Some teams can get away with pitching that is just okay and bats that are above average. The Philadelphia Phillies are currently a far cry from being a team with good pitching. Aaron Nola, to his credit, has looked better on the mound lately but hasn’t seemed true to his own form. Another player, who […]Read more "Is Phillies pitcher Jake Arrieta on the hot seat?"
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?"
The Phillies we knew at the beginning of the season seemed to have come back to CBP. Talk of bamboo and curveball machines flooded social media as they crushed the lowly Mets. Let’s be honest, it was the Mets who are in turmoil and whose manager might not make it back to New York. However, […]Read more "Which Phillies prospects can instantly help the team out of their slump?"
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 Atlantic City, NJ Police Department arrested and charged Odubel Herrera with Simple Assault. The incident stemmed from a domestic violence incident at the Golden Nugget Hotel and Casino on Monday night. Major League Baseball has placed Herrera on administrative leave. Herrera allegedly assaulted his 20-year-old girlfriend. Here is the press release by Atlantic City […]Read more "Why we must not jump to conclusions regarding Odubel Herrera’s arrest"
Even though the Phillies won the Bryce Harper sweepstakes, Matt Klentak had significantly improved the team prior to the Harper signing. We look at the recnt history of those lost in the Bryce HypeRead more "Lost In The Bryce Hype: A Look at the Phillies summer of signings"
The chip on the shoulders of every Philadelphia fan is gone as the Phillies get their Man!Read more "Bryce Harper to spend the remainder of his career in the “Greatest City in the world.”"
After much anticipation, deliberation, negotiation, and flat-out frustration at times this offseason, the Phillies are once again a force in the National League. This change in hierarchical ranking, of course, is largely due to the acquisition of generational talent Bryce Harper. It only took 117 tumultuous days for the superstar slugger to find a home, […]Read more "Patience, Poise, and Persistence: Analyzing the Masterful Offseason Strategy of Phillies GM Matt Klentak"
This is a dramatized story of how Seranthony Dominguez took the Phillies bullpen by storm. While based in fact, it is fictionalized for your reading pleasure. Now we continue with our soon to be noble knight riding towards the Kingdom of Philadelphia….. Chapter 2: A Knight to Remember “I know not of what to expect […]Read more "The Gallant Tale of Seranthony of Dominguez: Chapter 2"
This is a dramatized telling of how Seranthony Dominguez arrived in the majors and set records. While all parts of these stories are based in fact, they have been embellished for your reading pleasure. Now, join me on an epic quest following a humble pig farmer on the farm….. Chapter 1: Humble Beginnings The sun […]Read more "The Gallant Tale of Seranthony of Dominguez: Chapter 1"