Phillies honor Bobby Abreu with place on the Wall of Fame

//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.js Bobby Abreu joins the immortals on the Phillies Wall of Fame The Phillies are honoring 1998-2006 outfielder Bobby Abreu prior to the game on Saturday night against the Chicago White Sox by enshrining him on the franchise Wall of Fame. In a special pre-game ceremony, numerous past Wall of Fame honorees are expected to be on … Continue reading Phillies honor Bobby Abreu with place on the Wall of Fame

Young star Rhys Hoskins needs to emerge quickly from recent slump

Hoskins has disappeared over the last two weeksHe wasn’t selected to play in the actual MLB All-Star Game this year. But as one of baseball’s most exciting young sluggers, Phillies left fielder Rhys Hoskins was invited to participate in the Home Run Derby the day prior to that game at Nationals Park.Hoskins put on a strong showing, beating top-seeded Jesus … Continue reading Young star Rhys Hoskins needs to emerge quickly from recent slump

Rhys Hoskins crashes the Home Run Derby

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'47aJDIWwQQluv8JTfz5KHg',sig:'5YWYs10k-YIYe5fg2csMG6a4qY6GVyfUFH2DR3xhFeQ=',w:'594px',h:'405px',items:'1038886348',caption: true ,tld:'co.uk',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsHoskins will try to put on a power show at the 2018 Home Run Derby The Major League Baseball All-Star Game will take place on Tuesday night July 17 at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C.That night, most of the very best players from the National and American Leagues will … Continue reading Rhys Hoskins crashes the Home Run Derby

Cody Bellinger hits for The Cycle to continue special rookie season

On Saturday night at Marlins Park in Miami, Los Angeles Dodgers rookie sensation Cody Bellinger put on a record-setting show.Bellinger went 4-5, scored twice, and knocked in three runs to help pace the torrid, first place Dodgers to a 7-1 thrashing of the host Miami Marlins.His night began with a single in the top of the first … Continue reading Cody Bellinger hits for The Cycle to continue special rookie season

Phillies history in the MLB Home Run Derby

The MLB All-Star Game Home Run Derby has been around since 1985, which means that the greatest home run hitter in the history of the Philadelphia Phillies franchise had an opportunity to participate.However, Mike Schmidt never took the game up on that opportunity. This despite Schmidt being an NL All-Star in 1986-87 and even elected to the team in … Continue reading Phillies history in the MLB Home Run Derby