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A Retrospective: The Roy Halladay Trade

Original posting date: April 7th, 2013

The mantra of all General Managers is that of all investors–buy low, sell high. In the world of sports, you hopefully draft a player, develop and coddle him until he becomes a star, get his best years out of him and then, depending on circumstances, trade him for a substantial return. 1,754 more words


The Rotation - The Four Aces of the 2011 Phillies Staff


  Title: “The Rotation

  Theme: 2011 Phillies Season behind their 4 Aces

  Author: Jim Salisbury & Todd Zolecki

  Copyright: 2012

The Hype! The Anticipation! The Dreams! 478 more words


Get to Know a Division Rival: Philadelphia Phillies

Philadelphia Phillies
2013 Record:  73-89 (Pythagorean 66-96)
2013 Runs Scored: 610
2013 Runs Allowed: 749

2014 Additions: Marlon Byrd, Brad Lincoln… 939 more words


1) Retirement or Return?
Roy Halladay can’t stay away.  Though he retired last season, he returned to Clearwater with the Phillies for Spring Training- kind of.  220 more words


Are Perfect Games Actually Perfect?

For those of you who actually care about sports other than football, this article is for you. As a devout baseball fan, I was fairly stunned to hear that pitcher Dallas Braden (known for throwing the 19th perfect game in MLB history) was forced to retire at the young age of 30. 433 more words

A Blue Jays' legend hangs 'em up

I have been waiting for this day to happen for a long time, but when I heard the news it was still a shock to me. 242 more words