Philadelphia Phillies Rumors: Does Cole Hamels Want Out Of His Contract?

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While the Philadelphia Phillies‘ claims of rebuilding left many fans skeptical, one move that seemed to have a positive reaction among most of the fanbase was the re-signing of Cole Hamels. Expected to be the veteran leader of this new […]

Philadelphia Phillies Rumors: Time to Put An End To Giancarlo Stanton Talk

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Let me sum it up for you: the Philadelphia Phillies will not be trading for Giancarlo Stanton. Not now, not a month from now, not a year from now. If there is one thing I can guarantee, it is that […]

Cardinals vs. Pirates NLDS 2013: Russell Martin Will Be The Difference-Maker

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They call him a team leader and throughout his career, that is exactly what Russell Martin has been. But now with the Pittsburgh Pirates, Martin’s role as a leader bears more importance than ever. He is a veteran on a […]

NLDS 2013: Pittsburgh Pirates Have the Advantage No One is Talking About

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When the 2013 NLDS begins, it will be pitting two teams in battle that know one another very well. The St. Louis Cardinals might look to have the distinct edge on paper and with their postseason experience, but when it […]

Dodgers vs. Braves NLDS 2013: Hanley Ramirez Will Be the Difference Maker in this Series

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The Atlanta Braves and Los Angeles Dodgers are set to face off in an NLDS that is sure to provide a lot of sparks and excitement. And while the Braves have the better record and the very distinct, at least […]

Philadelphia Phillies Rumors: Jamie Moyer Should Replace Rich Dubee

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Not even a week after the season ended, the Philadelphia Phillies made the announcement that the organization would not be renewing the contract of pitching coach Rich Dubee. Dubee held the role for nine years but according to a statement […]

Cincinnati Reds’ Joey Votto Should Be NL MVP Because He Is Best At Creating Runs

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Joey Votto may not be the name at the top of your MVP list, but there is no reason why he shouldn’t be. After all, Votto has hands down been on the best players in the entire league when it […]

Philadelphia Phillies’ Cliff Lee and Cole Hamels Will Be MLB’s Best Pitching Duo in 2014

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Now that the book is officially closed on the 2013 season, it is time to look ahead to 2014. First pitch is less than 200 days away but in the meantime, the Philadelphia Phillies have the much-needed chance to really […]

Philadelphia Phillies: Chase Utley Best Represents Roberto Clemente Award

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Since 1971, the Roberto Clemente Award has been given to those players that best “exemplify the game of baseball, sportsmanship, community involvement and contribution to his team,” doing so in a manner that Clemente did himself while he was alive. […]

2013 AL MVP: Despite Power-Packed Season, Baltimore Orioles’ Chris Davis Shouldn’t Win Award

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Fans of the long ball will say, “Forget about Miguel Cabrera and Mike Trout. This year’s AL MVP can only go to one player, and his name is Chris Davis“. The only problem is, those people are 100 percent incorrect. […]

Philadelphia Phillies Re-Signing Kyle Kendrick Would Be A Huge Mistake

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As the regular season winds down to an end, the Philadelphia Phillies have a lot to think about regarding the composition of their team next year. And perhaps surprisingly to most, one of the biggest areas of concern is the starting […]

Without Home-Field Advantage, Atlanta Braves Have No Shot of Beating Los Angeles Dodgers in NLDS

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Like so many other teams, the Atlanta Braves have been much better at home than on the road. What is surprising, however, is the fact that as a playoff team, the Braves actually have a losing record when away from Turner Field. In […]