I was watching the Phillies in the middle of last week and, for one of the few times this season, I felt a bit of encouragement for the future.
If you thought that Saturday’s 10-0 Phillies loss to Detroit was bad, it turns out the Phils were just scratching the surface.
By Bill Campbell Phil Mickelson Phil Mickelson played very well in the U.S. Open at Merion a few weeks back and looked to be a factor from the very first day. But he lost to […]
By Bill Campbell I was browsing though a magazine recently and discovered that during the 1920’s there were 4 living legends in sports that everyone knew: Babe Ruth in baseball, Red Grange in football, Jack […]
With most of the media flying the surrender flags and clamoring for action on the Phillies trade front, here is a list of personnel under consideration for possible moves and how each stands in relationship to their trade agreements.
What a week it turned out to be.
You’d be surprised how that quality stands out with even greater significance as the years keep rolling along.
By Bill Campbell The Eagles And The OTAs: The Eagles have had nearly full participation in their previous three sessions of organized team activities. However, those OTA’s were strictly voluntary. The final OTA which began […]
Younger baseball fans who’ve come along in the last decade or so think that the Phillies have always been winners. Nothing could be further from the truth.
Call me from the “old school” but I am concerned about Chase Utley.
By Bill Campbell There were a couple of baseball incidents last weekend that managed to escape much attention. They happened about a thousand or more miles south of Philadelphia and to teams other than our […]
Sixers coach Doug Collins made a speech to his team a week or so ago that should be converted to writing and posted on bulletin boards in every professional locker room in the country.
By Bill Campbell Chip Kelly: The Eagles’ signing of Oregon’s Chip Kelly as their new head coach was, indeed, a surprise – at least to me. I didn’t expect them to sign someone without previous […]
For failing to do so, Jeffrey Lurie must be held responsible.
By Bill Campbell The Eagles: There was a picture in one of our daily newspapers on Monday morning. It showed Eagles’ trainer, Rich Burkholder, hugging Coach Andy Reid on Sunday afternoon after that last- second […]