Will​ ​2018​ ​Be​ ​the​ ​Year​ ​the​ ​Phillies​ ​Finally​ ​Move​ ​Vince​ ​Velasquez​ ​to​ ​the​ ​Bullpen?

Now​ ​that​ ​the​ ​Phillies​ ​have​ ​rounded​ ​out​ ​their​ ​staff,​ ​it’s​ ​time​ ​to​ ​focus​ ​on​ ​roster decisions.​ ​Chief​ ​among​ ​them​ ​should​ ​be​ ​how​ ​to​ ​utilize​ ​strikeout​ ​pitcher​ ​Vince​ ​Velasquez. Velasquez​ ​has​ ​proven​ ​he​ ​has​ ​more​ ​than​ ​enough​ ​talent​ ​and​ ​poise​ ​to​ ​make​ ​it​ ​at​ ​the major​ ​league​ ​level,​ ​but​ ​the​ ​question​ ​is​ ​in​ ​what​ ​capacity? Although​ ​Velasquez​ […]

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Saying goodbye to a childhood hero: A tribute to Phillies legend Roy Halladay

​On​ ​November​ ​7th,​ ​2017-​ ​around​ ​2​ ​o’clock​ ​EST-​ ​news​ ​broke​ ​that​ ​former​ ​Phillies​ ​ace​ ​Roy Halladay‘s​ ​airplane​ ​crashed​ ​in​ ​the​ ​Gulf​ ​of​ ​Mexico.​ ​Even​ ​worse,​ ​the​ ​Pasco​ ​Police​ ​Department confirmed​ ​that​ ​the​ ​pilot​ ​of​ ​the​ ​aircraft​ ​had​ ​passed,​ ​but​ ​had​ ​not​ ​yet​ ​been​ ​identified. ​​The​ ​news​ ​took​ ​the​ ​baseball​ ​world​ ​by​ ​storm-​ ​to​ ​put​ ​it​ […]

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Is this the year for Phillies shortstop Freddy Galvis? Predicting the MLB Award Winners

Last night, the Baseball Writers Association of America (BBWA) shortened the lists of finalists to three for individual awards for the 2017 season. While the winners will be announced sporadically throughout the next few months, the first set of awards will be announced tonight, as the league decides who will take home Gold Gloves in […]

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