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The Phillies' already bad trade with the Red Sox is looking even worse | Extra Innings

Nick Pivetta struck out eight Tuesday night for Boston, and Brandon Workman allowed a walk-off homer to diminish the Phillies' playoff chances some more.

The Phillies' already bad trade with the Red Sox is looking even worse | Extra Innings

Nick Pivetta struck out eight Tuesday night for Boston, and Brandon Workman allowed a walk-off homer to diminish the Phillies' playoff chances some more.

The Phillies were sloppy in their loss to the Nationals and slipped to eighth in the NL playoff standings | Extra Innings

In addition to scoring just once on six hits, the Phillies made three errors and lost for the second straight time with Zack Wheeler on the mound.

The Phillies were sloppy in their loss to the Nationals and slipped to eighth in the NL playoff standings | Extra Innings

In addition to scoring just once on six hits, the Phillies made three errors and lost for the second straight time with Zack Wheeler on the mound.

The Phillies limp into the final lap of playoff race | Extra Innings

The playoff race is jam-packed, and there’s going to be a lot of scoreboard watching during the last week of the season. Here’s a quick look at the teams the Phillies have to worry about.

The Phillies limp into the final lap of playoff race | Extra Innings

The playoff race is jam-packed, and there’s going to be a lot of scoreboard watching during the last week of the season. Here’s a quick look at the teams the Phillies have to worry about.
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Guess who passed the Phillies in the wild-card standings Thursday night | Extra Innings

Another blown three-run lead led to another loss and dropped the Phillies into the No. 8 seed in the NL, one game behind Gabe Kapler's San Francisco Giants.

Hector Neris dropped the ball in the latest Phillies loss | Extra Innings

Neris' balk Wednesday night proved crucial after the Mets were awarded an extra base when he dropped the baseball. That extra base eventually led to the game-winning run.

The Phillies bullpen came up big after Jake Arrieta left Tuesday’s 4-1 win over the Mets with a hamstring injury | Extra Innings

The Phillies trio of JoJo Romero, Tommy Hunter and Hector Neris combined to get the final 11 outs of the game.

Joe Girardi: Phillies control their playoff destiny | Extra Innings

The Phillies manager tried to look on the bright side after his team's dismal seven-game series against the Miami Marlins.

With two weeks to go, where the Phillies stand in the expanded NL playoff picture | Extra Innings

If the season ended Sunday, the Phillies would have the No. 7 seed in the National League despite having the sixth-best record.

Could Alec Bohm become the Phillies' first Rookie of the Year since Ryan Howard? | Extra Innings

The Phillies third baseman continued to build his case Thursday night with two more hits and another RBI against the Marlins.

The Phillies' Neil Walker owes his life to Roberto Clemente | Extra Innings

Walker's father, Tom, wanted to be on Clemente's plane that crashed in 1972, but Clemente told him there was no room for him.

The Phillies will face plenty of quality arms during their seven-game series in Miami | Extra Innings

The Phillies will face former top prospect Sixto Sanchez and the rest of the Marlins' talented pitching staff when the teams begin a series Thursday night.

Sizing up the three teams chasing the Phillies with three weeks left | Extra Innings

If the season ended today, the Phillies would be in the playoffs. So let's take a look at the teams they need to hold off — the Marlins, Mets, and Nationals — to reach October.

Phillies’ roster depth about to be tested by grueling schedule | Extra Innings

All along, the Phillies were going to be tested by a schedule that features five doubleheaders in 15 days. A couple of injuries over the weekend will stretch the roster even more.

Bryce Harper explains why he’s bunting so much | Extra Innings

Harper is one of baseball's feared sluggers, yet he's bunting at a career-high rate.

Phillies manager Joe Girardi believes Dick Allen belongs in Hall of Fame | Extra Innings

Girardi will get to meet the 78-year-old slugging legend Thursday when the Phillies retire his No. 15 during a pregame ceremony at Citizens Bank Park.

The Phillies are searching for answers for Spencer Howard’s steadily diminishing fastball velocity | Extra Innings

Although Howard picked up his first major-league win Monday night, the 24-year-old rookie's average fastball velocity declined in each of his five innings.

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