Phillies fans who cheered Matt Stairs for a season and a half saw less of him over the last few days when he and his new team, the San Diego Padres, were in town.
That's "less of him" because Stairs, 42, lost 37 pounds during the offseason with NutriSystem. "I thought I was too light, so I put seven back on," Stairs told me.
Phils manager Charlie Manuel, another NutriSystem client, hooked him up with the Horsham company. He totes his meals on the road and microwaves 'em. And he knows it works.