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CHICAGO - Pedro Alvarez stepped to the plate ready to strike in a big spot.
PHILADELPHIA - Six years removed from the second championship in franchise history, the Philadelphia Phillies enter 2014 maintaining high hopes in spite of an aging roster and sagging expectations.