Coverage of sporting events from around the Philadelphia area including College Football and Basketball from Temple, Villanova, and other area Universities, Philadelphia Soul, Philadelphia Union, and much, much more.
It was another hot Sunday afternoon in Philadelphia for the rubber game in the series between the Phillies and Toronto Blue Jays. The games, originally scheduled to be played in Toronto, were moved to Philadelphia amidst concerns about the G-20 summit taking place in Canada’s largest city. The Blue Jays were technically the home team...Read More →
Jamie Moyer pitched his second gem in as many starts as the Phillies beat the Indians on Tuesday night. Wednesday, the night after Jimmy Rollins came off the DL, he ended the game with a dramatic walk-off home-run (only the second walk-off for the Phillies this season). The Phillies went for the sweep today at...Read More →
Independent Philly was at Citizen’s Bank Park on Saturday Night as the Phillies took on the Boston Redsox in the second inter-league game of 2010. The Phillies roughed up the Redsox on Friday night behind another good outing by Cole Hamels. Daisuke “Dice-K” Matsuzaka was on the mound for Boston facing Kyle Kendrick of the Phillies. David Ortiz (Boston’s DH) made a rare...Read More →
Independent Philly was on hand (or perhaps “on foot” is more appropriate) Saturday afternoon as the Philadelphia Union took on FC Dallas in their second home game of the season at Lincoln Financial Field. The weather was just about perfect for the 4 PM start time and the over 25,000 fans in attendance were pumped...Read More →
Independent Philly was in the house on Monday, April 5th as President Obama threw out the first pitch at the Phillies opening game (in Washington vs. the Nationals) and Roy “Doc” Halladay was on the mound for the Phillies in his first official game in a Philadelphia uniform. The Fightins fell behind 1-0 before taking the lead 2-1...Read More →