Phillies begin to pull away from their NL East rivals in early May

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'RSC1fFWmRmZF2VSKc3p0sA',sig:'mOQww2Y2iuqVDrz712XSk3ODcqbb3dQBiotyMlo0hG4=',w:'594px',h:'411px',items:'578863664,579088056',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.js Anthony Rendon and the Nationals have been hurting in 2019 The Philadelphia Phillies (23-16) offense completely disappeared twice over last week’s action. But the club won their other four games, moving out to a four-game lead in the loss column in the National League East Division standings. The … Continue reading Phillies begin to pull away from their NL East rivals in early May

Pair of late home runs push Nationals past Phillies

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'Jj_HVWLfSShrW-P-g_8x5g',sig:'hmp7sxDH8w2D9YzxyuGrt9JKEgciyOriqEj0kIuOaaI=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'1139782328',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.js Victor Robles late homer helped the Nats rally to victory The Washington Nationals (14 – 18) came from behind with a big 8th inning rally to defeat the Philadelphia Phillies (18 – 14) by 10-8 on Saturday night at Citizens Bank Park. With the defeat, the Phillies lead in … Continue reading Pair of late home runs push Nationals past Phillies

Oakland A’s Organization is in Desperate Shape

As recently as the 2014 season, the Oakland Athletics were legitimate contenders in the American League. The A’s finished 88-74 that season, good for second place in the AL West standings.The club had taken the division crown the two previous seasons. In 2014 they were again in the postseason after capturing an AL Wildcard berth.In that 2014 … Continue reading Oakland A’s Organization is in Desperate Shape

Can Oakland A’s Get Back Into Contention Quickly?

The Oakland Athletics have fallen to the bottom of the American League West and look to get back to regular contending status.In 2016 the Oakland Athletics finished 69-93 and in last place in the American League West Division, 26 games out of first place and 20 behind an AL Wild Card playoff spot.This was a second consecutive … Continue reading Can Oakland A’s Get Back Into Contention Quickly?