It’s been a bleak weekend for Phillies fans. According to Bill Madden of The New York Daily News, Phillies owner John Middleton is less than optimistic when it comes to bringing back J.T Realmuto, in large part due to the financial losses suffered during the pandemic. “I’m told in an organization meeting last week, Phillies managing partner John […]Read more "Phillies reportedly suffer huge losses as Realmuto return looks unlikely"
With no perfect option available, the Phillies will need to compromise when they sign a free agent starter. How should they make that choice?Read more "The Phillies will need to compromise when they sign a new starting pitcher"
When we think of truly memorable baseball players, the Philadelphia Phillies bring a great deal to the table in terms of the personalities that they have developed over the years. Some well-known names include Mike Schmidt, Chase Utley, Tug McGraw, and Ryan Howard. However, other individuals have taken on a life of their own in […]Read more "Is Pete Rose the Best Phillies Player of All Time?"
Phillies podcast: The “Bullpen Blues” discusses the latest Phillies news The MLB offseason is officially underway, and the Philadelphia Phillies are already trying their hardest to make everyone absolutely miserable. The latest news, reports, and rumors: No qualifying offer for Didi Gregorius: Despite his stellar play in 2020, shortstop Didi Gregorius was not offered a […]Read more "LISTEN: No qualifying offer for Didi and latest JT Realmuto rumors"
Jon Heyman reported on Twitter today that the Tampa Bay Rays had declined to pick up the option on Charlie Morton, making him a free agent. Morton turns 37 in two weeks. During this shortened season he went 2-2 with a 4.74 ERA. He started nine games and pitched 38 innings. That’s an average of […]Read more "Would reuniting with Charlie Morton improve the Phillies bullpen?"
As the 2020 playoffs continue with the Championship Series’, we are forced to watch the Braves continue to shine in the post season. Along with reports coming out that the Phillies are not optimistic about re-signing J.T. Realmuto, it’s tough to be a Phillies fan right now The silver linings for this disastrous season are […]Read more "Alec Bohm Named Finalist for MLBPA Outstanding Rookie of the Year."
A week after the resignation of ex-general manager Matt Klentak, the Phillies front office may be set to undergo more change up top. Phillies president Andy MacPhail, 68, has fancied retirement lately and the franchise would prefer to vacate his position in the near future, according to insider Scott Lauber of the Philadelphia Inquirer. Per […]Read more "Phillies Reportedly Not Done Overhauling Front Office"
Last season will be infamously remembered by the Philly faithful as one marred and utterly decimated by poor pitching. In the hands of the Phillies 2020 pitching staff, especially that of the bullpen, no lead was ever safe and each game was seemingly bound to get messy. But could Trevor Bauer be the cure the […]Read more "Are the Phillies an Ideal Landing Spot for Polarizing Star Trevor Bauer?"
The writing had been on the wall for quite some time that former Phillies general manager Matt Klentak would not carry the same designation in 2021. After watching the team he crafted crumble while their division counterparts surged towards the postseason, it became abundantly clear that a change in leadership was needed in Philly. Admittedly, […]Read more "Five Intriguing Options to Replace Klentak as Phillies GM"
For some inexplicable, unfathomable, bizarre reason or another, the Phillies STILL have yet to extend (best) catcher (in baseball) J.T Realmuto. Despite leading all qualifying catchers (3.1 PA/team game played) in home runs (11) and RBIs (32), as well as recording the second-most hits (46), Realmuto still has not accomplished enough to persuade the Phillies […]Read more "Latest comments from Phillies owner don’t bode well for J.T Realmuto"