Feb 162011
 
Phillies release Carpenter, sign Schlitter, interested in Maine

By Justin Adkins: Even after assembing the Four Horsemen, Phillies general manager apparently isn’t satisfied with his pitching situation. Today the team announced that starter/reliever Andrew Carpenter has been designated for assignment and former Phils farmhand Brian Schlitter has been claimed off waivers from the Yankees. Carpenter has only appeared in five games over three [More…]

Feb 162011
 
The Crow’s Nest: Breaking down the 2011 Phillies - The Bullpen

By Barry Jeffrey, Jr.: If there is a weakness on the Phillies, most of the experts point to here.  Many questions pertaining to the pen often come up.  Among these questions is which Brad Lidge will show up? Lidge is still the closer, and a pricey one ($11.5 million) whose in game stability has been [More…]

Feb 162011
 
Flyers Runaround: 02.16.11; the Kris Versteeg trade...

February 16: Philadelphia Flyers news and stories from around the web… Versteeg excited by trade February 16 Camden Courier-Post: “On the underside of his arm, Kris Versteeg bears a reminder of just how far the Flyers came to winning a Stanley Cup last June.  Tattooed into his skin are three numbers that will live forever [More…]

Flyers top Lightning in shootout win

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Feb 162011
 
Flyers top Lightning in shootout win

February 16 Philadelphia Inquirer: “James van Riemsdyk did not think. He just reacted.  After watching Tampa Bay defenseman Randy Jones stick his knee out on a dangerous hit against teammate Claude Giroux just 7 minutes into the game, the usually docile van Riemsdyk took exception. Click here for complete article… Click here to Comment and [More…]

Sixers fall to Grizzlies, 102-91

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Feb 162011
 
Sixers fall to Grizzlies, 102-91

February 16 Philadelphia Inquirer: “If the 76ers had a visible battery life, like in a video game, it would have been blinking red only minutes into Tuesday night’s 102-91 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies.  Everything went wrong. Click here for complete article… Click here to Comment and Discuss on the PSC 76ers message board forum… TALKIN [More…]

Feb 162011
 
Phillies Spring Training photos - 02.15.11

By Justin Adkins: Thanks to the venerable Bill A. from Tampa Bay (aka gulfcoaster on the PSC message boards), we are glad to present exclusive shots direct from Phillies Spring Training workouts. Enjoy (click to enlarge): More pics:  Page 2 / Page 3 We’ll post more Thursday and Friday, and then again once position players [More…]