Apr 022011
 
Phillies Opening Day 2011: A Recap

By Ben Neidigh: I would like to give a rundown of opening day, and the game itself. The weather was cold and windy, but that didn’t stop the fans from showing up early to tailgate. My Dad picked me up around 10:00 and we arrived at the stadium around 10:30. My dad is a bit [More…]

Apr 022011
 
Phillies Runaround 04.02.11: Opening Day walkoff win, more...

April 2: Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… Phillies rally for 3 in 9th to beat Astros April 2 Camden Courier-Post: “Pinch-hitter John Mayberry Jr. lined an RBI single off closer Brandon Lyon that capped a three-run rally in the bottom of the ninth inning today and [More…]

Apr 022011
 
Floundering Flyers fail against Devils

April 2 Camden Courier-Post: “Two nights in a row the Flyers had a chance to snuff out an opponent’s flickering playoff hopes. To crush their spirits and dance on their graves. Each time, they politely — some would argue too politely — refused. And now it is the Flyers whose playoff position is on thin [More…]

Apr 022011
 
Sixers clinch playoff spot with 115-90 win over Nets

April 2 Philly.com: “There was no euphoria among the 76ers. There might have been a touch of relief, some happiness to finally have the logistics behind them. But the Sixers’ celebration felt subdued, modest, almost as if this – a playoff berth – was not the destination, but rather a necessary step along the path. [More…]