Feb 162012
 
Breaking Down the 2012 Phillies - The Infield: Shortstop

Shortstop When the Phillies re-signed Jimmy Rollins most Phillies fans took a breath of relief.  The reason behind this was the fact that some of the names the Phillies were throwing around as potential replacements if Rollins went elsewhere were Alex Gonzalez, Yuniesky Betancourt, and the now retired Orlando Cabrera.  Saying yuck and reaching for [More…]

Sep 092011
 
Phillies Runaround: Beat Brewers behind Hamels, backups; Jimmy Rollins; more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Phils, Hamels top Brewers behind six-run sixth September 9 Phillies.com MILWAUKEE — Late last month, when it appeared the Brewers had the National League Central locked up, they turned their attention to the Phillies and the race for the best [More…]

Jul 212011
 
Phillies Runaround: Worley, Rollins shine beating Cubs; Beltran trade rumors; more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Cool-hand Worley, hot-bat Rollins lead Phils’ win July 21 CSN Philly There’s a room in the tunnel behind the visiting dugout at Wrigley Field that is used for storage. In the postseason, it has been used as an interview room. [More…]

Jun 272011
 
Phillies Runaround: Halladay dominates A's, Rollins, more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Halladay throws fifth complete game to beat A’s June 27 CSN Philly: The Phillies are seeing both ends of the American League spectrum on this homestand. The are the best pitching team in the AL. The Boston Red Sox are [More…]

Jun 082011
 
Phillies Runaround: Lose to Dodgers 6-2, MLB Draft Day 2 picks, Rollins, more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… No run support? No big deal to Oswalt June 8 Camden Courier-Post: The wicked winds of change Roy Oswalt felt a couple months ago and also last year shook his world to the very core.  So, this recent change of [More…]

May 162011
 
Phillies: Looking ahead at Shortstop in 2012 and beyond

With many of the team’s key players such as Howard, Utley, Halladay and Lee locked up to long term contracts, the core of the team will generally remain the same for a few more years. Some players have certainly changed over the years, Pat Burrell has become Raul Ibanez and Jayson Werth has become, well, [More…]

Mar 292011
 
Phillies Runaround 03.29.11: Utley has no answers, more...

March 29: Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… Utley: Many opinions, no definitive answers on ailing knee March 29 Philly.com: “Asked why the details of his rehabilitation program have been like a state secret, Chase Utley cracked a slight smile.  “I think you guys know me by [More…]

Feb 242011
 
Mike Schmidt tries to motivate Jimmy Rollins and Shane Victorino

By Justin Adkins: Mike Schmidt, like most, loves the Four Horsemen. “Maybe the best ever,” Schmidt said, referring to the Phillies ridiculous rotation.  He is not so impressed with the Phillies offense however. “With the exception of a few guys, I think they underachieved as hitters last year,” said Schmidt, who is at spring training [More…]