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Charlie Manuel and Phillies give vets a shopping spree to remember

'Tis the season of giving, and one group that deserves our utmost support should be our veterans.

Recently, the Phillies took residents of the Philadelphia Veterans Comfort House on a surprise shopping spree to Modell's. The team also donated $10,000 to the veterans service organization.

Vets talked about what the day meant to them, some admitting that all they had before their Modell's visit were the clothes on their back.

-- Matt Monagan /

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