Sep 082010
 
Phillies win wild one over Marlins to reclaim first place in NL East

September 8 Philadelphia Daily News: “CHARLIE MANUEL said he hopes Brad Lidge will be able to recover from his current case of elbow soreness by Friday. The Phillies definitely missed him last night, although clutch late-game performances from Chad Durbin, Ryan Madson, Shane Victorino and Placido Polanco muted the effects. After the Marlins tied the [More…]

Brown injury puts Werth in lineup

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Sep 082010
 
Brown injury puts Werth in lineup

September 8 Camden Courier-Post: “Jayson Werth was supposed to sit out the Phillies‘ game Tuesday because manager Charlie Manuel wanted Werth to get a full day off after not starting the second game of the day-night doubleheader Monday. But a few hours before the game, Domonic Brown, who was scheduled to start in Werth’s place, [More…]

Lidge has elbow soreness

 Posted by at 2:57 pm
Sep 082010
 
Lidge has elbow soreness

September 8 Philadelphia Inquirer: “With a one-run lead Tuesday, Charlie Manuel stuck with his setup man, Ryan Madson, for the ninth even though the righthander had already pitched in the eighth. That’s because Phillies closer Brad Lidge wasn’t available. Following the 8-7 victory over Florida, Manuel revealed Lidge has had soreness in his right elbow, [More…]

Andrews brothers fleeced the Eagles

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Sep 082010
 
Andrews brothers fleeced the Eagles

September 8 Philadelphia Inquirer columnist John Gonzalez: “Local and federal authorities recently released this All-Points Bulletin: Be on the lookout for two large males carrying satchels stuffed with millions of dollars. The suspects are in their late 20s. One is 6-foot-7, 340 pounds. The other is 6-foot-4, 335 pounds. They are believed to be brothers. They [More…]

Eagles DE Trent Cole loaded for bear

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Sep 082010
 
Eagles DE Trent Cole loaded for bear

September 8 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Trent Cole, an outdoors enthusiast who owns a company that makes hunting videos and drives a jacked-up truck painted to look like camouflage-colored leaves, is after large quantities of game this season. “I’m hunting for 23 sacks,” Cole said recently, enough to break the NFL record of 221/2 that is held [More…]

Sep 082010
 
Anxious times for Eagles as cuts are made

September 8 Philadelphia Daily News columnist Winston Justice: “‘WE ARE ALL renting time.” That is what coach Andy Reid tells us. From the front office down, you never know how long you will last in this business. No matter how many times you hear people say, “It’s just a business,” it never gets any easier to [More…]

Sep 082010
 
Eagles rookie Ricky Sapp undergoes "successful" knee surgery

September 8 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Eagles rookie Ricky Sapp had arthroscopic surgery Tuesday on the right knee that hampered him through training camp and the last two years of his college career. The surgery, according to the team, was to debride the knee – a procedure typically used to clean up loose debris or fragments. Sapp [More…]