Phils Fans Tried To Spike Giants Food With Ex-Lax

Yesterday I reported the news that Yankee fans had recently grossed out the wife of Cliff Lee, to which Phillies fans reacted with universal glee. But did Philly really think it’d escape the week scot-free?

Phillies fan on Pat Burrell sighting

(Suspect, perhaps?)

PHILADELPHIA DAILY NEWS gossip Dan Gross recently had this chestnut about similarly sick behavior from *gasp* Phillies fans:

A table of women at DelFrisco’s (15th & Chestnut) asked a server to put Ex-Lax in the food of Giants Pat Burrell, Brian Wilson and several of their teammates who sat in the main dining room Friday night, while the Toronto Maple Leafs were also in the house. Shane Victorino turned up later that night in a large party.

We get no follow from Gross about the incident, which, since we’re talking Philadelphia, didn’t even merit the lede in his daily gossip column. Read more…

ESPN Baseball Wizards Face Early Experation Date

From lovably smug Giants fan Rick Chandler:

ESPN picks Phillies

Guess it could’ve been worse, they could’ve all picked the Phils to win the World Series.

Wait for it .. WAT.

Daulton’s Post Game Show: Low And Outside

Let’s go to the postgame highlight of the MLB playoffs so far, courtesy CSN Philly:

Darren Daulton not wearing pants on CSN Philly

Darren Daulton seen leaving making his mark on the Philly sports media scene.

Video: Clear Evidence Phillies Fans Know Baseball

Video from Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia last night of a fan preventing Phillies outfielder Jayson Werth from catching a foul ball:

Jayson Werth Curses Fan

(Poll is more material evidence)

Werth cursed the guy in front of his kid after the doofus ruined his chance to make the out.

The reaction of nearby fans after the fact was a sure tell on how knowledgeable Phils fans are about baseball. Read more…

Video: 2nd Phils Field Crasher Had Drugs On Him?

One day after a 17-year-old fan ran onto the field at Philadelphia’s Citizens Bank Park during a Phillies-Cardinals game, a 34-year-old man invaded the playing surface of the two teams last night.

2nd Fan Storms Phillies Field Video

During the ninth inning of the game, the 34-year-old jumped over a fence and walked along the warning track while waving his arms to the crowd. He eventually gave himself up to police.

Philly.com reports that throughout the incident, fans at the ballpark chanted, “Tase him, Tase him.” Read more…

Amateur Video: Phillies Fan Is Tasered On Field

Fox 29 in Philadelphia reports that the Tasering of a teenage Phillies fan who ran onto the field at Citizens Bank Park Monday night is being investigated by local police.

Phillies Fan Tasered On The Field Amateur Video

(For real-time SbB updates, follow Brooks on Twitter)

The unnamed 17-year-old teen, who was seen being Tasered by a police officer in the outfield during the Phillies-Cardinals game, has been officially charged with criminal trespassing.

The initial reaction of Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams was that the responding officer didn’t do anything wrong: Read more…

‘Southside Kid’ Obama Can’t Name a Chisox Player

After throwing out the first pitch at the Nationals-Phillies game today in D.C., Barack Obama visited with the Nats TV broadcast team, which included former White Sox pitcher Rob Dibble.

Obama Can't Name Single Player On White Sox Roster

(Obama’s  first pitch also served as pregame flyover. Handy.)

Obama to Dibble on why he wore a White Sox fan to throw out the first pitch in Washington: “I’m a Southside kid, I gotta make sure (White Sox owner) Jerry Reinsdorf doesn’t get to angry with me.

Dibble: “Having played with the White Sox for a short time, I know how the Cubs fans and White Sox fans go back and forth. Who was one of your favorite White Sox players growing up?

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Photos: Ryan Howard’s NFL Cheerleader Girlfriend

Ryan Howard’s new girlfriend is Philadelphia Eagles Cheerleader Krystle Campbell. A photo of Howard holding an anonymous woman’s hand in Miami last week was posted by Bossip.com.

Krystle Campbell Photos Ryan Howard's Girlfriend

(Are those zippers?)

A Bossip commenter (#92) and TheFightins.com subsequently identified the woman as Campbell, who Howard has reportedly been dating for a few months.

Krystle Campbell Photos Ryan Howard's Girlfriend

(Video link)

Campbell was previously profiled by the DELAWARE COUNTY TIMES.

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Myers Was ‘Kidding’ With Quit Comment To Cole?

Tweet from Philadelphia sportscaster Leslie Gudel today:

Brent Myers was kidding in comment to Cole Hamels according to Philadelphia media member

(Even if he was kidding, Myers made the right move)

There are some circumstances that lead me to believe that Gudel could be right. Read more…

Video: Yankees, Phillies Fan Fight In Parking Lot

Looks like Phillies fans who bussed up for a World Series game last week:

Yankees Phillies Fans Fight Outside Yankee Stadium

What I’d do to let that go for a couple-three hours.

Video after the jump. Read more…