The National Pastime is just getting underway and the Phillies are looking to compete for a playoff spot. They have spent over $200 million in the offseason and have a lot of hope placed in their youth. However, longtime Baseball Executive Pat Gillick seems to think we are ahead of ourselves and 2019 will be the year. Are you siding with Pat? Could 2019 be … Continue reading Will the Phillies Have to Wait for 2019 to Compete?
It wasn’t that long ago when the Philadelphia Phillies were considered the upper echelon of the National League East and, for that matter, all of baseball. They were the team with the unstoppable core of young players looking to win multiple championships. In 2008, they did just that, being crowned ” the world champions of baseball, ” ever so eloquently by the late, great, Harry … Continue reading Taking a Back Seat?