Placido Polanco Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Placido Polanco.

Results 1 - 20 of 29 in Placido Polanco

  1. One roadblock standing in Giles' wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Philly.com

    ... presence is in a holding pattern. Like Ryan Howard once upon a time with Jim Thome, and Chase Utley with Placido Polanco, Giles is blocked. Jonathan Papelbon is in the way. Papelbon, 33, is in the third year of a 4-year, $50 million deal, the ...

    Comment?

  2. Papelbon is Giles' lone obstacleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Philly.com

    ... presence is in a holding pattern. Like Ryan Howard once upon a time with Jim Thome, and Chase Utley with Placido Polanco, Giles is blocked. Jonathan Papelbon is in the way. Papelbon, 33, is in the third year of a 4-year, $50 million deal, the ...

    Comment?

  3. Rollins-Utley-Howard set longevity markRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | The Good Phight

    ... 8, 2004. Rollins was wrapping up his 4th season as a starter, Utley was occasionally filling in for Placido Polanco , and Howard was a September call-up after blasting a combined 46 home runs that year in Reading and Scranton. It has taken them ...

    Comment?

  4. 12 years since Polanco-Rolen tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | That Balls Outta Here

    May 27, 2013; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Miami Marlins third baseman Placido Polanco on deck against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field.

    Comment?

  5. Diamondbacks' Miguel Montero named to NL All-Star rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | The Arizona Republic

    ... injury replacement. On the last day before the break that year, he was named the replacement for the injured Placido Polanco. 2001: Tony Gwynn, left, and Cal Ripken Jr., right, are honored during a break in the All-Star Game held at Safeco Field in ...

    Comment?

  6. The Placido Polanco tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... with the Philadelphia Phillies . Detroit shipped Urbina and infielder Ramon Martinez to Philadelphia for Placido Polanco . The deal became one of the great steals in Tiger history. Polanco made All Star teams, won Gold Gloves, set fielding records, ...

    Comment?

  7. Why was Pete Laven fired?Read the original story

    Nov 21, 2012 | Travelerocity

    ... Travs ranked this week in MLB 1 Jered Weaver Angels starting pitcher 2 Francisco Rodriguez Mets closer 3 Placido Polanco Phillies third baseman 4 Jordan Walden Angels closer 5 Howie Kendrick Angels second baseman Car-Mart Cup 8 Arkansas Travelers 5 ...

    Comment?

  8. Drew Storen allows four runs, walk-off homer to Jayson Werth in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2010 | The Washington Post

    ... That's a long walk to the dugout." The nightmare inning may already have been replaying in Storen's head. Placido Polanco singled to center. Chase Utley doubled to left. Ryan Howard drove them both in with a single to center to bring Werth to the ...

    Comment?

  9. Philadelphia Phillies vs. Miami Marlins Series PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2014 | That Balls Outta Here

    ... while Giancarlo Stanton has remained healthy. It also helps that they aren't relying on has-beens like Placido Polanco and Greg Dobbs to fill key spots in the lineup. The Marlins have been especially strong at home going 17-5 in the "House that ...

    Comment?

  10. Lacking big bats, Reds lose 8-3 to PhilliesRead the original story

    May 18, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... Phillies began the game with consecutive homers, the last coming Sept. 9, 2004, at Atlanta when Rollins and Placido Polanco accomplished the feat.

    Comment?

  11. Phillies beat Reds 8-3 behind HR powerRead the original story

    May 18, 2014 | WKRC-AM Cincinnati

    ... Phillies began the game with consecutive homers, the last coming Sept. 9, 2004, at Atlanta when Rollins and Placido Polanco accomplished the feat. Chase Utley 's fifth-inning groundout scored Lee and put Philadelphia ahead for good. Byrd opened the ...

    Comment?

  12. Phillies' offense erupts again, backs Lee vs. RedsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2014 | The News Journal

    ... field. The Phillies last hit back-to-back leadoff home runs on Sept. 9, 2004, at Atlanta, when Rollins and Placido Polanco accomplished the feat. Byrd clubbed a solo home run to right field, his fifth of the season, to hand the Phils a 4-2 lead in ...

    Comment?

  13. The Phillies' winning combinationRead the original story

    May 12, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... time in their careers. It is a stretch of games that extends back to 2003 when Utley first subbed in for Placido Polanco as the Phillies' second baseman, and it is a stretch that began when David Bell was their third baseman, Jim Thome played first, ...

    Comment?

  14. Frandsen talks about end of stint with PhilliesRead the original story

    May 2, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... his way onto the Phillies bench in the final 2 months of the 2012 season. After starting third baseman Placido Polanco became injured, Frandsen played in 55 games (49 starts) and hit .338 with an .834 OPS. But the Phillies decided they needed a more ...

    Comment?

  15. Looking Back at the Marlins Successful AprilRead the original story

    May 1, 2014 | Marlin Maniac

    ... Loria breathing down his neck. Even so, it has to be noted that Jeff Mathis as an everyday catcher and Placido Polanco as an everyday third baseman was a horrible decision in hindsight. Even employing Logan Morrison to man first base has to be ...

    Comment?

  16. Philadelphia Phillies: Fixing the Cody Asche problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2014 | Isportsweb.com

    ... greatest third baseman of all-time in Mike Schmidt, to all-star gold glove winners such as Scott Rolen and Placido Polanco. Third base has rarely been a lot of trouble for the Phillies during their more successful seasons. However, this season Cody ...

    Comment?

  17. Hamels set for '14 debut against GreinkeRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | Toronto Blue Jays

    ... DL. It happened July 18-22, 2012, a brief stretch after Roy Halladay finished a stint on the DL and before Placido Polanco was injured. Dodgers: Hanley in a slump Shortstop Hanley Ramirez entered Tuesday with just one hit in his previous 17 at-bats ...

    Comment?

  18. Greinke looks to spoil Hamels' 2014 debutRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | Los Angeles Dodgers

    ... DL. It happened July 18-22, 2012, a brief stretch after Roy Halladay finished a stint on the DL and before Placido Polanco was injured. Dodgers: Hanley in a slump Shortstop Hanley Ramirez entered Tuesday with just one hit in his previous 17 at-bats ...

    Comment?

  19. 100 greatest Tigers: #38 Placido PolancoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Placido Polanco was an amazing player for the Detroit Tigers . Polanco could do almost anything with the bat and glove.

    Comment?

  20. 100 greatest Tigers: #38 Placido PolancoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Placido Polanco was an amazing player for the Detroit Tigers . Polanco could do almost anything with the bat and glove.

    Comment?