High Cheese Archive: April, 2008

Rollins placed on disabled list

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The Phillies just announced they've placed short stop Jimmy Rollins on the disabled list. That means Rollins won't play until at least Monday... Read more

Cause for concern?

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Three weeks into the season, the Phillies are 8-10 and in third place in the NL East, three games behind the Mets, who enter today's game looking... Read more

Hamels pulled after loading bases in eighth

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It's been the Johan Santana show here for the most part. Chase Utley went deep on the left-hander last inning to pull the Phillies to within... Read more

Hamels-Santana I; Coste pulling for Ruiz; More

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Sometimes, people come up to me and tell me I have the greatest job in the world. You get paid to watch baseball, they say. And most times... Read more

Tejada homers, shaves two years off of his life

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Miguel Tejada's home run in the fourth inning off of Brett Myers didn't actually age him by two years. Nope. Tejada took care of that himself... Read more

Taguchi leading off; Pitching match-ups for Mets set

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A day game after a night game is a good time for a manager to give some players a breather. Today, that means Greg Dobbs, So Taguchi and Chris... Read more

Rollins likely won't be back until Saturday

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Day Eight of Jimmy Watch brought more of the same. Rollins took batting practice and got his first pinch-hit on a ninth-inning single, but... Read more

Wednesday morning potpourri: Burrell, Jenkins, Benson and more

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One of the things that may have been lost in last night's rousing ninth inning is the man who would have had an opportunity to win the game... Read more

Good point: What would have happened if Burrell had walked in the seventh?

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Big ups to reader Larry Brady for raising this point in an email in the wake of tonight's remarkable 4-3 win over the Astros. "Thank... Read more

Manuel not considering DL for Rollins

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Jimmy Rollins will not start tonight for the sixth straight game. He's already missed an entire series with the Cubs, and it isn't clear if... Read more