Monthly Archives: August 2017

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The Phillies and the Hoskins phenomena

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’6_4376eeToFpD-T4gcKuPw’,sig:’KaXN0fBsBHC0881Va-3giPl8BGwvvfkEgXH2sjYotLU=’,w:’594px’,h:’396px’,items:’839486592′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); The fans have been through one of the worst seasons ever so far in Phillies history this season. We’re reminded on a daily basis that this current team and last year has been an utter flop. The fans didn’t retreat into a dark dusty cave though as Phillies fans may have many […]

They are home – What is Phillies upper management planning for this Phillies team

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’RnHF5Pt3Qbp8-ukN2sGNHA’,sig:’OWHuLqZiDDlAxe2NbM6g0s9HR4pnpb1FtqZATqgAqoE=’,w:’594px’,h:’397px’,items:’478990232′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); From what we’ve heard about Matt Klentak, and his connection to the Los Angeles Angels, as an assistant GM, a lot of people were really excited about what he may bring to the future of this Phillies team. Interestingly, he was passed up upon as GM of the Angels when he had […]

Phillies now with Hoskins as the experiments continue for Phils

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’ls5N7CsYS-h9Jk0S_LXIOA’,sig:’gBs59P2NzzDs8XXoRTJq3kEAYeWca8TDBtYNZrRF1T0=’,w:’594px’,h:’417px’,items:’694542838,522087622′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); Is Klentak suitable as a GM in the MLB? All a lot of long time Phillies fans have been talking about this season is bringing up some of the players in the minor leagues that have been doing quite well for the AAA affiliate, the Lehigh Valley IronPigs. Usually, the Phillies will […]

Phils can’t solve Mets – on what would have been Pete Rose Bobblehead night

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’-SWrQ3SBQpFepCCVaFXs1w’,sig:’XgRl4vJ-dWzEPlDgb6VPcmccrrLy21EBEHEMIhvlT2M=’,w:’594px’,h:’405px’,items:’829624026′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); Darren Daulton’s jersey hangs in the Phillies locker room There should have been a promotion handed out last night. It’s something a lot of Phillies fans were waiting for all season. It was supposed to be Pete Rose bobblehead night at Citizens Bank Park but ‘do to recent events’ this plan was […]

Daulton’s death adds to Phillies list, but still no connection

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’rAX1D22yTNNAOq6CyuY59Q’,sig:’7_XuZrIEWO2PjH4usnU3sb9MGChRYlUDFkpJ9qq2Yjg=’,w:’594px’,h:’441px’,items:’531647760′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); The death of Darren Daulton the other day from brain cancer was a very tough event on longtime Phillies fans. Dutch was a very popular player among his peers and the fans really loved him too. His death is the 4th player that has been from the same aggressive brain cancer, Gliboblastoma, […]

Phillies Talk Podcast live: Pete Rose talk live with Baseball sportscaster/ Attorney Ed Kasputis from Ohio

Tune in on Friday at 5:30 PM for a live special edition of the Phillies Talk Podcast, the longest running independent podcast show on the Philadelphia Phillies. On this edition, I am talking with longtime sports commentator and Ohio attorney, Ed Kasputis from BaseballPHD.net on the latest Pete Rose story/ scandal that the Phillies organization and Rose himself thought it […]

Phillies: Pete Rose, shrouded in yet another controversy must stay off ‘The Wall’ for now

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’HhgykzFFQOVZFqJ2RzdzvA’,sig:’4uyKqJnDFpOzb18VtbPNxeYI-V86v-zI8wSgiQ4C9Hg=’,w:’594px’,h:’396px’,items:’697489686′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); Pete Rose shown here with his wife in Cincinnati still has plenty of support, he’ll be vindicated is what a lot of long time fans believe, but he isn’t the one on trial even Well, talk about a storm that brewed up and blew across the country in record time, fanning flames […]