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For The Phils, It’s More Than One Bad Night – But Will This Be One Bad Year?

Can the Phillies survive until Utley and Howard return?


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Mets Complete Sweep Of Phillies, 10-6

Ike Davis hit a three-run homer, Andres Torres also connected and the New York Mets beat the Phillies 10-6 Wednesday night to complete their first three-game sweep in Philadelphia in six years.


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Cliff Lee Returns As Phillies Look To Avoid Sweep Vs. Mets

The Phillies welcome back Cliff Lee from the disabled list tonight as they look to avoid a sweep at the hands of the New York Mets.


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Mets Overcome Phils, 7-4

Lucas Duda had a tiebreaking, two-out RBI single in the seventh and the New York Mets took advantage of Philadelphia’s defensive blunder, beating the Phillies 7-4 on Tuesday night.


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Phillies Lose To The Mets, 5-2

Jordany Valdespin had a pinch-hit three-run homer off Jonathan Papelbon in the ninth inning for his first major league hit, leading the New York Mets to a 5-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Monday night.


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Phillies Open 8-Game Homestand Tonight Vs. Mets

The Phillies are back home tonight to open an eight-game homestand with the the first of three against the Mets.


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Phillies Fans Recall Scenes From Ballpark Following Bin Laden’s Death

Many people remember where they were and what they were doing when news of Osama Bin Laden’s death broke one year ago. For 45,000 Phillies fans, the story is the same.


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Lenny Dykstra Sentenced To Nine Months In Jail For Assault And Lewd Conduct

Former Phillies outfielder Lenny Dykstra has been sentenced to nine months in jail after pleading no contest to charges he exposed himself to women he met on Craigslist and assaulted one.


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Niese, Wright Lead Mets Over Phillies

Jonathon Niese and two relievers combined on a six-hitter, David Wright homered despite a broken finger and the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-0 on Saturday.


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Lenny Dykstra Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison For Grand Theft Auto

Lenny Dykstra is going back to jail on a grand theft auto charge.


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Breaking Down the Phillies NL East Competition

The Phillies Nationa League East competition is tougher this year.


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Hall Of Fame Catcher Gary Carter Dies At 57

Hall Of Fame catcher Gary Carter has died at the age of 57.


New York Mets starter R.A. Dickey throws a pitch against the Philadelphia Phillies in the second inning of the first baseball game of a doubleheader in New York, Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011. (AP Photo/Paul J. Bereswill)

Dickey Takes No-Hit Bid Into 7th, Phils Lose Again

R.A. Dickey took a no-hit bid into the seventh inning, David Wright hit a tiebreaking double in the eighth and the New York Mets beat the slumping Philadelphia Phillies 2-1 Saturday in the opener of a day-night doubleheader, sending the NL East champions to their seventh consecutive loss.


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Phillies-Mets Postponed By Rain, DH On Saturday

Philadelphia’s series opener Friday night against the New York Mets was postponed before it started and will be made up as part of a day-night doubleheader Saturday—though rain is in the forecast again.


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Strange Bedfellows In NL East

The Phillies haven’t played in a little under 3 days. As they get set to battle the upstart Arizona Diamondbacks, the teams they battle an average of 19 times a year have had some of the most bizarre controversies in baseball.