Phillies 2017 Corner Outfield: Talented Kids vs Mediocre Veterans

The Philadelphia Phillies opened spring training this week to begin what should prove to be an extremely interesting 2017 season.The team has suffered through five consecutive non-winning seasons on the field. The front office has now completely turned over the roster of players from their previous winning era.It is clear to every true Phillies fan, as well … Continue reading Phillies 2017 Corner Outfield: Talented Kids vs Mediocre Veterans

Phillies 2017: Club Missing a Bullpen Opportunity

On the first day of workouts for Philadelphia Phillies pitchers and catchers, manager Pete Mackanin took the opportunity to make a public announcement regarding his bullpen.The substance of that announcement is, for me, a sign that this may not be the man to lead this team into contending status.“When you look at Jeanmar Gomez’s year last year, although … Continue reading Phillies 2017: Club Missing a Bullpen Opportunity

Sunday Sermon: A city set on a hill

The 'Sermon on the Mount' was delivered by Jesus Christ shortly after he had chosen his original twelve apostles and begun his public ministry. It is covered most famously in chapter five of the Book of Matthew within the New Testament of the Bible. One of the most influential, inspirational speeches in the history of … Continue reading Sunday Sermon: A city set on a hill

MLB 2017 Power Ranking: Pre-Spring Training

The 2017 MLB season is slated to kick off with a trio of games on Sunday April 2. After those six clubs get things started, the other 24 teams are scheduled to begin their regular season the following day.In preparation for the season, Spring Training camps will be opening in both Arizona and Florida approximately … Continue reading MLB 2017 Power Ranking: Pre-Spring Training