Will the Phillies lose 100 games in 2016?

Do not take this as a negative post for the sake of being negative about the 2016 Philadelphia Phillies. By most accounts, this is expected to be a long summer when it comes to wins and losses, with the wins likely to be few and far between for this young group of Phillies looking to […]

Maikel Franco cracks Galvis windshield

Maikel Franco batting practice bomb cracks Freddy Galvis’ windshield

You would think we have reached a point where baseball players would make every attempt to avoid parking their cars in any area where long distance home run balls in batting practice would avoid getting hit. Unfortunately for Freddy Galvis, that was not the case today. A long bomb launched by Maikel Franco in batting […]

Jun 23, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins (11) during pre-game ceremony honoring him for becoming the Phillies all-time hits leader before game against Miami Marlins at Citizens Bank Park. Mandatory Credit: Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports

Former Phillie Jimmy Rollins heading to White Sox

Former Philadelphia Phillies shortstop and future Phillies Wall of Famer will have at least one more stop on his way to retirement. Jimmy Rollins has signed a minor league deal with the Chicago White Sox that comes with an invitation to spring training, according to Dan Hayes of CSN Chicago. Rollins will

AM radio

New Phillies radio deal kills AM radio feed

Sportsradio WIP is now the exclusive home of the Philadelphia Phillies in the Philadelphia listening area. A new radio deal, announced yesterday, makes WIP the flagship station for Phillies radio coverage and confirms the traditional AM signal heard for decades on 1210 AM will no longer be supported. “We are happy to continue the tradition of […]

Xfinity Super Bowl ad

Phillies player strikes out in Xfinity’s Super Bowl commercial

You would think the wound of not having the Eagles play in, never mind winning, the Super Bowl would have been enough for the frustrated Phillies fan, but Xfinity poured a little bit of salt on the wounds for the locals of the Philadelphia sports scene with its Super Bowl ad. The advertisement for Xfinity’s […]

Jesse Biddle

Phillies trade Jesse Biddle to Pirates for Yoervis Medina

The Phillies have traded Jesse Biddle to the Pittsburgh Pirates. Perhaps a change of scenery will help Biddle get back on track. On Wednesday the Phillies traded Biddle to the Pirates in exchange for right-handed pitcher Yoervis Medina. The former first-round draft pick of the Phillies brougth plenty of promise as a future fixture in […]

Broadcaster Swag

Comcast SportsNet to air 145 Phillies games in 2016

As we step closer and closer to start of a brand new baseball season, how we will be able to watch the Phillies this year has been confirmed. Comcast SportsNet will air 145 games this season, a new record for the local sports network. An additional 10 games will be carried by NBC 10, including […]

Bad Santa?

Bad Santa #BaseballChristmasMovies — Dan Mallon (@MallonDan) December 23, 2015

FILE - This Oct. 6, 2012 file photo shows Cincinnati Reds manager Dusty Baker laughing before Game 1 of the National League division baseball series between the San Francisco Giants and the Reds, in San Francisco. The Reds and Baker have agreed to a two-year contract extension. The Reds said a formal announcement will be made Monday afternoon, Oct. 15, 2012.The 63-year-old manager led the team to its second National League Central Division title in three seasons this year. He has been with the Reds five seasons. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)

Nats hire Dusty Baker, not Bud Black, as manager

Judging by all of the reports surfacing over the past week it looked as though the hiring of Bud Black as the next manager of the Washington Nationals was all but certain. Then you wake up this morning to see the Nationals will instead be hiring Dusty Baker. Baker has not managed since 2013, when […]

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