High Cheese Archive: October, 2009

A thin line between 2-1 and 3-0

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Thus far this series, Charlie Manuel has gotten the best of Joe Torre. Torre's decision to start 21-year-old Clayton Kershaw in Game 1 over... Read more

Phillies Q&A with Marcus Hayes

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Join Daily News sportswriter Marcus Hayes for a live chat on the Phillies at 1:30 p.m. Read more

Projected Rotation for Game 4 and beyond

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Charlie Manuel hasn't announced his rotation beyond Cole Hamels in Game 5, but I thought I'd take a moment and lay out the scenario the Phillies... Read more

Another Sunday Daily Double, and some thoughts on Ryan Howard

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I finished my Saturday at Liberties at 2nd and Fairmount, where I talked for awhile with the owner of the place, Joe, about his plans for this... Read more

A red-eyed loss

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Over the past two years, I've logged 70,000 miles in the air. That's the rougly the equivalent of flying around the equator three times. Or... Read more

Lidge, Park, Hamels and More: Breaking Down Game 1

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In the words of columnist Rich Hofmann, who had the misfortune of organizing the responsibilities of six Daily News writers during Game 1 of... Read more

NLCS Game 1: Line-ups, lefties, match-ups and more

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It's a perfect day here in Southern California -- temperature in the low 80's, no clouds in the sky, country music playing on the big loudspeaker... Read more

Phillies set NLCS roster

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The Phillies set their National League Championship Series roster this morning. As expected, Kyle Kendrick and Brett Myers have been left... Read more

Hamels in Game 1. . .Sounds like Pedro in Game 2

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As expected, Cole Hamels will start Game 1 for the Phillies tomorrow against lefthander Clayton Kershaw. Phillies manager Charlie Manuel said... Read more

Cole, then who? Manuel's not saying

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Cole Hamels will start Game 1 of the NLCS for the Phillies, as expected. After that, however, manager Charlie Manuel was not saying during... Read more