There is no outdoor party more hearty than one deferred by the caprices of Mother Nature and the stupidity of Father Baseball.
Hey, all you gamblers who bet on the Phillies in Game 5, we want to congratulate you on your victory.
WHEN SHORTSTOP Jimmy Rollins cleared his head with "The Inner Game of Tennis," it helped the Phillies reach the playoffs, helped make him an MVP and helped end a playoff slump.
THE PART about being tied at two, going into the bottom of the sixth with Cole Hamels out of the game, that part Joe Maddon is more than comfortable with.
There used to be a sign at Downey's on South Street, supposedly, that read something like: "On this date 10 years ago, nothing happened."
HOW MANY TIMES can a World Series ticket change hands?
In the case of Game 5 of this World Series - scheduled to be completed tonight - the answer is several. Local ticket brokers and sites on the secondary market were reporting some business...
They got wet, and they got cold and they got mad, but they'll be back.
Several Phillies fans contacted yesterday mainly felt duped by Major League Baseball, the Rays and the Phillies after they agreed to start Game 5 on Monday night at Citizens...
THE ATTACK on Philadelphia came yesterday, predictable as the sunrise. (It was almost as predictable as the coming collapse of the wet-behind-the-ears, error-prone x-Rays.)
I WAS AT THE VET in '93 for Game 4, sure that the upper deck - which was trembling under the phrantic pheet of thousands of shrieking phans - was about to come crashing down.