Sep 082011
 
Phillies activate Jimmy Rollins from disabled list; won't play Thursday

The good news is that Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins has been activated off the 15-day disabled list.  The bad news is he still won’t play tonight as the Phillies open a huge four-game set against postseason contender the Brewers in Milwaukee.  So says Rollins himself. Rollins has been out since August 22 with a groin [More…]

Sep 082011
 
Phillies Runaround: Sweep Braves; Utley out with concussion; Brewers matchup...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Walk-off hit gives Phillies sweep of Braves September 8 CSN Philly Charlie Manuel likes to dream up scenarios where his team solves the Atlanta Braves’ lights out bullpen. Usually, though, Manuel talks about his hope that the youthful Braves relievers [More…]

Sep 082011
 
Flyers Runaround: McCrimmon killed in plane crash; Winter Classic finally announced...

Philadelphia Flyers news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Former Flyer McCrimmon killed in Russian plane crash September 8 Philly.com Several Flyers informally were working out at the Skate Zone in Voorhees on Wednesday morning when they heard the stunning news: At least 43 people had died, including most [More…]

Sep 082011
 
Sixers Runaround: NBA lockout updates

Philadelphia 76ers news, rumors, and updates from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Talks Resume but N.B.A. Keeps Quiet September 8 New York Times If progress can be measured in hours spent in conference rooms, then the N.B.A. lockout would appear to be moving — slowly, methodically — toward some sort of conclusion. [More…]