Philadelphia Phillies 2014 Prediction: A.J. Burnett

A.J. Burnett Phillies

A.J. Burnett has collected at least 10 wins during each of the past nine seasons, but also recorded double digit losses six of those seasons; his ERA has varied from 3.30 to 5.26. When he takes the mound it might […]

Philadelphia Phillies 2014 Prediction: Cliff Lee

Cliff Lee Phillies

Cliff Lee is just about the only player on the Philadelphia Phillies who has not missed substantial time due to injury over the past five years. He was also one of the few bright spots for the team last season […]

Cole Hamels’ Setback Par for the Course with Philadelphia Phillies

Cole Hamels Injured

The Philadelphia Phillies received more bad news this morning regarding their starting rotation. Cole Hamels announced that he suffered a setback in his training and complained of a tired arm. Hamels was already projected to miss opening day because of […]

Philadelphia Phillies 2014 Prediction: Ryan Howard

Ryan Howard Philadelphia Phillies

In 2011, Ryan Howard played in 152 games, hit 33 home runs, collected 116 RBIs, struck out 172 times and batted .253. Since then, he has played in 151 games, hit 25 home runs, notched 99 RBIs, struck out 194 […]

Philadelphia Phillies 2014 Prediction: Chase Utley

Chase Utley Phillies

Chase Utley played in 131 games last year, the most he has played in since 2009. The health of his knees will again be a major concern as the Philadelphia Phillies hope to make a run this season. General manager […]

Philadelphia Phillies 2014 Prediction: Jimmy Rollins

Jimmy Rollins Phillies

Seven years removed from his MVP season, Jimmy Rollins hopes to regain his offensive form. This is the first spring training in a long time where Rollins is not the Philadelphia Phillies‘ leadoff batter, and it will be interesting to […]

Philadelphia Phillies’ Kyle Kendrick Lacks Control in Spring Debut

Kyle Kendrick Philadelphia Phillies

Kyle Kendrick made his spring training debut this afternoon against the Detroit Tigers. In two innings of work, Kendrick was anything but sharp. He threw 27 pitches, 12 balls and 15 strikes, allowing two hits, three walks and three runs. […]

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Cliff Lee Solid in Spring Training Debut For Philadelphia Phillies

Cliff Lee Philadelphia Phillies

Cliff Lee pitched the first two innings of the Philadelphia Phillies‘ second preseason game against the Toronto Blue Jays. Lee picked up where he left off last season and looked solid in his first appearance of the spring. Despite giving […]

Philadelphia Phillies’ Maikel Franco Has Bright Future

Mikael Franco Philadelphia Phillies

Maikel Franco is one of the Philadelphia Phillies‘ top prospects entering the 2014 campaign. Last season, Franco was one of the most lethal bats in the organization, hitting .320 with 31 home runs and 103 RBIs in 134 games split […]

Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez Should Start the Season in the Minors

Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez Philadelphia Phillies

Coming into spring training, the Philadelphia Phillies had no idea what to expect from mystery man Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez. The team signed him to a three year $12 million contract this past offseason and was optimistic that he would be […]

Philadelphia Phillies Battling Health and Adding Depth

Philadelphia Phillies Spring Training

This has been quite the first week for the Philadelphia Phillies. Wednesday morning it was announced that Cole Hamels would not be ready for opening day due to tendinitis in his left biceps. A few short hours later, Ruben Amaro […]