs, Domonic Brown And Freddy Galvis

Ryne Sandberg talks about the “worst trade in Phillies history.”


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Phillies Sign Bush To Minor-League Deal

The Philadelphia Phillies have agreed to a minor-league contract with right-handed pitcher Dave Bush.


Worley Dominates As Phillies Beat Cubs 9-1

Vance Worley dominated over eight innings, Jimmy Rollins homered from both sides of the plate and the Philadelphia Phillies pounded Ryan Dempster and the Chicago Cubs 9-1 on a scorching Wednesday at Wrigley Field.


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Staying Cool: Lessons From Roy Halladay

Think about it: Roy Halladay probably had trainers and other people helping him out, so he was in a great situation, but he still ran into difficulties. That’s because heat exhaustion can happen fast.


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Martinez Lifts Phillies Over Cubs, 4-2

Michael Martinez hit a tiebreaking two-run double with two out in the ninth inning, and the Philadelphia Phillies rallied to beat the Chicago Cubs 4-2 on Tuesday night.


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Halladay Leaves After 5, Phillies Fall To Cubs 6-1

Aramis Ramirez and Carlos Pena homered to back a dominant start by Rodrigo Lopez, and the Chicago Cubs beat Philadelphia 6-1 Monday on a night when Phillies ace Roy Halladay left the game because of the heat.


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Howard Lifts Phillies Over Cubs

Ryan Howard went 3 for 3 and drove in three runs, and Roy Oswalt recovered from a rocky first to pitch seven solid innings and lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-3 comeback victory over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.


Halladay, Polanco Lead Phillies Over Cubs 5-7

Roy Halladay tossed seven masterful innings to become the first nine-game winner in the majors, Placido Polanco hit a grand slam and the Philadelphia Phillies held on to beat the Chicago Cubs 7-5 Friday night.


Ryan Madson Blows Save, Phillies Lose In 11

Ryan Madson’s perfect streak is over. Geovany Soto hit a tying homer off Madson with one out in the ninth and Tyler Colvin scored from second on a throwing error in the 11th to lift the Chicago Cubs over the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 on Thursday night.


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College Sports: Villanova’s Szczur Chooses Baseball

Matt Szczur is one of those rare athletes who has the ability — and the opportunity — to play two different sports, baseball and football, at the professional level.


Ramirez, Cubs clobber Phils

    Chicago, IL (Sports Network) – Aramis Ramirez wiped the slate clean from a dreadful first half, driving in four to set the tone of Chicago’s 12-6 victory over Philadelphia in the first of […]


Ibanez, Rollins pace Phils over Cubs

Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) – Raul Ibanez plated Chase Utley with a go- ahead single in the eighth inning, and the Phillies survived a shaky ninth by Jose Contreras to come away with a 5-4 […]