ESPN to open 2019 Sunday Night Baseball at Citizens Bank Park

The ESPN Sunday Night Baseball team will open 2019 at Citizens Bank Park We are still four months away from the opening of the 2019 Major League Baseball season. But as we move through this off-season, Phillies fans will be clutching at any news of the team to help make it through these cold months. … Continue reading ESPN to open 2019 Sunday Night Baseball at Citizens Bank Park

You can count me out on Manny Machado signing with the Phillies in free agency

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'49vlJuktS8JKvfkbZKhQzg',sig:'DRh622_px5Hta1cpz4Y8rHeP8oNIU7UTy-Svam5yy7E=',w:'594px',h:'409px',items:'1047759538',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsMachado will get hundreds of millions in free agency - hopefully not from PhilliesJust yesterday at Phillies Nation, Editorial Director Tim Kelly wrote a piece on Manny Machado which centered around comments the player had made on his own perceived lack of hustle at times.In that piece, Kelly reported on a … Continue reading You can count me out on Manny Machado signing with the Phillies in free agency

Texas Rangers / Washington Senators All-Time 25-Man Roster

The Texas Rangers were formed from a failed attempt by Major League Baseball to forcibly keep a big league team in the Nation’s Capital.The original Washington Senators had been one of the American League’s eight charter franchises. That club traced its existence back to the 1901 founding of the junior circuit.Those first Senators relocated to Minnesota in … Continue reading Texas Rangers / Washington Senators All-Time 25-Man Roster

Seattle Mariners: All-Time 25-Man Roster

I will be doing a handful of MLB organizational "All-Time 25-Man Roster" pieces for the "Call to the Pen" site with Fansided this off-season. This is part of that series.The Seattle Mariners arrived in the Pacific Northwest for the 1977 season as an MLB expansion team.The franchise joined the American League that year along with the Toronto Blue … Continue reading Seattle Mariners: All-Time 25-Man Roster

Aaron Nola Impressive in Phillies Debut

On Friday afternoon in a rain-shortened game at Bright House Field in Clearwater, Florida the New York Yankees demolished the Philadelphia Phillies 10-0 in Grapefruit League action.It would seem to be a pretty dreary result, particularly for the Phillies pitching staff. But in actuality, nothing could be further from the truth.The most interesting and important … Continue reading Aaron Nola Impressive in Phillies Debut