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Phillies’ Shortstop Jose Reyes: Could it Happen in 2012?

The Phillies have been a professional franchise for 128 years, and have played almost 20,000 games. In nearly 1600 of those, Jimmy Rollins has taken the field in some capacity. It sort of puts Rollins’ place in Phillies history into perspective as he nears the completion of a decade in Philadelphia.

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World Series Preview Game 6: Do or Die for the Phillies vs.Yankees

The last time the Phillies were in Game 6 of the World Series, Joe Carter's three-run homer sent the Phillies home. As far as the Yankees' last World Series Game 6, it was 2003 against the Marlins. Andy Pettitte pitched that game-and lost. If Pettitte loses tonight's Game 6, the Phillies will have tied the series 3-3, and will go on to the first Game 7 in their long history tomorrow night. If Pettitte wins, the Phillies go home, and all this nonsense about him pitching on three days rest goes out the window.

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World Series Game 4 ends in Yankees win, heartache for Phillies and fans

I can't begin to describe the emptiness I am feeling right now as a Phillies fan. This was our game. Pedro Feliz homered to tie it in the eighth. Brad Lidge, who has been having a fantastic postseason, was going to come in and hold down the fort. Phils would win in walk-off fashion to tie the series up at two games each. The script was written, it just had to play out. It never did. It never will.

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