Roy Oswalt

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Phillies Send Vance Worley Back To The Minors

The Phillies optioned Worley to Triple-A Lehigh Valley on Monday and are expected to fill his roster spot on Tuesday.


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Phillies Shut Out By Rangers

Matt Harrison took a five-hitter into the ninth inning and helped the Texas Rangers avoid a three-game sweep with a 2-0 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.


Cardinals Get 2-Game Sweep Of Phillies

Lance Berkman lined a bases-loaded single over a drawn-in outfield with one out in the ninth inning, giving the St. Louis Cardinals a 2-1 victory over the run-starved Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night.


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Victorino Joins Long List Of Injured Phillies

Shane Victorino left Saturday’s game with the Atlanta Braves in the eighth inning with a sore right hamstring and will not play in Sunday’s final game of the series, according to Phillies manager Charlie Manuel.


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Phillies Place Pitcher Roy Oswalt On The 15-Day Disabled List

Following Friday night’s game against Atlanta, the Phillies placed right-hander Roy Oswalt on the 15-day disabled list with lower back inflammation.


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Oswalt Set To Return To Phillies

Roy Oswalt is scheduled to return to the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday and could start on Saturday.


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Roy Oswalt Takes Leave of Absence From Phillies

“There has been a tremendous amount of tornado activity near Roy’s home in Mississippi resulting in several tragic deaths and significant devastation to the area,” team general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said in a statement.


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Diamondbacks Slide Past Phillies 7-5

On Tuesday night, Roy Oswalt was far from his best, and the Diamondbacks took advantage for a 7-5 win over the Phillies.


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Oswalt Leaves With Back Injury, Dobbs’ Hit Lifts Marlins Over Phillies

Roy Oswalt gingerly bent down to put on his shoes and left the ballpark with a slight limp in his gait. Oswalt hopes to make his next start. His back might not let him.


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Beasley’s Commentary: Bob’s Calm Confidence

It wasn’t so much what he said through his interpreter, it was the way he said it.  Bob said we’ve  just begun.  The look in his sweat drenched eyes was one of calm and confidence.


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Early April, Yet Some Phillies Boo-Birds Already Roosting

It was opening night for the Phillies boobirds on Tueday night as starter Cole Hamels got an earful of displeasure from some of the fans at Citizens bank Park.


Phillies Sweep Astros

Roy Oswalt pitched six strong innings against his former team and Ryan Howard homered and drove in four runs to help the Philadelphia Phillies complete a season-opening, three-game sweep with a 7-3 win over the Houston Astros on Sunday.



Fans: Phillies Rotation Can’t Be Stopped By SI ‘Jinx’

The Phillies starting rotation is on the cover of Sports Illustrated this week, but Phillies fans do not believe that’ll jinx the 2011 season.



Roy Oswalt Feeling Good After Being Hit By Line Drive

Philadelphia Phillies right-hander Roy Oswalt was in good spirits the day after taking a line drive under the right ear while pitching against the Tampa Bay Rays


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Burnett Throws 3 Perfect Innings For Yankees

A.J. Burnett threw three perfect innings in his second spring training start and a New York Yankees split-squad beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-1 on Monday.