Phillies take a flyer on lefty starting pitcher Drew Smyly

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'BLWXXSyzQXJYOjfqx7-tOw',sig:'X8h8K-65MZxDmcac7M1cSOHJO3XyG5-bDPZPcekOPCQ=',w:'594px',h:'389px',items:'1147318100',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsDrew Smyly still has not returned to form after TJ surgeryThe Philadelphia Phillies have reached a contract agreement with 30-year-old free agent starting pitcher Drew Smyly, according to numerous reliable sources.Smyly is expected to step into the club’s starting rotation quickly. That could mean as soon as this weekend … Continue reading Phillies take a flyer on lefty starting pitcher Drew Smyly

MLB 2019 Power Rankings: Astros, Dodgers remain at the top of each league as July opens

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'EV7BnOXxSHBLDKgAJnWD-A',sig:'GZQj4IGaxaFHVhUmerBdVZ1qRZ79EZk_GjXS2fhonTc=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'519143460',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsTexas Rangers have been a surprise AL contender in 2019This is a Philadelphia Phillies site, and so the team’s place on my MLB Power Rankings always needs to be highlighted. When I debuted the 2019 rankings on June 1, there were fans upset that the first-place club was in … Continue reading MLB 2019 Power Rankings: Astros, Dodgers remain at the top of each league as July opens

With much to prove in 2019, Odubel Herrera already working out in Florida

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'1wjbQiUuRa51bgVfYlyIBg',sig:'tYsSa4YaiwOhYkhfaiOO8EdILfUiIswXasEOmswppRw=',w:'594px',h:'416px',items:'978155362',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.js'El Torito' is coming off a down year and has increased competition in 2019It is the middle of January here in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It was seasonably cold this morning as I took my little dog, Kiki, on her morning walk. The high is expected to possibly reach 40 … Continue reading With much to prove in 2019, Odubel Herrera already working out in Florida

Josh Bonifay will reportedly become the new Phillies farm director

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'qKILq2k-SdlHIi7aCcB9mw',sig:'A-XgVzIurMYivEL-ssEXsWhYxIgH4WgDwMNBvvbkChs=',w:'396px',h:'594px',items:'646489040',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsBonifay spent two seasons on the Texas Rangers coaching staff in 2016-17Sources have reportedly told Matt Gelb of The Athletic that the Philadelphia Phillies will name Josh Bonifay as their new farm director.The likelihood is that a formal announcement will not come until after the World Series has ended. That … Continue reading Josh Bonifay will reportedly become the new Phillies farm director