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Thoughts From Eagles-Chargers

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LeGarrette Blount, Ball-Control Offense Keys Strong Eagles’ Win
Doug Pederson certainly learned a lesson from the Kansas City game about the importance of running the football.
For the second straight week, the Eagles built their offensive gameplan around running the football. With over 31 pass plays called compared to over 37 runs, the head coach certainly didn’t […]

Notes From The Phillies’ 7-4 Loss To New York

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The Philadelphia Phillies lost the second game of their series with the Mets on Saturday night, falling 7-4. Their record drops to 65-96.
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Henderson Alvarez started, and gave up three runs on five hits and six (!) walks over just 4.2 innings of work.
Zac Curtis came on to work the next 1.2 frames, and […]

Notes From The Phillies’ 6-2 Win Over New York

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The Philadelphia Phillies won the first game of their series with the Mets 6-2, their record improves to 65-95.
On The Mound

Ben Lively threw six innings, giving up six hits and two runs, both on solo homers.
Adam Morgan pitched a scoreless seventh.
Luis Garcia got the team through the eighth.
Edubray Ramos mopped up in the ninth.

At The […]

Phillies Announce Pete Mackanin Will Not Be The 2018 Manager

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The Philadelphia Phillies announced on Friday that Pete Mackanin will not return as the team’s manager for the 2018 season, and will instead move into an advisory role in the front office.
I think the Phils are making a good decision by shaking up the coaching staff. While Rhys Hoskins has made the last month and […]

Eagles Podcast: Ranking The NFC East Teams

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The Philadelphia Eagles have started out the season 2-1, including a 2-0 record against the NFC East.
On this week’s podcast, Denny Basens is joined by Tim Kelly and Tucker Bagley of SportsTalkPhilly.com, and the three give their current rankings of the NFC East teams. The trio also discusses Carson Wentz’s struggles with the deep ball, […]

Notes From The Phillies’ 7-5 Win Over Washington

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The Philadelphia Phillies won their second straight game on Wednesday night, taking down the Nationals 7-5. Their record improves to 64-95.
On The Mound

Mark Leiter started and allowed five runs on eight hits and three walks over just 4.1 innings.
Yacksel Rios came on in the fifth, and got the final two outs.
Hoby Milner got the first […]

Notes From The Phillies’ 4-1 Win Over Washington

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The Philadelphia Phillies won the second game of their series with the Nationals on Tuesday night 4-1. Their record improves to 63-95.
On The Mound

Jake Thompson turned in another decent start, going five innings and giving up just one run on four hits.
Edubray Ramos pitched a scoreless sixth.
Adam Morgan got the team through the seventh.
Luis Garcia […]

Eagles Bring Back Running Back Kenjon Barner

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With Darren Sproles gone for the season, the Philadelphia Eagles have turned to a familiar face to take his roster spot.
The team agreed to terms with running back Kenjon Barner on Tuesday. Barner had spent the last two seasons with the Eagles as their fourth running back, and was a preseason standout, particularly in the […]

Notes From The Phillies’ 3-1 Loss To Washington

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The Philadelphia Phillies lost the first game of their series against the Nationals 3-1. Their record drops to 62-95.
On The Mound

Aaron Nola started, and threw six innings, giving up two runs on five hits while striking out nine.
Edubray Ramos pitched a scoreless seventh.
Victor Arano gave up a run on three hits in the eighth.

At The […]

What Will Happen At The Left Guard Spot?

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For the third time in three weeks, the Eagles could have a different starter at left guard.
Isaac Seumalo, the second-year third-rounder has played himself right out of the conversation. Chance Warmack, a disappointing former first-round pick looking for a fresh start was given a quick hook in his debut. Veteran Stefen Wisniewksi played the majority […]

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