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John Mayberry vs. Juan Pierre: Why Big John Must Start for the Phillies

... second. He hit .296 or better in July, August and September. The Phillies are full of players - Ryan Howard and Cole Hamels to name two prominent ones - who are historically slow starters. Give him playing time as the season goes on, and we could ...

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@ Thu, May 3rd, 2012 5:00 pm

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Early-Season Grades for Philadelphia Phillies' Offseason Acquisitions

... depth that they felt they needed to sign another starter. They chose A.J. Burnett to fill the void left by Cole Hamels' offseason shoulder woes and Roy Halladay's retirement. Burnett pitched two years for the Pittsburgh Pirates , getting better as ...

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@ Sat, Apr 12th, 2014 5:00 am

5 Reasons to Be Optimistic for Philadelphia Phillies' 2014 Season

... is a different story. The Philadelphia Phillies were the worst team in all of the majors in spring training. Cole Hamels is hurt. The infield is old and - depending on the player - overpaid. And the team put this all together following their worst ...

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@ Fri, Apr 4th, 2014 5:00 am

Final Predictions for Winners of Phillies' Key Spring Position Battles

... But predicting who will make the roster and contribute toward the All of the team's everyday players are set. If Cole Hamels was healthy, the rotation would be, too. However, because of his injury, there is a vacancy in the back of the pitching ...

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@ Fri, Mar 28th, 2014 5:00 pm

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By The Numbers: Understanding The Balk

Umpire Bob Davidson argues with Cole Hamels #35 of the Philadelphia Phillies as Placido Polanco #27 holds him back during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park on April 20, 2012 in San Diego, California.

via CBS Local
@ Thu, May 3rd, 2012 5:00 pm

Phillies Strike First, Down Braves 4-2

Thanks to some late inning heroics from the offense, the Phillies took the first game of the series against the Atlanta Braves to support a strong outing from Cole Hamels, as the team gets back to the .500 mark on the season.

via NBC Philadelphia
@ Thu, May 3rd, 2012 5:00 pm