Jul 132010
 
Eagles sign WR Riley Cooper to 4 year deal

by Justin Adkins The Eagles have announced the signing of rookie WR Riley Cooper to a 4 year contract. Selected in the 5th round (159th overall), Cooper played college football at Florida with Tim Tebow.  He played in 51 games while there, starting 28.  This past season he had 51 catches for 961 yards and 9 touchdowns, [More…]

Jul 132010
 
Carcillo signs one-year deal with Flyers

July 13 philadelphiaflyers.com The Philadelphia Flyers have signed 6’0’’, 205-pound left wing Dan Carcillo to a one-year contract, according to club General Manager Paul Holmgren. Per club policy, financial terms were not disclosed. “We are happy to have Dan under contract for the 2010-11 season,” said Holmgren.   Carcillo, 25, recorded 22 points (12G,10A) and [More…]

Jul 132010
 
Thanks to Rollins and Ruiz, Phillies in decent shape at All-Star break

July 13 Philadelphia Daily News columnist Bill Conlin “EIGHTY-SEVEN GAMES into the 1993 season, Jim Fregosi’s loose-as-ashes Phillies had it on cruise control. They had been in first place all but 1 day in early April and had turned the National League East into a rout. They were 56-31 with a five-game lead that had been [More…]

Halladay’s perspective has changed

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Jul 132010
 
Halladay's perspective has changed

July 13 Philadelphia Daily News “It’s not just that Roy Halladay leads the majors with 148 innings pitched. It’s that he eclipses the next closest starter, Seattle’s Felix Hernandez, by more than a complete game. So while it remains likely that the Phillies righthander will pitch an inning in his seventh All-Star Game tonight at [More…]

Jul 132010
 
Eagles Camp Battle - Cole vs. McGlynn at Center

by Justin Adkins With Jamaal Jackson unlikely to be ready to start the season while recovering from the ACL tear he suffered last year in Week 16 against the Broncos, the Center position for the Philadelphia Eagles is up for grabs.  The two most likely candidates for the fill-in job are Nick Cole, the veteran back-up, and [More…]

Jul 132010
 
Phillies in familiar spot entering second half

July 13 Philadelphia Inquirer columnist Phil Sheridan  “Charlie Manuel’s steady job as manager of the National League all-star team will be on the line in the months ahead. The gig, which goes to the NL representative in the World Series, is well-deserved this year. In the middle of last week, Manuel made a few pointed remarks [More…]

Phils have two All-Star winners

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Jul 132010
 
Phils have two All-Star winners

July 13 Camden Courier-Post  “Roy Halladay and Placido Polanco know what it’s like to win the All-Star Game. Not many National Leaguers can say that anymore. Polanco’s only appearance came in 2007 as a member of the Detroit Tigers, when Tigers’ manager Jim Leyland managed the AL. The Tigers had gone to the World Series [More…]