High Cheese Archive: June, 2012

A buyer's guide to the Philadelphia Phillies: Cole Hamels

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We're still a month away from the thick of the flurry of deals that always occurs in advance of the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline. Right... Read more

Here's a stat to chew on as you wait for tonight's game

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I'm not sure what this says, but I found it interesting, so I thought I'd share it. Through 64 games, Phillies cleanup hitters have combined... Read more

Second-guessing the second-guessing: Part II, Utley and Howard

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In addition to an observer, recorder, and analyzer of history and the human condition, a writer is also a therapeutic device, the disembodied... Read more

This week's pitching match-ups

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Saturday, June 9 at Orioles, 4:05 RHP Vance Worley at RHP Tommy Hunter BREAKDOWN: Another very winnable match-up. Hunter has allowed at... Read more

Second-guessing the second-guessing of alleged second-guessing: Part I

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In addition to an observer, recorder, and analyzer of history and the human condition, a writer is also a therapeutic device, the disembodied... Read more

Manuel seems to know what all of us do: The Phillies just aren't a good team right now

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As I wrote in today's Daily News and Inquirer, Charlie Manuel is a guy who finds it hard to mask his true emotions, and yesterday those emotions... Read more

Video: Phillies swept by Dodgers

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Video: Following Thursday's 8-3 loss to the Dodgers, Phillies manager Charlie Manuel discussed how opposing teams don't fear the Phillies any... Read more

Polanco's wrist, finger keep him out of lineup

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Placido Polanco still can't swing a bat because of the left hand that was trapped between the third base bag and Matt Treanor's foot two nights... Read more

Roy Halladay wants you to vote for Carlos Ruiz

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Hey, Philadelphia, circle up. Roy Halladay has something to say to you. See, the first update on fan voting for the All-Star Game was released... Read more

Introducing Shane Watson

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Here's the skinny on the Phillies' top pick in this year's draft. . . Baseball America had him ranked 30th in this year's crop of draft-eligible... Read more