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Ochal talks U.S. four, local nine

Thursday, August 2, 2012, 2:03 PM
LONDON – Glenn Ochal has a lot on his mind. He is in his first Olympic rowing competition. He and his teammates in the U.S. four have raced twice this week, earning a spot in Saturday’s gold-medal race. His parents, Lee and JoAnne, are in London, checking out the sights and catching a... Read more

One domino down

Wednesday, July 27, 2011, 4:13 PM
If it goes through, this Carlos Beltran-to-the-Giants trade is going to change the complexion of the rest of the 2011 season and postseason. Last week, you may recall, I wrote a column saying the Phillies should part with some of their future in order to obtain Beltran. That’s just what the... Read more

Video: Lee caps off sweep of Marlins

Thursday, June 16, 2011, 8:06 PM
Video: Phil Sheridan of the Inquirer breaks down Cliff Lee's impressive outing in the Phillies' 3-0 win over the Marlins and looks at the Phils' upcoming schedule with CineSport's Noah Coslov. Read more

Big Piece, not-so-big piece

Wednesday, June 15, 2011, 1:27 PM
Today’s column was one of those rare sports writing achievements – a piece that almost nobody agreed with. Even people who violently disagree with each other were united in their reaction to the column, even if it was for opposite reasons and even if they had no way of knowing it. That’s... Read more

Cut the Chase?

Wednesday, March 9, 2011, 1:06 PM
CLEARWATER, Fla. -- Chase Utley should have surgery as soon as possible – yesterday would be better – and rush back to action for the Phillies. Easy for me to say. Easy for anyone except Utley to say. Look, it’s part of the dynamic in Philliesworld these days to fret over every... Read more

Video: Celebrating too soon

Tuesday, March 8, 2011, 4:14 PM
CineSport's Noah Coslov asks the Inquirer's Phil Sheridan if the Phillies can learn anything from the adversity and criticism the Miami Heat have faced. Read more

Death of a Mentor

Monday, February 28, 2011, 5:53 PM
DUNEDIN, Fla. – Before he took the mound against his former team, Roy Halladay had a brief unpleasant flashback. He had walked into this minor-league ballpark under some pretty unpleasant circumstances when he was a Blue Jays prospect. “I got sent down four times in the (manager’s)... Read more

A Great Catch

Tuesday, December 14, 2010, 12:30 AM
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A Pat on the Back

Monday, December 6, 2010, 10:30 AM
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Werth it? Hardly

Sunday, December 5, 2010, 5:45 PM
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About this blog
Phil Sheridan has been covering pro and college sports in his hometown since 1985. He has been a columnist at the Inquirer since 2003, after a seven-year run as the paper's Eagles beat writer. Sheridan has covered eight Olympics, numerous Super Bowls and World Series, and has seen Guided By Voices and Wilco too many times to count. He lives, cooks and pursues the ultimate margarita blend in Langhorne. Reach Phil at psheridan@phillynews.com.

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