Jul 102010
 
Phillies walk off Reds in extra innings... again

July 10 Philadelphia Inquirer Even Roy Halladay could admit it. He rarely talks of focusing on anything besides his next pitch. That’s how he taught himself to win. Forget about everything else. But he was locked in a scoreless game with Cincinnati’s Travis Wood – who was working on a perfect game. “It’s obviously a [More…]

Jul 102010
 
Howard's walkoff blast lifts Phils to improbable win over Reds

July 10 Philadelphia Daily News “IT IS HARD to imagine that three of the most crucial home runs of late belong to Brian Schneider, Greg Dobbs and Cody Ransom. But, then, this season has been hard to imagine, from the injuries to the ineptitude to the stalking-horse status this Phillies team holds. And so, last [More…]

Jul 102010
 
Phillies' Werth: Outburst part of game

July 10 Philadelphia Inquirer   ” Jayson Werth said he felt “bad” about what happened along the right-field line during the 12th inning of the Phillies’ 4-3, 12-inning victory Thursday night against Cincinnati. He didn’t say he was sorry about it. After making a sensational catch against the right-field wall for the second out of the [More…]

Jul 102010
 
Werth might be player Phillies need most

 July 10 Philadelphia Daily News “When general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said earlier this week that he would consider trading a player off his active roster if it meant an overall upgrade to the club, the first candidate who came to mind was Jayson Werth. Werth, after all, is the exact type of righthanded power [More…]

Jul 102010
 
Entering all-star break, best of best Phillies farmhands

 July 10 Philadelphia Inquirer “The all-star break is always a good check point for what’s happening with a baseball team and organization. The Phillies’ struggles have been well documented, so here’s a look at how things are going down on the farm as the Phillies’ Lehigh Valley affiliate prepares to host the triple-A All-Star Game [More…]

Flyers sign Zherdev to 1-year deal

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Jul 102010
 
Flyers sign Zherdev to 1-year deal

July 10 Philadelphia Inquirer “Days after reports surfaced that free-agent forward Nikolai Zherdev was inching closer to returning to the NHL, the former fourth overall draft pick signed a one-year deal with the Flyers on Friday. Zherdev’s signing probably means the end of Simon Gagne’s 10-year career with the Flyers. Zherdev signed for $2 million, [More…]