High Cheese Archive: July, 2008

Blanton set to debut. . .but what about Cole?

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Good afternoon from Shea Stadium. The skies are blue and the sun is shining and the temperature is in the 80's, which is a far cry from the... Read more

Sunday morning odds and ends

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Good morning/afternoon from Florida. A few things to get to. 1) Brett Myers will indeed pitch Wednesday, manager Charlie Manuel confirmed... Read more

It's official - Eaton moves to the bullpen

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It's official. Adam Eaton is no longer a member of the Phillies starting rotation. Pitching coach Rich Dubee and manager Charlie Manuel informed... Read more

Phillies acquire Blanton

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The Phillies got help for their starting rotation, acquiring righthander Joe Blanton from Oakland for three minor leaguers -- infielder Adrian... Read more

Cubs, Brewers favored to win NL Title

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For what it's worth, here are some odds that were passed on to me by BoDog Sports (BoDog.com), an internet gambling web site. Updated World... Read more

Myers to pitch Friday in Triple A

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Brett Myers is scheduled to make his fourth minor league start Friday for Triple A Lehigh Valley against Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, an IronPigs... Read more

Ron Burgundy, meet Chase Utley

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Look at it this way: Chase Utley probably isn't the first person to tell New York sports fans to [bleep] off. Although such comments generally... Read more

All Star Fan Fest gets Punk'd by fake Phillie

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So, there was this thing in New York today called the All Star Fan Fest. And fans were delighted that a guy in a Phillies uniform was signing... Read more

Looks like it will be Moyer, Kendrick, Hamels

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Phillies pitching coach Rich Dubee said today that Jamie Moyer will make the first start after the All Star break against Florida in Miami... Read more

Swindle sent down, Bisenius called up

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This morning in the clubhouse R.J. Swindle was packing his bags and heading back to Lehigh Valley, while Joe Bisenius was getting settled in... Read more