Lee dominates Nationals

 Posted by at 12:19 pm
Apr 152011
Lee dominates Nationals

April 15 Camden Courier-Post: “Cliff Lee didn’t throw his curveball until the sixth inning Thursday. He didn’t have to. Lee’s fastball stayed down and had plenty of bite. His cutter kept the Nationals off-balance. For five innings he worked effortlessly through the Washington lineup. And then came the curve, and the Phillies’ lefty went from [More…]

Apr 142011
Halladay struggles in ninth, but closes out Phillies' win over Nationals

April 14 Philly.com: “Once it was all over, back in the visiting manager’s office at Nationals Park, Charlie Manuel reenacted the show much to his own delight. His visit to the mound in the ninth inning of Wednesday’s 3-2, dramatic Phillies win was nothing more than performance art. Click here for complete article… Click here [More…]

Werth, Nationals beat up on Blanton

 Posted by at 12:04 pm
Apr 132011
Werth, Nationals beat up on Blanton

April 13 Camden Courier-Post: “The Phillies fans went to Nationals Park primarily to boo Jayson Werth. They did so every time a fly ball was hit to him in right field, and every time he came to the plate. It was their way of letting Werth know they didn’t appreciate him leaving the Phillies to [More…]

Apr 122011
Werth should feel right at home when Phillies fans invade DC

By Justin Adkins: Jayson Werth ran the gamut when it came to his status while with the Phillies — failed first round prospect trying to overcome injury and restart his career to solid contributor to bearded icon for the World Bleeping Champions to dad/kid swearing-at asswipe to way overpaid free agent. And now as he prepares to [More…]

Dec 162010
Phillies Runaround: 12.16.10; Cliff and Kristen Lee, Offense, Werth, more...

December 16: Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web… Kristen Lee wanted to return to Philly December 16 Philadelphia Daily News: “Kristen Lee understands the perception. Given the reports, you might think she was a target of Yankees fans during the American League Championship Series and that might be the reason the Lees [More…]

Diaz for Werth? It’s possible

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Dec 032010
Diaz for Werth? It's possible

December 3 Philadelphia Inquirer: “The righthanded bat the Phillies are looking for may have officially hit the free-agent market Thursday. A day after the Phillies‘ own top free agent, Jayson Werth, reportedly met with Boston Red Sox manager Terry Francona and general manager Theo Epstein in a Chicago hotel, the Atlanta Braves opted not to [More…]

Dec 022010
Phillies' Werth rejects salary arbitration

December 2 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Jayson Werth rejected salary arbitration before Tuesday’s midnight deadline and Jamie Moyer had successful surgery on his left elbow Wednesday. In a move that surprised no one, Werth declined the Phillies‘ arbitration offer, which means the team will receive two high draft picks if the veteran rightfielder signs elsewhere. Phillies general [More…]

Nov 302010
Phillies Runaround: 11.30.10; Moyer needs Tommy John surgery, more...

November 30: Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web… Moyer plans elbow surgery but not retirement November 30 Philadelphia Daily News: “Jamie Moyer’s hopes of pitching a 25th season in the major leagues have been dealt a considerable blow. The 48-year-old free agent, who has been a Phillie since 2006, tomorrow will undergo [More…]