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  1. FanGraphs projects Phillies as second-most improved team in 2014

    Feb 26, 2014, 3:29 PM EDT

    Ryne Sandberg, A.J. Burnett

    Despite having what by most accounts was actually a pretty solid offseason, there doesn’t seem to be a whole lot of buzz surrounding the Philadelphia Phillies in 2014. Watching this year’s team could be a lot like visiting your grandparents—of course you love them, but it’s not necessarily the most exciting thing on your calendar.…

  2. Marlon Byrd claims Phillies aren’t old, needs a dictionary

    Jan 26, 2014, 11:06 AM EDT

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    Say what you want about the Philadelphia Phillies and general manager Ruben Amaro Jr., they’re not worried about perceptions. The organization’s relentless pursuit of players approaching their 40s is both funny and sad at the same time, but people affiliated with the team still seem to believe in what they’re doing, or at least they…

  3. Recommended reading: David Murphy on scouting organizations vs. decision-making organizations

    Nov 14, 2013, 12:37 PM EDT

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    The Marlon Byrd signing did not sit well with many Phillies fans in the Philadelphia area over the past few days. It’s not so much that people think Marlon Byrd can’t be a good player for the Phillies in 2013, it’s more the fact that the Phillies gave a guy getting up their in age…

  4. Report: OF Marlon Byrd returning to Phillies

    Nov 12, 2013, 11:48 AM EDT

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    Ruben Amaro Jr. and the Phillies are set to reunite with outfielder Marlon Byrd, according to multiple reports including Michael Barkann on 94 WIP who broke the news. When first hearing about the signing, there are two facts that stick out in Byrd’s bio. The right-handed bat is now 36 years old and was almost…

  5. The Mets Traded Marlon Byrd On Marlon Byrd T-Shirt Night

    Aug 27, 2013, 5:32 PM EDT

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    This isn’t the first time a player has been traded from one team to another only to have his original team still move ahead with a planned giveaway featuring said player. The Phillies still gave out those Hunter Pence bobbleheads after he was sent packing to San Francisco and we were there to document fan…