Sep 012011
 
Joe Blanton will make some minor league starts, could return to bullpen

Phillies starter Joe Blanton has spent most of the season dealing with what was termed an impingement in his right elbow, an injury that has kept him out since mid-May. Back in July it was reported that Blanton had some nerve damage in the elbow and would likely miss the season.  A couple weeks later, [More...]

Aug 092011
 
Joe Blanton could return to Phillies this season, but only to the bullpen

Entering the season, Joe Blanton was the Phillies fifth starter, the guy the Four Horsemen insisted on being included in all photos featuring the rotation.  It was a nice gesture from a great group of guys.  But going forward, if the rotation is to be photographed as a group the Horsemen won’t need to feel [More...]