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Jake Arrieta’s signing has not been as bad as you might think for the Phillies | Bob Brookover

He made his 50th career start for the Phillies Sunday, pitching five painful innings in a win over the Nationals. He hasn't been an ace, but his success shows the Phillies shouldn't be afraid to sign pitchers to long-term deals.
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Jake Arrieta’s signing has not been as bad as you might think for the Phillies | Bob Brookover

He made his 50th career start for the Phillies Sunday, pitching five painful innings in a win over the Nationals. He hasn't been an ace, but his success shows the Phillies shouldn't be afraid to sign pitchers to long-term deals.

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The biggest impact of the Sixers’ whirlwind offseason? It might come from someone you already know. | David Murphy

It’s worth reminding ourselves that the biggest thing the Sixers were missing this past postseason was a healthy Joel Embiid.
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The biggest impact of the Sixers’ whirlwind offseason? It might come from someone you already know. | David Murphy

It’s worth reminding ourselves that the biggest thing the Sixers were missing this past postseason was a healthy Joel Embiid.

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What must Pivetta, Eflin and Velasquez do to keep the Phils competitive? Let’s ask Gabe Kapler. | Marcus Hayes

The Phillies need more from the back end of their rotation. But what, specifically, can they look for?
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What must Pivetta, Eflin and Velasquez do to keep the Phils competitive? Let’s ask Gabe Kapler. | Marcus Hayes

The Phillies need more from the back end of their rotation. But what, specifically, can they look for?
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The Sixers don’t seem to be struggling to get over their breakup with Jimmy Butler. Tobias Harris could be why | David Murphy

The Sixers clearly did not feel comfortable putting the fate of this next chapter in the hands of a player whose volatility had already upset the apple cart in two previous stops.

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Philadelphia Freedoms to play World TeamTennis home opener Monday night at St. Joe’s

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