Archive for June, 2011

Madson Latest Phillie to Hit 15-Day DL

There’s the “Madden Cover Jinx”, a kiss of death for any NFL player that graces the cover of the football game.   Just ask Daunte Culpepper, Miachel Vick, Shaun Alexander and Ray Lewis to mention a few.  Now it seems as though the Philadelphia Phillies are in the midst of their own curse, the “Closer Curse”. It […]

Clearing up the Pitching Rotation

The Phillies will have a day-night doubleheader this week, on Wednesday, against the Florida Marlins and that will throw the pitching rotation out of wack for a short period of time. But according to Todd Zolecki on his blog, he says that after Cole Hamels starts on Tuesday when the Phillies welcome the Marlins into […]

Vote! Vote! Vote!

Well folks, it’s that time again, time to vote for your favorite Phillies to help get them into the 2011 MLB All Star Game in Arizona. There are numerous Phillies on the outside looking into the league’s All Star game at Chase Field. Such as, Chase Utley who is third among second basemen with 1,281,190 votes. […]

Howard helps Phils’ take series from Cubs

The Phillies came into Sunday’s game trying to take three of four from the NL Central Cubs. It did not look promising early. After striking out Chicago’s leadoff hitter, Kosuke Fukudome, Chicago’s bats caught fire. Successfully landing four of the next five batters safely on base, which equated to three runs scored. The three-run first […]