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Velasquez K's 12 as Phils cap sweep of Giants

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Right-hander Vince Velasquez flipped a switch in the second inning and helped the Phillies come back to sweep the Giants in a 6-3 victory Thursday afternoon at Citizens Bank Park. Velasquez allowed three runs and two home runs to the first seven batters he faced, but struck out 11 of the final 17 batters he ...

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Santana hits 3rd HR in 4-game set for Phils

PHILADELPHIA — Carlos Santana‘s luck is changing in a major way. Santana ripped a three-run home run to left field in the fourth inning of Thursday afternoon’s series finale against the Giants at Citizens Bank Park. It handed the Phillies a 4-3 lead. Santana entered the afternoon hitting .294 with three home runs, 12 RBIs and a 1.069 OPS in ...

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BREAKING: Kingery, Phils ink 6-year deal

The Phillies have signed Scott Kingery to a six-year contract through the 2023 season, general manager Matt Klentak announced today. The deal also includes three club options for the 2024, 2025 and 2026 seasons. Kingery, the Phillies’ No. 2 prospect and the No. 35 overall prospect in MLB, will make the Opening Day roster, a source told MLB.com’s Todd Zolecki. ...

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Phils pursuing veteran starter to bolster rotation

As the offseason comes to an end and camps prepare to open in Florida and Arizona, the Phillies continue to search for an experienced arm to bolster the starting rotation. According to a source, they’ve been aggressive in their pursuit of a veteran arm, though there’s no indication that they’re nearing the finish line. As the offseason comes to an ...

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Source: Phils near deal with Padres for Galvis

Shortstop Freddy Galvis could soon be on his way to San Diego. The Padres are nearing completion of a deal with the Phillies to acquire Galvis, a source has confirmed to MLB.com’s Todd Zolecki. According to the source, the Phillies will receive right-h… MLB News Index

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Stanton goes deep with 52nd homer vs. Phils

According to Statcast™, Stanton’s blast traveled 445 feet and had an exit velocity of 115.3 mph. It is the slugger’s fifth-hardest homer of the season. Stanton has now hit 31 homers in his last 52 games and is on pace to hit 62 home runs this season. The towering shot was followed two batters later by <a href="http://m.mlb.com/player/542303/marcell-ozun… MLB News Index

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Ichi-go! Vet outblasts Stanton in win over Phils

It also was Stanton’s 13th homer in August, the most any Marlins player has hit in any month. Nola allowed seven earned runs in 6 1/3 innings. They were the most runs he had allowed in a start since he allowed eight in three innings in Minnesota on June 21, 2016. Nola had not allowed more than two runs in ...

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