Jun 012011
Phillies Runaround: Whipped by Nationals 10-2, Kendrick to start Sat, more...

Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… Lee roughed up as Phillies pounded by Nationals June 1 CSN Philly: Cliff Lee began Tuesday night’s postgame interview session with a belch. Hopefully it tasted better than the pitching performance he delivered.  Lee took a beating from the second-worst hitting [More…]

May 212011

Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… Francisco, Ibanez lift Phillies May 21 Camden Courier-Post: “The future arrived in the Phillies’ clubhouse just a few hours before game time, shaking hands, hugging teammates and unpacking his belongings with the deliberate effort of a man who expects to call [More…]

Jan 302011
Don't write off Brown for Phillies' right-field job

January 30 Philadelphia Inquirer: “On July 28, Domonic Brown came to bat at Citizens Bank Park for the first time, and the sold-out crowd welcomed him with a standing ovation before the top prospect had done anything. Then he doubled high off the wall on the third pitch he saw in the majors. After the [More…]

Dec 012010
Phillies' Amaro empathizes with Brown's winter-ball struggles

December 1 Philadelphia Inquirer: “It’s difficult to tell whether there is more pressure on Domonic Brown or Ruben Amaro Jr. this off-season. Brown, the 23-year-old, five-tool outfielder, is on the verge of becoming the Phillies‘ starting rightfielder, thanks to the free-agent journey that is likely to take Jayson Werth into a new city and uniform. [More…]

Oct 132010
Phillies Runaround - 10.13.10; The Offense, Dom Brown, Pat Burrell, more...

October 13: Phillies news stories from around the web… Giants-Phillies shapes up as pitching classic October 13 San Francisco Chronicle: “Inside a clubhouse clinching celebration, hyperbole flows like Champagne, so maybe Aubrey Huff was a mite too exuberant as he looked ahead to Tim Lincecum vs. Roy Halladay, Matt Cain vs. Roy Oswalt and Jonathan [More…]

Tough choices for postseason roster

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Sep 292010
Tough choices for postseason roster

September 29 Camden Courier-Post: “Domonic Brown joined the Phillies in July amid about as much hype as a rookie can engender on a team that had been to consecutive World Series. Greg Dobbs has twice been designated for assignment, unceremoniously departing Philadelphia, bound for the minors, only to return a few weeks later with renewed [More…]

Sep 202010
Frustration for Phillies' minor leaguers Brown, Mathieson

September 20 Philadelphia Daily News: “Just when the Phillies could use their best minor league players most, neither is available. As the Phillies enter a crucial stretch run, both Rightfielder of the Future Domonic Brown, 23, and rehabbed reliever Scott Mathieson, 26, are unavailable due to minor injuries. Yesterday, they received Paul Owens awards, given [More…]

Brown Takes Backseat in Pennant Race

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Sep 192010
Brown Takes Backseat in Pennant Race

September 19 Camden Courier-Post: “It has been 13 days since Domonic Brown last played in a game, and that might not change any time soon, manager Charlie Manuel said. It’s not that Manuel has written off any plans to use Brown in the season’s final weeks, but the odds of the rookie outfielder seeing any [More…]