Manuel: Phils not trying to steal signs

Updated: May 13, 2010, 4:00 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

DENVER -- Binoculars in the bullpen? Major League Baseball didn't like what it saw and has told the Philadelphia Phillies to knock it off.

The Phillies insisted Wednesday they weren't trying to steal signs when bullpen coach Mick Billmeyer was caught on camera peering through binoculars from the bullpen bench at Coors Field earlier this week.

Manager Charlie Manuel told The Associated Press that Billmeyer was simply watching Philadelphia catcher Carlos Ruiz set up defensively Monday ...

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