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Brandon Phillips #4 of the Cincinnati Reds rounds the bases on a solo home run in Game 2 of the NLDS against the Philadelphia Phillies. (Oct. 8, 2010)

NLDS: Phillies sweep Reds

The Phillies swept the Reds to advance to the NLCS for the second straight year.

Cincinnati Reds center fielder Drew Stubbs crashes into
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Cincinnati Reds center fielder Drew Stubbs crashes into the fence trying to catch a home run by Philadelphia Phillies' Chase Utley in the fifth inning of Game 3 of baseball's National League Division Series Sunday, Oct. 10, 2010, in Cincinnati.

Chase Utley #26 of the Philadelphia Phillies forces
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Chase Utley #26 of the Philadelphia Phillies forces out Scott Rolen #27 of the Cincinnati Reds at second base during Game 3 of the NLDS at Great American Ball Park on October 10, 2010 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

A Philadelphia Phillies fan holds a sign during
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A Philadelphia Phillies fan holds a sign during the fifth inning of Game 3 of baseball's National League Division Series between the Phillies and Cincinnati Reds Sunday, Oct. 10, 2010, in Cincinnati.

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Cincinnati Reds center fielder Drew Stubbs (6) leaps
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Cincinnati Reds center fielder Drew Stubbs (6) leaps at the fence but can't catch a solo home run by Philadelphia Phillies' Chase Utley in the fifth inning of Game 3 of baseball's National League Division Series Sunday, Oct. 10, 2010, in Cincinnati.

Philadelphia Phillies' Chase Utley trots home after a
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Philadelphia Phillies' Chase Utley trots home after a solo home run off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Johnny Cueto in the fifth inning of Game 3 of baseball's National League Division Series Sunday, Oct. 10, 2010, in Cincinnati.

Philadelphia Phillies' Chase Utley watches his solo home
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Philadelphia Phillies' Chase Utley watches his solo home run off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Johnny Cueto in the fifth inning of Game 3 of baseball's National League Division Series Sunday, Oct. 10, 2010, in Cincinnati.

Philadelphia Phillies' Jayson Werth (28) reaches safely as
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Philadelphia Phillies' Jayson Werth (28) reaches safely as Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto (19) is pulled off the bag on a throwing error by shortstop Orlando Cabrera in the first inning of Game 3 of baseball's National League Division Series Sunday, Oct. 10, 2010, in Cincinnati. Placido Polanco scored from third on the play.

Jayson Werth #28 of the Philadelphia Phillies hits
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Jayson Werth #28 of the Philadelphia Phillies hits a run-scoring single in the 1st inning against the Cincinnati Reds during game 3 of the NLDS at Great American Ball Park on October 10, 2010 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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Jayson Werth #28 of the Philadelphia Phillies
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Jayson Werth #28 of the Philadelphia Phillies runs to first base after hitting a run-scoring single in the 1st inning against the Cincinnati Reds during game 3 of the NLDS at Great American Ball Park on October 10, 2010 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Cincinnati Reds' Jay Bruce (32) celebrates after hitting
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Cincinnati Reds' Jay Bruce (32) celebrates after hitting a solo homerun against the Philadelphia Phillies during the fourth inning. (Oct. 8, 2010)

Cincinnati Reds' Scott Rolen (27) celebrates with Brandon
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Cincinnati Reds' Scott Rolen (27) celebrates with Brandon Phillips (4) after Phillips scored on a sacrifice fly hit by Joey Votto during the fifth inning. (Oct. 8, 2010)

Philadelphia Phillies' Ryan Howard strikes out swinging to
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Philadelphia Phillies' Ryan Howard strikes out swinging to end the fifth inning as Cincinnati Reds catcher Ryan Hanigan reaches for the ball and umpire Bruce Dreckman looks on during Game 2. (Oct. 8, 2010)

Philadelphia Phillies' Jayson Werth steals second base as
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Philadelphia Phillies' Jayson Werth steals second base as Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips (4) bobbles the throw during the sixth inning of Game 2. (Oct. 8, 2010)

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Roy Oswalt #44 of the Philadelphia Phillies walks
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Roy Oswalt #44 of the Philadelphia Phillies walks back to the mound in Game 2 of the NLDS against the Cincinnati Reds. (Oct. 8, 2010)

Brandon Phillips #4 of the Cincinnati Reds rounds
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Brandon Phillips #4 of the Cincinnati Reds rounds the bases on a solo home run in Game 2 of the NLDS against the Philadelphia Phillies. (Oct. 8, 2010)

Laynce Nix #17 of the Cincinnati Reds is
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Laynce Nix #17 of the Cincinnati Reds is safe at first in front of Ryan Howard #6 of the Philadelphia Phillies in Game 2 of the NLDS. (Oct. 8, 2010)

Bronson Arroyo #61 of the Cincinnati Reds pitches
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Bronson Arroyo #61 of the Cincinnati Reds pitches in Game 2 of the NLDS against the Philadelphia Phillies. (Oct. 8, 2010)

Cincinnati Reds' Jay Bruce hits a homerun as
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Cincinnati Reds' Jay Bruce hits a homerun as Philadelphia Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz and umpire Bruce Dreckman look on during the fourth inning of Game 2. (Oct. 8, 2010)

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The scoreboard is shown after the Phillies' Roy
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The scoreboard is shown after the Phillies' Roy Halladay threw a no-hitter against the Reds in Game 1 of the NLDS. (Oct. 6, 2010)

Phillies pitcher Roy Halladay smiles at a news
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Phillies pitcher Roy Halladay smiles at a news conference after throwing a no-hitter to defeat the Cincinnati Reds, 4-0, during Game 1 of the National League Division Series. (Oct. 6, 2010)

Fireworks go off as fans and Phillies players
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Fireworks go off as fans and Phillies players celebrate at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia after Roy Halladay pitched a no-hitter in Game 1 of the NLDS against the Cincinnati Reds. (Oct. 6, 2010)

Philadelphia's Roy Halladay tips his cap to the
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Philadelphia's Roy Halladay tips his cap to the crowd after throwing a no-hitter in Game 1 of the NLDS against the Cincinnati Reds. (Oct. 6, 2010)

Roy Halladay, left, and Carlos Ruiz of the
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Roy Halladay, left, and Carlos Ruiz of the Philadelphia Phillies celebrate Halladay's no-hitter in Game 1 of the NLDS against the Cincinnati Reds. (Oct. 6, 2010)

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PHILADELPHIA - OCTOBER 06: Roy Halladay #34 of
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PHILADELPHIA - OCTOBER 06: Roy Halladay #34 of the Philadelphia Phillies is mobbed by teammates after pitching a no-hitter and the win in Game 1 of the NLDS against the Cincinnati Reds at Citizens Bank Park on October 6, 2010 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Roy Halladay celebrates with
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Roy Halladay celebrates with catcher Carlos Ruiz (51) after throwing a no-hitter to defeat the Cincinnati Reds 4-0 during Game 1 of baseball's National League Division Series Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Rob Carr)

Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Roy Halladay delivers to
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Roy Halladay delivers to a Cincinnati Reds batter during the fifth inning of Game 1 of the NLDS. (Oct. 6, 2010)

Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Roy Halladay delivers to
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Roy Halladay delivers to Cincinnati Reds' Drew Stubbs during the fifth inning of Game 1 of baseball's National League Division Series, Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Philadelphia.

Fans cheer at the start of Game
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Fans cheer at the start of Game 1 of the NLDS between the Cincinnati Reds and the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on October 6, 2010 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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Fans cheer at the start of Game 1
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Fans cheer at the start of Game 1 of the NLDS between the Cincinnati Reds and the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on October 6, 2010 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Cincinnati Reds center fielder Drew Stubbs catches a
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Cincinnati Reds center fielder Drew Stubbs catches a ball hit by Philadelphia Phillies' Ryan Howard for an out during the fifth inning of Game 1 of baseball's National League Division Series, Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Philadelphia.

Jonny Gomes #31 of the Cincinnati Reds
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Jonny Gomes #31 of the Cincinnati Reds fails to make a catch in Game 1 of the NLDS against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on October 6, 2010 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Philadelphia Phillies' Shane Victorino steals third base as
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Philadelphia Phillies' Shane Victorino steals third base as Cincinnati Reds third baseman Scott Rolen applies the late tag during the second inning of Game 1 of baseball's National League Division Series, Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Philadelphia. Looking on is umpire Ed Rapuano.

Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Roy Halladay delivers to
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Roy Halladay delivers to a Cincinnati Reds batter during the fifth inning of Game 1 of baseball's National League Division Series, Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Philadelphia.

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Edinson Volquez #36 of the Cincinnati Reds reacts
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Edinson Volquez #36 of the Cincinnati Reds reacts in Game 1 of the NLDS against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on October 6, 2010 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Philadelphia Phillies' Carlos Ruiz, right, celebrates with Jimmy
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Philadelphia Phillies' Carlos Ruiz, right, celebrates with Jimmy Rollins (11) after scoring on a single by teammate Roy Halladay in the second inning of Game 1 of baseball's National League Division Series, against the Cincinnati Reds, Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Philadelphia.

Edinson Volquez #36 of the Cincinnati Reds leaves
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Edinson Volquez #36 of the Cincinnati Reds leaves Game 1 of the NLDS against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on October 6, 2010 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Travis Wood #30 of the Cincinnati Reds
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Travis Wood #30 of the Cincinnati Reds delivers in Game 1 of the NLDS against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on October 6, 2010 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Roy Halladay #34 of the Philadelphia Phillies delivers
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Roy Halladay #34 of the Philadelphia Phillies delivers in Game 1 of the NLDS against the Cincinnati Reds. (Oct. 6, 2010)

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