High Cheese Archive: June, 2009

Rollins hitting sixth tonight

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A couple quick pre-game notes, which I'll try to expound upon later when I have time. You'll probably find the fact that Jimmy Rollins is hitting... Read more

Feliz: I just missed it

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You could say that Pedro Feliz makes the play 99 out of 100 times, and his .974 fielding percentage from a year ago would make you pretty close... Read more

'Nuff Said

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I wrote about 800 words on Cole Hamels' complete game shutout for the newspaper. Orlando Hudson summed it up in considerably less. "He... Read more

Victorino downplays injury

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One day after soreness in his left hip caused him to remove himself from the Phillies’ 5-1 win over the Padres in the sixth inning, center... Read more

Myers has surgery, to begin rehab Saturday

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Phillies pitcher Brett Myers had successful hip surgery today in New York, the Phillies said in a statement. The surgery was performed by Dr... Read more

The catch

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Greg Dobbs said it felt like hitting a home run. And, when you really think about it, his racing stab of a line drive by Chris Young in the... Read more

Like Fine Wine?

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UPDATE -- 11:14 a.m. -- I'm not sure what I was drinking when I banged... Read more

Myers surgery set for Thursday

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A quick update on Brett Myers. . . The righthander will undergo his surgery on Thursday in New York under hip specialist Dr. Bryan Kelly. No... Read more

The Trade Formula

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I thought I'd expand a little bit on a story that was in the paper today. . . Relatively speaking, trades are rare, and they are rare because... Read more

Mayberry sent down to Triple-A Lehigh Valley

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John Mayberry Jr.'s first big league stint was a short one. The Phillies sent the power-hitting outfielder back to Triple-A Lehigh Valley following... Read more