Aug 012011
Phillies Runaround: Raul walkoff winner over Pirates; no more trades; more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Ibanez powers Phils in comeback to sweep Pirates August 1 CSN Philly Raul Ibanez has Hunter Pence to thank, at least in part, for his four-RBI day in the Phillies 6-5 extra innings win over the Pirates on Sunday at [More…]

May 082011

Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… Phillies blank Braves, 3-0 May 8 “Both the Phillies and the Atlanta Braves turned to spot starters to survive a Saturday night in May, and it is likely the only time that Kyle Kendrick and Julio Teheran will have the [More…]

May 042011
Ibanez breaks through, Hamels tosses gem in win over Nationals

May 4 “YOU ARE 39 years old. You have been hitting baseballs longer than some of your teammates have been driving cars, and you have been doing it at a damn high level. And then one day – poof. An 0-for-4 turns into an 0-for-8 turns into an 0-for-12. At first you are frustrated. [More…]

Feb 212011
Phillies Runaround: 02.21.11; Lee's side, Gillick, Lidge, Ibanez, more...

February 21: Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web… Lee said to be “100 percent” after experiencing soreness in side February 21 Philadelphia Inquirer: “A few weeks before lefthander Cliff Lee reported to spring training, he notified the Phillies that he had soreness under his left armpit, and after examination by team physician [More…]

Nov 192010
Phillies Runaround: 11.19.10; Free Agency, Werth, Ibanez, more...

November 19: Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web… Bullpen, Werth remain on Phillies’ agenda November 19 “Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. found himself at the Orlando, Fla., airport around noon ET on Thursday. He had been in Florida for much of the week for the General Managers Meetings, where he [More…]

Oct 202010
Phillies Runaround - 10.20.10; Game 3 fallout, Game 4 preview, Ibanez, more...

October 20: Phillies news and stories from around the web… Hamels’ frustration shows in defeat October 20 Camden Courier-Post: “The pitch was perfect. At least that’s what Cole Hamels thought. So when Cody Ross got his bat on the 94-mph fastball low in the zone and lifted it over third baseman Placido Polanco’s head, Hamels [More…]

Aug 092010
Revitalized Ibanez leads Phillies over Mets

August 9 Philadelphia Daily News “THE HARDER you look, the less you find. That was the perspective Raul Ibanez offered yesterday after the Phillies won for the 14th time in 17 games, after his three-run homer provided the pivotal blow, after they defeated the New York Mets, 6-5, to maintain a two-game deficit behind Atlanta [More…]

Ibanez sits with sore wrist

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Aug 022010
Ibanez sits with sore wrist

August 2 Philadelphia Inquirer “When Raul Ibanez dove for a ball in the first inning Saturday, it looked gruesome. His left wrist bent so far backward that his glove flew off as the ball fell out for a single. But Ibanez shook it off and later hit a home run to tie the game in [More…]