While official schedules are still in development, the Phillies do know who they will face in the 60-game abbreviated season. As Jon Heyman reported, MLB teams will play 40 games against their own division and 20 games against the division’s geographical counterpart. For the Phillies, this breaks down to playing 10 games each versus the […]Read more "An early look at the 2020 Phillies Schedule: NL East"
For the first time in MLB history, we will see a universal DH. While this has been rumored to happen seemingly every year, we will get a chance to see it in play in this unique 60-game season. This is perhaps the biggest change that we will see to this year’s game-play and is one […]Read more "Who are the Phillies’ top designated hitter options?"
Yesterday, we heard great news come out of the MLB. The players and owners finally reached an agreement: The season will look to start July 23rd with some primetime games. The day after, the rest of the teams, most likely including the Phillies, will get their first game in. The status of fan attendance is […]Read more "Will the Phillies Go Over Vegas’ 31.5 Win Prediction?"
Against all odds, it seems we are finally going to see baseball this year. Spring Training 2.0 is set to begin in under a week and players are currently on their way back to their home cities. There is no feeling quite like sitting in Citizens Bank Park for an afternoon Phillies game, but unfortunately, […]Read more "Will Phillies fans be able to watch games at Citizens Bank Park in 2020?"
STEP RIGHT UP! STEP RIGHT UP! You, YES YOU, can sign any undrafted free agent for just $20,000. THAT’S RIGHT! For just 20k big ones, your team could sign a genuine prospect. Since the abbreviated 5-round draft ended, MLB teams can now sign any undrafted player for no more than $20,000. The Phillies have been […]Read more "Phillies looking for a very specific type of pitcher in undrafted free agency"
As baseball fans and players everywhere are anticipating the MLB and MLBPA to reach an agreement, Jeff Passan dropped a bomb Tuesday night. Nothing is set in stone yet, but after weeks of battling back and forth, the MLB is now looking like it will have a season. A number of Phillies’ players and staff […]Read more "Instant Analysis: MLB players reported to start training camp July 1st"
If you needed some wholesome content to start your week, here it is! Phillies outfielder Bryce Harper took to Instagram on Monday to reveal that he and wife Kayla are expecting a baby girl! The 6x All-Star became a Father in August of last year when his son was Born. Less than a year later, […]Read more "Phillies outfielder Bryce Harper and wife Kayla expecting second child"
We have all pictured ourselves running out of the tunnel of Citizens Bank Park in front of 40,000 screaming fans. For Jake McKenna, this dream just became one step closer to reality. As a lifelong Phillies fan and nervous MLB prospect, Jake found his home as he transitions to the next level. The lefty pitcher […]Read more "Local Pitcher’s dream of playing for the Phillies is coming true"
The new 5-round format of the MLB draft wrapped up this past week and the Phillies added 4 new players to the organization. The days of the 40 round marathon drafts are over and the impact of this will be a storyline to watch going forward. As it is, the new talent that the Phillies […]Read more "Everything you need to know about this year’s Phillies’ draft class"
The MLB draft, often overlooked, is currently going on. The Phillies had the #15 pick, and took right handed pitcher Mick Abel. Abel, a Jesuit High School grad, is the first Oregonian chosen in the first round since 1994. He led Jesuit HS to a state title recently as well, earning him Gatorade Player of […]Read more "Instant Analysis: Phillies Draft RHP Mick Abel In First Round"