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  • Orioles blowout goes from the sublime to the ridiculous

    Orioles blowout goes from the sublime to the ridiculous
    When Phillies outfielder Jeff Francoeur took the mound for the seventh inning of Tuesday night's Orioles meteor shower, it looked like the moment when a strange game would become a travesty, but Francoeur actually restored some order temporarily. He...
  • Orioles bang 8 HRs in 19-3 rout of Phillies

    Orioles bang 8 HRs in 19-3 rout of Phillies
    BALTIMORE (AP) — Just when it seems as if the Philadelphia Phillies couldn't get any lower, they go and match a team mark for futility that had stood for 132 years. The Phillies yielded eight home runs, summoned right fielder Jeff Francoeur to...
  • Some more factoids from Tuesday's 19-3 game

     Some more factoids from Tuesday's 19-3 game
    By now, you know the Orioles hit a modern-franchise-record eight homers Tuesday night in a 19-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies. They had hit seven on three previous occasions. The last team to hit eight bombs in one game was the Boston Red Sox...
  • Phillies place Jerome Williams on DL, recall Hector Neris from IronPigs

    Phillies place Jerome Williams on DL, recall Hector Neris from IronPigs
    Jerome Williams left Tuesday night's game against the Orioles after just 2/3 of an inning with a left hamstring strain and it didn't look good. Less than 24 hours later, the Phillies announced that they placed Williams on the 15-day disabled list and...
  • Parmelee, Snider power Orioles

    Parmelee, Snider power Orioles
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Chris Parmelee homered for the third time in two games and Travis Snider also went deep as the Baltimore Orioles handed the Philadelphia Phillies their ninth straight defeat, 6-4 on Wednesday night. The Orioles still finished...
  • We knew Phillies would be bad, but this bad?

    We knew Phillies would be bad, but this bad?
    PHILADELPHIA — You were warned it was going to be bad. But maybe you weren't prepared for a season of historically bad proportions. That's where the Phillies are headed if their most recent road trip is any indication. The Phillies limped back...
  • Orioles add two more homers, top Phillies, 6-4, for ninth win in 10 games

    Orioles add two more homers, top Phillies, 6-4, for ninth win in 10 games
    The players won't say it, and their superstitious veteran manager won't let himself entertain the thought for a fleeting moment, but the truth is the Orioles are facing a hapless Philadelphia Phillies club that is struggling in every phase, and they...
  • Howard homers, Phillies end 9-game losing skid with win over Orioles

    Howard homers, Phillies end 9-game losing skid with win over Orioles
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A rare victory had the Philadelphia Phillies pulling pranks. When the clubhouse opened Thursday after a 2-1 win over the Baltimore Orioles ended a nine-game losing streak, ace lefty Cole Hamels' locker was empty and his...
  • Jeff Francoeur lifts Phillies to 6-4 win over Giants

    Jeff Francoeur lifts Phillies to 6-4 win over Giants
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pinch-hitter Jeff Francoeur drove in two runs with a two-out double in the seventh inning to help the Philadelphia Phillies beat the San Francisco Giants 6-4 on Sunday and stave off a series sweep. Freddy Galvis led off the...
  • Jeff Francoeur comes up big again for Phillies in win over Giants

    PHILADELPHIA This was quite a weekend for Jeff Francoeur, but in reality it's just the continuation of a pleasant development in an otherwise dour Phillies season. A day after belting a grand slam in a 7-5 loss, Frenchy made his latest hit count. Pinch-...
  • Bumgarner, Giants hold off Phillies for 7-5 victory

    PHILADELPHIA This is an indisputable fact: Madison Bumgarner gave up a grand slam to Jeff Francoeur on Saturday. Those are words that go together like champagne and lug nuts. But despite a very incongruous moment in the fourth inning at Citizens Bank...