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Are Chase Utley and Jimmy Rollins Hall of Famers?

Allentown Morning Call (blog) - 24 Jul 2018
With now-Dodger Chase Utley making what probably will be his last appearance this week as a player in Philadelphia, there's been a lot of talk about whether he should end up in the Hall of Fame. I thought he was the best player in Philadelphia's golden ...
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It didn't take long for Freddy Galvis' defense to wow the Padres - 21 Jul 2018
At the beginning of Galvis' major-league career, his flashy plays stood out but he wasn't as effective with routine plays as Jimmy Rollins was. That changed after Galvis made 17 errors in 2015. In the three seasons since, he's committed just 20 errors ...
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Sizzling Acuna makes history in Braves' victory - 15 Aug 2018
The most recent time a Major League team's first two batters homered against an opponent's first two pitches had been when Philadelphia's Jimmy Rollins and Placido Polanco did so against Atlanta's Russ Ortiz on Sept. 9, 2004. "That kind of surprised me ...
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Phillies are just another team to Freddy Galvis — wink, wink - 13 Aug 2018
He spent a dozen years in the organization, rising to become the team's regular shortstop for three seasons after Jimmy Rollins moved on. Galvis never got on base enough for a Phillies management team that took over before the 2016 season, and he was ...
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Phillies hope to Nix MLB debut for Padres RHP - 10 Aug 2018
The Padres traded him to the division-rival Dodgers on Dec. 18, 2014, in the ill-fated deal that brought outfielder Matt Kemp to the Padres. The following day, the Dodgers traded Eflin to the Phillies for Jimmy Rollins and cash. Eflin is 8-3 this ...
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Can Phillies Rhys Hoskins win NL MVP?

Metro US - 05 Aug 2018
The last time a Phillies player won the award was in the 2007 season, where shortstop Jimmy Rollins had a triple-slash line of .296/.344/.531 to go along with 30 home runs, 94 RBIs, and 41 stolen bases. Rollins received 16 first place votes that year ...
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Former Phillie Thome set to join Hall of Fame fraternity

Press of Atlantic City - 28 Jul 2018
Jimmy Rollins was a promising shortstop about to begin his third full season. But despite that bleak landscape Thome, who was then one of baseball's premier power hitters, signed a six-year, $85 million contract with the Phillies. Thome visited ...

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