Apr 072011
 
Manuel: Lidge likely out until All-Star break

By Justin Adkins: On Wednesday, Phillies manager Charlie Manuel went on MLB Network Radio on Sirius XM and confirmed what pretty much everyone already knew — closer Brad Lidge will be out until at least the All-Star break. “I’m probably looking at maybe All-Star break, or… just before that,” Manuel said. Lidge had been struggling [More…]

Apr 072011
 
Phillies squander lead but bullpen stands up for win over Mets

April 7 Philly.com: “ON A NIGHT that featured a blown seven-run lead, two tape-measure home runs, one excellent baserunning play and 28 combined hits, the biggest reason for the Phillies’ 10-7 victory over the Mets might have been the 25-year-old reliever who jogged onto the field with one out in the fifth inning. Click here [More…]

Eagles check out pair of CBs

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Apr 072011
 
Eagles check out pair of CBs

April 7 Philly.com: “It’s no secret that the Eagles need to address the cornerback position this offseason, whether it’s via trade, free agency or the draft. The latest names to surface in terms of prospects are Utah State’s Curtis Marsh and Southern Illinois’ Korey Lindsey. The Eagles have worked out Marsh privately, according to Aaron [More…]

Apr 072011
 
Flyers Runaround 04.06.11: Bob named playoff starter, Leighton back, more...

April 7: Philadelphia Flyers news and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… Bobrovsky named playoff starter April 7 Camden Courier-Post:  “After seeing the Flyers lose 13 of their last 19 games, along with their hold on the Eastern Conference lead, Peter Laviolette didn’t need another distraction. So instead of letting goaltending [More…]

Apr 072011
 
Knicks win to swipe sixth spot from Sixers

April 7 Philly.com: “‘IT’S A thin line, a thin line between winning and losing.” After his interviews with the media were over, 76ers forward Elton Brand slipped on his unlaced sneakers, took a deep sip of his thirst-quenching juice, rose to his feet and echoed those words over and over to anyone who would listen [More…]