Saturday, April 27, 2013
The Philadelphia Phillies usually get off to a bad start in April. And they are once again this year.
They say you can't win the season in April. But you could certainly lose it. And after the first month of the season, the Philadelphia Phillies are letting April showers drown them. They stand at 9-14 going into Friday night's game against the New York Mets. Five games under .500 and their worst start since 2006. Basically there's one word to sum up their performance so far this season: pathetic. The starting pitching has been inconsistent. The bullpen has gotten rocked. The offensive bats aren't just cold; they're pretty much icy. The defense stinks. The fundamentals are lacking. Pathetic. Case in point was Roy Halladay's performance Wednesday night. The pitcher has turned things around since a shaky start and question marks about his …
Monday, July 9, 2012
The Phils sit in last place entering the All-Star break. Do you think they can turn the season around and take another trip to the playoffs?
We have good news and bad news. The bad news is that there are still 75 games left for the Philadelphia Phillies to torture the fans with sloppy plays, bases-loaded strikeouts and an unreliable bullpen. The good news is that there are still 75 games left for a team that looks strong on paper to make a run for the playoffs. The Phillies capped off what can only be called a disappointing first half of the 2012 season in typical fashion: a 4-3 loss and three game sweep by the Atlanta Braves. They enter the All-Star break resting at the bottom of the National League East division with a 37-50 record, 14 games behind the first place Washington Nationals. With 10 games behind Cincinnati and Atlanta for the two National League wild card spots, …
Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Register today to have your kids involved in local baseball and softball leagues.
Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Registration has begun for the upcoming boys baseball, girls softball & co-ed t-ball seasons. Register online at www.hvaa.net. Registration deadline to receive the discounted registration fee is February 28, 2012. Final registration date is March 25, 2012. Call (215) 947-9823, or visit www.hvaa.net for more information, or e-mail us at email@example.com.
Tuesday, March 22, 2011
Dancing With The Spanish Stars highlights today's events in the area.
1. Lower Moreland High School hosts the 4th annual Dancing With The Spanish Stars event in the auditorium from 7-9 p.m. It features student pairs performing traditional Latin dances and compete for the coveted disco ball. The competition has become extremely popular over the years so come out and see students dance the Cha-Cha-Cha, Samba, Rumba, Salsa and any other dance that ends in the letter "A." An admission fee of $1 will be donated to water.org., a non-profit organization committed to providing safe drinking water and sanitation to developing countries 2. The Huntingdon Valley Library will hold Canasta lessons in the Community Room at 12:30 p.m. You need to sign up at the library in order to play. Fee is $5.00 per lesson and play is…
Monday, March 21, 2011
Baseball and tennis was postponed due to the rain.
Due to inclement weather, the Lower Moreland varsity baseball game and varisty tennis match were postponed. Both teams were scheduled to open its spring season today, but the rain will push the start date back. The baseball team was scheduled to play Cheltenham in a scrimmage at home at 3:30 p.m. Tomorrow’s scrimmage against Father Judge was moved to LMHS, but that game may be postponed as well depending on field conditions. The game was originally scheduled to be played at Father Judge, but its having field issues of its own. Varsity boys tennis was on the road at Pennsbury at 3:45 p.m. Its next scheduled match is Thursday, March 24 at Devon Prep at 3:45 p.m.