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Phils Swept By Pirates, Fall 14 Games Under .500

Jeff Locke gave up just three hits and a walk in eight innings, and the Pittsburgh Pirates completed their first series sweep of the season with a 6-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.

07/06/2014

Marlon Byrd #3 of the Philadelphia Phillies reacts after striking out with the bases loaded in the third inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the game at PNC Park on July 5, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Phillies Fall To Pirates, 3-2

Philadelphia dropped a season-high 13 games below .500 at 37-50.

07/05/2014

Andrew McCutchen #22 of the Pittsburgh Pirates streals second base against Jimmy Rollins #11 of the Philadelphia Phillies in the first inning during the game at PNC Park on July 4, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Credit:  Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Phillies Can’t Slow Down McCutchen, Pirates In 8-2 Rout

Andrew McCutchen went 4 for 5 to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to an 8-2 rout of the Phillies on Friday.

07/04/2014

Kyle Kendrick #38 of the Philadelphia Phillies delivers a pitch against the Miami Marlins in the second inning at Marlins Park on July 3, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

Phillies Rally To Beat Marlins, 5-4

Tony Gwynn Jr. led off the ninth with a walk and eventually scored the tying run against Miami closer Steve Cishek (4-4). Revere scored easily when Chase Utley hit a grounder and Solano could only get the out at first.

07/03/2014

Pitcher Cole Hamels #35 of the Philadelphia Phillies throws against the Miami Marlins during the second inning at Marlins Park on July 2, 2014 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Phillies Drop 6th Straight In 5-0 Loss To Marlins

The Phillies were shut out for the 11th time, which is tied for second-most in the majors.

07/02/2014

Shortstop Jimmy Rollins #11 of the Philadelphia Phillies puts out Christian Yelich #21 of the Miami Marlins during the first inning at Marlins Park on July 1, 2014 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Phillies Fall To Marlins, 5-4, In 11 innings

Ed Lucas’ single scored the winning run from second base with one out in the 11th inning Tuesday night and the Miami Marlins broke a four-game losing streak by beating the Philadelphia Phillies 5-4.

07/01/2014

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Phillies Swept By Braves In Four-Game Series

The Braves 3-2 victory over the Phillies Sunday gave them their first four-game sweep in Philadelphia in 50 years.

06/29/2014

Starting pitcher Sean O'Sullivan of the Philadelphia Phillies throws in the third inning of the second game of a doubleheader against the Atlanta Braves. (Credit: Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

Braves Win Nightcap 5-1 To Sweep Phillies 

Ryan Doumit homered and Tommy La Stella had two doubles and drove in a pair of runs to lead the Atlanta Braves to a doubleheader sweep of the Philadelphia Phillies with a 5-1 victory in the nightcap Saturday.

06/28/2014

Ben Revere advances to third off of Tony Gwynn Jr.'s single in the fifth inning of the first game of a doubleheader against the Atlanta Braves. (Credit: Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

Braves Rout Phillies 10-3 In Doubleheader Opener 

Justin Upton had two hits and three RBIs, and the Atlanta Braves were helped by two straight Ryan Howard errors in a 10-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies in the first game of a day-night doubleheader on Saturday afternoon.

06/28/2014

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Ryne Sandberg Thinks Phillies Are Still In Contention

The Phillies are 34-40, but their managers likes where they are at right now.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/23/2014

Cody Asche #25 of the Philadelphia Phillies hits a three-RBI double against the St. Louis Cardinals in the second inning at Busch Stadium on June 22, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Phils Blow Early Lead In 5-3 Loss To Cards

The Phillies have now lost two straight after a season-high five-game winning streak.

06/22/2014

Starter A.J. Burnett #34 of the Philadelphia Phillies pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals in the third inning at Busch Stadium on June 20, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Burnett, Phillies Stop Cardinals 5-1

A.J. Burnett scattered seven hits for his first complete game of the year and the Philadelphia Phillies won their season-high fifth in a row, beating the St. Louis Cardinals 5-1 Friday night.

06/21/2014

Starting pitcher Cliff Lee of the Philadelphia Phillies throws a pitch in the second inning of the game against the Atlanta Braves at Citizens Bank Park on April 16, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. All uniformed team members are wearing jersey number 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson Day. (Photo by Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

Blog: Things Are Improving For The Phillies

Cliff Lee is close to returning to the mound and the Phillies are playing better baseball lately. Lee took a measurable step toward getting back in stride early this week.

06/20/2014

Starter David Buchanan #55 of the Philadelphia Phillies pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals in the first inning at Busch Stadium on June 19, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Phils Win Four Straight Behind Howard’s Bat And Buchanan’s Arm

Howard, a St. Louis native, has hit safely in 22 of 27 regular season games at Busch Stadium. He has 38 RBIs in St. Louis and a .374 batting average.

06/19/2014

Kyle Kendrick #38 of the Philadelphia Phillies throws a first inning pitch against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on June 17, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Phillies Win Second Straight Over Braves, Now Just Five Games Back In NL East

ATLANTA (AP/CBS) — Ryan Howard homered, Kyle Kendrick won consecutive starts for the first time in 11 months and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 5-2 on Tuesday night, their second straight win over […]

06/17/2014

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