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Phillies Bats need to be Clutch in 2012

Spring training is officially underway in Clearwater and the Phillies enter 2012 eager to get the bad taste out of their mouths from the bitter end to the 2011 season. Pitchers and catchers have officially reported and a handful of position players including Chase Utley, Hunter Pence, and Ryan Howard have arrived.
The hype that surrounded […]

Phillies Tickets Trending #1 On Yahoo!

Wow, has this city’s baseball team changed in the last decade. I don’t think the baseball fans ever stopped being baseball fans. But the fact that the atmosphere at Citizens Bank Park, with an influx of younger generations, is a party atmosphere and shows that this fan base loves a good team. And the Phillies […]

Are You Excited About Phillies’ Pitchers And Catchers Reporting?

The most overrated day of the year has arrived. Ahh, that’s right, pitchers and catchers have officially reported to Clearwater, Florida. It is severely annoying when someone in the beginning of February gives the ‘two weeks ‘til pitchers and catcher report. Who cares. Is it really that important that Roy Halladay and Chooch are warming […]

Senator Bob Casey Writes Letter To Nationals Owner Concerning Phillies Fans

Most of the citizens of the state of Pennsylvania have no idea who U.S. Senator Bob Casey Jr. is.  I don’t know anything that he’s done of significance since he’s been in office.  He’s what you call an empty suit who got elected because of his father, who was formerly a major politician in the […]

Phillies Games To Be Broadcast On FM 94.1WIP

Phillies games will be broadcast on FM this season on 94.1WIP.  The announcement was made this afternoon by Anthony Gargano and Glenn MacNow.  The games will also continue to be broadcast on AM on 1210.
It means most of the spring and summer evenings will consist of Phillies baseball games.  Of course there will be afternoon […]

Losing Rollins May Not Be A Bad Thing

With the baseball free agency period in full swing, the Phillies are busy talking to players and making moves to improve the ballclub for the 2012 season. One of the big decisions the team has to make in the coming weeks concerns the future of shortstop Jimmy Rollins.
Currently a free agent, Rollins has been said […]

Hot Stove:Phillies Pursuing Ramirez, Shopping Polanco, Talking To Rollins

With baseball’s winter meetings underway, the Philadelphia Phillies have begun to move aggressively on their plans to improve the team for the 2012 season. General manager Ruben Amaro seems to be focused on finding ways to improve the team’s lineup. Reports indicate that the Phillies are very much in the mix for third baseman Aramis […]

Phils Invite Scott Podsednik Among Others To Spring Training

The Phillies announced Wednesday that Scott Podsednik along with seven others will join Charlie Manuel’s club in Clearwater this May as non-roster invitees.
Podsednik is the most notable name with a chance to prove his worth at Spring Training. The 35-year-old has manned centerfield for six different teams throughout his ten-year tenure in the league.
After being […]

Phillies Sign Former Boston Closer Jonathan Papelbon

On Friday night, the Phillies made their first major move of the offseason, signing free agent closer Jonathan Papelbon to a four-year contract worth about $50 million. The 30-year old was 4-1 with a 2.94 ERA and made 31 saves in 34 opportunities. In his career, he has an ERA of 2.33 with 219 saves. […]

Phils Trying To Sign Ryan Madson And Chasing Michael Cuddyer

As of yesterday, the Phils were on the brink of resigning Ryan Madson to a 4-year deal worth $44 million with a fifh-year option at $13 million. Now, today you hear that management may have stopped it from happening, a report from Scott Miller CBS Sports. David my boy, please tell me this is not […]



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