1. Projecting Philadelphia Phillies' 2014 Batting Order

    While the 2013-14 MLB offseason continues to trudge along, the Philadelphia Phillies seem to stand pat and watch as most of the major names on the free-agent market latch onto other teams...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 7 months ago 5,410 reads 81 comments

  2. 5 Available Players Still Within Reach of the Philadelphia Phillies

    Even though baseball's 2013 winter meetings may be nearing their conclusion, there's still time for both players and teams to strike deals with one another...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 7 months ago 3,263 reads 10 comments

  3. Philadelphia Phillies: Would Cliff Lee-Matt Kemp Trade Make Sense?

    Now that baseball is in the thick of the winter meetings, rumors and potential signings and trades will be heard out the wazoo...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 7 months ago 3,813 reads 30 comments

  4. Weaknesses and Quick Trade Fixes for Philadelphia Phillies

    While most of Major League Baseball's free agent activity generally doesn't occur until after Thanksgiving or even until the winter meetings, which start on December 9, the Philadelphia ...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 8 months ago 15,825 reads 73 comments

  5. Philadelphia Phillies Rumors: Pros and Cons of Top Offseason Targets

    Earlier this week, the Philadelphia Phillies jump-started both their offseason and that of the entire major leagues, striking first to sign outfielder and former Phillie Marlon Byrd to a two-year, $16 million contract...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 8 months ago 7,085 reads 39 comments

  6. 5 Dream Free-Agent Pickups for Philadelphia Phillies

    The Philadelphia Phillies are headed for a critical offseason. With holes in the bullpen, rotation, at right field and at catcher, the Phillies will have some work to do this offseason if they plan on fielding a contender in 2014...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 8 months ago 10,977 reads 54 comments

  7. 5 Realistic Moves Philadelphia Phillies Should Consider

    The offseason ahead will potentially be one of immense surprise for the Philadelphia Phillies, for a few reasons...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 9 months ago 7,258 reads 49 comments

  8. 5 Relievers Philadelphia Phillies Should Pursue This Winter

    Man, does the Philadelphia Phillies bullpen need help. Over the last two seasons, the Phillies have seen their once-stellar relief corps turn into a nightmare of a situation...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 9 months ago 8,933 reads 15 comments

  9. Predicting Philadelphia Phillies' Starting Lineup Next Season

    For still-new manager Ryne Sandberg and the rest of the Philadelphia Phillies , 2014 will bring some changes but also many struggles...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 9 months ago 11,827 reads 78 comments

  10. Philadelphia Phillies: Has Ruben Amaro Jr. Traded Away Too Much Pitching Depth?

    "You can never have too much pitching." Let's take a trip down memory lane, shall we? The aforementioned old adage is well-known to be a favorite of Philadelphia Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 10 months ago 5,142 reads 26 comments

  11. 5 Players Philadelphia Phillies Can Sign If They Let Roy Halladay Walk

    For the Philadelphia Phillies , a tough decision awaits on the fate of former ace Roy Halladay. As most Phillies and baseball fans know, Halladay was the best pitcher in the National ...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 10 months ago 14,139 reads 39 comments

  12. Philadelphia Phillies: Grading Ruben Amaro Jr.'s Performance in 2013

    With the Philadelphia Phillies ' 2013 season mercifully winding down, different questions and conversations aside from the performances of players start to arise—most concerning the offseason ahead...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 10 months ago 3,379 reads 31 comments

  13. 6 Early Predictions for Philadelphia Phillies' 2013 Offseason

    The 2013 season has been a lost cause for the Philadelphia Phillies . Sitting at 68-78, the team is out of division title contention and is just six losses away from elimination from a potential wild card...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 10 months ago 9,367 reads 160 comments

  14. Philadelphia Phillies Players Who Must Be Let Go This Offseason

    Following every major league season, each team has a select number of players either eligible for arbitration or free agency. For the Philadelphia Phillies , this is no exception...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 10 months ago 11,252 reads 79 comments

  15. Philadelphia Phillies Should Remain Cautious Despite Roy Halladay's Solid Return

    Following an 18-inning contest that ran seven hours and six minutes and saw the Philadelphia Phillies and Arizona Diamondbacks use a combined 20 pitchers, both teams were short on sleep and pitching depth heading into Sunday's series finale...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 11 months ago 2,828 reads 7 comments

  16. Philadelphia Phillies: Pettibone Shutdown Means Gonzalez Must Be Signed

    Man, the list of injuries for the Philadelphia Phillies pitching staff just keeps on growing. Setup man Mike Adams and Michael Stutes have both seen extensive time on the disabled ...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 11 months ago 5,819 reads 26 comments

  17. Philadelphia Phillies: Is Ryne Sandberg the Reason for Recent Offensive Surge?

    It's been a week or so now since longtime Philadelphia Phillies manager Charlie Manuel was fired and interim manager Ryne Sandberg took over the reins. In that time, the Phillies have played seven games, winning four of them...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 11 months ago 3,420 reads 5 comments

  18. 5 Prospects Philadelphia Phillies Will Promote in September

    To say the least, it's been a rough season for the Philadelphia Phillies . They sit at 56-70, 14 games under the .500 mark. Last Friday, their longtime and all-time winningest manager, Charlie Manuel, was controversially fired...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 11 months ago 7,741 reads 28 comments

  19. Charlie Manuel's 4 Most Boneheaded Moves of the 2013 Season

    Since his tenure as Philadelphia Phillies manager commenced in 2005, Charlie Manuel has seen his share of ups and downs...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 11 months ago 1,944 reads 14 comments

  20. Philadelphia Phillies: Grades for Every Player in July

    This July has been one of the strangest months in recent history for the Philadelphia Phillies . It's involved one of the team's best stretches all season—and also its worst...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 12 months ago 2,166 reads 6 comments

  21. 10 Realistic Trades Philadelphia Phillies Could Make at 2013 MLB Trade Deadline

    It's that time of year again, folks. With the Philadelphia Phillies mired in a five-game losing streak and sitting at 49-53, all previous indications that the team would be buyers ...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 12 months ago 8,950 reads 102 comments

  22. MLB Trade Rumors: How Does Matt Garza Trade Impact Cliff Lee?

    A trade involving one of the biggest targets on the 2013 trade market has come to pass. According to a multitude of reporters , Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Matt Garza has been ...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 12 months ago 2,124 reads 0 comments

  23. The One Trade Deadline Deal Philadelphia Phillies Have to Make

    With just over a week to go before MLB 's July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, teams that haven't already determined their stance for the coming week—either as a buyer or seller—are beginning to do just that...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 12 months ago 5,401 reads 35 comments

  24. Philadelphia Phillies' Untouchable List at the 2013 MLB Trade Deadline

    While the baseball world is still in the midst of the All-Star break, the conclusion of the festivities means one thing: It's the peak of trading season...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 12 months ago 11,551 reads 24 comments

  25. Scouting Reports for Philadelphia Phillies Prospects in the 2013 Futures Game

    With the All-Star break soon to begin and the Home Run Derby set for July 15, the official halfway mark of the 2013 MLB season is upon us...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 1 year ago 3,505 reads 4 comments