Nov 272011
Looking at the Phillies Arbitration Eligibles, Part 3: The Rest

We recently looked at the arbitration situations of Cole Hamels and Hunter Pence.  So new we’re left with Ben Francisco, Kyle Kendrick, Wilson Valdez, John Bowker, and Scott Mathieson. It’s a good bet that at least two of these guys will be non-tendered and will become free agents. The numbers game will also come into [More…]

RUMOR: Howard Eskin to leave WIP

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Aug 152011
RUMOR: Howard Eskin to leave WIP

There have been rumors running around lately regarding Sportsradio 610 WIP’s plans to take over 94.1 WYSP, with WIP entering the FM battle to take on direct rival 97.5 The Fanatic. WIP and WYSP are both owned by CBS Philly. It would be the end of an era for the local rock music scene and [More…]

Aug 022011
RUMOR: Sportsradio 610 WIP to take over 94 WYSP

It looks like 97.5 The Fanatic will need to drop their “Philly’s only FM sports station” tag line.  According to’s Dan Gross, the area’s sports talk radio king 610 WIP is planning on taking over operations from legendary local rock station 94 WYSP.  Both are owned by CBS Radio. WIP’s program director Andy Bloom [More…]