Phillies defense improving, led by trio of Gold Glove Award candidates

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'uoxJV91JSrNei79mO9rRtg',sig:'RrsddLaKHSpAszm05-cbnUEnWHLRDC7s9j-wF2fFfxA=',w:'594px',h:'395px',items:'492178164',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsNo Phillies player has won a Gold Glove since 2012The Philadelphia Phillies are currently one of the most inconsistent contending teams in Major League Baseball.The biggest problem for the team in getting on a long winning run has been consistently poor pitching from both the starters and the … Continue reading Phillies defense improving, led by trio of Gold Glove Award candidates

Wilson Ramos appears ready to take over Phillies starting catcher role

Ramos turned 31 years old last weekWhen the Philadelphia Phillies acquired all-star catcher Wilson Ramos from the Tampa Bay Rays at the July 31 trade deadline it was with the full knowledge that he was slightly damaged goods.Ramos went on the DL while with Tampa just before he was scheduled to start for the American League in … Continue reading Wilson Ramos appears ready to take over Phillies starting catcher role

Defense a major problem as Phillies fight to hold on to NL East lead

Defense not a Phillies strong suit at presentFans who have followed the Philadelphia Phillies closely this season continue to shake their heads in amazement that the club remains tied for first place in the National League East Division in late July.Those fans who do more than simply watch news highlights and follow the results and … Continue reading Defense a major problem as Phillies fight to hold on to NL East lead