Oct 162010
 
Bullpens will figure into NLCS outcome at some point

October 16 Philadelphia Daily News: NONE OF THE other sports does lyrical the way that baseball does lyrical, and in a world that is a lot more Kanye than Keats, there is still nothing quite like the Ode to the Pitchers Battle. The number of words that have been committed to describing the beautiful tension [More…]

Halladay, Lincecum set to square off

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Oct 162010
 
Halladay, Lincecum set to square off

October 16 Philadelphia Inquirer: Maybe the answer has something to do with airplanes. For all their obvious differences, Roy Halladay and Tim Lincecum share top billing for Game 1 of the National League Championship Series because they are arguably the two best pitchers in the NL, if not all of baseball. At 6-foot-6, with a [More…]

Oct 162010
 
Kolb will start at QB for Eagles, but Vick will be ready if needed

October 16 Philadelphia Daily News: This whole “settling in” issue is a bit of a sticky topic for Kolb, with Andy Reid having declared that Vick will retain the starting role pretty much regardless of what Kolb does. So Kolb did not have a thought-provoking answer when asked about his growth process through this extended [More…]

Oct 162010
 
Collins still trying to find a Sixers lineup that works

October 16 Philadelphia Daily News: Last week, 76ers coach Doug Collins swore he would not give in to temptation when asked about moving forward Thad Young from small forward to the big forward position. Necessity has usurped temptation. Originally, Collins envisioned his starting lineup to include Spencer Hawes at center, with Young at the small [More…]