Jul 292010
 
Eagles sign first round pick Brandon Graham

by Justin Adkins The Eagles have announced that rookie Brandon Graham has agreed to terms on a 5 year contract. Said Graham, “”Oh man, I can’t tell you how excited I am to get there and get it going.  I had talked with Daniel (Te-o’Nesheim) and Eric (Moncur) and they were keeping me up to [More…]

Jul 292010
 
Eagles sign veteran safety Antoine Harris

by Justin Adkins The Eagles have announced the signing of veteran safety Antoine Harris. Harris, 28, last played for the Atlanta Falcons.  From 2007-2009, he played in 35 games, recording 10 tackles and 11 special teams tackles. The 5’10”, 202 lb safety was undrafted out of Louisville.  He spent the 2005 and 2006 seasons on the Tennessee Titans [More…]

Jul 292010
 
BREAKING NEWS: Phillies officially trade for Roy Oswalt

by Justin Adkins Roy Oswalt is officially a Philadelphia Phillie.  Per phillies.com, the Phillies have acquired Oswalt in exchange for Major League left-hander JA Happ, Single-A outfielder Anthony Gose, and low Single-A shortstop Jonathan Villar.  It was previously reported that reliever Vance Worley was part of the deal, but instead it’s Villar. Said Oswalt, “It’s exciting for [More…]

Jul 292010
 
Rumors fly that Oswalt to Phillies is a done deal

by Justin Adkins It looks like it may be a done deal, though it’s not been confirmed or announced yet.  Roy Oswalt is a Philadelphia Phillie. The rumored deal is Roy Oswalt to the Phillies, with the Astros getting lefty JA Happ, reliever Vance Worley, and light hitting speedy Single-A outfielder Anthony Gose.  In addition, [More…]

Jul 292010
 
Astros await Oswalt's OK on deal to Phillies

July 29 Houston Chronicle “The Astros have presented Roy Oswalt with a trade proposal that would have him going to the Philadelphia Phillies, two people with knowledge of the situation have confirmed to the Chronicle. Oswalt, 32, must be willing to waive his no-trade clause for the deal to materialize. Oswalt, under contract through 2011 [More…]

Jul 292010
 
Phillies looking at Indians' Carmona as trade deadline nears

July 29 Philadelphia Daily News  “Two members of the Phillies organization laughed when told of the latest rumor sweeping through cyberspace yesterday – that lefthander J.A. Happ was involved in talks for Cubs lefthander Ted Lilly. Lilly, a free agent after the 2010 season, would be a 2-month rental. Happ, meanwhile, has at least 4 [More…]

Jul 292010
 
Halladay leads Philadelphia Phillies over Arizona Diamondbacks

July 29 Arizona Republic  “Some say Philadelphia’s Roy Halladay is baseball’s best pitcher, and after facing him for the first time on Wednesday night, Rusty Ryal wasn’t about to dispute it. Ryal saw a pitcher with stuff as good as his command, who pounded strikes, who refused to give in to hitters, and whose repertoire [More…]