Nov 162010
 
The Crow's Nest: First Moves, part 1

By Barry Jeffrey Jr.: It is early in the offseason, the General Managers meetings have begun today and Free Agency is in its infancy.  That has not stopped the Phillies from making a few moves already.  Today I am going to talk about the Phillies biggest move so far in this early dawn of baseball [More…]

Nov 162010
 
Phillies ace Roy Halladay unanimously wins NL Cy Young

November 16 Philadelphia Inquirer: About 12 hours after Roy Halladay pitched a perfect game, he was drenched in sweat. He walked into the visitors’ clubhouse at Sun Life Stadium in Miami and sat down at his locker, tucked in the very back corner. From that very spot those 12 hours earlier, Halladay stood and panned [More…]

Nov 162010
 
Halladay has made his Phillies teammates better

November 16 Philadelphia Daily News: “Once in a great while, a ballplayer comes along who enhances the performance of a major league team by more than his numbers. He also changes the perceived culture of the team, alters the chemistry and the image itself, if you will, in a way that extends from the clubhouse [More…]

Nov 162010
 
Eagles Runaround: 11.16.10; Redskins rolled, Vick, McNabb, spitting, more...

November 16: Philadelphia Eagles news and stories from around the web… Rout of Redskins takes heat off Eagles’ run defense November 16 Philadelphia Daily News columnist Paul Domowitch: “Thanks to Michael Vick and the Eagles‘ high-flying offense, Sean McDermott’s defense never really got an opportunity to show the Redskins how much their run defense has improved [More…]

Nov 162010
 
Eagles smash records in 59-28 rout of Redskins

November 16 Philadelphia Inquirer: “This was a Mike Tyson-in-his-prime kind of knockout. After jawing by both teams raised the intensity before the game, the Eagles opened the real action with a head-snapping, message-sending uppercut. It took 18 seconds. Led by a dominant Michael Vick, the Eagles then poured it on the Redskins in a record-setting [More…]

Nov 162010
 
Flyers Runaround: 11.16.10; Defeat Senators 5-1, Nodl injury, more...

November 16: Philadelphia Flyers news and stories from around the web… Giroux, Richards spark Flyers to another easy win November 16 Philadelphia Daily News: “IT ENDED, on the scoreboard, with a similar result. But while the route the Flyers took in last night’s 5-1 win over the Ottawa Senators included the familiar power-play and shorthanded [More…]

Nov 162010
 
Sixers Runaround: 11.16.10; Consistency elusive, defense, more...

November 16: Philadelphia 76ers news and stories from around the web… Sixers striving for consistency November 16 Philadelphia Daily News: “If you looked at the Cleveland Cavaliers and the 76ers before the season began and you questioned which team would be battling an identity crisis early on, Cleveland would win hands down. Their home-grown star [More…]