Aug 082011
 
Phillies 3B Placido Polanco diagnosed with chronic sports hernia

Phillies third baseman Placido Polanco came out of Saturday’s game against the Giants with what was first called a hip injury.  It was an issue Polanco said he’d been dealing with for about a month now.  The exact nature of the injury wasn’t known, so Polanco went in for an MRI today in Philadelphia.  According to Phillies [More…]

Aug 082011
 
DeSean Jackson speaks in afternoon press conference

After holding out for 11 days, DeSean Jackson is finally in Eagles training camp.  Monday afternoon he spoke about his situation. “Honestly man, it feels good to be back. I’ve been sitting around kind of itching, waiting just to get back out here with my teammates. The atmosphere, everything feels good. With the lockout being so long, and [More…]

Aug 082011
 
Shane Victorino suspended 3 games for role in Phillies-Giants fight

On Friday night, when Shane Victorino took a few steps towards the alleged illegal alien (per Tony Bruno) pitcher from the San Francisco Giants, it started a hugely lame baseball fight.  The only real highlight being the comedy show of Giants catches Eli “Tigger” Whiteside hopping around like a fool and then failing miserably to tackle Placido [More…]

Aug 082011
 
Phillies Runaround: Oswalt returns but Phils lose; Polanco injury update; more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Phillies fall to Lincecum, Giants in Oswalt’s return August 8CSN Philly  As much as the Phillies would have loved to have run their winning streak to 10 games on Sunday, they were able to find solace in defeat because their [More…]

Aug 082011
 
Eagles Runaround: Babin intense; Chaney, Matthews impressing; more...

Philadelphia Eagles news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Intense Babin sends message August 8 Camden Courier-Post During the morning scrimmage between the offensive and defensive first teams, defensive end Jason Babin showed the wild intensity that made him such a coveted free agent. It matched his intimidating arm [More…]

Aug 082011
 
DeSean Jackson shows up for Eagles camp, holdout over

With the August 9 reporting deadline for earning a year of credit towards unrestricted free agency looming, DeSean Jackson has decided to end his holdout and show up for Eagles training camp. DeSean flew into Philly Sunday night and showed up Monday morning for his physical.  The fact that his agent, Drew Rosenhaus, flew in as [More…]