High Cheese Archive: August, 2008

Phillies find their lefty: Eyre

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The Phillies have been searching for another left-handed reliever since spring training. It took them four months, but it appears they have... Read more

Hamels out after 6 1/3

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Cole Hamels appears to have rebounded from the worst back-to-back stretch of his young career, but the Phillies can't seem to get any offense... Read more

Gordon has another set-back

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Just received word here in the press box that veteran reliever Tom Gordon left his rehab appearance tonight in Florida with discomfort in his... Read more

Could Freddy Garcia end up back in Philly?

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Short answer: probably not. Long answer: the Phillies had a scout at Freddy Garcia's workout at the University of Miami today. And, certainly... Read more

Injuries. . .plus schedules for Eaton and Benson

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If the Phillies are suddenly struck by a rash of injuries in the next week, you can all thank Paul Hagen, because in today's Daily News he... Read more

How the Manny deal went down

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Throughout the days leading up to the trade deadline, Sports Illustrated's Jon Heyman was reporting that the Phillies and Marlins were the... Read more

Has Myers' trip to the minors worked?

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I think it's stating the obvious that we've seen the value of good pitching over the past couple of days. Even though the Phils eventually... Read more

Carrasco looks good in Triple A debut

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Highly regarded Phillies pitching prospect Carlos Carrasco allowed two unearned runs over 6 2/3 innings Sunday night in his Triple A debut... Read more

Blanton responds; Carrasco promoted

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Charlie Manuel had shrugged off the notion that new acquisition Joe Blanton was pitching to keep his spot in the rotation when he took the... Read more

Trade Deadline Report Card

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The Phillies are in St. Louis right now. I'm sitting on a black recliner watching MSNBC. Paul Hagen is covering the Cardinals series, and the... Read more