Why the Phantastic Phour may not be enough

There is a team in the National League that looks really good this season. They have four great pitchers, two of which are Cy Young winners. They have had clutch hitting in the playoffs, and a great closer who has recently locked up a World Series. However, this team is not the Philadelphia Phillies. This … Continue reading Why the Phantastic Phour may not be enough

Phillies beat Jays in Doc’s debut

It was the spring debut game of ace #2 for the Phils. After Hamels very strong effort on Saturday, Roy Halladay made his spring debut against his former team in the Phillies 6-3 win today. Doc went two innings, allowing a couple hits and a walk while striking out one. Placido Polanco had a pair … Continue reading Phillies beat Jays in Doc’s debut

The BMac Region is closed; Round 2

The BMac Region has ended and enjoyed a major upset with #6 Eric Desjardins defeating #3 David Akers in a tight match-up. We should see some very interesting match-ups with #1 Harry Kalas, the voice of the Phillies, going up against #5 John LeClair, who has won the hearts of Philly fans, well after his … Continue reading The BMac Region is closed; Round 2

Utley Out Indefinitely

Phillies second baseman Chase Utley has been diagnosed with patellar tendonitis in his right knee after an MRI. Utley has yet to appear in any games this spring and the team will now be limiting his playing time throughout the spring. The injury doesn’t affect Utley at the plate but it does cause him a … Continue reading Utley Out Indefinitely

Werth “hates” Phils

In an article by Thomas Boswell of the Washington Post, former Phillies Jayson Werth was quoted as hating the Phillies. Once Werth got back behind the cage, [GM Mike] Rizzo said, “I hate the [expletive] Phillies.” The GM then ran off a list of borderline dirty plays and purpose pitches in recent years by the … Continue reading Werth “hates” Phils

2011 Phillies March Madness Round 2; Ickey Region

The fourth region of the second round is finally underway. The Real Deal Region will close later today and the BMac Region is also still open for voting. Match-up of the round: #4 Richie Ashburn vs. #5 Bernie Parent This is a match-up between a pair of #1’s. Richie Ashburn stole the hearts of the … Continue reading 2011 Phillies March Madness Round 2; Ickey Region