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A NEW ATTITUDE: ‘Unloaded’ Phillies handle Nats

On a day had felt rather dark,
Jimmy Rollins went inside the park
to highlight Phillies’ bats
against the first-place Nats
in a win that turned into a lark.

WELCOME PARTY: Bryce Harper meets the Phillies

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Rookie phenom, Bryce Harper, showed spunk.
stealing home after Cole Hamels’ plunk.
But the Phils won the bout
in a nine-to-three rout
’cause the rest of the Nationals stunk.

Nationals sweep day-night doubleheader

The Phillies remained in a slump
with Kendrick and Lee on the bump.
And unlike the bats
of the Washington Nats,
the Phils’ “o” could not clear the hump.