Sep 092011
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Hamels shines against potential playoff opponent Brewers

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Phils, Hamels top Brewers behind six-run sixth

September 9

MILWAUKEE — Late last month, when it appeared the Brewers had the National League Central locked up, they turned their attention to the Phillies and the race for the best record in the league.  They thought they had a chance.  Milwaukee entered this four-game series against the Phillies at Miller Park, which had been billed as a potential National League Championship Series preview, needing a big week to keep those hopes alive.

Phils continue to feast on potential playoff foes

September 9 CSN Philly

If this is playoff-preview week then the Phillies might like what they see in October.  Fresh off a three-game sweep of Atlanta, a potential playoff opponent, the Phillies took it to another possible October foe in a 7-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on Thursday night.  Cole Hamels delivered his 14th win and third complete game of the season.

Rollins’ legacy with Phils secure, future uncertain

September 9 CSN Philly

The way Jimmy Rollins sees it, every season is a contract year. It’s just that sometimes a guy doesn’t have a job lined up for the next season.  And so for the first time in 12 major league seasons, Rollins faces the possibility of facing an off-season as a free agent. According to sources, it’s a predicament that won’t be ironed out until the end of the season since Rollins’ representatives and the Phillies will not discuss an extension during the season.

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