April 27 – 30; @ Phillies – Series Preview

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Fresh off their first series win of the season against the Cardinals, the Cubs roll into Philly to take on the banged up Phillies.  It’s not your “normal” Phillies squad, at least at the plate, no Utley, no Howard, both are out hurt for extended periods of time.  The Phillies are just as good as they’ve always been with the likes of Hamels, Halladay, and Lee.  The four game set is huge for the Cubs given their success in their last series, it’s imperative to build on that series or else this could be a rough trip.  Full previews after the jump.

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