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Today's Lineup vs. Its '96 Counterparts: Which Is Better?

Beerleaguer was rather harsh in his assessment of the starting lineup the Phillies will be trotting out today, calling it “the worst lineup card in history.” Their performance today didn’t do anything to disprove his assertion. 1,277 more words

Cody Asche

Looking Ahead To 2015: Bench

In 2011, Andres Blanco was Mr. Irrelevant. Blanco, signed at the end of Spring Training in 2010, was just what the Rangers needed in their first World Series run. 896 more words


Winter Ball Round Up: Dec. 21 – Dec. 27

The Winter League regular seasons are winding down.

  • DWL – ended on 12/21/2014.
  • Mexican League – ends on 12/29/2014.
  • VWL and Puerto Rican leagues – end on 12/30/2014.
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Dylan Cozens

Francoeur, 7 Others Sign Minor League Contracts

The Phillies had a remarkable lack of depth in the outfield last season, so the players they signed Thursday to Minor League contracts should have surprised nobody. 354 more words

Phillies Sign Jeff Francoeur And Seven Others To Minor League Contracts

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Phillies have signed eight players to minor league contracts with invitations to attend major league spring training as non-roster invitees.

Former 2002 first-round draft of the Atlanta Braves, outfielder Jeff Francoeur, highlights the group. 534 more words

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What was Sandberg thinking?

Why? Seriously, why?? Why did Kendrick go out to start the 8th sitting at 111 pitches? Yes, Kendrick said he wanted to stay in, but really who cares? 270 more words

Extra innings ... again ... lose ... again

Only the Marlins have played as many extra inning games as the Phillies. The difference is the Marlins are within striking distance of the final Wild Card spot and the Phillies are thinking about who to fire this offseason (Amaro please!). 186 more words