May 232011
 
Joe Blanton shut down for at least three weeks

Phillies right hander Joe Blanton, who has been dealing with what he calls a cranky elbow, is headed south for a date with renowned orthopedic surgeon Dr. James Andrews. “We thought it was important to get another opinion,” said Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro, Jr., via Philly Sports Daily. That’s not a good sign considering Andrews is one of the [More…]

May 232011
 
Rumor: Eagles linked to Plaxico Burress

The Eagles may soon be reaching out to another convicted felon wrapping up a lengthy prison stay, albeit one caused more by rampant stupidity than a taste for torture.  Per Gary Myers of the New York Daily News, the Eagles could be interested in former Giants wide receiver Plaxico Burress.  Myers states that he’s heard the Eagles will [More…]

May 232011
 
Phillies Runaround: Oswalt loses 2-0, Utley back, Podsednik signed, more...

Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… Phils fall to Rangers, struggles at the plate continue May 23 CSN Philly: In 1968, major league teams averaged just 3.4 runs per game while pitcher Denny McLain won 31 games and Bob Gibson posted an ERA of 1.12. Carl Yastrzemski [More…]

May 232011
 
Eagles Runaround: No salary cuts, Kolb to Cleveland rumor, more...

Philadelphia Eagles news and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… Kolb to the Browns rumor doesn’t have real legs May 22 CBSSports.com: “The lockout is still very much on, which means we’re still very much talking about where Kevin Kolb, the heavily-hyped Eagles backup quarterback, will end up playing in 2011.  [More…]