Jul 252010
 
For Worley, A Moment In The Big-League Sun

July 25 Philadelphia Inquirer “Vance Worley struck out two of the three batters he faced and pitched a perfect ninth inning for the Phillies in his major-league debut Saturday at Citizens Bank Park. When the 22-year-old righthander’s work was done, he shook hands with his teammates and catcher Brian Schneider handed him the baseball as [More…]

Hamels Finally Hits 200 Pounds

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Jul 252010
 
Hamels Finally Hits 200 Pounds

July 25 Camden Courier-Post “As milestones go, this one didn’t make headlines, but Cole Hamels is particularly proud of it. “I finally hit 200 (pounds), and it only took 26 years,” Hamels joked. “I have the height, but I’ve always been the skinny kid.” Hamels credits the added weight for bulking up his stats, but [More…]

Can Kolb Chisel His Own Legend?

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Jul 252010
 
Can Kolb Chisel His Own Legend?

July 25 Camden Courier-Post “When it comes to facing ridiculously high expectations, Warren Moon can relate to Kevin Kolb. In 1985, the rebuilding Houston Oilers gambled on Moon’s cannon right arm and burgeoning legend when they signed him away from the Canadian Football League, where he’d led Edmonton to five straight championships. They made him [More…]

Jul 252010
 
Eagles Look To Hobbs To Replace Brown

July 25 Philadelphia Inquirer “For each change made in this most transforming of off-seasons, the Eagles had an answer. It could be argued – and, indeed, it has been – that the answers won’t prove to be the correct ones. But, by and large, when the Eagles dumped a player during a frenzied month of [More…]