One of the oldest franchises in baseball, the Philadelphia Phillies have only one World Series title, but have featured some incredible players. Billy Hamilton, Grover Cleveland Alexander, Richie Ashburn, Pete Rose, Mike Schmidt, Steve Carlton, Joe Morgan, Curt Schilling and Jim Thome have all played on the Phillies at one time or another. While the Phillies have underachieved for much of their history, all signs point to a Golden Age coming soon for the Fightin' Phils.
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Phillies about to get their ace backWhy Philadelphia Phillies Should Start Tony Gwynn Jr. in Place of Ben Revere
A week ago, Philadelphia Phillies center fielder Ben Revere was sidelined with bruised ribs. Manager Ryne Sandberg made the decision to replace the speedy center fielder with another speed threat in T ony Gwynn Jr. Gwynn was immediately slotted in the leadoff spot and was asked to be the table-setter. In his four starts this season, the Phillies are sporting a 3-1 record. Gwynn is currently ...Hamels slated to make season debut in L.A.
Philadelphia Phillies ace Cole Hamels is expected to make his season debut Wednesday in Los Angeles against the Dodgers.Philadelphia Phillies offense stifled again by Colorado Rockies pitching
Kyle Kendrick (0-2) went seven innings and allowed three runs on six hits in a solid outing but could not avoid a seventh straight loss, dating to last Aug. 11.LATEST NEWS
Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jordan Lyles works against the Philadelphia Phillies in the fourth inning of a baseball game in Denver on Saturday, April 19, 2014.Phillies woes continue in loss to Rockies
DENVER (AP) - Not even hitter-friendly Coors Field could snap the Philadelphia Phillies out of their offensive funk. The Phillies have been held to two runs and seven singles in the first two games of the series. Philadelphia had five of its hits in Saturday's 3-1 loss to ...Revere's RBI single lifts Phillies over Braves 1-0
The Philadelphia Phillies went to a 1-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday afternoon.Ben Revere's RBI single lifts Phillies over Braves
Ben Revere's RBI single with two outs in the eighth inning lifted the Philadelphia Phillies to a 1-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday afternoon.Teheran 3-hits Phillies; Braves win 1-0
Teheran pitched a three-hitter, Evan Gattis homered among a career-best four hits, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 1-0 Wednesday night. Teheran (3-1) retired his first 12 batters before Ryan Howard led off the bottom of the fifth with an infield single. The ace left-hander struck out 13 and pitched around 11 hits in a complete game, throwing a career-high 128 pitches. After ...Lyles' pitching, reversed call key Rockies' win
Philadelphia Phillies' Ryan Howard singles against the Colorado Rockies in the fourth inning of a baseball game in Denver on Saturday, April 19, 2014.
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The Philadelphia Phillies were actually known as the Blue Jays in 1943 and 1944.
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