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Archive: March, 2009

And on the 15th day. . .

Tuesday, March 3, 2009, 9:18 AM
Spring training isn't the funnest of times for anyone involved. Sure, the onset of pitchers and catchers brings with it the smell of fresh cut grass and bright sunshine and the sound of bat on ball and all that happy George Will horse-hooey. But by the third week -- which, today, we officially enter... Read more

Blanton, Moyer sharp; Carrasco struggles

Monday, March 2, 2009, 1:42 PM
The two most intriguing elements of the B-Game the Phillies staged at the Carpenter Complex against the Blue Jays both passed their respective tests. Outfielder Jayson Werth, the projected starter in right, saw his first action of the spring, while starters Jamie Moyer and Joe Blanton combined to throw... Read more

UPDATE: Werth 0-for-2 in B Game

Monday, March 2, 2009, 9:55 AM
UPDATE: 1:26 p.m. -- Just got word that Jayson Werth played in the B-Game back at the Carpenter Complex and went 0-for-2. It is 1-0 over here in Dunedin for what it is worth. Jays lefty Ricky Romero walked the bases loaded and then one run home. Credit Pablo Ozuna with the RBI. Lots to get to this... Read more

Eaton signs with Orioles

Sunday, March 1, 2009, 4:13 PM
It didn't take long for Adam Eaton to find a new home. The veteran righthander, released by the Phillies Friday, has signed a minor league contract with the Baltimore Orioles. If he makes the team's Opening Day roster, Baltimore owe him only the minimum of $400,000, leaving the Phillies responsibile... Read more

A beautiful day for baseball - or not

Sunday, March 1, 2009, 12:03 PM
If it makes you feel any better about the snow storm looming back north, the weather is brutal here today. A cold front is moving through this area of Florida, pushing a small storm system in front of it. It has been raining off and on, and the temperature has steadily dropped. Nevertheless, there... Read more
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