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6 Changes I’d Like To See For MLB All-Star Week

The HR Derby changes were a good start, but more can be done to increase excitement.



Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: July 6th-July 10th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.


LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 09:  Zack Greinke #21 of the Los Angeles Dodgers throws a pitch against the Philadelphia Phillies at Dodger Stadium on July 9, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Phillies Get Shutout For Second Straight Night In Loss To Dodgers

The Dodgers defeated the Phillies 6-0 on Thursday night.


PHILADELPHIA, PA - JUNE 28: Starting pitcher Severino Gonzalez #52 of the Philadelphia Phillies throws a pitch in the second inning during game two of a doubleheader against the Washington Nationals at Citizens Bank Park on June 28, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Phils Look For Split In LA Behind Severino Gonzalez

Severino Gonzalez takes the mound Thursday as the Phillies try to split with the Dodgers.


Clayton Kershaw earned the complete game shutout against the Phillies. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Clayton Kershaw Dominates In 5-0 Win Over Phillies

The Phillies were shutout by Clayton Kershaw, 5-0 on Wednesday night.


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This Week In Baseball: Midseason Awards

We’ve reached the midway point of the season, time to look at the awards races.


LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 07:  Jeff Francoeur #3 of the Philadelphia Phillies celebrates in the dugout after hitting a solo home run in the seventh inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on July 7, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Phillies Bounce Back With 7-2 Win Over Dodgers

The Phillies defeated the Dodgers 7-2 on Tuesday night.


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5 Non-Baseball Players Who Would Crush The Home Run Derby

It is a question often asked; how would a player in a particular sport fair if he/she played in another sport? With the annual MLB Home Run Derby next week, here are some non-baseball players who would be fun to watch in the competition.


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Phillies Beat Braves 4-0 In 10th To Stop 6-Game Skid

Ryan Howard hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly with the bases loaded in the 10th inning, and Philadelphia beat the Atlanta Braves 4-0 Sunday to stop a six-game losing streak.


ATLANTA, GA - JULY 4: Andrelton Simmons #19 of the Atlanta Braves turns a first inning double play against Cesar Hernandez #16 of the Philadelphia Phillies at Turner Field on July 4, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Struggling Phillies Fall To Braves 9-5 On Independence Day

The Phillies, who have the majors’ worst record, have lost six straight and nine of 10.


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Now Is The Time To Trade Overachievers For Underachievers In Fantasy Baseball

Most teams have played around 81 games by now, so the baseball season is half over. It’s a good time to assess which players on your team are likely to decline—and thus give you a chance to trade them to a desperate owner that doesn’t know any better. Likewise, you can scour league rosters for those players who have underachieved and smile all the way to October when they have superb second halves.


Second baseman Cesar Hernandez #16 of the Philadelphia Phillies is tagged out at second base in the fifth inning by shortstop Andrelton Simmons #19 of the Atlanta Braves after Hernandez tried to stretch a single into a double during the game at Turner Field on July 3, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Phils Edged By Braves 2-1 In Series Opener

The Atlanta Braves beat the Phillies 2-1 on Friday night.


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4th Of July Weekend Sports TV Guide

The 4th of July weekend is upon us. Sports nuts need something to watch, here’s some good options.


Braxton Gillis (left) and his friend attend a Phillies game earlier this season. (credit: Rebecca Gillis)

FANtastic Philly: CBP Employee Returns The Smile To A Young Phillies Fan

A young Phillies fan lost their baseball and a smile and a stadium employee went above and beyond to help with both.


PHILADELPHIA, PA - JUNE 30: Ryan Braun #8 of the Milwaukee Brewers scores on a single by Aramis Ramirez #16 during the eighth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies during a MLB game at Citizens Bank Park on June 30, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Phillies Surrender Lead In Eighth Inning As Brewers Win 4-3

The Brewers defeated the Phillies 4-3 on Tuesday night.