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…]

Oct 292010
Nobody beats Charlie Manuel as best Phillies manager

October 29 Philadelphia Daily News columnist Stan Hochman: “THE PHILLIES won 97 games this year, more than any other team in baseball, and Charlie Manuel won’t win manager of the year, because the voters are always looking for who did the most with the least, because it makes for a niftier story. Yo, I’m here to [More…]

Oct 152010
Phillies Runaround - 10.15.10; Charlie Manuel as Ric Flair, Shane, The Core, more...

October 15: Phillies news and stories from around the web… Oswalt gets Game 2 nod October 15 Camden Courier-Post: “There was little suspense when Phillies manager Charlie Manuel announced his pitching rotation for the NLCS. The only question was whether Roy Oswalt or Cole Hamels would start Game 2. Manuel decided to stick with Oswalt in [More…]

Oct 142010
Phillies Runaround - 10.14.10; Blanton, the Reds, Bochy, Manuel, more...

October 14: Phillies news articles from around the web… Reds: Phils could go all the way October 14 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Miguel Cairo doesn’t like to throw too many compliments out to teams he’s not playing for but the Cincinnati Reds’ utility player acquiesced a little after the Phillies had finished off a three-game sweep of [More…]

Oct 052010
Manuel came a long way to earn Phillies fans' affection

October 5 Philadelphia Inquirer: “The Phillies had just clinched the National League East title and manager Charlie Manuel’s players were spraying champagne and beer around the visitors clubhouse at Nationals Park in Washington. Alone in his office, Manuel entertained questions about his growing legacy. He had just joined Atlanta’s Bobby Cox and the New York [More…]

Oct 012010
What’s Up, Doc?: Phils Set NLDS Rotation

October 1 csnphilly.com: ATLANTA – After being coy about his postseason pitching plans for several days, Phillies manager Charlie Manuel confirmed the obvious on Friday: Roy Halladay will get the ball in Game 1 of the National League Division Series on Wednesday at Citizens Bank Park. Manuel said he will go with Roy Oswalt in [More…]