The man who threw that final pitch in 2008 is now officially joining another former Phillie, Jayson Werth, in Washington.
Brad Lidge will not be wearing a Phillies uniform this season
Roy Halladay struck out 10 in seven sharp innings, Raul Ibanez and Shane Victorino homered, and the Philadelphia Phillies completed a three-game sweep with a 7-3 victory over the Washington Nationals on Thursday night.
Vance Worley threw six sharp innings, Raul Ibanez homered and had three hits, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Washington Nationals 7-4 Wednesday night.
Chris continues to review media coverage of the Osama Bin Laden killing. He also talks to Phillies Play-by-Play Announcer, Tom McCarthy, about the return of Jayson Werth.
Cole Hamels pitched a five-hitter, Raul Ibanez doubled twice as he stopped an 0 for 35 slump and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Washington Nationals 4-1 Tuesday night.
Back at his best after an unusually brief outing, Cliff Lee struck out 12 in a three-hit shutout Thursday night, allowing the Philadelphia Phillies to overcome their own problems at the plate in a 4-0 victory over the Washington Nationals.
Joe Blanton has been designated “the other guy” amid the Philadelphia Phillies’ star-studded quartet of starting pitchers, and so far this season, he hasn’t done anything to shed that label.
Oh, hey, Jayson. Glad to see that you continue to not be able to keep the Phillies’ name out of your mouth.
Many folks will try to excuse Jayson Werth’s “hate” comment as nothing more than a joke in the company of his new boss. Perhaps if it were an isolated incident, I would be willing to do the same, but, unfortunately, since the moment Ryan Howard watched the Phillies season end, Werth has shown nothing but jealousy and contempt for his former club.
Phillies’ team president David Montgomery was a guest on KYW Newsradio on Friday morning, reviewing the recently completed baseball winter meetings.
By Bill Campbell: Donovan McNabb and Jayson Werth were two of the most prominent competitors on the Philadelphia sports scene. Who would have believed that in the same calendar year, both would transfer to Washington, D.C., of all places?
It isn’t the same as LeBron, “taking his talents to South Beach,” but Jayson Werth’s decision to leave for the Nationals is raising eyebrows.
Right fielder Jayson Werth has agreed to a $126 million, seven-year contract with the Washington Nationals.
So, what would you do if you were Charlie Manuel? Everyone seems to have an opinion on what the skipper should do to get his team back on track.