1. Philadelphia Phillies: Final Predictions for the Opening Day 25-Man Roster

    It's almost here. Normally, when you spend an entire winter waiting for something, you're a bit bummed to see it go, and although I'm sure some fans will lament the passing of yet ...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 7,975 reads 6 comments

  2. Philadelphia Phillies: 25 Most Embarrassing Teams in Franchise History

    Losing 10,000 games isn't easy. You may think it is, but it isn't. It takes a special kind of terrible to lose 10,000 games...

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  3. Fantasy Baseball 2012: Ranking All 25 Philadelphia Phillies on Fantasy Impact

    Pitchers are working on their location and getting a feel for their pitches. Hitters are working on their timing and repeating their swing...

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  4. 25 Bold Predictions for the Philadelphia Phillies Pitching Staff in 2012

    Not many teams are in a position to lose a pitcher of Roy Oswalt's caliber in the off-season and still stake a claim in the argument for baseball's best starting rotation, but the Philadelphia Phillies can...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 4,161 reads 9 comments

  5. 25 Scrappiest Philadelphia Phillies Players of All-Time

    What in the world is a "scrappy" player? Sort of sounds like a breakfast meat, though I assure you this slide show has absolutely nothing to do with scrapple. Then again, I suppose there is an analogy to be made here...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 4,069 reads 4 comments

  6. Philadelphia Phillies: All 25 Players' Odds of Being 2012 All-Stars

    People often say that the Philadelphia Phillies field a team of All-Stars. Of course, that is normally a backhanded statement about the state of the club's spending and payroll, ...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 3,180 reads 7 comments

  7. Philadelphia Phillies: The 25 Phillies Most Hated by Opposing Fans

    The funny thing about fans of the Philadelphia Phillies is that players that this city tends to embrace are often hated with a fiery passion by fans of other teams. Then again, that shouldn't come as much of a surprise...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 5,154 reads 1 comments

  8. 25 Biggest Villains in Philadelphia Phillies History

    There's an old song by famous musician Jim Croce called You Don't Mess Around With Jim where Croce warns listeners that there are certain things you just shouldn't do, with the lyrics, "You don't tug on Superman's cape...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 1,175 reads 11 comments

  9. Philadelphia Phillies: 25 Inaugural Inductees to a Phillies Hall of Fame

    The Philadelphia Phillies have their "Wall of Fame." You can take a walk down memory lane and revisit some of the greatest moments in franchise history...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 2,254 reads 6 comments

  10. Philadelphia Phillies: Predicting Stats for All 25 Players on Opening Day Roster

    It's that time of year again, folks. Spring Training is here, the Grapefruit League is underway, and meaningful baseball is right around the corner...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 3,629 reads 11 comments

  11. Philadelphia Phillies: 25 Biggest 'Mulligan' Moments in Franchise History

    If you had just one mulligan—just one opportunity to look back on your life, pick out a bad moment, and erase it from your life's "score"—what would you use it on? How ...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 3,245 reads 3 comments

  12. 25 Philadelphia Phillies We Wish We Could Still Watch Today

    It's not a bad time to be a Philadelphia Phillies fan. You've seen five straight National League East titles, three trips to the National League Championship Series, two trips to ...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 2,411 reads 4 comments

  13. Philadelphia Phillies: 25 Players to Fixate on During Phillies' Spring Training

    In Philadelphia, there's a certain buzz in the air, and it is definitely sports related. Could it be the fact that the surprising Philadelphia 76ers are one of the strongest teams in the NBA? No, that's not it...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 3,779 reads 13 comments

  14. Spring Training: Is Roy Oswalt Waiting on the Phillies to Trade Joe Blanton?

    There's been a running joke this season that involves Roy Oswalt being comfortable sitting on his tractor at home in Weir, Mississippi, laughing at a handful of teams who think they can buy him away from happiness, but that's not true...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 5,696 reads 3 comments

  15. Philadelphia Phillies: 25 Most Heartbreaking Losses in Franchise History

    "You can't win 'em all." Baseball fans don't need beaten cliches to face reality. During the course of a 162-game regular season, even the greatest of teams are going to get unlucky once in a while...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 2,598 reads 6 comments

  16. Philadelphia Phillies: 25 Storylines to Watch in Spring Training

    It's finally here. The smell of freshly cut grass. The warmth of sunshine on our faces. The sound of wooden baseball bats making contact with a baseball, like the sound of a metronome beating against either side of its container...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 2,759 reads 5 comments

  17. 25 Unheralded Stars from the 'Dark Days' of Philadelphia Phillies Baseball

    Life has been sweet for fans of the Philadelphia Phillies gifted with short-term memory. The club has reeled off five straight division titles, won a World Series and has grown to become one of the most dominant forces in the sport of baseball...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 2,709 reads 6 comments

  18. Philadelphia Phillies: 25 Players Who Most Embody the City of Philly

    When players come to play for the Philadelphia Phillies , they know that the fans expect a few things out of them...

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  19. Philadelphia Phillies: 20 Keys to Establishing a Long-Term Dynasty

    After five consecutive National League East division titles, three trips to the National League Championship Series, two National League pennants, and a World Series title, at the ...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 2,033 reads 5 comments

  20. Philadelphia Phillies: One Concern About Every Player on the Roster

    The Philadelphia Phillies are the type of team that, after the 2011 season, you can't be quite sure whether or not the glass is half full or half empty. On one hand, there is reason to be optimistic...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 3,712 reads 8 comments

  21. Philadelphia Phillies: 25 Most Controversial Player Moves of All Time

    Nine times out of ten, player transactions are a game of chicken. In a trade, you have two, professional, MLB organizations desperately trying to get the best of each other, because ...

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  22. 25 'Can't-Miss' Phillies Prospects Who Never Panned out

    Major League Baseball's amateur draft can be like a game of chess. Sometimes it's like playing against an amateur...

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  23. Philadelphia Phillies: Biggest Strength/Weakness of Every Roster Player

    Baseball is a funny game in the sense that players actually have an opportunity to be "perfect" on any given day. Just ask Philadelphia Phillies ace Roy Halladay about being perfect...

    Greg Pinto Written by Greg Pinto about over 2 years ago 4,251 reads 10 comments

  24. 25 Incredible Philadelphia Phillies You've Probably Never Heard Of

    The history of the Philadelphia Phillies is kind of like that gigantic history textbook that your teachers forced you to lug around in grade school...

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  25. Philadelphia Phillies: 25 Greatest Postseason Moments in Franchise History

    To state the obvious, getting to the postseason is not easy. Some fans believe that fate plays a hand in the outcome of the regular season, while others will boldly proclaim that ...

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