High Cheese Archive: June, 2011

Manuel downplays concern about Hamels injury

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UPDATE: 11:20 p.m. Charlie Manuel just wrapped up his press conference, and the Phillies manager does not seem to be too concerned about Hamels... Read more

Vance Worley on Saturday. . .And Beyond?

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Neither Charlie Manuel nor Rich Dubee was ready to name Vance Worley the team's starter against Seattle on Saturday. The Phillies could theoretically... Read more

Has Charlie Manuel mishandled J.C. Romero?

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The conventional wisdom suggests that Charlie Manuel is as much to blame for J.C. Romero's struggles this season as Romero himself. Manuel... Read more

The economics of victory

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In the game story you will find in Monday's Daily News, we focus on the production of Ryan Howard and Chase Utley. The two players combined... Read more

Halladay, Kendrick poised to start doubleheader

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The Phillies will go with Kyle Kendrick and Roy Halladay in their doubleheader against the Marlins on Wednesday, the Phillies confirmed this... Read more

Brown gets day off, Francisco hitting fifth vs. lefty Davis

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Rookie right fielder Domonic Brown, who enters today with two hits in his last 25 at-bats, will get the day off against Cubs lefty Doug Davis... Read more

Who's No. 2? Amaro on Hamels, and his contract

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Two pertinent questions involving Cole Hamels: 1) If the Phillies started a playoff series tomorrow, would he start Game 2? 2) What will... Read more

Rollins back in line-up to face Cubs

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As Charlie Manuel indicated yesterday, shortstop Jimmy Rollins is back in the line-up, his first start since fouling a ball off of his knee... Read more

Hamels: The right stuff

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An hour after Cole Hamels put the finishing touches on his latest masterpiece, weathering stifling heat to pitch eight dominant innings in... Read more

Manuel says Utley throwing woes no cause for concern

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Chase Utley has the most famous wounded knee outside of South Dakota. And that knee just happens to be attached to the leg on which he usually... Read more