When you finish 52–102, 40 games out of first place, there is no joy in Mudville. Yes, that’s the capsule of the 1930 Phillies. What went wrong?
Larry Andersen arrived in Philly at the 1983 trade deadline in a move to bolster the bullpen, and became one of the most beloved Phillies of all-time.
Earlier this month the Philadelphia Phillies family had to say goodbye to another member, longtime player and coach and Phillies Wall of Famer Tony Taylor.
Former longtime Philadelphia Phillies player and coach Mike Ryan passed away on July 7, 2020. He is the second-longest tenured coach in Phillies history.
The Philadelphia Phillies selected Chase Utley as their first round pick at 15th overall in the 2000 MLB Draft out of UCLA.