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RHP Gonzalez dies in accident

Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez, who defected from Cuba to sign with the Phillies organization and pitched briefly for Philadelphia at the Major League level in 2014, died Thursday in an automobile…

Melancon, Giants reach $62 million, 4-year deal

It’s the richest contract ever for a closer, topping Jonathan Papelbon’s $50 million, four-year deal with the Phillies from 2012-15 and Mariano Rivera’s $15 million annual value total in 2011-12…

After Cole Hamels Trade, Revamped Texas Rangers Can Contend In 2016

Even though they are third in their division and behind three teams for the second wild card spot, the Texas Rangers were aggressive at the trade deadline. After Cole Hamels…

Small sample surprisingly positive for Phils

The Phillies are 3-2 after Saturday night’s win against the Washington Nationals. Here are three things that went right for the Phillies the first week of the season. Galvis entered…

Pressure on Phillies to make right call

Crawford, the team’s first-round pick in last year’s draft, looks like a winner. But those two additions to the organization are offset by numerous flops and misjudgments, from draft picks…

Phillies top Cubs

Lee, with some big-time assistance from the gloves behind him, worked seven shutout innings and Jake Diekman and Jonathan Papelbon made it two straight days of hitless and scoreless work…