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Ryan Howard could miss the start of next season after the Phillies’ slugger had surgery Wednesday to repair his torn Achilles’ tendon.
Phillies all-star third baseman Placido Polanco underwent an MRI on Monday which revealed a sports hernia. Polanco will receive a shot on Tuesday and will be reevaluated on Friday.
Phillies’ broadcaster Tom McCarthy was on KYW Newsradio this morning to talk about the current status of the Phillies and where they’re headed.
Brad Lidge has not pitched for the Phillies all season because of shoulder issues.
By Seth Everett: If you are reading this on Monday, July 18, 2011, then there are 16 days left until the Trade Deadline.
Phillies general manger Ruben Amaro Jr. spoke with KYW’s Harry Donahue, touching on a number of subjects but most notably the continuing struggles of the Phillies offense.
The Phillies continue to lose games and players. Now the already short handed team will lose two more.
Ruben Amaro Jr., the Phillies’ general manager, was a guest this morning on KYW Newsradio, the day after the Phillies lost for the fifth time in six games: 7-1, to the Rockies.
“There has been a tremendous amount of tornado activity near Roy’s home in Mississippi resulting in several tragic deaths and significant devastation to the area,” team general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said in a statement.
The Philadelphia Phillies placed closer Jose Contreras on the 15-day disabled list on Sunday with a strained right elbow.
Chris is in Clearwater, FL for the second and final day at Phillies Spring Training. He talks to TV Broadcaster Tom McCarthy, Left Fielder Raul Ibanez, General Manager Ruben Amaro Jr and other great guests.
The Philadelphia Phillies announced Thursday that manager Charlie Manuel has signed a two-year contract extension. Manuel is now signed through the 2013 season.
In Clearwater, Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro spoke today with KYW’s Jack O’Rourke about Chase Utley’s patella tendinitis.
Philadelphia Phillies All-Star second baseman Chase Utley has patella tendinitis in his right knee and missed his second straight game on Sunday.
Team manager Charlie Manuel, team president David Montgomery, and general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. all helped serve up food at the Bethesda Project.