The USFL Needs to Move to Home Markets for the 2023 Season

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The USFL needs to move teams into their “home” markets to make season two a success. Michael Lipinski takes a look at potential homes for the Stars if they move into the Delaware Valley for the 2023 USFL Season.

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Philadelphia Stars Come Up Short in USFL Title Game

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Embed from Getty Images By Michael Lipinski, Sports Talk Philly Editor The Philadelphia Stars bid for a USFL title came…

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Farm Report: Pitcher Griff McGarry Promoted, Named Player of the Month

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Embed from Getty Images By Michael Lipinski, Sports Talk Philly Editor Saturday was a big day for Phillies prospect Griff…

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Kyle Schwarber Named National League Player of the Month

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Embed from Getty Images Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Kyle Schwarber has been named the National League Player of the Month for…

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Farm Report: Phillies Call Up Power-Hitting Darick Hall

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Embed from Getty Images Per NBCSN’s Jim Salisbury, the Phillies are calling up power hitting 1B Darick Hall from Triple-A…

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Bryce Harper to Have Thumb Surgery

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Philadelphia Phillies designated hitter Bryce Harper will need surgery to repair a broken thumb. Harper is expected to return to the lineup in six-to-eight weeks.

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Just Like Old Times! Philadelphia Stars Advance to the 2022 USFL Championship Game

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The Philadelphia Stars (6-4) defeated the New Jersey Generals (9-1) on Saturday to earn a berth in the 2022 USFL Championship Game on July 3. The Stars franchise has played in every USFL Championship Game dating back to the original league.

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For Mark Appel, A Move to the Bullpen Has Reignited His Career

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Philadelphia Phillies reliever Mark Appel, the 1st overall pick in the 2013 MLB Draft, moved from starter to reliever and it reignited his career. Appel is likely to make his Major League Baseball debut over the weekend against the San Diego Padres.

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Farm Report: Mark Appel Promoted to the Big Leagues

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Mark Appel, the 1st overall pick in the 2013 MLB draft, has been promoted to the Big Leagues with the Philadelphia Phillies. Appel will be available out of the Phillies bullpen on Saturday against the San Diego Padres.

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Report: Cole Hamels Looking to Make a Comeback

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Former Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels is reportedly looking to make a comeback for the 2023 MLB season. Hamels, who won the 2008 World Series MVP Award, hasn’t thrown a pitch in the Major Leagues since September 2020.

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Farm Report: Phillies Prospect K’s 13 in Latest Outing

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Jersey Shore BlueClaws pitcher Griff McGarry struck out a career high 13 in the ‘Claws 5-3 win over Brooklyn. McGarry is the 8th ranked prospect in the Philadelphia Phillies system according to MLB.

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ECHL: Reading Royals Name James Henry Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations

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The Reading Royals, the Philadelphia Flyers ECHL Affiliate, have named James Henry as new head coach and director of hockey operations. Henry will replace Kirk MacDonald who resigned a few week ago to take a USHL coaching job.

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Army-Navy Game Will Be Played Elsewhere Starting in 2023

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The United States Military Academy at West Point and the United States Naval Academy announced the Army-Navy game will be hosted in five different Northeast cities including Philadelphia. The game has historically been played in Philadelphia since 1900.

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Trade Alert: James Norwood Traded to Boston for Cash Considerations

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Recently demoted relief pitcher James Norwood has been traded to the Boston Red Sox, the Phillies announced on Saturday afternoon. Norwood was 1-0 with an 8.31 ERA in 20-appearences for the Phillies in 2022 before being designated for assignment.

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