Lee Could Return Next Week

The Phillies could have their full rotation back intact by next week. Starting pitcher Cliff Lee threw a bullpen session today and said it went well. Lee said he felt no pain in his strained oblique. “On every throw I didn’t feel anything,” Lee said. “There are a couple of exercises I do where I can … Continue reading Lee Could Return Next Week

Howard restarts rehab

Ryan Howard is not letting the clunky walking boot that’s on his left foot hinder him. Howard was throwing with trainer Scott Sheridan this morning on the warning track at Ashburn Field at the Carpenter Complex. “I’m trying to do what I can so when I’m actually out of the boot I can hit the … Continue reading Howard restarts rehab

Zolecki: Phils get good news on Howard’s Achilles

There isn’t much positive when looking at the possibility that the Phillies could be starting their season without their slugging first baseman. But some positive news about Ryan Howard’s torn Achilles today has lifted the spirits of general manager Ruben Amaro. According to Todd Zolecki, Amaro received news from foot and ankle specialist Mark Myerson clearing Howard … Continue reading Zolecki: Phils get good news on Howard’s Achilles