Sep 272010
 
Halladay's gem clinches 4th straight division title for Phillies

September 27 mlb.com: WASHINGTON — Roy Halladay probably imagined this moment a million times. The players rushing onto the field. The champagne burning in his eyes. The smiles. The Phillies clinched their fourth consecutive National League East championship Monday night with an 8-0 victory over the Nationals at Nationals Park. They also clinched the league’s [More…]

Sep 272010
 
Busy week ahead for Rollins to prepare for Phillies' postseason

September 27 Philadelphia Daily News: “With a six-game lead over the Braves in the National League East and a five-game lead over the Giants for homefield advantage throughout the playoffs, today could mark the start of the Phillies‘ least dramatic week of the season. For Jimmy Rollins, though, it could be crucial. The shortstop entered [More…]

Sep 272010
 
Celebration on hold as Phillies lose to Mets

September 27 Philadelphia Daily News: “THE PROTECTIVE plastic remained rolled above the locker tops, and the bottles of champagne remained corked. Instead of a party, there was a procession to the idling buses waiting to whisk them to the nation’s capital. In their final home game of the regular season, the Phillies gave away everything [More…]

Sep 272010
 
Flyers goalie Leighton gets his aching back examined

September 27 Philadelphia Inquirer: “So much for Sunday being an uneventful off day. Flyers goaltender Michael Leighton underwent an MRI exam and several Flyers hopefuls were released during the team’s first off day of the preseason. Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren did not say much about Leighton. “We are awaiting the results,” Holmgren said in [More…]