Major League Baseball is filled with players who can throw and players who can hit. There are guys who have a quick bat or a good curve. But the very best players in the game rely on more than just their physical skills when they’re on the field.
These are the players that are always thinking whether on base, behind the plate or in the dugout. They are always one step ahead of the opposition and that step could be the difference between a win or a loss for their team.
These are players who can think the game as well as they can play it. So get out your notebooks for the 7 Smartest Players in Philadelphia Phillies history.