The Phillies Zone Archive: June, 2012

Domonic Brown heats up

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As the Phillies stumbled Tuesday to another listless defeat that dropped them under .500 again, something was happening 70 miles north. Domonic... Read more

Placido Polanco could miss a few days

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Placido Polanco was not available to hit Wednesday and could miss a few days of action with a cut finger suffered Tuesday when Matt Treanor... Read more

Vance Worley feels no pain during return

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Amid Jonathan Papelbon ripping into an umpire and Jimmy Rollins showing general indifference to the boos directed his way, there was Vance... Read more

Jim Thome's future in question

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Jim Thome will rejoin the Phillies sometime this week and should spend the majority of the upcoming road trip as the team's designated hitter... Read more

Second opinion will confirm Roy Halladay diagnosis

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A second opinion on Roy Halladay's injured shoulder is expected to show no differences than the original diagnosis of a strained latissimus... Read more

What is a reasonable expectation for Chase Utley's return?

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The news after the game overshadowed the actual game, an eminently forgettable one. As reporters shuffled through a quiet Phillies clubhouse... Read more

Some potential Phillies draft picks

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The Phillies have the 40th and 54th picks in the first day of the baseball draft Monday. Marti Wolever, the team’s assistant general... Read more

It's unlikely, but door not closed on Chase Utley switching positions

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Begin with this: Charlie Manuel is not so sure playing a position other than second base will alleviate the pain in Chase Utley's chronically... Read more

Game 56: Enter Kershaw

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Clayton Kershaw has not faced the Phillies since Sept. 1, 2010 and that was before he won a Cy Young. He struck out 11 batters that night but... Read more

Phillies to target position players early in draft

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Major League Baseball's annual June draft begins Monday and the Phillies will not pick until late into the night with the 40th overall selection... Read more