The Phillies Zone Archive: October, 2009

Did Manuel fix Lidge?

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Charlie Manuel said it many times this summer and fall, no matter how dark and confusing Brad Lidge’s season became. The manager believed... Read more

Sources: Myers, Kendrick off the NLCS roster; Bruntlett, Park on; Pedro definite for Game 2

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Pedro Martinez will start Game 2 of the National League Championship Series, according to team sources. Martinez, who has not pitched since... Read more

OK, seriously, how did they do that?

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The moment would have demoralized nearly any other team. In the eighth inning of Monday’s division series clincher in Denver, Dexter... Read more

Emotional scenes from the clincher

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This was a wilder celebration than when the Phillies clinched their division a few weeks ago. How could it not have been, given this wild series... Read more

Everyone says Eyre is OK, other pregame stuff

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Pregame greetings from a possible clincher. Last night’s game will be hard to top; hope you were able to stay up for what I thought was... Read more

Charlie's bullpen clues

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With Kyle Kendrick, Joe Blanton and Pedro Martinez pitching in relief, the Phillies bullpen is dramatically different than during the regular... Read more

Game times set

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The game times for this series have been a joke; if you're a 9-to-5er or schoolkid, you haven't been able to watch any of these comfortable... Read more

Happ tomorrow

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J.A. Happ will start for the Phillies tomorrow, the team announced. No reaction yet from Pedro Martinez, who said before the news came down... Read more

Lee in Game 4, Hamels or Blanton in a possible Game 5

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Update: According to Charlie Manuel, Cliff Lee will start Game 4 Monday, and Joe Blanton and Cole Hamels are in the mix for a potential Game... Read more

Moyer hospitalized with blood infection

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Jamie Moyer is in Thomas Jefferson University hospital with a blood infection, according to Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. Moyer... Read more