GameStop now requires customers to provide fingerprint scans when trading in merchandise at the retailer's Philadelphia locations, CBS Philly reports. The chain is collecting thumbprints, which are sent to a national database that helps law enforcement catch thieves and those fencing stolen goods. Show More Summary
Philadelphia Phillies left-hander Cliff Lee had reached the point where he wasn’t thinking about the elbow injury that had sidelined him for two months this season.
Ben Revere tied a career-high with four hits and the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Washington Nationals 10-4 on Thursday night despite starter Cliff Lee leaving in the third inning with an elbow injury.
According to David Murphy of the Philadelphia Daily News, the Philadelphia Phillies were expected to move Marlon Byrd by the MLB non-waiver trade deadline at 4 p.m. ET Thursday, but the final hours came and went, and Byrd was placed in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Nationals, per CSN Philadelphia's John Clark. Though NJ.com's A.J. Show More Summary
It turns out those fears about Cliff Lee's elbow were a bit justified. The Philadelphia Phillies ace left Thursday night's game against the Washington Nationals with an apparent elbow injury, per ESPN's Buster Olney : Todd Zolecki of...Show More Summary
“This is my rescue pup Jack. He was found as a stray wandering the streets of North Philadelphia. He was picked up by animal control and was going to be euthanized for space. Luckily he was pulled by one of the employees and put into foster care. After a week in foster care, I saw […]
Now that I've finished my book on Legendary Locals of Center City Philadelphia (the publication date is September 8th), I find my mind drifting back to a few of the most important people in the book. One of them is 19th Century Philadelphia writer George Lippard. Show More Summary
The Philadelphia Phillies are discussing a trade that would send A.J. Burnett to the Royals, but the deal does not appear to be close, writes Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal. Burnett has a 4.15 ERA in 23 starts for the Phillies a year after trekking across Pennsylvania from the Pirates as a free agent. Show More Summary
Curbed Philly has done you a huge solid and mapped all the Philadelphia landmarks featured in the 1991 music video for DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince's unforgettable summertime jam, "Summertime." Could this be the beginning of an entire...
The 2014 MLB trade deadline is just a few hours away, and the rumors surrounding last-second deals have the baseball world buzzing. With teams like the Philadelphia Phillies, Tampa Bay Rays and San Diego Padres being labeled as potential deadline sellers, many fans expect monster deals to come from each club. Show More Summary
Former New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies star Lenny Dykstra has launched a new investment website, a year after being released from jail on fraud charges. Josh Brown pointed us to the site, NailsInvestments.com. In its "About"Show More Summary
Six Philadelphia Police Department Narcotics Field Unit officers were arrested in early morning raids yesterday on charges alleging they beat, kidnapped, and stole more than $500,000 in drugs, cash, and property from suspects between 2006 and 2012. Read more...
The big Star Trek convention in Las Vegas kicks off today. Plus there is a Star Trek: Live In Concert screening in Philadelphia tonight. But not everyone can make it to Vegas or Philly so TrekMovie wants all Trekkies to have a fun way to share their love for Trek this weekend, by posting ‘TrekSelfies’ […]
Six officers in Philadelphia's Narcotics Field Unit were among the biggest crooks in the city over a six-year period in which they used violence and threats to steal more than $500,000 in cash and drugs, according to a federal indictment. The 26-count indictment against the six men, who were...
Chase Utley and Jimmy Rollins of the Philadelphia Phillies set a new major league record Tuesday, becoming the first duo to homer in the same game 23 times, per Lee Sinins of Complete Baseball Encyclopedia. Dan Uggla and Hanley Ramirez...Show More Summary
Six Philadelphia cops used wise guy tactics including dangling a suspect out of a high-rise window and beating another with a steel pipe to rip off drug dealers for piles of cocaine and crash, according to federal authorities.
Daniel Murphy hit a three-run homer to back up Zack Wheeler's sixth straight strong start, and the New York Mets routed the Philadelphia Phillies 11-2 on Wednesday afternoon.
In a massive six-year heist, six Philadelphia police officers viciously beat up drug suspects and stole more than $500,000 from the people they were investigating, federal agents said Wednesday.
In a massive six-year heist, six Philadelphia police officers viciously beat up drug suspects and stole more than $500,000 from the very people they were investigating, federal agents said Wednesday.
Cole Hamels pitched every bit like an ace on Tuesday with eight scoreless innings and eight strikeouts against the Mets, just two days before baseball's non-waiver trade deadline. The Philadelphia Phillies' asking price for startingShow More Summary