Pattison Ave. Archive: August, 2012

Phillies' Schierholtz lands on disabled list

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The Phillies have placed outfielder Nate Schierholtz on the 15-day disabled list with a fractured toe, the team announced Monday. The team... Read more

Battery ad targets Philly fans

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In the pantheon of Philly fan transgressions, throwing batteries at J.D. Drew is in rarified air along with booing Santa Claus and intentionally... Read more

Report: Luries reach divorce settlement

According to the New York Post, Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie and wife Christina have reached a settlement in their divorce proceedings. The... Read more

Flyers sign first-round pick Laughton; Re-sign Bourdon

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The Flyers have signed Scott Laughton, the team's first-round pick, to an entry level deal, the team announced. The Flyers selected Laughton... Read more

Flyers' Andrej Meszaros has surgery, out indefinitely

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Flyers defenseman Andrej Meszaros is out indefinitely after having surgery to repair a torn right Achilles tendon, the team announced Tuesday... Read more

UPDATED: Someone hacked the Yankees Facebook page (and a handful of other teams as well)

UPDATE (Friday, 9:06 a.m.) - Deadspin comes through again with an update on the MLB facebook issue. Apparently the sites weren't hacked at... Read more

Minor league umpire ejects ballpark DJ for playing 'Three Blind Mice'

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Why do the best - and most bizarre - baseball stories always come out of the minor league ciruit? This one comes from the Daytona Cubs, single-A... Read more

Victorino thanks fans with ad in Inquirer and Daily News

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Athletes taking out full-page ads in local newspapers to thank fans is nothing new, but it is a small gesture that can go a long way towards... Read more

Soul chat with coach Doug Plank

Read the transcript from when Philadelphia Soul coach Doug Plank took questions from Soul fans in a live chat. Over his first four year (2005-2008)... Read more

Laviolette agrees to multi-year extension with Flyers

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The Flyers have agreed to a multi-year contract extension with head coach Peter Laviolette, the team announced today. Terms of the deal were... Read more