1. Predicting the Philadelphia Phillies' Opening Day 25-Man Roster for 2013

    The Philadelphia Phillies are having the kind of season that already has fans looking forward to next year...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 9,771 reads 30 comments

  2. Odds of All 25 Philadelphia Phillies Mailing It In for the Season's Final Month

    Fans like to think that professional athletes never even think about "mailing it in" early, but the reality is that it happens all the time. Sometimes we forget that professional athletes are human at their core...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 2,790 reads 8 comments

  3. August Report Cards for All 25 Philadelphia Phillies Players

    Is that a faint glimmer of hope on the horizon? The Philadelphia Phillies rolled into the month of August surrounded by fans already focus on the 2013 season, but in a lot of ways, the Phillies themselves were already gearing up for next year...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 2,902 reads 5 comments

  4. 25 Most Intimidating Strikeout Pitchers in Philadelphia Phillies History

    We can debate the things that make a pitcher great until we're all blue in the face, but one fact that cannot be denied is that pitchers capable of striking out hitters in bunches are off to a good start on the road to greatness...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 352 reads 0 comments

  5. Philadelphia Phillies: Picking an Intro Song for All 25 Players

    HUMOR. Want to talk about one of the most underrated facets of Major League Baseball? How about the guilty pleasure of fans, players and ballpark employees everywhere? Introduction music...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 3,078 reads 6 comments

  6. B/R Interview: Mitch Williams Talks Little League, Phillies' Future, and More

    As a former closer for the Philadelphia Phillies , Mitch Williams knows a thing or two about facing adversity. You could take that statement a step further by saying that the former Phillies' closer knows a thing or two about being underrated as well...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 2,033 reads 1 comments

  7. All 25 Philadelphia Phillies' Biggest Regret of 2012

    The Philadelphia Phillies ' list of regrets for the 2012 season runs a mile long and narrowing it down to just one for each player was no simple task. That's pretty much the regular season in a nut shell for this Phillies team...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 5,841 reads 10 comments

  8. Philadelphia Phillies: 25 Best Home-Run Bashers in Franchise History

    Chicks dig the long ball. So do managers, offenses, and front offices. Let's face it. The only people that don't dig the long ball are probably the opposing pitchers. Who in their right mind can't get behind a home run? There's just something about it..

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 2,575 reads 13 comments

  9. Ranking the Penny-for-Penny Value of All Philadelphia Phillies Players

    In a season where the Philadelphia Phillies can lay claim to the highest payroll in the National League and finish near the bottom of the National League East, you better believe that fans are going to start asking questions...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 4,207 reads 15 comments

  10. 25 Least Exhilarating Summers in Philadelphia Phillies History

    At this point in the season last year, heading down to Citizens Bank Park to check out the Philadelphia Phillies was at the top of the list for fans' summer plans. Now, they'd rather take a nap...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 1,128 reads 12 comments

  11. 25 Offseason Moves the Philadelphia Phillies Could Make to Reclaim NL Throne

    The Philadelphia Phillies ' season could be compared to a dinghy moving through a field of ice in the water. When you're forced to hop into a small boat and navigate through a field of ice, you know you're already facing big problems...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 4,161 reads 42 comments

  12. Odds for Each of Phillies' Top 25 Prospects Being Called Up on September 1

    The Philadelphia Phillies didn't want to be in a position to evaluate talent for the future in the month of September because it would mean that they were on the outside looking in at the postseason race...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 303 reads 26 comments

  13. Phillies Continued Use of Kyle Kendrick over Tyler Cloyd in Rotation Is Baffling

    It wasn't a question they wanted to be asking themselves early in the month of August. The Philadelphia Phillies were supposed to contend for a World Series this season...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 2,492 reads 16 comments

  14. The Philadelphia Phillies' All-Speedster Team

    Speed thrills. Sure, it's usually the massive home run hitters or elite starting pitchers that make the most money, but I think that most baseball fans would agree that the speedsters are the most exciting...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 1,815 reads 0 comments

  15. Ruben Amaro's 25 Biggest Fails as GM of the Philadelphia Phillies

    The Philadelphia Phillies are having the kind of season that puts the word "failure" in perspective. To be out of the postseason race in the month of August after having the expectations ...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 4,857 reads 30 comments

  16. One Year-End Goal for All 25 Philadelphia Phillies Players

    The Philadelphia Phillies are having quite the memorable season, but for all of the wrong reasons. Coming into the 2012 campaign, you would find few so-called "experts" with the ...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 1,727 reads 17 comments

  17. Re-Ranking Philadelphia Phillies' Top 25 Prospects Post-Trade Deadline

    We knew that the Philadelphia Phillies weren't going to be quiet heading into the July 31 trade deadline...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 196 reads 42 comments

  18. July Grades for All 25 Philadelphia Phillies' Players

    Any month that ends in a wholesale free-for-all for a team that had World Series aspirations before the season started probably wasn't a good one. It definitely wasn't a good month for the Philadelphia Phillies ...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 1,198 reads 0 comments

  19. Odds of All 25 Philadelphia Phillies Being Traded at the Deadline

    For a long time, the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline was the most exciting time of the year for fans of the Philadelphia Phillies . It was about making moves to get better for the future after accumulating an upwards of 10,000 losses...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 4,983 reads 8 comments

  20. MLB Trade Deadline: Grading Each of Phillies' Last 25 Big Deadline Deals

    The game of baseball can be a lot like a game of Russian Roulette at times. More often than not, teams find themselves in unfavorable positions, especially at the trade deadline. General managers are forced into facing difficult decisions...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 1,410 reads 5 comments

  21. Handicapping All 25 Philadelphia Phillies Odds of Being on the Roster in 2013

    There are more than a few words in the English dictionary that don't appeal to fans of the Philadelphia Phillies , but if you had to pick a single word that was venomous to the ears, how about turnover...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 2,180 reads 2 comments

  22. 25 Players the Philadelphia Phillies Wish They Never Traded

    They say hindsight is 20/20. More often than not, that's more fact than cliche when it comes to the sport of baseball. Transactions, especially trades, are a gamble...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 11,625 reads 22 comments

  23. 25 Reasons the Phillies Should Not Blow Up Their Core at Trade Deadline

    The 2012 season has kind of been like a game of poker for the Philadelphia Phillies . With the July 31 trade deadline just around the corner, they're sitting at the table already knowing that the other players (the contending teams) hold better hands...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 3,375 reads 11 comments

  24. MLB Trade Rumors: 25 Prospects the Phillies Could Consider Dealing

    There is a chance that the Philadelphia Phillies will be buyers at the July 31 trade deadline, but it is a shadow of a chance—and that may be a little optimistic...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 4,189 reads 9 comments

  25. MLB Trade Rumors: Grading All 25 Phillies' Current Trade Value

    There's something different about Major League Baseball's trade deadline this season. Maybe it's the eerie silence on the transaction front less than two weeks from the July 31, non-waiver trade deadline...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 4,313 reads 9 comments