High Cheese Archive: August, 2009

Phillies and Nomar, again?

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The Phillies had a scout in Anaheim this weekend to take a look at Oakland's Nomar Garciappara, according to report in the San Francisco Chronicle... Read more

Phillies shut down Drabek

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Double-A Reading righthander Kyle Drabek, generally regarded as the Phillies' best pitching prospect, will not be called up after roster limits... Read more

Dobbs, Condrey, Taylor updates

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CLEARWATER, Fla. -- Righthander Clay Condrey could make a rehab start as early as Sunday and Greg Dobbs is looking to resume baseball activities... Read more

Myers: I'm not coming back to take anybody's job

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Our Paul Hagen is covering Brett Myers today in Reading. Here is a transcript of Myers' session with the media: Myers: “I’m not... Read more

Brad Lidge, Braden Looper, Cherries, and a look back at history

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Let me start by saying that I like cherries. I value them. They are one of my favorite fruit. But while an ice cream sundae may not taste its... Read more

Myers, Utley, Michael Taylor and more

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A beautiful day here in Pittsburgh. Cloudless sky, low humidity, low 80's. Several Phillies fans on my flight this morning to Pittsburgh, which... Read more

Myers' velocity up in scoreless inning

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Brett Myers faced four batters, striking out one and walking one, in his one inning rehab start for the Class A Lakewood BlueClaws on Monday... Read more

Romero hopes to return before end of season; Werth honored

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Relievers J.C. Romero and Clay Condrey both threw successful 35-pitch bullpen sessions at the Phillies’ Brighthouse Networks Field on... Read more

On Lee, Hamels, the Wild Card race and more

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Good morning. I ducked out of New York City a day early. Marcus Hayes will be filling in on the beat today as I prepare to fly to Pittsburgh... Read more

Myers' rehab start washed out

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UPDATED: Brett Myers' rehab start at Lakewood was rained out today. Myers is now scheduled to pitch the first game of a doubleheader Monday... Read more