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Archive: July, 2010

Schneider out a few days; lineup shakeup

Friday, July 2, 2010, 6:05 PM
PITTSBURGH -- Brian Schneider has a sprained left thumb -- the same injury Chase Utley was originally diagnosed with -- but it isn't nearly as severe as Utley's. Schneider's thumb is in a splint for the time being but he said he's available to play in an emergency situation. That leaves Dane Sardinha... Read more

Utley to have surgery today

Thursday, July 1, 2010, 2:49 PM
PITTSBURGH -- Chase Utley will undergo surgery on his right thumb Thursday, the Phillies announced. The surgery will be performed by hand specialist Andrew Weiland at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York. No timetable is immediately available, but prior similar surgeries have taken at least... Read more

Manuel suspended for Thursday's game

Thursday, July 1, 2010, 2:35 PM
PITTSBURGH -- Phillies manager Charlie Manuel has been suspended one game by Major League Baseball for "aggressive arguing and inappropriate contact" with home plate umpire CB Bucknor during Tuesday's win against the Reds. Manuel will serve the suspension in Thursday's series opener against... Read more

Ruiz suffers setback, plus other injury notes

Thursday, July 1, 2010, 6:25 PM
PITTSBURGH -- Like you thought the injury updates were over. The Phillies have seven players on the disabled list, the most notable being Chase Utley and Placido Polanco of course. But starting catcher Carlos Ruiz is also sidelined with a concussion and further tests done Thursday showed he still... Read more

Utley out at least eight weeks; Polanco doesn't need surgery

Thursday, July 1, 2010, 5:28 PM
PITTSBURGH -- The Phillies will likely be without their star second baseman until September. Chase Utley had surgery to repair a severely torn ligament in his right thumb Thursday. He will miss at least eight weeks, Phillies head athletic trainer Scott Sheridan said. Utley's thumb will be put in a... Read more
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