“Why would i want to go where fans only support you from the 3rd inn. thru the 6th?’” was the grammatically poor tweet that CBS’ Jon Heyman used as an explanation for why Cole Hamels will not be returning to San Diego as a free agent to play for the home town Padres.
Now that we [...]
This is the time of the year when owners are pondering the decision on whether or not his respective team needs to make a move in order to compete for a bid in the postseason.
Some owners like to make the blockbuster trade. Others are content with moving prospects for seasoned veterans, whereas owners of [...]
As the Phillies come out of the All-Star break and the MLB Trade deadline approaching the team will be looking to fix a glaring weakness that is the lack of hitting from right-handed hitters in the outfield.
Ben Francisco has proven that he is no more than a journeyman utility outfielder with average fielding skills [...]
Somewhere underneath the thick July humidity you can feel that frosty bite of October air.
After the San Francisco Giants stole the team’s chances at a third straight appearance in the World Series with a young and talented pitching staff and some bald dude named Cody Ross (Where the hell did he come from?) it [...]
The trade winds are blowing in and its with rumors of the Phillies looking to acquire closers such as the Padres’ Heath Bell, and the Royals’ Joakim Soria.
The question is…WHY!?!
The Phillies as a team have only blown three saves all season. When Ryan Madson returns the Phillies will have Michael Stutes for the 7th, [...]
The Phillies are getting ready for the second half of the season, but before they prepare for their postseason run, the team still has a few needs that they would like to address come the trade deadline.
One of those needs resides in the bullpen, specifically the role of closer.
Right now, Antonio Bastardo, who [...]