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Phillies beat Dodgers behind grand slam

Phillies 3B Maikel Franco hit his first career grand slam in the 7th, and Domonic Brown added insurance with an RBI single in the 8th to get the Phils the 6-2 win at home. They're now 13-3 since the All-Star break. Box score

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Franco's slam lifts Phillies over Dodgers 6-2

Maikel Franco hit a tiebreaking grand slam in the seventh inning to spoil Jimmy Rollins' return to Philadelphia and lead the Phillies to a 6-2 victory over the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers

Phillies grab lead on Franco's slam

Maikel Franco greeted Dodgers reliever Joel Peralta with a grand slam in the 7th inning to give Philadelphia a 5-1 lead over L.A. Franco is the first Phillies rookie with a grand slam since Ryan Howard in 2005. Follow live

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Rollins gets standing ovation in return

Jimmy Rollins led off the game for the Dodgers at Citizens Bank Park, but not before the former Phillie was given a lengthy ovation by the fans and his former teammates. Rollins, who struck out, spent the first 15 years of his career in Philadelphia. Follow live

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Phils continue post-break resurgence

Philadelphia traded its best starter (Cole Hamels) and best finisher (Jonathan Papelbon) yet continues to play the majors' best ball during the second half. MLB Power Rankings

Phillies add a pair of Texas prospects

Right-handed pitcher Jake Thompson and outfielder Nick Williams are both headed to Philadelphia as part of the Cole Hamels trade. There is a lot to like about both prospects, writes Tommy Rancel. Top deadline prospects (Insider)

Phillies catcher will be worth the wait

The Phillies' new top prize is sidelined for the rest of 2015 with an ankle injury. With 80-grade power and an above-average arm, catcher Jorge Alfaro will be worth the wait when he finally returns. Top deadline prospects (Insider)

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Peterson, Teheran lead Braves past Phillies 6-2

Jace Peterson had three hits, including a three-run home run, and Julio Teheran pitched seven strong innings to lead the Atlanta Braves to a 6-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.

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GM Amaro deals Hamels wisely

The Cole Hamels trade was costly on both ends, but the package Phillies GM Ruben Amaro Jr. secured is stuffed with talent. Catcher Jorge Alfaro, in particular, could be an absolute force in years to come. GM deadline grades (Insider)

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Phillies surging, Braves sliding

The NL East matchup features teams headed in different directions. Philadelphia has won 12 of 14 since the All-Star break, while Atlanta's losing streak has reached 6 games. Follow live

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Phillies hit 3 HRs in 12-2 win over Braves

Odubel Herrera, Freddy Galvis and Cameron Rupp all homered as the surging Philadelphia Phillies set a season high for scoring in a 12-2 victory over the slumping Atlanta Braves on Saturday night.

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Final: Phillies 12, Braves 2

The Phillies scored a season-high in runs and moved to .500 on the year at home with their third win in a row and 12th victory in 14 games. Box score

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Phillies continue rout in the 6th inning

Freddy Galvis' homer capped off another strong inning, as Philadelphia has scored 11 runs against the Braves over the last 3 frames. The Phillies' 12 runs tonight are the most they've scored this season. Follow live

Phillies prove to be effective salesmen

It's difficult to win as a seller at the deadline, but the Phillies found a way. They got quality value for players who needed to go and, most importantly, nailed the Cole Hamels trade. Michael Baumann gives Philly high marks. Grantland: Deadline winners, losers

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MLB August trade candidates

ESPN's Jerry Crasnick reminds you that Friday was the non-waiver trade deadline, meaning it's still possible to trade in August. At the top of Crasnick's candidate list: struggling Phillies 2B Chase Utley. Seven more possibilities

Phillies improve farm system

Philly made smart financial decisions with the Jonathan Papelbon and Cole Hamels trades that will help the team to get better prospects for the future. Trade deadline rankings (Insider)

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Crasnick: Players who could get traded in August

Baseball's July 31 non-waiver trade deadline is behind us, but there still could be more moves coming in August. Jerry Crasnick identifies players who could change teams this month.

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MLB trade deadline odds and ends

Not every MLB trade deadline deal is of the earth-shattering variety. Here are several minor deals made Friday worthy of mention.

Phillies put up 4-run 1st inning

Ryan Howard's bases-clearing double to deep right gave the Phils the first three runs, and Freddy Galvis' sac fly added another vs. the visiting Braves as Philadelphia leads 4-0 heading into the second. Follow live

2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs39427th
Batting Average.25315th
On Base Percentage.30324th
Slugging Percentage.37625th
Earned Run Average4.5628th
Quality Starts4129th
WHIP1.4529th
BAA.28129th

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