Ben Silver

Ben Silver

Ben Silver is deputy editor for Inside the Phillies. A graduate of Boston University, Ben formerly covered the Phillies for PhilliesNation.com. Follow him on Twittter @BenHSilver.

How the Philadelphia Phillies Cornered the Market With Harper's and Turner's Contracts
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How the Philadelphia Phillies Cornered the Market With Harper's and Turner's Contracts

The Philadelphia Phillies cornered the free agent market, handing out long-term, low-AAV deals to Bryce Harper and Trea Turner, here's how their strategy works.

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Social Media Reacts to the Philadelphia Phillies Acquisition of Trea Turner
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Social Media Reacts to the Philadelphia Phillies Acquisition of Trea Turner

The acquisition of Trea Turner set Philadelphia Phillies Twitter aflame! Here's some of the best tweets from today's reaction.

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Report: Philadelphia Phillies Agree to Terms With Free Agent Shortstop Trea Turner
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Report: Philadelphia Phillies Agree to Terms With Free Agent Shortstop Trea Turner

According to a new report, the Philadelphia Phillies have come to terms with super star free agent shortstop Trea Turner.

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How Does Verlander's Deal With the Mets Impact the Philadelphia Phillies?
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How Does Verlander's Deal With the Mets Impact the Philadelphia Phillies?

Three-time Cy Young Award winner Justin Verlander has inked a deal with the New York Mets, the Philadelphia Phillies most hated rival.

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Philadelphia Phillies Claim Outfielder Jake Cave off Waivers
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Philadelphia Phillies Claim Outfielder Jake Cave off Waivers

The Philadelphia Phillies have claimed Jake Cave off waivers from the Baltimore Orioles.

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Philadelphia Phillies Season in Review: Zach Eflin
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Philadelphia Phillies Season in Review: Zach Eflin

Though Zach Eflin's 2022 wasn't that much different from his 2021 or 2020 on the stat sheet. The Philadelphia Phillies second longest tenured player proved his mettle.

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Report: Zach Eflin Signs Free Agent Contract with Tampa Bay Rays
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Report: Zach Eflin Signs Free Agent Contract with Tampa Bay Rays

Former-Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Zach Eflin has reportedly inked a three-year contract with the Tampa Bay Rays.

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Philadelphia Phillies Season in Review: Brandon Marsh
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Philadelphia Phillies Season in Review: Brandon Marsh

Brandon Marsh made a drastic change upon his arrival with the Philadelphia Phillies, have they finally found their center fielder of the future.

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J.T. Realmuto Earns Baseball America All-MLB First Team
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J.T. Realmuto Earns Baseball America All-MLB First Team

Philadelphia Phillies catcher J.T. Realmuto picked up Baseball America first-team All-MLB honors.

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Report: Bryce Harper Has Successful Tommy John Surgery
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Report: Bryce Harper Has Successful Tommy John Surgery

According to a new report, Philadelphia Phillies slugger Bryce Harper underwent successful Tommy John surgery on Wednesday.

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Philadelphia Phillies Season in Review: Ranger Suárez
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Philadelphia Phillies Season in Review: Ranger Suárez

Philadelphia Phillies starter Ranger Suárez used the postseason to cement himself a spot atop the rotation.

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The Philadelphia Phillies Have a Third Ace in Ranger Suárez
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The Philadelphia Phillies Have a Third Ace in Ranger Suárez

Ranger Suárez was as integral to the Philadelphia Phillies World Series run as any other player on the team.

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