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Manuel weighs in on Dubee criticismUpdated May 4 Share TweetWhen former Phillies closer Mitch Williams criticized pitching coach Rich Dubee on Friday, right-hander Roy Halladay quickly came to his defense. Before Saturday night's game against the Marlins at Citizens Bank Park, it was Charlie Manuel's turn.Source: MLB.com
Ryan Howard delivers home run at request of blind young Phillies fan (video)Updated May 4 Share TweetYour browser does not support iframes. Here's your feel good story of the weekend courtesy of Philadelphia Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard. On Friday night, the Phillies hosted Teacher Appreciation Night at Citizens Bank Park, which is a cool enough …Source: yahoo.comShare TweetBALTIMORE (AP) -- Steve Spagnuolo is getting another chance to prove his defensive coaching skills.Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetFree agent outside linebacker Trevor Scott was in Philadelphia on Thursday. Scott registered 3 sacks for the Patriots last year in a rotational role behind Rob Ninkovich and Chandler Jones. At 6’5”³, 255, he has the length and athleticism to be an effeSource: eaglesgab.com
No shortage of disappointment in Bynum dealUpdated May 4 Share TweetJust as Sixers are dismayed at how Bynum acquisition worked out, Lakers must be frustrated with what they got from Dwight Howard.Source: philly.com
How this Eagles draft stacks up against previous onesUpdated May 4 Share TweetEagles' history includes some good drafts and some stinkers, but the early take on this is that coach Chip Kelly gets a solid B.Source: philly.com