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Musicians + Sports: Jason Aldean’s Baseball Dreams Hit U.S. Stadiums

For country music superstar Jason Aldean, it all comes down to the strategy of baseball and the pageantry of college football.

12/09/2014

(Ballgirl hopeful Amandah Povilitus winds up to take a cut at the ball during ballgirl tryouts at Citizens Bank Park.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

Phillies Hold Tryouts For 2015 Ballgirls

Dozens of candidates showed off their on-field skills and their off-field personalities.

11/07/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 6: Grady Sizemore #24 of the Philadelphia Phillies congratulates Jimmy Rollins #11 on scoring teams first run the third inning on a Ryan Howard #6 (not pictured)) hit during a baseball game against the Washington Nationals on September 6, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Jimmy Rollins Wins 2014 Roberto Clemente Award

Jimmy Rollins has been named a co-winner of the Roberto Clemente Award.

10/24/2014

Infielder Pete Rose of the Philadelphia Phillies runs off the base as infielder Art Howe of the Houston Astros watches during a game at Veterans Stadium in Philadephia, Pennsylvania. (credit: Getty Images)

Pete Rose Fully Expects To Reach The Hall Of Fame

Pete Rose expects to one day make it to the Hall of Fame.

10/16/2014

A St. Joseph's University product, Jimmy Yacabonis was drafted in the 13th round by the Orioles in 2013.
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SJU Product Yacabonis Looking To Finish Season Strong In Frederick

The importance of intangibles makes this a big spot in the development of former St. Joseph’s University standout Jimmy Yacabonis in the Baltimore Orioles system.

08/04/2014

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Gwynn’s Death May Force MLB To Consider Ban On Smokeless Tobacco

The death of hall of famer Tony Gwynn from salivary gland cancer is tragic but it may not be in vain.

06/30/2014

Pete Rose takes part in the ceremony celebrating the 25th anniversary of his breaking the career hit record of 4,192 on September 11, 2010 at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, Ohio. He was honored before the start of the game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Cincinnati Reds.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Pete Rose Returns For Day To Manage Minor League Team

The Bluefish will host the Lancaster Barnstormers in Rose’s game. The team says the Atlantic League is all about giving people second chances.

06/16/2014

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Sporting News Ranks Ruben Amaro Jr. The Worst GM In Baseball

SportingNews.com ranked all of the general managers in Major League Baseball. Coming in 30th of out 30 general managers, is Ruben Amaro Jr. of the Phillies.

05/27/2014

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Young Cancer Survivor Defies The Odds On And Off The Baseball Field

A young cancer survivor who defied the odds on and off the baseball field is now giving back.

05/13/2014

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Musicians + Sports: American Authors on Baseball, the Red Sox and Kanye West’s Aquatic Calling

The breakout band riding high on the success of “Best Day of My Life” have few ideas of musicians who’d make great athletes, including Fall Out Boy drummer Andy Hurley.

03/07/2014

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A-Rod Drops Lawsuit Against MLB, Bud Selig, MLBPA

The notices of dismissal in the two lawsuits were filed Friday in federal court in Manhattan.

02/07/2014

(The Phillies' equipment truck leaves South Philadelphia en route to spring training in Clearwater, Florida.   Photo by Justin Udo)

Phillies’ Equipment Truck Flees Frigid Philly; Spring Training Starts Next Week

Twenty-four hundred baseballs, 1,200 bats, and a slew of other spring training necessities were all loaded up on a 53-foot equipment truck headed to Clearwater, Fla.

02/06/2014

(Replays of disputed plays will now be shown inside Major League Baseball stadiums. File photo by Mike DeNardo)

New Baseball Video Replay Rules Mean Changed Experience For Fans

Major League Baseball is expanding the use of instant replays by umpires, starting this season.

01/17/2014

Stigall Show Log 8.6.13

Chris discusses the shooting in Saylorsburg, PA, last night’s debate between Democratic senate candidates in New Jersey, and the latest details on Benghazi. He talks Republican senate candidate in New Jersey, Steve Lonegan, Dick Yuengling from the Yuengling Brewery, and former Phillies pitcher, Ricky Bottalico.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/06/2013

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AP Source: A-Rod Can Play During Suspension Appeal

A person familiar with deliberations tells The Associated Press that Major League Baseball has informed the New York Yankees that Alex Rodriguez will be suspended Monday but can play while he appeals the penalty.

08/04/2013

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