High Cheese Archive: May, 2009

Owings will face seven lefties in a row

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Righties are hitting .233 with 16 homers off Micah Owings. Lefties are hitting .274 with 23 home runs. So maybe it shouldn't come as a surprise... Read more

Wednesday afternoon Trivia: Who is Vic Willis? Plus DH update

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Inquirer beat writer Andy Martino and I ate lunch together today. Being the fierce competitors that we are, I was a little nervous when the... Read more

On Carrasco, the DH, Rollins, Happ, Park and more

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Lots to get to today: 1) Paul Hagen checked in on Carlos Carrasco when he was up in Lehigh Valley on Monday. Carrasco is 0-5 with a 6.31 ERA... Read more

Happ in rotation; Park to bullpen

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As Tweeted moments ago from the Phillies' clubhouse, J.A. Happ has been inserted into the Phillies' starting rotation, replacing Chan Ho Park... Read more

Explaining the Escalona move

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UPDATED - 3:41 p.m. Walker and Cervenak were not options for the Phillies as they are injured. I'm sure some of you are curious as to why... Read more

Carpenter to start; Lidge says confidence and stuff are there

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Well, that was a wild one. Before we get into the details that I'm sure you are all dying to know, I'd like to point out one thing. Prior... Read more

Rollins back batting leadoff

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Jimmy Rollins is back in his customary role as leadoff hitter for this afternoon's game against the Dodgers. I'll put the line-ups below. First... Read more

Line-ups and Pre-Game Notes: Rollins still hitting fifth

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Dodgers at Phillies - May 13, 2009 Phillies Line-up - Shane Victorino CF - Chase Utley 2B - Jayson Werth RF - Ryan... Read more

Separated at birth?

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Rollins dropped from leadoff spot

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Paul Hagen reporting: Two days after expressing reluctance about dropping Jimmy Rollins from the top of the Phillies' lineup, manager Charlie... Read more