This was what I expected out of Klentak. The Phillies added depth players throughout the season and the trade deadline was not different. In the end, Corey Dickerson was traded for cash and a player to be named later. The 30-year-old outfielder is a rental player, meaning his contract expires at the end of this […]Read more "Klentak finalizes Phillies’ roster at the trade deadline, but is it enough?"
The uncertainty of the Phillies season has almost hit its peak. In a push to the playoffs, the next week will be telling. The Phillies have a few options down in the minors that could help the team should Matt Klentak balk at the trading deadline. The fact of the matter is that the Phillies […]Read more "Down on the Pharm: Do the Phillies have any minor leaguers who can help a playoff push?"
The four-game sweep of the Mets had the excitement buzzing. The Phillies did exactly what a team of their caliber is supposed to do, crush those who are struggling. Now the games weren’t runaways as one would hope. In fact, they had to take two in walk-off fashion. The offense worked yet the pitching still […]Read more "Where do the Phillies go from here?"
A team seemingly devoid of power has added a bat to ring the bell in Citizens Bank Park. The Phillies selected Wichita State third baseman Alec Bohm with the third overall pick in the 2018 MLB Draft this evening, passing up on a reliable arm and steady bat in the process to find their next […]Read more "Everything you need to know about the Phillies third overall pick"
The MLB amateur draft is quickly approaching. Most, however, don’t know when the picks are made each year since the Draft itself is far less publicized than its counterparts of the other three major sports. But while the MLB Draft is far from the romanticized, gawked over process that the NFL and NBA Drafts have […]Read more "Three potential draft targets for the Philadelphia Phillies"