High Cheese Archive: February, 2011

Dubee: "Joe's our fifth starter"

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The clubhouse at Bright House Field was buzzing again today as pitchers and catchers reported to Clearwater in preparation for tomorrow's opening... Read more

Being Raul Ibanez (with video)

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Here's the thing about mind over matter. At some point, matter wins. The role of the mind is to postpone the victory as long as possible. Raul... Read more

Michael Young not a real possibility, ESPN.com reports

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When news broke of Michael Young's trade request yesterday, several e-mailers wondered if the well-regarded infielder could provide an out-of-the-box... Read more

Chat Phillies with Marcus Hayes

Live Chat: Marcus Hayes will chat about the upcoming Phillies season on Wednesday beginning at noon. On a mobile phone? Click HERE to join... Read more

Platoon role a possibility for Brown

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In today's paper, we took a look at one piece of work that hitting coach Greg Gross has performed with Domonic Brown this offseason. I didn't... Read more

Looking for the first loser: Who is the second-best rotation in the NL?

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Unless you have spent the last two months holed up in Charlie Sheen's hotel room, you've probably heard that the Phillies are supposed to have... Read more

In defense of a colleague

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This is a baseball blog, and I generally try to keep the conversation steered toward that topic. But this is also a Daily News and Philly.com... Read more

Hoover lands with Red Sox

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Paul Hoover, who appeared in 12 games for the Phillies over the last two seasons, has signed a minor league deal with the Red Sox, according... Read more

Phillies set broadcast schedule

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All 162 Phillies regular-season games will be shown on television this season. Comcast SportsNet will carry 103 games on their network. The... Read more