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Weird and Wild: The Mayor (Sean Casey) restores order after Pham-Pederson fantasy football flap

Weird and Wild: The Mayor (Sean Casey) restores order after Pham-Pederson fantasy football flap

We take one week off from Weirdness and Wildness, to pursue other assignments. And what happens? This sport runs amok. What else? Yadi got to pitch — in a shutout? … An innocent little wild pitch turned into an error on the center fielder? … A Burger homered on National Burger Day? Yep, that all happened in between Weird …

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Firing Joe Girardi wouldn't fix Phillies' problems

Firing Joe Girardi wouldn’t fix Phillies’ problems

With Phillies manager Joe Girardi facing questions from reporters about his job security, owner John Middleton and president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski must consider the following. • Would moving on from Girardi elicit howls of injustice from players, fans and media? (Probably not.) • Who would replace Girardi? (There is no obvious answer.) • …

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Eduardo Escobar walks off Mets in 10-inning win over Phillies for first sweep

Eduardo Escobar walks off Mets in 10-inning win over Phillies for first sweep

The Plummer arrived just in time.  Nick Plummer went from anonymous reserve outfielder to a player who had a Mets moment Sunday night, helping his team emerge from the raw sewage of a blown save by Adam Ottavino to celebrating a wild win.  Plummer tied the game with a mighty swing in the ninth and …

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Hot Bats Propel New York to 8-2 Victory Over Philadelphia | Metsmerized Online

Hot Bats Propel New York to 8-2 Victory Over Philadelphia | Metsmerized Online

Mandatory Credit: Wendell Cruz-USA TODAY Sports It’s a series victory for the New York Mets (31-17), who defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (21-26) by a score of 8-2 on Saturday night. The Mets got just enough from their starting pitching, and the offense broke the game open in the middle innings, vaulting the team to a …

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