Phillies 1980 vs 2008: The bench

Our comparison of the Philadelphia Phillies 1980 and 2008 World Series championship teams continues with a look at the two bench groups.

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A look at the 10 dramatic Philadelphia Phillies postseason extra-innings games

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'TPoKQFL7QlN6b3uyxa7cqw',sig:'VDWxkzlG_2OYS0xnkr3DT5sbpqivmvWzIAd4JKd8tZk=',w:'594px',h:'406px',items:'929851872',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsMaddox was in the middle of the action during  the decisive1980 NLCS Game FiveThe Los Angeles Dodgers season was on the brink as Game 3 of the 2018 World Series staggered into the bottom of the 18th inning at Dodgers Stadium. The Boston Red Sox had a 2-0 lead and … Continue reading A look at the 10 dramatic Philadelphia Phillies postseason extra-innings games

The Phillies have been involved in three winner-take-all postseason games

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'lCoVoE4OT9plZUbWdyCcnQ',sig:'rRVFG4Rg2hWaJD3w7V28ecGwXIsEb0dxtbcqo2F5ibk=',w:'594px',h:'406px',items:'929851872',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsGarry Maddox delivered the winning hit and recorded final out in 1980 NLCSThe Milwaukee Brewers defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers by a 7-2 score on Friday night. The victory by the Brew Crew forces an ultimate Game 7 in the National League Championship Series tonight at Miller Park … Continue reading The Phillies have been involved in three winner-take-all postseason games

Top 10 clutch hits in Phillies history

Both of these sparkplugs made the "#Clutch10" cutThe game on the line. The series on the line. The season on the line.These are the moments when not only talent, but mental toughness are required.Facing the other team's ace starting pitcher, or lock-down setup man, or flame-throwing closer.Whether their hits came with the Phillies backs to … Continue reading Top 10 clutch hits in Phillies history