Aug 192010
 
Rollins back on top in Phillies' win over Giants

August 19 Philadelphia Daily News “TWO WEEKS ago, you wouldn’t have seen it. Not with the lingering effects of a bruised foot greeting each lateral plant with a bolt of pain. “I’m at second,” Jimmy Rollins admitted later. “And that’s about it.” Last night, though? With a line drive bouncing around the rightfield corner like [More...]

Phillies are hottest draw in town

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Aug 192010
 
Phillies are hottest draw in town

August 19 Philadelphia Inquirer “To Francesca Green and Augusta Harris, both 17 and from Berwyn, attending a Phillies game means an overflowing ballpark with a view of Center City, a nose-pleasing aroma of Bull’s BBQ and Tony Luke’s cheesesteaks in Ashburn Alley, and a perpetually contending team of all-stars. Both girls said they had no [More...]

Aug 192010
 
Phillies' Howard Set for Rehab Assignment

August 19 Wilmington News Journal “Ryan Howard will begin a rehab assignment Friday at single-A Lakewood, according to the Phillies. Howard, who has been on the DL since Aug. 2, was eligible to come off on Tuesday but is still experiencing some soreness in his injured ankle. “There’s some (swelling) but it felt good,” Howard [More...]

A healthier Eagles team breaks camp

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Aug 192010
 
A healthier Eagles team breaks camp

August 19 Philadelphia Inquirer “When the Eagles broke training camp on Aug. 12 of last year, the team was thought to be in disarray. The middle linebacker was out for the season, three-fifths of the offensive line was sidelined by injury, and a budding tight end had torn up his knee for the second consecutive [More...]

Aug 192010
 
Eagles QB Kolb looking to establish more rhythm

August 19 Philadelphia Daily News “The quarterback headed toward his Chevy truck with the Texas license plate, parked behind the Lehigh field house. Ask Kevin Kolb what he learned after the 3 1/2-week, 36-practice training camp, and there’s no hesitation in his voice. “The biggest thing I found out in this team is everybody pulls [More...]

Aug 192010
 
Eagles starters to play first half vs. Cincinnati

August 19 Philadelphia Daily News “Andy Reid said Kevin Kolb and the starters will play the first half tomorrow night at Cincinnati. Mike Vick is scheduled to play the third quarter and Mike Kafka the fourth. Not playing this week are centers Nick Cole (knee swelling) and Jamaal Jackson (still recovering from ACL surgery), left [More...]

Aug 192010
 
Eagles' Samuel, Bell may miss Friday's game

August 19 Philadelphia Inquirer “Eagles cornerback Asante Samuel sat out Wednesday’s final practice at Lehigh with a hamstring injury and is questionable for Friday’s second preseason game at Cincinnati, coach Andy Reid said. Mike Bell is questionable as well, but the running back was able to participate in a light morning practice. Bell missed the [More...]