Phillies visit the Arizona desert for key series with host Diamondbacks

The Philadelphia Phillies (58-53) are tied for the second of two National League Wildcard playoff positions as they take on the Arizona Diamondbacks (56-56) in a three-game series starting on Monday night at Chase Field in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dbacks 2019 regular season has gone much as the Phillies own season, see-sawing back and forth … Continue reading Phillies visit the Arizona desert for key series with host Diamondbacks

Dbacks and Phillies combine for MLB record 13 home runs in 13-8 win for Arizona

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'eJCnGSH7TM9Wu_BDP4xZnQ',sig:'ILjT_GVEnQ_SpfqIZLzaTN2cWF_ij8pOl9n-TvEOG1Q=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'1146810029',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsEduardo Escobar's big night helped power Dbacks past PhilliesThe Philadelphia Phillies (37-29) are no longer all alone in first place in the National League East Division standings. After being crushed by a 13-8 score on Monday night by the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks (35-32) at Citizens Bank Park, the Phillies now … Continue reading Dbacks and Phillies combine for MLB record 13 home runs in 13-8 win for Arizona

Arizona Diamondbacks bring desert heat to South Philly

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'y1oz0sBVRvpyR4BshiCZUA',sig:'aA3-jJDm1YAcTLTnmhXoTQ-YQxXmI5FBJEDLwqyWQ-c=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'73848188',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsDbacks tickets could still be hot sellers in Phoenix this summerThe Philadelphia Phillies (37-28) are 5-1-1 over their last seven series, with only a sweep at the hands of the host Los Angeles Dodgers showing as a black mark over their last month of play. They lead the … Continue reading Arizona Diamondbacks bring desert heat to South Philly

MLB awards: my 2017 IBWAA ballot

IBWAA members submitted 2017 MLB Awards ballotsWith the four Major League Baseball Division Series each heading towards their climactic moments, this marks a good time to take a quick look back at the regular season.As a lifetime member of the IBWAA (Internet Baseball Writers Association of America), the end of each MLB regular season means … Continue reading MLB awards: my 2017 IBWAA ballot