Jul 142010
 
McCann's 3 RBI-double finally gives National League homefield advantage

July 14 Philadelphia Daily News ANAHEIM – Phillies fans boo Scott Rolen even though he left town in 2002. They remember Marlon Byrd as a onetime hot prospect in the organization who never panned out. And they dislike Brian McCann on general principles, since he catches for the division-rival Braves. The Phillies still have a [More…]

Phils have two All-Star winners

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Jul 132010
 
Phils have two All-Star winners

July 13 Camden Courier-Post  “Roy Halladay and Placido Polanco know what it’s like to win the All-Star Game. Not many National Leaguers can say that anymore. Polanco’s only appearance came in 2007 as a member of the Detroit Tigers, when Tigers’ manager Jim Leyland managed the AL. The Tigers had gone to the World Series [More…]

Halladay, Howard, Utley All-Stars

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Jul 042010
 
Halladay, Howard, Utley All-Stars

Wilmington News Journal “The All-Star selections just came out, and the Phillies went from having 5 players as starters when the first returns were counted last month, to just one starter, and Chase Utley can’t even play because he’s injured. That means no starters from the Phillies. But the Phillies do have 2 players who can [More…]