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NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 1: Darnell Sweeney #24 of the Philadelphia Phillies hits a two run double against the New York Mets during the sixth inning on September 1, 2015 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Ruf Has 6 RBIs, Phillies Win 14-8 To End 10-Game Skid Vs Mets

Darin Ruf homered and had a career-high six RBIs, powering the Philadelphia Phillies to a 14-8 blowout Tuesday night that emphatically ended their 10-game losing streak to the New York Mets.

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This Week In Baseball: ‘Shoeless’ Joe’s Failed Reinstatement Bid, What It Means For Pete Rose

The Commissioner denied an appeal for reinstatement on the behalf of White Sox legend “Shoeless” Joe Jackson, what does that mean for Pete Rose?

11 hours ago

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 31: Pitcher Bartolo Colon #40 of the New York Mets delivers a pitch against the Philadelphia Phillies during the first inning on August 31, 2015 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Phillies Fall To Mets 3-1

Bartolo Colon breezed through eight snappy innings and the New York Mets got homers from Curtis Granderson and Michael Conforto, extending their dominant run against the Philadelphia Phillies with a 3-1 victory Monday night.

08/31/2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA - AUGUST 29: Darnell Sweeney #24 of the Philadelphia Phillies hits a two run home run against the San Diego Padres during the second inning of a MLB game at Citizens Bank Park on August 29, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Morgan, Sweeney Lead Phillies Past Padres

Adam Morgan pitched six strong innings and Darnell Sweeney homered to lead the Phillies to a 4-3 victory over the Padres.

08/29/2015

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Let Other Fantasy Baseball Owners Take Chances On September Call-Ups

Every September, MLB rosters expand so minor-league players with potential can get a cup of coffee with the big-league team. No matter what the hype, avoid relying on these September call-ups to help your fantasy baseball team. Stick to the veteran players you know well and let the other owners in your league gamble on the rookies. You won’t regret it when the season ends with your team in first place. The other owners will be shaking their heads with regret for letting hype rule their decision-making processes.

08/29/2015

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This Week In Baseball: MLB Gets New Domestic Violence Policy Right

The MLB and MLBPA announced a new domestic violence policy over the weekend and they look like they got it right.

08/25/2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA - AUGUST 24: David Wright #5 of the New York Mets hits his first home run in the second inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on August 24, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Phillies Lose To Mets 16-7

David Wright hit a long home run on his first major league swing in 133 days, Wilmer Flores went deep twice and the New York Mets set a franchise record with eight homers in a 16-7 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Monday night.

08/24/2015

MIAMI, FL - AUGUST 23:  Aaron Nola #27 of the Philadelphia Phillies pitches during the game against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on August 23, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Nola Gem Helps Phillies Shut Out Marlins

Aaron Nola pitched a career-high eight innings Sunday and allowed only one runner to advance beyond first base

08/23/2015

MIAMI, FL - AUGUST 22:  Aaron Altherr #40 of the Philadelphia Phillies is congratulated by third base coach John Mizerock #12 after hitting a solo home run in the ninth inning off of A.J. Ramos #44 of the Miami Marlins during a game  at Marlins Park on August 22, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Altherr, Ruf Homer In 9th To Lift Phillies Over Marlins

Aaron Altherr and Darin Ruf hit back-to-back solo home runs in the top of the ninth inning.

08/22/2015

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Make Sure Your Fantasy Baseball Players Are Getting Playing Time Down The Stretch

When bad teams toss in the towel on the season, quite often they bring up young players from the minors that cut into the playing time of established veterans. This can hurt your fantasy baseball roster when your regular gets too many “days off” so the kids can get some playing time.

08/22/2015

MIAMI, FL - AUGUST 21: Jerad Eickhoff #48 of the Philadelphia Phillies pitches during the first inning of the game against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on August 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Eickhoff Strong In MLB Debut For Phillies In 7-1 Win

Jerad Eickhoff pitched six scoreless innings and drove in two runs in his major league debut to help the Philadelphia Phillies to a 7-1 win over the Miami Marlins on Friday night.

08/21/2015

MIAMI, FL - AUGUST 20:  Martin Prado #14 of the Miami Marlins slides across home plate during a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Marlins Park on August 20, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Phillies Lose To Marlins 9-7

Martin Prado homered and drove in three runs, Marcell Ozuna had a two-run homer, and the Miami Marlins held on for a 9-7 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday night.

08/20/2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA - AUGUST 19: Starting pitcher Adam Morgan #39 of the Philadelphia Phillies delivers a pitch in the fourth inning against the Toronto Blue Jays at Citizens Bank Park on August 19, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Altherr, Morgan Lead Phillies Past Blue Jays

Rookie Aaron Altherr homered, doubled and drove in three runs and Adam Morgan pitched seven strong innings to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 7-4 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday night.

08/19/2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA - AUGUST 18: Jose Bautista #19 of the Toronto Blue Jays congratulates teammate Josh Donaldson #20 of the Toronto Blue Jays on a home run int he first inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on August 18, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Phillies Lose To Blue Jays 8-5

Jeff Francoeur hit a solo homer for Philadelphia.

08/18/2015

MILWAUKEE, WI - AUGUST 15: Chase Utley #26 of the Philadelphia Phillies rounds the bases after his home run during the third inning against the Milwaukee Brewers  at Miller Field on August 15, 2015 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by John Konstantaras/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** XXChase UtleyXX

Utley Homers, But Phillies Fall To Brewers 4-2

Chase Utley, who continues to be linked to trade rumors, hit a solo homerun in the first inning.

08/15/2015

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