Wright could be Phillies 3B “very very soon”

The attempt the land Aramis Ramirez was a bust, leaving the Phillies to settle with Placido Polanco at third base. But in a new twist of developments, their hunt for a new third baseman may have warmed back up. According to a very reliable source close to The Philly Phans’ Kevin Kee, “David Wright may … Continue reading Wright could be Phillies 3B “very very soon”

Your daily Winter Classic post

It’s the off season so spare me your dramatics. We’ll be back to real news and well thought out content in no time. So Adam Kimelman (@NHLAdamK) has been a champ at posting photos of Citizens Bank Park as it prepares for hockey. The photos he tweeted today include Ashburn Alley being given a little … Continue reading Your daily Winter Classic post

Phils hire Wade

The secret agent of the Philadelphia Phillies has returned home. Former Astros GM Ed Wade, who pretty much dealt three of the organizations top players at the time to the Phillies during his tenure, was hired by the Phillies. His role in Philadelphia will be a special consultant in the Phillies operations department. That will … Continue reading Phils hire Wade

Not even a hockey rink gets in Halladay’s way

This photo needs no explanation. Coming courtesy of Adam Kimelman via Twitter, that is Roy Halladay throwing in right field while the NHL Winter Classic crew sets up the rink for the game on January 2. You can watch the rink being built live, here. If you click on this link immediately, you can still … Continue reading Not even a hockey rink gets in Halladay’s way

Rollins will continue to represent Philadelphia

It shouldn’t surprise anyone that a piece like this was going to be written judging by the name of this website and the logo that graces it ever so beautifully. That silhouette represents the one person who has played short stop for the Phillies the past 11 seasons. And now, he will continue to man … Continue reading Rollins will continue to represent Philadelphia

BREAKING: Rollins, Phillies agree on deal

According to ESPN’s Jerry Crasnick, free agent short stop and Jimmy Rollins agree to a three-year deal with a vesting option for a fourth year. Crasnick’s report comes via a baseball source according to the ESPN.com writer. “Rollins didn’t have much leverage with Phillies. Brewers made an offer, but he ultimately wanted to stay home,” said … Continue reading BREAKING: Rollins, Phillies agree on deal

The Winter Classic ice truck is in Philly

As per the Flyers official Twitter page: Yep, that is indeed the truck that carries the magical ice for the Winter Classic. It is parked outside of the Wells Fargo Center for the Flyers 1:00 PM showdown with the Boston Bruins. Today’s game will be the last game in Philadelphia for the Flyers before January … Continue reading The Winter Classic ice truck is in Philly