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Prayers and Thoughts go out to Eagles nation

Posted by fanofphilly on Sunday, August 5th, 2012

Today Howie stepped up to the podium and announced that Andy Reid was absent from early morning workouts due to the passing of his son Garrett Reid.  First and foremost my heart and prayers go out to the Reid family and the whole Eagles organization.  Now let me say this… I do no like using [...]

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Flyers HUGE FA signings

Posted by fanofphilly on Thursday, July 5th, 2012

Flyers announce 2 signings today.
Ruslan Fedotenko - returns back to the team but this time almost 10 years later hes coming back.  He will not be a player that will light the lamp often for us but he will bring solid depth and SIZE.  Something that we needed after losing Jagr and JVR.  Regardless I [...]

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Rookie salary cap numbers for 2012

Posted by fanofphilly on Tuesday, May 15th, 2012

Ok so the numbers are not 100% final but with the new CBA you can get very very close to being accurate.
Now these are their paycut for just this year against the cap.
1-12     Fletcher Cox, DT, Mississippi State - $1.8m
2-14     Mychal Kendricks, ILB, California - $807k
2-27     Vinny Curry, DE, Marshall - $592k
3-25 [...]

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Rookie salary cap numbers for 2012

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012

Ok so the numbers are not 100% final but with the new CBA you can get very very close to being accurate.
Now these are their paycut for just this year against the cap.
1-12     Fletcher Cox, DT, Mississippi State - $1.8m
2-14     Mychal Kendricks, ILB, California - $807k
2-27     Vinny Curry, DE, Marshall - $592k
3-25 [...]

Story of the day - Suspensions.

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

So unless your living under a rock the story of the day is suspensions
Cole Hamels suspended 5 games for ADMITTING he hit Bryce Harper the other night for 5 games.  Wow 5 games because he said - “I was trying to hit him,”  “I’m not going to deny it. I’m not trying to injure the [...]

Phillies in Phull Swing!

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010

Well ladies and gents as I sit here today Chase Utley is back and its very possible that Ryan Howard will be back by the beginning of next week as well. Chase who has been out since the end of June is just glad to be back in our rotation and man o man [...]

Phillies latest

Wednesday, August 4th, 2010

Well going against these sub par teams could not come at a better time. As the Phillies have been wheeling and dealing as of late jumping up to only 2 games back in the NL East. This is one of those rare times that we root for the Mets, as the Mets as [...]

Roy Oswalt officially a Phillies member

Thursday, July 29th, 2010

The deal is done, Roy Oswalt (RHP) is officially a Philadelphia Phillies member. Piecing this together, it appears the Astros send Oswalt and $11MM to the Phillies for Happ, Gose, and Villar, with the Phils potentially adding $1MM to Oswalt’s buyout but not exercising his option.
Little background and bio about him for those who [...]

Phillies still going hard - Brown called up

Thursday, July 29th, 2010

In light of all the trade talks out there the Phillies are still pushing on just fine right now. With Brown being called up and preforming just GREAT I think the has proven to everyone what we were all so excited for from him. Victorino placed on the 15 day DL has allowed [...]

Hope this post doesnt jinxx it

Tuesday, July 27th, 2010

Well since I havent posted the Phillies havent lost. But Hopefully it really was Milt and not me taking a break from posting lol.
Regardless the Phillies bats were finally returned to them and hopefully that sea-saw of good bats, bad pitching / bad bats, good pitching doesnt continue.
Right not I am very [...]

Phillies possible trades

Wednesday, July 21st, 2010

As per mlbtraderumors.com
Roy Oswalt is making the most of his no-trade clause and it’s slowing the Phillies down as they attempt to acquire him. Two people familiar with the discussions tell ESPN.com’s Jayson Stark that Oswalt is asking that his 2012 option be picked up by any team that trades for him. The Phillies don’t [...]

Phillies remind me of a song

Tuesday, July 20th, 2010

Your hot then your cold….that Katie Perry song, unreal Phillies….
Going into the all-star break I was thinking wow this is going to be great we just swept the 1st place Reds at the time. and not we almost get swept but the Cubs who have been struggling themselves. And now going up 4-2 [...]

Getting caught up with the Phillies

Monday, June 28th, 2010

Ok Phillies thanks for coming alive.
Break down quick. JRoll is back and so is the team, funny how that happens right? We watched this year as the Phillies pulled up a big lead in the NL East then we watched it just slowly disappear from them while the Braves crept up slower and [...]