Jul 112011
 
Phillies Runaround: Hammer Braves 14-1; Contreras seeing surgeon; more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Phillies’ bats batter the Braves in 14-1 victory July 11 Camden Courier-Post If there was a fitting conclusion to the first half of the season for these Phillies, it came before Sunday’s game rather than after it.  A few hours [More…]

Mar 312011
 
Phillies Runaround 03.31.11: 25-man roster set, more...

March 31: Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… Versatile Orr makes the team March 31 Camden Courier-Post: “After Wednesday’s spring finale, Pete Orr wasn’t quite sure what to do. He was one of two players still waiting to learn whether he had earned a roster spot, so [More…]

Mar 252011
 
Phillies Runaround 03.25.11: Phils, Hamels lose to Twins, Oswalt OK, more...

March 25: Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Hamels loses head game March 25 Camden Courier-Post: “The first few starts of spring were about building up arm strength and getting his body strong, Cole Hamels said. The next few starts, he was working on some mechanical flaws [More…]

Feb 212011
 
Phillies Runaround: 02.21.11; Lee's side, Gillick, Lidge, Ibanez, more...

February 21: Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web… Lee said to be “100 percent” after experiencing soreness in side February 21 Philadelphia Inquirer: “A few weeks before lefthander Cliff Lee reported to spring training, he notified the Phillies that he had soreness under his left armpit, and after examination by team physician [More…]

Dec 102010
 
Phillies select Martinez from Nationals in Rule 5 draft

December 10 Philadelphia Inquirer: “The Rule 5 draft, usually a blip on the off-season radar screen, has been fruitful for the Phillies. Of course, it yielded Shane Victorino in 2004. Last season, the Phillies took righthander David Herndon, who managed to stick in the bullpen for the entire season. Once again, the Phillies were active, [More…]