Jonathan Papelbon Snubbed From N.L. All-Star Roster

Every year after the MLB All-Star teams are announced for the annual Mid-Summer Classic, the first question that comes to mind is what player got snubbed? After seeing the roster for the National League, it is eye-opening that Philadelphia Phillies’ Continue reading Jonathan Papelbon Snubbed From N.L. All-Star Roster

Chase Utley Will Be Representing The Philadelphia Phillies In The All-Star Game

Chase Utley has not been voted to an All-Star Game since 2010, but for the sixth time in his 12-year career, Utley will be starting at second base for the National League in the MLB’s Mid-Summer Classic. For the past Continue reading Chase Utley Will Be Representing The Philadelphia Phillies In The All-Star Game

Phillies Avoid Sweep with a 5-4 Win Over the Marlins

Kyle Kendrick was opposed on the mound by Brad Hand in the series finale between the Philadelphia Phillies and Miami Marlins. The Phillies needed a quality start from Kendrick in order to prevent their losing streak from extending to seven Continue reading Phillies Avoid Sweep with a 5-4 Win Over the Marlins

Jimmy Rollins Becomes the Phillies’ All-Time Leader in Hits

When Jimmy Rollins was drafted in the second round of the 1996 amateur draft, many scouts thought he was too small and his swing was not good enough to lift him to the big league level. Critics everywhere bashed Rollins Continue reading Jimmy Rollins Becomes the Phillies’ All-Time Leader in Hits

Philadelphia Phillies Select RHP Aaron Nola With 7th Pick

The Philadelphia Phillies are in complete disarray as it pertains to their farm system and on-field performance. With an aging roster along with a depleted farm system that has very few top prospects that will be MLB-ready anytime soon, the Continue reading Philadelphia Phillies Select RHP Aaron Nola With 7th Pick

Braves Use Long-Ball to Outlast Phillies

The Philadelphia Phillies and Atlanta Braves opened up a four-game series at Citizens Bank Park tonight. Both teams are coming into the series off of three-game sweeps as the Phillies swept the Miami Marlins, and the Braves swept the Washington Continue reading Braves Use Long-Ball to Outlast Phillies

Philadelphia Phillies 2014 Season Preview

As the 2014 Major League Baseball season kicks off, the Philadelphia Phillies will be living by the motto “age is just a state of mind”. An aging veteran core mixed with young prospects will have to gel together in order Continue reading Philadelphia Phillies 2014 Season Preview

Jimmy Rollins Fiasco

Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins and manager Ryne Sandberg have been at tension with other ever since Sandberg benched Rollins without giving a reason. On Monday, Rollins was asked about particular struggles the Phillies were having at the plate so Continue reading Jimmy Rollins Fiasco