Jul 082011
 
Amazing 3-D street art in Phillies' Citizens Bank Park

Starting tonight, fans at Citizens Bank Park will be able to wonder at a pretty amazing piece of 3-D artwork.  And it’s not hanging on a wall – it’s a 10′ by 22′ image created directly on the pavement.  The piece was the creation of Joe Hill (no, not Stephen King’s kid), a street artist who works [More…]

Jul 082011
 
Power potential in the Phillies minor league organizations

In 2007, the Phillies won the NL East for the first of four consecutive years. Besides Cole Hamels and a couple relievers, they really couldn’t pitch at all. They won with their offense, more specifically by hitting a ton of home runs. They were second in the league in home runs in 2007 and 2008, [More…]

Jul 082011
 

Philadelphia native Gabriel Rosado trains for his July 15 fight against Allen Conyers in Atlantic City. Tickets priced at $50 and $75 are on sale at the offices of Peltz Boxing Promotions (215-765-0922) and through Ticketmaster (800-745-3000).  They also can be purchased online at www.peltzboxing.com and www.ticketmaster.com. Click here to Comment and Discuss on the [More…]

Jul 082011
 
Phillies Runaround: Lidge rehab encouraging; Braves showdown coming; more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Lidge’s rehab performance encouraging July 8 Camden Courier-Post: Whether it’s been a view from the Philadelphia dugout or watching on television, Phillies closer Brad Lidge said 2011 has been a frustrating experience.  “It’s been rough,” said Lidge Thursday night following [More…]

Jul 082011
 
Flyers Runaround: Bobrovsky trade rumors; Couturier; Read; Simmonds signed...

Philadelphia Flyers news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Report: Flyers looking to trade Bobrovsky July 8 Pro Hockey Talk: As if the Flyers and Russian goaltenders haven’t been in the news enough, the latest out of Philadelphia combines the two topics into one big, tantalizing story. The Flyers [More…]

Jul 082011
 
Shane Victorino placed on 15-day Disabled List; will miss All-Star game

The Phillies previously intimated that Shane Victorino’s thumb sprain was pretty much day to day and he should be back soon.  Of course, this was with the National League Final Vote for the All-Star team going on (with it’s requisite publicity for the team).  Now with the vote over, it shouldn’t surprise anyone that Victorino has [More…]