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Pettibone Impressive In Reading's Early Win

Monday, June 18, 2012, 1:50 PM
READING — It was a little earlier than usual, but the 9:30 a.m. start didn’t stop Reading Phillies right-hander Jonathan Pettibone from posting his third consecutive impressive outing in a season of continued progress. Pettibone wasn’t involved in the decision during Monday's 4-3... Read more

Trout Takes A Big Hit

Sunday, June 10, 2012, 7:48 PM
DENVER -- Los Angeles Angels centerfielder Mike Trout, who was hitting hard all weekend, took a hard hit in the second inning of Sunday’s 10-8 win over the host Colorado Rockies, but was able to stay in the game. Trout, The Inquirer’s 2009 South Jersey player of the year from Millville... Read more

Trout Survives Ninth Inning Scare

Saturday, June 9, 2012, 12:40 AM
DENVER -- Mike Trout put on yet another show in the Los Angeles Angels 7-2 win over the Colorado Rockies on Friday at Coors Field, but the former Inquirer South Jersey Player of the Year from Millville also had a late-game scare. In the ninth inning Trout was hit by an Esmil Rogers pitch in the thumb... Read more

Phils Top Prospect Enjoys Another Strong Outing

Wednesday, April 25, 2012, 9:54 PM
READING -- Reading righthander Trevor May, No. 1 in The Inquirer/Daily News ranking of the Phillies Top 25 minor league prospects, improved to 4-0 with Wednesday’s 1-0 win over the Richmond Flying Squirrels at First Energy Stadium. May, pitched six shutout innings, allowing just one hit. He... Read more

Briggs signs with Morehead State

Thursday, April 12, 2012, 7:57 PM
Maurice Briggs, a former standout basketball player at Norristown High School, signed a scholarship to play at Morehead State on Wednesday. The 6-foot-8 forward is a third-team junior college all-American at Beaver County Community College in Western Pennsylvania. Briggs averaged 23 points and 13... Read more

Harper Has Rough Night Against IronPigs

Wednesday, April 11, 2012, 11:04 PM
ALLENTOWN, PA -- It was a tough night for heralded prospect Bryce Harper of the Triple-A Syracuse Chiefs, making his first local appearance of the year. Harper went 1-for-5 with a triple and three strikeouts as the Lehigh Valley IronPigs defeated the Chiefs, 7-6, at Coca-Cola Park. Harper had 11... Read more

Phoenix honors Watson, Copper

Thursday, March 29, 2012, 1:03 PM
Boys’ Latin Charter’s Maurice Watson, Jr. and Prep Charter’s Kahleah Copper on Wednesday were named winners of the fifth annual Phoenix Awards. The Phoenix Club of Philadelphia was created in 2008 by Michael Horsey, a local certified public accountant, to recognize the most outstanding... Read more

Basketball recruit Phelps' Bedulskis commits to UNC-Asheville

Wednesday, March 28, 2012, 3:59 PM
Phelps Schools Senior Mike Bedulskis a 6'9 Forward from Vilnius, Lithuania committed to UNC-Ashville for a Full Basketball Scholarship next year. Bedulskis picked UNC-Ashville over Colgate, Dartmouth, Loyola Chicago, George Washington. Read more

Kidd-Gilchrist still undecided

Thursday, March 22, 2012, 7:29 PM
ATLANTA -- For some time, it has been assumed that Michael Kidd-Gilchrist would enter the NBA draft following this his freshman season at Kentucky. Already an elite college player, it would be a shock if the 6-foot-7 forward didn’t go pro. So it didn’t come as a surprise that's... Read more

City Six coaches feel badly for Drexel

Monday, March 12, 2012, 2:43 PM
Drexel coach Bruiser Flint spent a lot of time shaking hands and hugging before and after the annual Coaches vs. Cancer NCAA breakfast at the Palestra while accepting both congratulations and condolences for a 27-win season that wasn’t good enough to get the Dragons into the NCAA tournament. Drexel... Read more
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