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Papelbon has been suspended seven games and fined for his actions after blowing a save Sunday, CSN Philadelphia reports.

Papelbon made a lewd gesture toward fans while walking back to the dugout and was subsequently ejected from the game. He will not appeal the suspension, which begins Monday night. Papelbon will be eligible to return Tuesday, Sept. 23 when the Phillies take on the Marlins.

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Papelbon blew a save opportunity Sunday against Miami, allowing four hits and four earned runs in the ninth inning.

Papelbon has been excellent for the Phillies this season, but it all went wrong for the closer on Sunday. His ERA jumped from 1.56 all the way up to 2.10 following the blown save, which was only his fourth of the season.

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Papelbon pitched a scoreless ninth inning against the Marlins on Saturday to pick up his 37th save of the season.

Papelbon continues to get the job done for the Phillies. He has a 1.14 ERA and a 60:14 K:BB ratio in 63.1 innings this season.

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Papelbon allowed one run on two hits and a walk while striking out one, but came away with his 34th save in the Phillies' win over Washington on Friday night.

Papelbon (4 saves, 1.67 ERA) scuffled and let one run in before closing out the Nationals after this mates provided him with a two-run lead after trailing 5-0 and 7-2 earlier in the game. Despite this less-than-stellar outing, Papelbon has been a reliable arm in the end game and one of the few bright spots for the Phillies this season.

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Papelbon completed the Phillies' combined no-hitter Monday afternoon, retiring all three Braves to face him in the ninth.

Cole Hamels started the game and fired six hitless innings before Jake Diekman, Ken Giles and Papelbon finished the job. Philadelphia's closer has been dominant this season, allowing just one run in his last 17 outings.

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Papelbon earned his 32nd save of the season Monday against the Nationals as he pitched one inning and allowed one run and two hits to go along with two strikeouts.

Papelbon has been racking up saves in a hurry of late as he has five in his last six appearances. Although the Phillies have struggled this season, they have had enough close games to leave Papelbon with plenty of save opportunities.

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Papelbon picked up his 30th save of the season, the 8th time in the last nine seasons he's had at least 30, by closing out the Mariners Wednesday pitching a scoreless ninth and striking out two.

Papelbon has never been the most popular player, but he's put together some very impressive numbers over his career and now has 315 saves to go with a 2.34 career ERA and 1.02 career WHIP.

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Papelbon earned his 29th save of the season Monday against the Mariners as he allowed one hit and recorded one strikeout in one scoreless inning.

Papelbon has recorded at least 30 saves in a season every year of his career except for last year when he finished with 29. He continues to be a reliable closer for the Phillies and should remain that way for the rest of the season.

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Papelbon retired all three batters he faced in the ninth inning of Thursday's 6-5 win over Houston to notch his 27th save of the season.

Philadelphia rallied to score five runs in the bottom of the eighth inning, setting up Papelbon for the save. The veteran closer has been solid this season, although there wasn't much interest for him at the July trade deadline. There's a chance he could still be dealt to another team, but that seems unlikely.

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Papelbon has cleared revocable waivers, Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports.

Papelbon is now eligible to be traded to another team. There was not a lot of interest in him at the July trade deadline, so the chances of a deal happening seem slim. The Phillies may need to wait until the offseason to move him when there are more teams looking to fill closing roles.