Philadelphia Phillies’ Rhys Hoskins is cheered in the dugout after hitting a two-run home run during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Aug. 25, 2017, in Philadelphia. Laurence Kesterson AP
Philadelphia Phillies’ Rhys Hoskins is cheered in the dugout after hitting a two-run home run during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Aug. 25, 2017, in Philadelphia. Laurence Kesterson AP

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