BoopStats Archive: August, 2012

The Saturday Baseball Quiz

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(We post a baseball trivia question every Saturday, just for fun, as well as a detailed answer, stats, charts and commentary on the previous... Read more

Yards From Westbrook

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Brian Westbrook, who retired officially in a ceremony at the NovaCare Complex Wednesday, is the Eagles' all-time leader in yards from scrimmage... Read more

The Return of Ryan Howard

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Ryan Howard's comeback is now 44 games in, and he has shown improvement over the last few weeks. For instance, he has a .282 batting average... Read more

Ruf vs. Ryan

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Darin Ruf launched his 37th home run for the Reading Phillies Tuesday (left), tying a club record set by Ryan Howard in 2004. But keep in mind... Read more

Cliff Lee, Control Artist

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Although he has a limited number of victories, one thing Cliff Lee has not struggled with this season is his control. Once again, he is among... Read more

Dialing Three 800

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Last season, for the first time in their history, the Eagles had three players who each gained more than 800 yards receiving. And since Jason... Read more

The Saturday Baseball Quiz

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(We post a baseball trivia question every Saturday, just for fun, as well as a detailed answer, stats, charts and commentary on the previous... Read more

The Evolution of NFL Career Rushing Leader

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Hall of Famer Steve van Buren is the only Eagle to lead the NFL in rushing yards (he did so four times) and he was also the league's career... Read more

The Phillies' Dynamic Duo

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When Kyle Kendrick takes the mound Friday night against the Nationals, here's hoping Brian Schneider is just 60 feet, six inches away. Those... Read more

Hamels Has Reds' Number

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This one is quite simple — the Phillies have never lost a game against the Cincinnati Reds that Cole Hamels started. Period. Ten-and-oh... Read more