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Live updates: Phillies vs. Florida State

Wednesday, February 29, 2012, 5:42 AM
The Phillies finally take the field for a Spring Training exhibition game today. We'll have live coverage of their matchup with Florida State University, starting at 1 p.m. If you're on a mobile device, click here to follow along and post comments. Read more

Danys Baez hangs 'em up

Monday, February 27, 2012, 5:24 PM
As reported by Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal, Danys Baez has announced that he has retired after 11 seasons in MLB. After stops in Cleveland, Tampa Bay, Los Angeles, and Baltimore, Baez signed a two-year deal with the Phillies before the 2010 season. He was mostly unremarkable with the Phils, posting... Read more

Evan Turner sets, loses Guinness World Record

Friday, February 24, 2012, 11:21 AM
76ers PR guru Michael Preston tweeted out a surprise this morning. It turns out that while in Orlando for the All-Star Game festivities, Evan Turner set a Guinness World Record for a very specific feat. Turner hit 14 shots from behind the backboard in one minute. It's worth noting that not only is... Read more

That's Baseball: What to do with Dom Brown

Thursday, February 23, 2012, 1:36 PM
Video: What should the Phillies do with Domonic Brown this season? David Murphy of the Daily News and Bob Brookover of the Inquirer run through some scenarios in the 2012 premiere of "That's Baseball." Read more

Utley confident he can return to form

Thursday, February 23, 2012, 1:11 PM
Phillies second baseman Chase Utley spoke to the assembled media at 12:30 today from the Carpenter Complex in Clearwater. He touched on his feelings from last year, the status of his knee, his injured teammates, and his plans for 2012. Here are some of the highlights: About his knees: "I think it's... Read more

Live chat with Philadelphia Wings forward Max Seibald

Tuesday, February 21, 2012, 11:48 PM
Join Philadelphia Wings forward Max Seibald for a live chat about all things lacrosse Wednesday at 1 p.m. If you're on a mobile device, click here to follow along and post questions. Read more

A crash course in curling, heavy on the crash

Wednesday, February 15, 2012, 12:31 PM
The 2012 USA Curling national championships are being held just outside Philadelphia this week. I’ve been interested in learning how to play ever since curling made its debut as an Olympic sport in 1998, so I visited the Philadelphia Curling Club in Paoli on Monday to get a crash course in the... Read more

Video: Phillies pack up for spring training

Sunday, February 12, 2012, 6:36 PM
With the first spring training workout for pitchers and catchers just nine days away, the Phillies packed up a 53-foot equipment truck with thousands of items Sunday and drove down to Bright House Field in Clearwater, Fla. (Video by April Saul/Staff Photographer) Read more

Live chat with Wings defenseman Brett Manney

Thursday, February 9, 2012, 11:40 AM
Live chat: Join Philadelphia Wings defenseman Brett Manney as he answers your questions on the Wings and Major League Lacrosse on Friday at 1 p.m. The Wings host Buffalo at the Wells Fargo Center on Sunday at 4 p.m. On a mobile device? Click HERE to join the chat. Read more

Kobayashi: I could eat a hundred more wings

Friday, February 3, 2012, 1:31 PM
By Ryan Petzar Philly.com Philly.com reporter Ryan Petzar was embedded in the Takeru Kobayashi entourage at SportsRadio 94 WIP’s Wing Bowl XX. “The truth is that if you brought me another hundred wings right now, I think I could eat them,” the newly minted Wing Bowl champion Takeru... Read more
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