Oct 302010
 
Amaro says Phillies have 'touched base' with Werth

October 30 Philadelphia Daily News: “Contact has been made between Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. and the agent for Jayson Werth, although the free-agent-to-be rightfielder still seems certain to hit the open market 5 days after the World Series ends. “We’ve touched base,” Amaro said, without offering specifics of the conversation. Although Werth still [More…]

Oct 302010
 
Elbow surgery a success for Phillies' Polanco

October 30 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Placido Polanco had successful surgery on his left elbow Friday, the Phillies said. General manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said in a statement that he is confident Polanco will be ready for spring training. The team is hopeful he can swing a bat within 10 weeks, in early January. “It went very [More…]

Oct 302010
 
Jackson faces another long road back to Eagles

October 30 Wilmington News Journal: “The stadium went silent. That’s what Jamaal Jackson remembers most about the moment his arm went numb and the realization set in that his season, barely 20 minutes old, was over. Almost 70,000 fans had packed Lincoln Financial Field for the opener against Green Bay, but the Eagles‘ center couldn’t [More…]

Oct 302010
 
Flyers Runaround: 10.30.10; defeat Penguins, Leighton returning, more...

October 30: Philadelphia Flyers news and stories from around the web… Flyers beat the Penguins on Pittsburgh’s bad ice October 30 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Superstar Sidney Crosby and his Pittsburgh Penguins teammates do not like the ice at their spiffy new arena, the Consol Energy Center. The ice is so choppy that Crosby said he has to [More…]

Oct 302010
 
Sixers Runaround: 10.30.10; Hawks loss, Iguodala trade talk, more…

October 30: Philadelphia 76ers news and stories from around the web… Sixers’ rally falls short as they lose to Hawks October 30 Philadelphia Daily News: “A COUPLE OF sequences defined the 76ers‘ loss to the Atlanta Hawks last night at the Wells Fargo Center. Each came at points in the game when, if the Sixers [More…]