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Davey Lopes leaves Phillies

PHILADELPHIA -- Davey Lopes has informed the Philadelphia Phillies he won't return as first-base coach, the team says.

Lopes spent the last four seasons with the Phillies, and played a significant role in the team's success in stealing bases. Under Lopes, the Phillies led the league in stolen-base percentage four straight seasons.

Lopes was a four-time All-Star second baseman with the Los Angeles Dodgers during a 16-year career. He also managed the Milwaukee Brewers for two years and parts of another.