Zack Wheeler To Miss Monday Start After Freak Injury

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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Zack Wheeler will miss his scheduled Monday start due to ripping a fingernail while putting on his pants last Wednesday. “Just one of those stupid things,” Wheeler said Friday. “I tripped a little bit, I lost my balance, and my jeans yanked out of my hand.” Although the injury occurred last […] READ MORE


Philadelphia Phillies Season Preview 2020

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After Major League Baseball has finally agreed on a 60-game season Las Vegas has set the Philadelphia Phillies win total at 31.5 games. They are among eight other teams at that win total who all figure to be in the mix for a playoff spot come October. Following the recent Coronavirus outbreak that occurred at Phillies camp […] READ MORE


Ejection Inspection, Week 23: Rick Renteria of the Chicago White Sox Gets Tossed Twice

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Rick Renteria Gets Tossed Twice Welcome to Week 23 of Ejection Inspection! The premise and ground rules are detailed here. The condensed version: each ejection from the previous week (Thursday through Wednesday) is listed in a table. The author – a former player/coach/umpire – analyzes each ejection and assigns it an entertainment rating of one […] READ MORE


Philadelphia Phillies Must Do Better With Runners on Base

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Phillies Offense Has Underwhelmed The Philadelphia Phillies were supposed to be one of the most feared offenses in all of baseball this year. At times, they’ve shown they fit the profile. Other times, they’ve looked just plain lost. The Phillies are definitely underperforming in most offensive categories. They have a team batting average of just […] READ MORE




Bryce Harper Sweats Out Home Run Derby Win

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The All-Star festivities got started with a bang tonight as the 2018 Home Run Derby wowed spectators with the power that was put on display. But in the end, Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals came away with the victory over Kyle Schwarber of the Chicago Cubs with a score of 19 home runs to […] READ MORE