Ben Revere

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Ben Revere went from Phillies rising star to on the trading block

View image | gettyimages.com Ben Revere must wonder how much better does he have to be for the Phillies management  The Phillies seemed to like Ben Revere for most of last year. Revere has speed and got on base quite a bit last season for this team. He was in the Top 10 of batters in batting average for a […]

Can the Phillies rise out of the Asche?

Can the Phils get out of this year with some dignity at least? The Phillies go for a second win against the NL East leading Atlanta Braves tonight. Last night it was like a playoff game type of atmosphere. Another pitcher’s duel had Cliff Lee locked up with  Mike Minor in a battle of extra good pitching. Lee finished with […]

Revere not the center fielder that will take the Phillies to playoffs

You can’t help not liking Ben Revere, he’s a guy with a smile on his face when the chips are down. For the Phillies unfortunately, the chips are down. The team’s recent 5-game win streak now has turned into a 3-game losing streak. As good as this team looks for brief periods, the opposite is true just a couple games […]

Phils sink to new lows in Brewers series

The Phils have played like the Brewers sausage mascots in this series! The Phillies, who looked so good at times in the Boston Red Sox series, have made a complete turn in the opposite direction in the series at home with the Milwaukee Brewers. Time after time, the Phillies have been making mistakes from the pitching, to the offense, and […]

Revere sends Boston prays on glove last night, Victorino adds personal messages to tragedy

#Phillies OF @benrevere9 taped a special message to his glove tonight: twitter.com/MLB/status/323… — MLB (@MLB) April 16, 2013 Ben Revere had a special message to share on his baseball glove, and it came in the form of a taped handwritten message that simply said, “Pray For Boston”. Of course the Boston Marathon bombing has taken the country into a period […]

The Midnight Ride of “Ben” Revere

It’s a blockbuster trade, two solid pitchers to the Twins and we’re getting a center fielder after much perusal of the open market. Gone are the fan friendly Vance Worley, whom everyone seemed to have liked and respected, and a top prospect pitcher for the Phillies, Trevor May. The Phillies are getting in return that center fielder Ben Revere from […]