All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Philadelphia Phillies’

Lenny Dykstra’s Son Selected by Braves in MLB Draft

In 1993, former New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies center fielder Lenny Dykstra broke the hearts of many Braves fans when he crushed a 3-2 pitch in the top of the 10th inning for a home run to give the Phillies the 4-3 win in Game 5 of the 1993 NCLS, helping to bring a halt to the Braves 104-win …

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Cole Hamels Could Return To MLB Action In Two Weeks

If the Philadelphia Phillies are going to have any chance of competing in the National League East this season, they are going to need a healthy Cole Hamels back in the rotation. The 30-year-old lefty started the season on the disabled list due to biceps tendinitis, but things could be looking up for the ace in terms of recovery time. …

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Philadelphia Phillies Announcers Are Stepping Down

The Phillies have signed a new contract with NBCUniversal and Comcast SportsNet that is supposedly worth $2.5 billion over 25 years. According to the Associated Press, the network has made the decision for broadcaster Chris Wheeler and color analyst Gary Mathews to step down from their current positions. The team released the following statement: As the longest-tenured member of the …

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Darren Daulton: 2 Brain Tumors Successfully Removed

Former Philadelphia Phillies all-star Darren “Dutch” Daulton has successfully made it through a 7-hour surgery to remove two brain tumors. According to a WPVI report, Daulton was awake and speaking after the surgery on Monday. No complications were reported along with the surgery, and the all-star catcher is expected to be released sometime this week. Despite earlier reports that one …

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Jayson Werth Breaks Wrist: Twitter Reacts

Jayson Werth, right fielder for the Washington Nationals, broke his left wrist during the Philadelphia Phillies game on Sunday night. According to doctors, the break is severe enough that Werth may not return to the field for several months. To fully understand the extent of the injury, Werth will need to visit a specialist. During the sixth inning, Werth made …

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