Joseph Santoliquito Blog

Not A Good Start To Offseason For Disappointing Phils

The biggest acquisition so far this offseason: Playing third base coach, Juan Samuel.


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BLOG: Call 2010 A Phillies Failure

By Joseph Santoliquito: The Phillies were built in 2010 to win everything and they didn’t.


Atlanta Braves v San Francisco Giants, Game 1

BLOG: The Phillies Don’t Look Right Entering NLCS

Are you comfortable with the way the Phillies are playing heading into the NLCS?


Cincinnati Reds v Houston Astros

BLOG: The Reds Are Playing For Their Lives

Don’t assume anything yet. The Reds will be playing for their collective lives in Game 2.


Washington Redskins v Philadelphia Eagles

BLOG: How Can Any NFL Team Lack Focus?

By Joseph Santoliquito It was a little hard to absorb the words spilling out of the mouth of Eagles’ left tackle Jason Peters. He spoke about the Eagles’ slow start may have come from a […]


Dallas Cowboys v Washington Redskins

BLOG: The Eagles Should Take The Redskins–And McNabb

The return of Donovan McNabb has certainly stirred national attention about the Eagles-Redskins NFC East clash, but it’s the Washington defense that could decide the game.


McNabb March Expected To Draw National Spotlight Again

It was never intended to be what it turned out to be.



BLOG: Vick Leads Eagles Into First Place

You had to keep reminding yourself that this was the Jacksonville Jaguars, not the Green Bay Packers, New Orleans Saints or Indianapolis Colts. You also had to remind yourself that September is not yet over. That none of this may mean anything in a month or even a few weeks.


Michael Vick meets with reporters on Wednesday morning.

BLOG: Andy Reid Deserves Credit For Vick Decision

We live in a sports media today that craves and yearns to bash. Any chance arises, any little way to weasel in and rip, that’s okay to take aim and fire for any barefoot basement blogger, to legitimate media that actually know what they’re doing.


Washington Redskins v Philadelphia Eagles

Vick: Can We Separate The Player From The Person?

By Joseph Santoliquito It’s easy to sit here tapping away on a keyboard playing desktop psychologist in trying to separate Michael Vick the player from Michael Vick the man. This week it’s become a favorite […]


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Manuel Is The Greatest Manager In Phillies’ History

By Joseph Santoliquito The Phillies have won with Wilson Valdez, Ross Gload, Greg Dobbs, Cody Ransom, Paul Hoover and Mike Sweeney. They’ve won with 15 players on the DL at one time or another. They’ve played […]


New York Mets v Philadelphia Phillies

Meet The Chase Utley You Don’t Know

By Joseph Santoliquito He walks out of a trendy San Francisco fitness club, leather gym bag slung over his right shoulder, hair slicked back still wet from a shower. He’s dressed casually, like he always […]

Sportsradio 94WIP–08/02/2010

Washington Nationals v Arizona Diamondbacks

One Game Changed Everything For Strasburg

Before Bob Costas began calling his games, before talk of his imminent induction into the Hall of Fame began, before security guards became a constant companion and before anyone who threw a baseball knew his […]