Braves rip Moyer, Phillies, 7-5

 Posted by at 11:15 pm
Jul 072010

July 7 Philadelphia Inquirer An hour before the Phillies’ 7-5 loss Wednesday night pushed them a season-high six games behind the first-place Atlanta Braves, Charlie Manuel walked into his team’s clubhouse and issued a proclamation. “It’s hittin’ time,” he said to no one in particular. “Let’s go.” Ryan Howard’s head popped up from his locker [More…]

Jul 072010
Michael Vick restrained during altercation just prior to birthday party shooting

by Justin Adkins Exhibiting the type of judgment that allowed him to see nothing wrong with the systematic torture and murder of animals, Michael Vick had to be restrained during an altercation just prior to the Birthday Party Shootout. That’s the statement made by Harvey L. Bryant, the Commonwealth’s Attorney in Virginia Beach today.  “There were [More…]

Jul 072010
Eagles interested in trading for QB Troy Smith to replace Vick?

by Justin Adkins Howard Eskin reported today via Twitter that the Eagles are interested in Ravens QB Troy Smith, possibly as a replacement for admitted dog torturer Michael Vick. Smith has been asking for a trade out of Baltimore since Joe Flacco was drafted in the 1st round, and since then has become even further buried [More…]

Jul 072010
Phillies interested in trading for Marlins second baseman Dan Uggla?

by Justin Adkins Today on 610 WIP, Howard Eskin claimed that a source from another Major League team told him the Phillies and Red Sox are in pursuit of Dan Uggla, the Marlins all hit, no field second baseman.  Like the Phillies, the Red Sox lost their MVP caliber second baseman, Dustin Pedroia, to injury. [More…]

Phillies fall in 11th to Braves

 Posted by at 12:39 pm
Jul 072010

July 7 Philadelphia Inquirer “The game was lost in the 11th inning when two rarely used Phillies relievers were put in a tight situation. The starter, Cole Hamels, had allowed a home run in the seventh to give Atlanta a lead. None of that mattered to Charlie Manuel after Tuesday’s 6-3 loss to first-place Atlanta [More…]

Jul 072010
Amaro: Phils ponder trade possibilities

July 7 Camden Courier-Post “If the Phillies land another top-shelf starting pitcher for the playoff push — Cliff Lee, even — it might cost them Jayson Werth, Shane Victorino, a top minor league prospect or any combination of the three. Making no bones about his persistent desire to bolster his staff of arms, general manager [More…]