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By Rocco Constantino On Sunday, February 26th, 2017

MLB Players Closing in On Milestones in 2017

Aside from rooting for your favorite teams in any given season, one thing that draws the interest of fans is the pursuit of milestone stats by players across the league.  Last season, the magic number fans were More...

By Brent Cardy On Sunday, May 31st, 2015
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To Trade Or Not To Trade

We are almost entering the third month of the MLB season and trade talks are about to heat up. To close out May we look at three players that have as high probability of finding new homes before the draft. Ryan More...

By Douglas Fox On Friday, March 20th, 2015

Opening Day Preview: Philadelphia Phillies

After five straight playoff appearances, capped off by a World Series title in 2008, the Philadelphia Phillies stuck with an aging core of highly-priced players with no-trade contracts.  After consecutive 89-loss More...

By Douglas Fox On Thursday, March 12th, 2015

Cliff Lee Won’t Pitch In Pain

Trade a player a year too early rather than a year too late   – Branch Rickey Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Cliff Lee was medically cleared to resume a throwing program earlier this week, but he has made More...

Cole Hamels
By Matt Cote On Sunday, February 22nd, 2015
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The Ongoing Soap Of Cole Hamels And The Philadelphia Phillies

Pitchers and catchers have officially reported for Spring Training and Cole Hamels is still a member of the Philadelphia Phillies. Hamels has been the offseason hottest trade target but no team has been able to More...

Amaro and Howard
By Clayton Richer On Sunday, December 21st, 2014
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Ruben Amaro’s Comments About Ryan Howard Should Cost Him His Job

The Philadelphia Phillies are in full rebuild shopping every available asset attempting to re-stock the prospect cupboard. The off-season has been littered with Cole Hamels trade speculation and a recent transaction More...

By Brendan Panikkar On Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

Will The Philadelphia Phillies Finally Blow Up The Core?

The All-Star break is here. Teams will be using the time away from the game to determine whether or not they are contenders or pretenders and who will be buying and selling assets. In the case of the Philadelphia More...

Prince Fielder
By Jon Erkkila On Thursday, November 21st, 2013

Fielder/Kinsler Trade Sets Tigers Roster Churn in Motion

Standing pat was not an option in Detroit. Good teams aren’t afraid to churn their roster looking for ways to improve their organization and position themselves with more flexibility moving forward. The Detroit More...

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By Chris Moran On Monday, September 16th, 2013

The 5 Worst 120+ RBI Seasons In MLB History

It’s no secret that analytic types have little regard for the RBI. I decided to see if I could dig up the five worst seasons by a hitter that totaled at least 120 RBI. To measure the quality of a player’s More...

Jose Abreu
By Jon Erkkila On Thursday, August 15th, 2013

Baseball Aficionada: Jose Abreu Hits Market At Perfect Time

It’s a good time to be Jose Abreu. Timing. Timing is everything. If you happen to be a slugging first-baseman on the island of Cuba that plays for relative peanuts, it has to be very interesting to hear of the More...

Ryan Howard Blind Fan
By Clayton Richer On Friday, May 10th, 2013

Ryan Howard Hits Home Run For Blind Fan Wearing Bracelet

Philadelphia Phillies slugger Ryan Howard met with some less fortunate children before a recent home game. One fan imparticular, was a blind boy who presented Howard with  a bracelet to support his cause and requested More...

Ryan Howard
By Kyle Richardson On Monday, March 4th, 2013

Ryan Howard: The Comeback Kid?

Article Written By Kyle Richardson With all the questions surrounding the success of the Philadelphia Phillies in the upcoming season, Ryan Howard’s health and age are at the forefront. Can Ryan Howard recapture More...

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