Phillies starting pitcher A.J. Burnett and manager Ryne Sandberg were ejected in the 2nd inning Saturday.
Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg said Ryan Howard was upset with being benched.
Chris reviews the Democrats plan to feature Michelle Obama in campaign ads, protests against New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s stance on medical marijuana, and the money brought in by Philadelphia’s historic park sites. He talks to Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup at 7:00 and Phillies Manager Ryne Sandberg at 8:20.
Ryan Howard will not start for the Phillies on Thursday, despite his career success against Giants starter Tim Hudson.
Ryan Howard’s future with the Phillies is in serious question.
Chris Stigall spoke with Phillies Manager Ryne Sandberg on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about his All-Star break and the team’s philosophy heading into the second half.
Chris discusses the happenings over the weekend regarding Russia’s involvement in a rocket attack that downed a Malaysian Airlines plane last week and Israel’s invasion into Gaza, as well as Rory McIlroy stating he is “proud of himself” following his win at the British Open. He talks to Jeff Roe and Chaka Fattah Jr. on the Monday Morning Matchup at 7:00 and Phillies Manager Ryne Sandberg at 8:20.
The 42-53 Phillies emerge from the All-Star break on Friday in Atlanta against the Braves.
Ryne Sandberg discussed the Phillies recent struggles on the WIP Morning Show.
Bill Campbell discusses struggling young Phillies, as well as some other sports topics.
The Phillies have become a real puzzle of late. There are days on which they look like they can play with anyone. There are other days when they really make you wonder.
The Phillies are 34-40, but their managers likes where they are at right now.
Cody Asche is expected to be activated on Friday.
Chris covers the developing crisis in Iraq, President Obama’s intervention to halt the SEPTA strike, and Jimmy Rollins becoming the Phillies all-time hits leaders. He talks to Ryne Sandberg and Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup.
The Chicago Cubs beat the Phillies 3-0 Sunday to win a road series for the first time this season.