Feb 122012
 
PSC Phillies Talk: Countdown to Spring Training; 94 WIP; more...

Here’s a sampling of recent/active threads from the PSC Phillies message board, along with the first post of each.  Click the thread title to get the latest news and updates and to participate in the discussion: Thread: WIP with station announcement at 3pm today. UPDATE: Phillies on 94WIP FM [Editor’s note: PSC’s rolling discussion thread regarding [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 302011
 
Phillies release Luis Castillo

By Justin Adkins: The tryout is over.  The Phillies announced today that second baseman Luis Castillo has been released.  Signed to a minor league contract last week in the wake of Chase Utley’s knee trouble, the 35 year-old former Met and Marlin apparently didn’t do enough to stick around. Not a surprise really considering his [More…]

Mar 292011
 
Lidge out 3-6 weeks with strained rotator cuff; Contreras named closer

By Justin Adkins: The Phillies have announced that closer Brad Lidge will be out around 3-6 weeks as he recovers from a strained rotator cuff. Lidge has started the season on the disabled list in three of the past four seasons, and with the Phillies recent spate of injuries this really isn’t a big surprise.  But [More…]

Mar 292011
 
The new Sports Illustrated Phillies cover is fantastic

By Justin Adkins: That new Sport Illustrated Phillies cover?  Yeah, it’s awesome.  The newly acquired Cliff Lee sits front and center, highlighting the assemblage of aces (and Joey B) that will be forced to carry a heavy load this season.  Some have been arguing that the the best pitcher in baseball — Roy Halladay, of [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…]

Mar 282011
 
Phillies Runaround 03.28.11: Barfield to minors, Halladay ready, more...

March 28: Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… Barfield, two others sent to minors March 28 Camden Courier-Post: “The Phillies took another step toward filling out their opening day roster Sunday, assigning three players to the minor leagues including infielder Josh Barfield. It appears only two roster [More…]

Mar 272011
 
Phillies Runaround 03.27.11: Polanco ready, bullpen options, more...

March 27: Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… Phillies injuries may make some fear season instead of anticipate it March 27 Philadelphia Inquirer columnist Phil Sheridan: “Your breath isn’t quite as bated. Anticipation has yielded ground to trepidation. The week the Phillies are scheduled to come north, [More…]