The Phillies Zone Archive: August, 2010

Hoover will be first call-up

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LOS ANGELES -- Not that this will cure all that ails the Phillies' offense, but Paul Hoover will join the team Wednesday when rosters expand... Read more

Win covers up blunder of yanking Oswalt

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SAN DIEGO — As Roy Oswalt walked off the field having retired 13 Padres in a row, Carlos Ruiz made a prediction. “You’re... Read more

Baez placed on DL

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SAN DIEGO -- Add another to the list of disabled players for the 2010 Phillies. Righthander Danys Baez was placed on the 15-day disabled list... Read more

Halladay honors Chooch

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The Phillies honored Roy Halladay for his May 29 perfect game against the Florida Marlins before Thursday's game at Citizens Bank Park. Among... Read more

Happ sticks it to Phillies

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Earlier in the week, Rich Dubee had nothing ill to say. "I think the world of J.A. Happ," the Phillies pitching coach said. It... Read more

Howard not in lineup

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A day after going ballistic and being ejected in the 14th inning of the Phillies' 4-2 loss, Ryan Howard is not in the lineup for Wednesday's... Read more

The Moyers are busy

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Would be remiss if I didn't pass this along... The Moyer Foundation -- founded by Phillies pitcher Jamie Moyer and his wife, Karen -- is well... Read more

A perfect gift

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One by one, the Phillies players walked up to Roy Halladay and shook his hand. Halladay’s smile was the widest it has been since he joined... Read more

The abstract art of baselines

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Before we begin the debate of Rule 7.08, let's acknowledge this: Ryan Howard tagged Michael Bourn. Howard was adamant after the game that he... Read more

Surprise! Howard activated from DL

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Well that was unexpected. The Phillies have activated Ryan Howard from the 15-day disabled list Saturday -- only out of necessity as Ross... Read more