Halladay, Howard, Utley All-Stars

 Posted by at 3:43 pm
Jul 042010
 
Halladay, Howard, Utley All-Stars

Wilmington News Journal “The All-Star selections just came out, and the Phillies went from having 5 players as starters when the first returns were counted last month, to just one starter, and Chase Utley can’t even play because he’s injured. That means no starters from the Phillies. But the Phillies do have 2 players who can [More…]

Jul 042010
 

July 4 Newark Star-Ledger “In a report on the Russian website, Life Sports, Ilya Kovalchuk’s Russian-based agent, Yury Nikolaev, says the the Philadelphia Flyers and Colorado Avalanche have also made offers to try to sign the unrestricted free agent left wing. The report also mentions the Islanders, who made public their desire to sign Kovalchuk [More…]

Jul 042010
 
Cliff Lee keeps an eye on the Phillies

By Frank Fitzpatrick Inquirer Staff Writer NEW YORK – Cliff Lee walked into the visiting clubhouse at Yankee Stadium Thursday morning, stopped at the corner locker with his name and No. 36 above it, and craned his neck to see one of the four HDTVs hanging in the middle of the room. At that instant, [More…]

Injuries take toll on Phils’ lineup

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Jul 042010
 

July 4 Courier Post Manuel hopes to avoid a repeat of 2009 Mets’ skid The Phillies don’t have to look too far to see the kind of toll injuries can take on a team. Just look at the 2009 New York Mets. The Mets came into that season thinking they had a good chance to [More…]

Jul 042010
 

July 4 Philadelphia Inquirer columnist Frank Fitzpatrick”Outside the University of Central Florida Arena, where Doug Collins was conducting his first practice as 76ers coach Friday, rain fell on a bronze statue of the college’s mascot, an armored knight astride a galloping steed.    The sculpture on Gemini Boulevard seemed an apt symbol for the task confronting [More…]