Monthly Archives: October 2009

One More and We're Golden!

Jimmy Rollins came through in the 9th and the Phightin’ Phillies pulled off another comeback to roll within one win of another trip to the World Series.  Personally, I like those 11-0 barrages better, but I’ll take a thriller every … Continue reading

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Beautiful Monday

Looks like a gorgeous October day here, as JordanCornblog celebrates a decisive Phillies win and gets ready to call her PCP about this cold that just won’t go away.  In the meantime, she is also licking her wounds, after 2 … Continue reading

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Ugh

Phillies lose, Yankees win, and JordanCornblog has a relapse … back to the cold meds. Did I say Ugh? And then there’s the news from the Breakers that Angela Hucles is retiring – both from the Breakers and from the … Continue reading

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Phightin' Phillies Phrustrate Dodgers in Game 1

Wow – what a game!  The Dodgers set a record for hits … but left 10 runners on.  Ruiz and Ibanez each had a 3-run homer.  Lidge and Madson scared us but got it done.  Ryan Howard hit another clutch … Continue reading

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Game 1 NLCS, Welcome Home Alice, and Belated Congrats NHCLF

Be here tonight, as the Phillies take it to the Dodgers in Game 1 of the NLCS.  In the era of free agents, can they do it?  (JordanCornblog says of course … of course!) In other sporting news, congrats to … Continue reading

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Olympia Snowe (The Real GOP Maverick) and Other Stuff

While I would love to see a better healthcare reform bill, I am so impressed with Olympia Snowe’s character amidst the petty partisanship that has so dominated our political landscape.  I continue to wonder why other more or less sane … Continue reading

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Inspiring Win, Rainy Morning

Of course, I was a Phillies lover before, but after last night’s top-of-the-9th heroics, how can you not love that team?  Bring on the Dodgers … and let’s have a repeat of last year!  I went to sleep thinking of … Continue reading

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Pia, FFootball, Phillies, Cougar Women, and Maybe Even More!

First off – here’s a nice interview with Pia Sundhage about her focus in coaching, and her preparation with the USWNT for facing Germany on 10/29/09. On the Fantasy Football front, Flying Pigs and Sir Hits Alot are tied heading … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning Sundries

Feeling better this morning – much better – although my cough sounds (and feels) very nasty.  I was sad to see the Cardinals eliminated last night … and am glad that the Phillies game was postponed (and that6 Happ will … Continue reading

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Bleary Day #2

Another grey day – inner world matching outer nicely. The furor over Obama’s prize continues … as portions of the US populace proceed with their very loud and very public decompensation at every opportunity.  My god, people, where was your … Continue reading

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