Michael Martinez

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Report: Pirates Sign Michael Martinez

Phillies fans won’t have Michael Martinez to kick around anymore. Most fans are probably alright with that.


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Phillies Sweep Doubleheader, Series With Rockies

Ryan Howard drove in two runs and seven pitchers combined to help the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Colorado Rockies 7-4 on Sunday night and complete a doubleheader sweep.
John Mayberry Jr. hit an RBI single in the ninth inning of the first game to lift the Phillies to a 3-2 win.


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Kendrick, Brown Lift Phillies Past Brewers, 8-0

Kyle Kendrick pitched three-hit ball for eight innings, Domonic Brown drove in four runs, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 8-0 Sunday.


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Cops: Pennsylvania Woman Stabbed Boyfriend After Slap On Her Sunburned Bottom

A Pennsylvania woman is in the cooler after police say she stabbed her boyfriend because he smacked her sunburned bottom.


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Phillies’ Martinez Breaks Bone In Right Foot

Philadelphia infielder Michael Martinez broke a bone in his right foot when he was hit by a pitch from Orioles reliever Jim Johnson in the seventh inning of the Phillies’ 4-1 win over Baltimore.


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Phillies Lose To Marlins In Extra Innings, Play Game Under Protest

Mike Cameron drove in the winning run with a two-out, bases-loaded walk in the 14th inning on Sunday, and the Florida Marlins benefited from an overturned ruling after a video review to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-4.


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Phillies Complete 4-Game Sweep Of Reds With 6-4 Win

Ryan Howard hit his 30th homer, Vance Worley pitched six effective innings and the Philadelphia Phillies completed an historic four-game sweep in Cincinnati with a 6-4 win on Thursday.


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Phillies Let Another One Slip Away, Lose To Nationals In Extra Innings

Ian Desmond hit a tying homer with two outs in the ninth inning, then Jonny Gomes was hit by a pitch from Brad Lidge with the bases loaded in the 10th on Sunday, giving the Washington Nationals an unlikely 5-4 win over the Philadelphia Phillies.


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Polanco Has Sports Hernia, May Need Surgery

Phillies all-star third baseman Placido Polanco underwent an MRI on Monday which revealed a sports hernia. Polanco will receive a shot on Tuesday and will be reevaluated on Friday.


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Tom McCarthy Recaps The Phillies

Phillies’ broadcaster Tom McCarthy was on KYW Newsradio this morning to talk about the current status of the Phillies and where they’re headed.


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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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.


Martinez, Kendrick Lead Phillies Over Mets 8-5

Michael Martinez hit a three-run shot for his first major league homer to back a steady outing by Kyle Kendrick and help lead the Philadelphia Phillies to their seventh straight series win with an 8-5 victory over the New York Mets on Sunday.