J.T. Realmuto had one of the best defensive seasons for a Phillies catcher. On Monday he was rewarded for his efforts. Major League Baseball named Realmuto as the National League Gold Glove winner for the position of catcher. It is the first time in his career that Realmuto won the Gold Glove. Realmuto is the […]Read more "Realmuto wins first career Gold Glove as Phillies offseason continues"
For the first time since 2013, the Phillies could, and should, have multiple players represent them in the All Star Game. When the 89th rendition of the Mid-Summer Classic comes to our nation’s capitol this July, the home of an NL East rival could see more red pinstripes than in year’s past. That’s because the […]Read more "Ranking the likelihood of Phillies’ All Star appearances"
On May 10, the Phillies announced that the team had optioned left handed reliever Zac Curtis to AAA Lehigh Valley. In a concurrent roster move, the team recalled Jake Thompson to the Majoe League roster. Curtis made four appearances during this short stint with the big league club, one that lasted just ten days. The […]Read more "Zac Curtis Optioned To AAA: Phillies lack lefty depth in bullpen"
The winter meetings began on Monday, and as we like to say in the baseball world, the stove is getting hot for some teams in the league. For the Angels, Shohei Otani’s signing and subsequent injury news means the stove in Anaheim is catching fire. For the Phillies, the stove will likely be on a […]Read more "All you need to know: Phillies add two key Bullpen arms"
Recently, MLB.com released its midseason Top 100 prospects list. They do so around this time every year, adjusting the list the site compiled prior to the first pitch of the season. The updated, mid-year report takes into consider the play of each player through the first half and makes changes in each prospects rankings. Some […]Read more "Six Phillies prospects named in Top 100, but when will we see them?"
Welcome back into this two part piece looking ahead to the 2019 season. I hope you enjoyed Part 1 on the positional players on the Phillies roster. Should they stay or should they go: Which Phillies remain on the roster in 2019? Part 1 Now, it’s time to get to the pitchers. Just like in […]Read more "Should they stay or should they go: Which Phillies remain on the roster in 2019? Part 2"