I got knocked out of the first round by Phoul Ballz, 142-76. Congrats and good luck in the tourny.
The Phield posted my preview versus Phoul Ballz today. Read what he said about the 11-seed underdog, Team to Beat: Born in 2009, Team to Beat has steadily grown to a solid fourth-tier force in the blogosphere. John Russo mixes standard game fare with commentary through a clean WordPress background. It’s easy to read and … Continue reading Preview vs. Phoul Ballz posted
A hot topic up on the Phillies blogosphere is The Phield’s Phillies blog March Madness. Yours truly got selected on Selection Tuesday to compete against 64 other blogs in the 65-blog tournament. In the first round, I am going up against Phoul Ballz, a very respectable Phillies blog on Blogger.com, my old domain. I am … Continue reading Support Team to Beat!
After beating Chase Utley easily in the March Madness Finals, Mike Schmidt became the ultimate Phillie. Here is the bracket tracking the entire tournament.
The best hitter of the 1980 World Champions team will go up against the best hitter of the 2008 World Series team: Mike Schmidt vs. Chase Utley. I went into details about the two superstars here. Here is the updated bracket so you can track to see how Mr. Utley and Michael Jack got here.
Here is your Philadelphia Phinal Phour #1 Chase Utley vs #2 Curt Schilling Why Utley: Mr. Utley was THE man for the Phillies since 2005. He has a .298 average going into the 2009 season and is one of the few guys producing offensively during the Phillies current slow start. Some of his career achievements … Continue reading Phillies March Madness: Final Four
Here is the match ups. Due to a lack of time since I am going to Florida, I couldn’t go into detail on the matchups but I will for the Final 4. There were no upsets but I wouldn’t be surprised to see a few #2’s make the Final 4. I will post pictures and … Continue reading Phillies March Madness Elite 8
Only one upset this week as #4 Ed Delehanty lost to #5 Chuck Klein. But this is where it will start to get really interesting. The 2008 bracket is basically a tossup for a an Elite Eight bid. The other three brackets look like the top 3 seeds can fight for an Elite Eight bid. … Continue reading Phillies March Madness Round 3
As you all may know, I started an NCAA-like bracket system to determine the greatest Phillie of all time. After round one, only 3 upsets were made as #9 Pedro Feliz up-ended #8 Brett Myers and #10 Larry Bowa beat #7 Greg Luzinski in close battles while #11 Scott Rolen easily beat #6 Dick Allen. … Continue reading Phillies March Madness Round 2
I am going to get the Rowan students involved with this finally. I will be doing a little experiment that was inspired to me by both March Madness and the Phillies Nation’s 100 Greatest Phillies. I will make a 64 player tournament like the NCAA basketball tournament but it will be comprised of 64 Phillies … Continue reading Phillies March Madness