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Archive: November, 2010

Gillick among Hall of Fame nominees

Monday, November 8, 2010, 2:22 PM
Former Phillies general manager Pat Gillick is among 12 nominees on the Baseball Hall of Fame's Expansion Era ballot for the Committee to Consider Managers, Umpires, Executives and Long-Retired Players. The nominees will be reviewed by a 16-member group at the baeball winter meetings next month in... Read more

Free Agency: Day 1

Sunday, November 7, 2010, 10:13 AM
The big news today, obviously, is that La Salle begins its defense of 14th place in the Atlantic 10 with an exhibition game against Philadelphia University at Tom Gola Arena. But it also happens to be the first full day of free agency, which is the time of year when baseball teams who are worth hundreds... Read more

Reports: Moyer re-injures elbow in the Dominican

Saturday, November 6, 2010, 9:52 PM
Some unfortunate news for anybody pulling for Jamie Moyer in his attempt to pitch a 25th season in the majors. According to reports out of the Dominican Republic, the soon-to-be-48-year-old lefty has re-injured the elbow that sidelined him for the last two months of the 2010 season. Dionisio Soldevila... Read more

Free Agent Watch: A look at the Relievers. . .

Friday, November 5, 2010, 12:08 PM
In the paper today, we offered a look at the Phillies' strategy for the upcoming free agent signing period, which begins on Sunday. While the bulk of the attention thus far has been focused on Jayson Werth's impending free agency, and the Phillies' options should they choose not to re-sign him, don't... Read more

Phillies increase ticket prices

Friday, November 5, 2010, 11:13 AM
Coming off a franchise attendance record, the Phillies will be increasing ticket prizes in most areas of Citizens Bank Park for 2011 by $2 to $5. Season ticketholders have been sent renewal invoices this week reflecting the change. Single-game tickets in the lower bowl from sections 1115-132 and... Read more

Roy Halladay: Sportsman of the Year?

Thursday, November 4, 2010, 4:28 PM
On November 16, Roy Halladay could be named the National League Cy Young winner. And if Jack McCullum gets his way, the Phillies' ace will be in line for another prestigious honor. McCullum, the veteran Sports Illustrated writer, has nominated Halladay as his choice for the magazine's annual Sportsman... Read more

A couple of notes

Wednesday, November 3, 2010, 4:42 PM
A couple of quick notes. . . 1) The Phillies have claimed infielder Carlos Rivero from the Cleveland Indians to bring their 40-man roster total to 34 players. Rivero, a right-handed hitter from Venezuela who turns 23 on May 20, played short stop in the Indians system. He hit .232/.278/.325 with six... Read more

Odds for 2011 like Phillies

Wednesday, November 3, 2010, 12:18 PM
With the end of one season, the looking ahead to the next begins quickly. If the oddsmakers are right, we are looking at a rematch of the 2009 World Series with the Phillies and the Yankees. According to, the odds of the Yankees winning the World Series in 2001 are 4-1, with the Phillies... Read more

Werth among 142 baseball free agents

Tuesday, November 2, 2010, 12:45 PM
Jayson Werth is among 142 players who became free agents as soon as the final out of the World Series was recorded last night. With recent changes to the free agent provisions of the Basic Agreement, the exclusive negotiating period for free agents and their current clubs has been shortened to 5 days... Read more

Lopes will not return

Monday, November 1, 2010, 5:21 PM
We got the first hint in spring training, when Jayson Werth suggested that this would be Davey Lopes' last season as first base coach, and a couple of days after the Phillies were eliminated by the San Francisco Giants in the NLCS the situation had yet to be resolved. Yesterday, though, the Phillies... Read more
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