Philadelphia Phillies Are Now A Punch Line

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In the course of my daily activities, I do a lot of reading. I recently read an excellent article that tracked the rebuilding of the Chicago Cubs, why it is taking so long, and how the process is going. As a […]

Legacy of Roy Oswalt Trade to Philadelphia Phillies is Murky

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With the glory years clearly in the rear-view mirror, I will take the next couple of weeks to review the major transactions that led up to the best period in Philadelphia Phillies history and how it impacts the team today and going […]

The Philadelphia Phillies’ 5 Most Criticized Players of Spring Training

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Manship Locking Down Philadelphia Phillies’ 5th Starter’s Job

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With the continued injury woes of ace Cole Hamels and the insecurity in the back end of the rotation, it is looking as though Jeff Manship, the veteran non-roster free agent that was brought along to Clearwater with the team, […]

Ichiro Suzuki Rumors Reveal Ruben Amaro Jr.’s True Objective

HOUSTON, TX - SEPTEMBER 27:  Ichiro Suzuki #31 of the New York Yankees works out on the field before the game against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on September 27, 2013 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

The ‘hot’ rumor of the day, if you want to call it that, was that the Philadelphia Phillies and New York Yankees were discussing a swap of an old Mike Adams for an even older Ichiro Suzuki. You read that […]

Pitching Staff Already A Disaster For Philadelphia Phillies

Philadelphia Phillies Starting Rotation Spring Training

In a development that has surprised maybe three people, the Philadelphia Phillies‘ starting rotation has already become a problem area for the team in Spring Training. Their 30-year-old ace Cole Hamels, he with the $144 million record setting contract, was […]

Philadelphia Phillies Spring Training: Ranking the Top 5 Early Disappointments

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Philadelphia Phillies Spring Training: Ranking the Top 8 Early Standouts

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Did Philadelphia Phillies Dodge Bullet By Trading Jonathan Singleton?

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Former Philadelphia Phillies first base prospect Jonathan Singleton, a key element of the Hunter Pence trade in 2011 and currently the top 1B prospect in all of baseball with the Houston Astros, recently admitted to an addiction to marijuana after two […]

Philadelphia Phillies Should Not Be Tempted with Maikel Franco Over Cody Asche

Philadelphia Phillies Cody Asche

Throughout most of the offseason and into the spring, the overriding presumption among the Philadelphia Phillies and their fanbase is that Cody Asche would be their starting third baseman heading into the 2014 regular season. However, much has been made […]

The Progeny of the 2009 Cliff Lee/Roy Halladay Swap for the Philadelphia Phillies Part 2

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With the glory years clearly in the rear-view mirror, I will take the next couple of weeks to review the major transactions that lead up to the best period in Philadelphia Phillies history and how it impacts the team today and going […]

The Progeny of the 2009 Cliff Lee/Roy Halladay Swap for the Philadelphia Phillies Part 1

Philadelphia Phillies Cliff Lee

With the glory years clearly in the rear-view mirror, I will take the next couple of weeks to review the major transactions that led up to the best period in Philadelphia Phillies history and how it impacts the team today and going […]