Feb 222012
 
Breaking Down the 2012 Phillies: The Outfield

Two of the three outfield slots are 100% without a doubt set, barring unforeseen injuries. Hunter Pence is the rightfielder and Shane Victorino is patrolling his usual centerfield. After that you have a number of players competing this spring for the leftfield job that belonged to the now departed Lord Voldemort aka Raul Ibanez. Other [More…]

Sep 232011
 
A look at the Phillies September call ups

It’s become somewhat controversial recently, but on September 1st each year, baseball teams can expand their roster with any player on the 40 man roster that wasn’t already on the active roster.  Teams use this opportunity differently.  Teams out of contention like the Reds and Cubs use September to get prospects acclimated to the big [More…]

Jul 312011
 
Phillies Runaround: Phils win in Hunter Pence debut; Ryan Howard; Domonic Brown; more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Howard leads Phillies to win in Pence’s debut July 31 CSN Philly With the rest of the team already on the field taking batting practice a few hours before Saturday night’s game at the Bank, Ryan Howard’s young son Darian [More…]

Jul 302011
 
Phillies Runaround: Smack Pirates; Pence trade; Polanco back soon; more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Phillies power way to victory over Pirates July 30 CSN Philly With all that was going on around Citizens Bank Park on Friday night, it was almost too difficult to pay attention to the action on the field. What, with [More…]

Jun 302011
 
Phillies Runaround: Worley beats Red Sox, Lidge update, Hopkins, more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Worley ace-like in win June 30 Camden Courier-Post: The All-Star break is still more than a week away, but Wednesday marked the official halfway point in the Phillies’ 2011 campaign.  Through 81 games, including Wednesday’s 2-1 win over Boston, the [More…]

Jun 292011
 
Phillies Runaround: Cliff Lee owns Red Sox, Ryan Madson, more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click the titles for complete articles… Cliff Lee rules the Boston Red Sox June 29 LehighValleyLive.com: If this was a World Series preview, book Broad Street for a parade now.  The Philadelphia Phillies swatted the Boston Red Sox away like a regal elephant brushing aside [More…]

Jun 152011
 
Phillies Runaround: Smack Marlins 9-1, Hamels back OK, Worley could return, more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… Phils hammer Marlins with the long ball June 15 Allentown Morning Call: Dr. Phil McGraw was staring Marlins players in the face Tuesday evening.  Don’t get the wrong idea. Dr. Phil was only on the clubhouse TV, but with the [More…]

Jun 142011
 
Phillies Runaround: Hamels, Madson, Brown, the bullpen, more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… Talking Hamels, Madson and Brown June 14 CSN Philly columnist Jim Salisbury: Cole Hamels is on a roll that has rivaled his performance in the 2008 postseason. The Phillies’ lefthander, who starts against the Florida Marlins on Tuesday night, is 4-0 [More…]