High Cheese Archive: August, 2010

Utley cleared to swing bat

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Chase Utley visited hand specialist Dr. Andrew Weiland in New York City and was cleared to begin a hitting progression, although not much has... Read more

A quick look at the stretch run

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It is shaping up to be one of the more interesting stretch runs in recent years, mostly because the Phillies and Braves appear to be on a collision... Read more

Ransom clears waivers

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Infielder Cody Ransom cleared waivers and has accepted his outright assignment to Triple A Lehigh Valley. Ransom hit .190 with two homers... Read more

Live chat with Paul Hagen

Daily News baseball columnist Paul Hagen takes your questions in a live chat today at noon on the Hot Button. Read more

Flash Forward: A Victorino/Brown Platoon?

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In our chat session today, there were a lot of questions about the Phillies' outfield situation once Shane Victorino returns. After all, Raul... Read more

Pedro Martinez: The Best a Man Can Get

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Pedro Martinez is in New York City doing a promotional tour for Gillette, the men's shaving line. It's probably the closest he'll get to Yankee... Read more

Phillies promote first baseman

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The Phillies have promoted slugging first baseman Matt Rizzotti from Double A Reading to Triple A Lehigh Valley. Rizzotti, 24, leads the Eastern... Read more

Phillies acquire Mike Sweeney

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With Ryan Howard on the disabled list, the Phillies have acquired first baseman Mike Sweeney from the Seattle Mariners for a player to be named... Read more

Mailbag: Adam Dunn, A clean-up replacement, and Prospects

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I'm not always the best at keeping in touch with people. Actually, let's be honest: the only person worse at responding to e-mail is Ted Kaczynski... Read more

Hot Button: Chat Phillies with David Murphy

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