The long summer of discontent is over, and football is here. I feel like we celebrate the return of football like 75 times a year, but this is really it. It’s not mini-camp or the start of training camp or the preseason or the draft, it’s actually football.
The Phillies will look to win their series against the Washington Nationals on Wednesday night as they play the rubber game of the three-game set.
Despite his struggles the last two seasons, Phillies fans vote they want Roy Halladay back.
Chris discusses the visit to North Philly by Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, underemployment in the city, and wild turkey’s on the loose in Delran. He also talks to Jennifer Stefano from Americans for Prosperity and Elizabeth Stelle from the Commonwealth Foundation.
Roy Halladay made his second rehab start on Tuesday night, but it wasn’t his play that was the big story. Halladay offered his opinion on the Phillies managerial change, and his reaction may surprise you.
Halladay gave up three runs and six hits in his outing for the Gulf Coast League Phillies against Pittsburgh minor leaguers. The 36-year-old right-hander struck out four and walked three.
When Roy Halladay announced he’d be having surgery on his right shoulder, he said his doctor’s hope was that the procedure could help Halladay “turn back the clock.” So far, so good.
The Phillies, along with Citizen’s Bank and the Halladay Family Foundation announced the 2013 Phans Feeding Families program on Wednesday.
Will the Phillies change up their strategy before it’s too late? Spike Eskin says “why not?”
I think I’ve spent some time on this subject in the past: money. With each year, it becomes clearer that almost everyone who is involved in sports is in it for the money. Since the money is so plentiful, I thought it was worth at least one more commentary.
Angelo Cataldi names Roy Halladay the winner, and Ilya Bryzgalov the weasel of the week.
Chris continues to cover the controversies surround the IRS and the investigation into Benghazi. He talks to John Hayward from Human Events, Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, CBS 3’s Beasley Reece, and comedian Mo Mandel.
Phillies announce that Roy Halladay had successful shoulder surgery on Wednesday.
Chris discusses the potential charges against the alleged abductor, Ariel Castro, in the Cleveland kidnapping cases, the continuing jury deliberations in the Kermit Gosnell trial, and the latest in the Benghazi investigations. He talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, Beasley Reece from CBS 3, and Comedian Myq Kaplan.
Dr. Neal ElAttrache will perform the surgery.