Phillies Players Have Decided They’re Not Tanking

It’s a young season. In fact, it’s a very young season. Nevertheless, baseball is here. That means it’s time to make assertions about how and why everything is the way it is, and blow the results of small sample-sizes out of proportion. Today’s focus is on the Philadelphia Phillies. The 2016 Phillies are not expected to be…

Calm Down, Phillies Fans

First, please acknowledge that I’m not picking on you. In fact, I’m a Phillies fan too. I’ve got tons of hats/shirts/jackets and such to prove it, should you not believe me. The Phils started the season 0-4, with much thanks to the bullpen. If you’ve been paying any attention over the last two years, you…

Better Days Ahead in Philly

In a recent article of mine, I discussed a few of the 2015 breakout teams. The introduction to the piece featured a bit of anecdotal complaining on my part, because my favorite team, the Philadelphia Phillies, was nowhere near the playoffs this year. In fact, they were the worst team in the league, with a…