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Dr. Richard Ferkel On Embiid’s Return: ‘5-9 Month Range’

Dr. Richard Ferkel, the doctor that performed Joel Embiid’s foot surgery, joined WIP to discuss the big man’s future.


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Johnson: Sixers Can Be A Contender Within Four Years

Having to endure arguably the toughest season in the history of franchise, the question comes up again, and again, “How long will we have to wait before the 76ers are title contenders?”


Phils Bats Explode, Run Over Marlins 11-4

Led by Carlos Ruiz’s 4 rbi night, the Phils offense was clicking on all cylinders in an 11-4 win over the Marlins in Miami. Ruiz, Werth, Utley, and Dobbs all with homeruns. Ryan Howard knocking in […]


Bats Fall Short, Lose 4-3 to Mets

The Phils bats came around alittle too late, in a 4-3 loss to the Mets up in Flushing, New York.  Phils rallied in the 8th, Ryan Howard with a 2 rbi single, Victorino a 1 […]


Phils Split Day-Night DoubleHeader with Fish

After looking lifeless in game 1’s 7-1 loss, the bats came out aggressive in the night cap, knocking in 5 runs in the 2nd, and 2 in the 5th, in a 7-4 win over the Marlins. Both Placido Polanco […]


Phils Win a Wild One to Close Out Road Trip

Down 7-3 entering the 7th inning, the Phils rallied to score 9 runs in the inning, and went on to top the Rockies 12-11. Chase Utley leading the way with a grandslam, and rbi single(6 […]


Phils Getting it Together at the Right Time

Phillies starting pitcher Roy Oswalt threw 6 1/3 shutout innings. Jimmy Rollins and Shane Victorino led off the 1st and 2nd with solo homeruns, and Chase Utley found his swing, going 3 for 5, with […]


Hamels Throws a Gem, Phils Sweep at Petco Park

Phils starting pitching continued it’s dominance, as Cole Hamels(W, 8-10) went 8 shutout innings, finally got run support, and the Phils blanked the Padres 5-0, to complete the 3 game sweep. Hamels retired the final 16 […]


Phils Take The 1st 2 in San Diego

Led by Joe Blanton’s 6 innings of 1 run ball, Phillies pitching led the way in another low scoring,  3-1 win over the Padres at Petco Park. Shane Victorino the offensive MVP, knocking in 2 […]


Phils come up Short Again, lose 3 in a row to Houston

Hitting and Baserunning may have hit a season low, in the Phils 3-2 loss to the Astros 3-2 at Citizens Bank Park. Starting pitcher Roy Halladay went 7 innings, allowing 3 runs on 6 hits, 6 […]


Oswalt, Phils Pitching Swat the Nats

Roy Oswalt(W, 9-13) improved to 3-1 as a Phil, after a dominate 7 shutout inning performance, striking out 8, in a Phils 6-0 win over the Nationals at Citizens Bank Park. Oswalt’s outing was cut short, due to a lengthy […]


Phils Bats Shutdown by Strasburg, Nats

Nationals starter Steven Strasburg may have only gone 4 1/3rd innings due to an arm injury, but his presence was felt in that short time, striking out 6 phils, and setting the pace in a […]


Halladay, Madson, Lidge Shutdown the Nats

With the Phils bats registering just 1 run on 4 hits, the pitching would have to be solid, and the combo of Roy Halladay, Ryan Madson, and Brad Lidge would throw 9 shutout innings, in a Phils […]


Phils Chop Down Giants, Win 4 in a Row

In the most important series to date, the Phils bats continued to come through, dismantling Giants pitcher Matt Cain, in an 8-2 blowout win at Citizens Bank Park. Jimmy Rollins led the offense with a 3 […]


Phils Top Mets, Catch Giants

It was back to basics for the Phils who manufactured runs off of steals by Jimmy Rollins, and Shane Victorino, on route to a 3-1 win over the Mets, in game 3 of the rubber […]