Phillies’ Rollins to return Sunday

 Posted by at 12:13 pm
Sep 252010
 
Phillies' Rollins to return Sunday

September 25 Camden Courier-Post: “Phillies manager Charlie Manuel said he’s planning to have shortstop Jimmy Rollins return Sunday from his three-week absence with a strained right hamstring. Rollins played in a simulated game Thursday, the team’s off day, and batted against pitchers Antonio Bastardo, David Herndon, Mike Zagurski and Vance Worley. Rollins, who also ran [More…]

Sep 252010
 
Phillies figured this was best time to shuffle rotation

September 25 Philadelphia Inquirer: “The Phillies shuffled their rotation, Rich Dubee said, mainly because it made too much sense not to. “We thought it’d be better to give these guys an extra day of rest this time instead of next time,” the pitching coach said Friday. “They were going to get one somewhere. We just [More…]

Sep 252010
 
Phillies beat Mets for 11th straight win, cut magic number to two

September 25 Philadelphia Inquirer: Joe Blanton lives in relative obscurity because, well, he is not a member of the Big Three. All of the attention is on the three Phillies aces, the pitchers who almost certainly hold the team’s destiny in a quest for a third consecutive National League pennant. “Joe is the kind of [More…]

Sep 252010
 
Eagles offensive line pushing past blame

September 25 Camden Courier-Post: “Winston Justice spoke earlier this week about the firestorm coming at the Eagles’ offensive line. He didn’t mean the defensive front of Sunday’s opponent, the Jacksonville Jaguars, but the criticism pointed at the front five after coach Andy Reid’s abrupt decision Tuesday to swap quarterbacks from Kevin Kolb to the more-mobile [More…]

Reid flip-flops on Kolb comment

 Posted by at 11:11 am
Sep 252010
 
Reid flip-flops on Kolb comment

September 25 Philadelphia Inquirer: “For at least the second time this week, Andy Reid said one thing only to say the opposite a little later. First it was the Kevin-Kolb-is-my-quarterback-no-now-he-isn’t switch the Eagles‘ coach pulled out of his hat earlier this week. Reid contradicted himself again an hour after his Friday news conference at the [More…]

Sep 252010
 
Flyers' O'Donnell wants last shot at Cup

September 25 Camden Courier-Post columnist Chuck Gormley: “Having tortured his body for 15 seasons, defenseman Sean O’Donnell could easily have called it a career this summer and lived the good life in Southern California, finishing his NHL career where it began in 1994. A summer phone call from good friend Chris Pronger made him reconsider. “We’ve [More…]