SPORTS: PHILLIES LOSE LIDGE TO NATS

Pitcher Brad Lidge will play in the National League East in 2012, but not as a member of the Philadelphia Phillies.  The Washington Nationals announced that they have signed the former Phillies closer to a one year contract worth $1 million.  Lidge went 0-2 with a 1.45 ERA for Philadelphia last season.  Back in the…