Jul 242011
 
Phillies Minor League Wrap-up: Sun. July 16 thru Fri. July 22

Lehigh Valley Ironpigs (57-43, 1st in IL North) The IronPigs wrapped up a miserable 2-5 week that saw their division lead shrink.  The Pawtucket Red Sox are closing in thanks to their four game series win over Lehigh Valley this week.  It’s by far Lehigh Valley’s best season in franchise history, but it’s going to [More…]

Jul 242011
 
Phillies Runaround: Beat Padres 8-6; Beltran rumors; Gillick; Thome; more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Howard comes off bench to help Phillies top Padres July 24 CSN Philly Ryan Howard had been swinging too fast during a 2-for-25 skid, so he started Saturday’s game against San Diego on Charlie Manuel’s bench.  “Not giving myself a [More…]

Jul 242011
 
Laugh of the Day: Eskin says Eagles want to sign Brett Favre

In all of Philly sports there is possibly no one more annoying and irritating than Howard Eskin, whether he’s incessantly ripping the Phillies (he’s the only person on the planet who dislikes Roy Halladay), kissing the Eagles and especially Andy Reid’s ample ass, or just being a know-nothing and petty asshole. In all of sports, [More…]