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MLB Prospect Watch: Recapping the last decade of baseball's top overall draft picks

With Major League Baseball's draft now less than a month away (Sunday, July 17), CBS Sports has begun previewing the upcoming class. We've already ranked the top 30 prospects; mocked the first round; and surveyed the most polarizing players. We'll have even more preview material coming over the ensuing weeks, all the way up until the Baltimore Orioles make their third No. 1 overall selection in franchise history.
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Philadelphia Phillies vs San Diego Padres 6/24/2022 Picks Predictions Previews

The Philadelphia Phillies and the San Diego Padres will play the second match at the Petco Park in San Diego, California on Friday, June 24, 2022, at 9:40 PM ET. The Phillies are in third place in the NL East standings with a record of 36-34. Philadelphia snapped its fourth losing streak and won the opening game series against San Diego to a score of 6-2.
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Phillies’ League Leaders fueling their hunt for the postseason

During the course of the baseball season, especially when your team is in the race for a playoff spot, it's fun to look at the league leaders each week. Statistics will give you a glimpse of how your team is playing; The Phillies are currently 37-34 heading into action on Friday, which means they are eight games behind the New York Mets in the National League East and 2.5 Games out of the final NL Wild Card spot. Kyle Schwarber is current tied for the lead in the National League with 20 Home Runs (tied with the Mets' Pete Alonso). 2021 NL MVP Bryce Harper has the fourth-best Batting Average in the National League hitting .325 as he continues to be the Phillies best player. Harper is the Phillies leader in Batting Average, RBIs, and On-Base Percentage. The Phillies continue their road trip in San Diego this weekend after taking game one on Thursday Night after Ranger Suarez outlasted one of the best pitchers in Baseball, Joe Musgrove.
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MLB DFS: Phillies, Astros Top Leverage Stacks for Friday

We have a new page to offer where the sims will be updated throughout the day. You can find it here, the link will be the same every day (for bookmarking purposes), and all the tables are pre-sorted for you. STACK IT UP. Stack optimal probabilities are calculated using each...
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The utter dominance of Clay Holmes and his sinker, explained by a master

Even when he didn’t pitch well last year, Zack Britton was still a ground-ball machine. The lefty Yankees reliever finished in the top five in the majors in ground ball rate (minimum of 10 innings pitched) at 68 percent. The pitcher who finished one spot in front of him? Clay Holmes. “He’s almost like a right-handed version of Britton,’’ catcher Kyle Higashoka said of Holmes, who — like Britton — makes his living with a nasty sinker. “The pitch is so good, you know it’s coming most of the time and it almost doesn’t matter.” This season, Holmes is indeed throwing the sinker almost...
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Phillies vs. Padres odds, prediction: Back the visitors in San Diego today

In advance of Friday’s Phillies-Padres MLB matchup in San Diego, Charlie DiSturco of The Action Network is here to share his best bet (video above). The Phillies claimed the first game of the series 6-2 and will send ace Aaron Nola to the mound Friday. As for the Padres — winners of three straight before Thursday’s loss — they’ll send Mackenzie Gore to the hill. For DiSturco, he sees a massive edge for the Phillies in the pitching matchup. “Over the last three starts, [Nola] has given up just two runs over 23 innings,” DiSturco says. “And, he’s lowered his...
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Washington Nationals’ well-rested bullpen; matching up late + more from manager Davey Martinez...

Davey Martinez and his club were looking forward to a day off this past Monday after they’d wrapped up a rough 3-8 homestand with a five-game-sweep-avoiding win over Philadelphia’s Phillies, and going into the first of two with the Baltimore Orioles on the road, the fifth-year manager said his bullpen was in good shape after the brief break.
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SCHWARBS AND JT END PHILS LOSING STREAK: 2 1/2 OUT OF WILD CARD!

Kyle Schwarber and JT Realmuto homered for the Phillies, who handed the Padres Joe Musgrove his first loss and snapped a three-game losing streak with a 6-2 victory. “We hit some balls hard,” Schwarber said. “The guy’s a good pitcher. He’s got the stuff and he’s got four or five pitches; two really-plus breaking balls. We were able to capitalize on some mistakes. We threw some good at-bats together and that’s how you’re going to beat guys like that.
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