Sep 132011
 
Phillies 2011 Magic Number Countdown: 5

The Phillies are now on a two-game losing streak, but that doesn’t mean their magic number isn’t shrinking.  Thanks to the worthless Atlanta Braves, who continue to lose,  the Phillies Magic Number to clinch the division is now down to 5. The Phillies magic number to clinch a postseason berth remains at 1. The Phillies will look to [More…]

Sep 132011
 
Phillies Runaround: Lose to Myers, Astros; Pence, Oswalt reunion; more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Myers, Astros outplay Oswalt, sloppy Phillies September 13 CSN Philly  The Phillies suffered a 5-1 loss to the Houston Astros on Monday night.  We know what you’re thinking:  How in the name of Braulio Castillo can the best team in [More…]

Sep 132011
 
Chase Utley passes second concussion test, cleared to play

Chase Utley has been cleared to return to the field after passing a second concussion test on Monday. Utley has been out with the concussion since last Wednesday, when he hit in the head by a pitch from the Braves’ Eric O’Flaherty.  After passing an initial concussion test this past Saturday, the veteran second baseman was cleared to [More…]

Sep 132011
 
International League Finals Preview: Lehigh Valley vs Columbus

International League Finals, best of five: Game One: Lehigh Valley @ Columbus, Tues. 9/13 7:05 PM  (Mathieson/McAllister) Game Two: Lehigh Valley @ Columbus, Wed. 9/14 7:05 PM  (Bump/Talbot) Game Three: Lehigh Valley v. Columbus, Thurs. 9/15 7:05 PM  (Bush/Martinez) Game Four (if necessary): Lehigh Valley v. Columbus, Fri. 9/16 7:05 PM  (Edell/Espino) Game Five (if [More…]