This NBA season is officially over but it has left us with more questions than answers in regards to the offseason. For the Sixers, there seem to be a million questions surrounding their pending free agents. Jimmy Butler and Tobias Harris are the main focus right now for Sixers fans as they continue to plead […]Read more "Five more free agents the Sixers should target this offseason"
The Phillies were ready for the series. They went into Atlanta and jumped to a 7-2 lead, as hitters chased Braves starter Max Fried in the 5th. They carried a 4 run lead into the 8th inning, and lost. “A crushing loss, no way around it. We had a two-run lead in the ninth inning […]Read more "Will an inexcusable loss to Braves spark bullpen changes for Phillies?"
The year was 2008. Starting pitcher Adam Eaton was terrible and on July 17th, the Phillies decided to do something about it. They acquired Joe Blanton from the A’s and good things followed. The year is 2019. Jerad Eickhoff/other 5-starters are terrible for the Phillies. The Phillies need to do something about it. Surprisingly, there […]Read more "Phillies must Find their 2019 Version of Joe Blanton"
A player with negative WAR is someone who has performed worse than his replacement, a AAAA player. Scott Kingery was a negative WAR player in 2018, fetching a -0.1 WAR from Fangraphs and a -1.3 WAR from Baseball Reference. The young Phillie looked lost at the plate last year, slashing .226/.267/.338. His batting average was […]Read more "New and improved Scott Kingery is Keeping the Phillies afloat"
A sweep at the hands of the LA Dodgers had left Phillies fans questioning their squad. The Phillies have won two series and have the opportunity to win their third consecutive series on Wednesday. So why are fans flocking to overreaction central? Well, the Braves are surging, having won five in a Row. They have […]Read more "Phillies keep finding ways to win, but now the going gets tough"
Philadelphia: Coming into today, there are only 6 games remaining in the season and everyone is looking to see where they stand if they can make the playoffs. We had a big game as the Philadelphia Soul took on Washington Valor from the Wells Fargo Center in South Philadelphia. Both the Soul and Valor were […]Read more "Takeaways from Philadelphia Soul Loss to Washington Valor"
The Philadelphia Phillies are in first place thanks in large part to what Matt Klentak has built in the offseason. However, injuries to the bullpen and the outfield have depleted the Phillies roster. It’s time to go out and make moves if the team believe a Championship run is possible. The loss of Andrew McCutchen […]Read more "The fate of the Phillies’ season lies with Matt Klentak"
The Phillies bullpen has been depleted by injuries and is down to 1 quality reliever after Seranthony Dominguez left Wednesday’s game with an possible elbow injury. Back on May 15, the Phillies’ bullpen was 7th in the league in ERA. That was with a resurgent Adam Morgan, an average Pat Neshek, and the aforementioned Dominguez. […]Read more "The time is now for Phillies to raid San Francisco’s bullpen"
Jay Bruce has been on the Phillies for all of 2 days. In his first start, he loudly announced his presence in the National League with 3 extra base hits; a double, a two-run homer, and a grand slam. According to Paul Casella (@paul_casella), Bruce is the first player since Ryan Howard in 2011 to […]Read more "Phillies end 5-Game losing streak with help from ‘Bruce almighty’"
The worst fears of everyone in the Phillies organization were realized on Tuesday evening, when The Athletic’s Matt Gelb took to Twitter to confirm that Phillies outfielder Andrew McCutchen did indeed tear his ACL on Monday. It didn’t take long for ‘Cutch’ to make an impact in Philadelphia, appearing in 59 games and batting .256, […]Read more "Phillies outfielder Andrew McCutchen suffered torn ACL, will miss rest of the season"