1. Philadelphia Phillies: Top Prospects by Position

    After many years of substandard production, the Phillies farm system has served the team very well during the past decade...

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  2. Philadelphia Phillies: Citizens Bank Park's Top 5 Moments of the Last 5 Years

    With the Philadelphia Phillies having now clinched a historic fifth consecutive National League East title it is an appropriate time to put that in perspective...

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  3. Philadelphia Phillies: Pennant Fever Stretches Down to the Farm

    Since 2007, the Philadelphia Phillies have been one of the elite organizations in baseball. They have a laundry list of team and personal accomplishments in the span that goes unmatched by any other franchise in baseball...

    J S Written by J S about 3 years ago 693 reads 0 comments

  4. Philadelphia Phillies: A Milestone Night for Ryan Madson

    As Ryan Madson slammed the door shut on the Florida Marlins Friday night, the Philadelphia sports world was abuzz with a new landmark reached by the Phillies : a franchise high of 42 games over ...

    J S Written by J S about 3 years ago 453 reads 0 comments

  5. Philadelphia Phillies: Top Outfielders Selected in the 2011 MLB Draft

    This is the third and final article covering the Phillies 2011 draft. Previously, the infield and pitching selections have been recapped. Now it is time to cover the outfield...

    J S Written by J S about 3 years ago 2,385 reads 2 comments

  6. Philadelphia Phillies Add to Pitching Stable in 2011 MLB Draft

    In just two short years the Philadelphia Phillies went from being a team known for their intimidating offense, to a team defined by their historic starting rotation...

    J S Written by J S about 3 years ago 1,277 reads 9 comments

  7. Are the Philadelphia Phillies Really the Yankees of the National League?

    Just a few years ago, comparing the Philadelphia Phillies to the New York Yankees would have been unfathomable to most fans...

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  8. Philadelphia Phillies Bolster Infield Prospects in 2011 MLB Draft

    For many years, the Philadelphia Phillies have employed the same tactic when it comes to the MLB draft. That tactic is to draft "slot" players early and target the best athlete available regardless of position...

    J S Written by J S about 3 years ago 1,041 reads 2 comments

  9. Philadelphia Phillies: Putting Domonic Brown's Rookie Season into Perspective

    Opinions in Philadelphia on Domonic Brown seem to be mixed at the moment. There are those who see him as a bust, as a top prospect unable to live up to the billing and think he should be dealt while his value is still high...

    J S Written by J S about 3 years ago 823 reads 7 comments

  10. Has the Philadelphia Phillies' Chase Utley Regained His All-Star Form?

    There have been few years where Phillies fans were as excited for Spring Training as they were for it this year. The Phils had just recently come out of nowhere to give their fans an early Christmas present in the form of Cliff Lee...

    J S Written by J S about 3 years ago 418 reads 4 comments

  11. Philadelphia Phillies Unlikely to Make Any Waiver Wire Deals

    When the 4 PM deadline passed on July 31st, fans of the Philadelphia Phillies were still busy rejoicing in their acquisition of All-Star right fielder Hunter Pence...

    J S Written by J S about 3 years ago 724 reads 6 comments

  12. Philadelphia Phillies: Roy Oswalt to Return Soon, Who Will Go?

    Good news out of Lehigh Valley. Roy Oswalt feels good and is ready to return to Philadelphia for the final stretch of the season...

    J S Written by J S about 3 years ago 841 reads 2 comments

  13. Philadelphia Phillies: Exactly How Good Is Vance Worley?

    When the Philadelphia Phillies opened a three-game set against the San Francisco Giants in Citizens Bank Park last week, they sent rookie extraordinaire Vance Worley to the mound in an attempt to take down the reigning champions...

    J S Written by J S about 3 years ago 2,731 reads 2 comments

  14. MLB Trade Rumors: Are the Phillies Really Willing to Deal Domonic Brown?

    Domonic Brown for Hunter Pence? Make it happen. The Philadelphia Phillies need to win now. After coming within an arm's length of a championship but falling short two years ago ...

    J S Written by J S about 3 years ago 378 reads 6 comments

  15. MLB Trade Rumors: Philadelphia Phillies in Serious Talks for Melky Cabrera

    For the last few months, the narrative in Philadelphia has been that the Phillies need to pick up a right-handed bat, specifically one that plays corner outfield. Yet never has the name Melky Cabrera been mentioned...

    J S Written by J S about 3 years ago 3,688 reads 26 comments

  16. MLB Trades: Explaining the Carlos Beltran Trade Market

    Jon Heyman, one of Sports Illustrated 's leading baseball writers, recently wrote a column claiming the Phillies , Red Sox , Braves , and Giants (among others) are the most likely to acquire Carlos Beltran from the Mets ...

    J S Written by J S about 3 years ago 490 reads 12 comments

  17. Philadelphia Phillies Trade Rumors: Michael Cuddyer

    As baseball continues to hurl itself headlong into the feeding frenzy that is the July 31st trade deadline, rumors continue to pop up faster than anyone knows what to do with them...

    J S Written by J S about 3 years ago 431 reads 0 comments

  18. Philadelphia Phillies: The Curious Case of Joe Savery

    The Philadelphia Phillies have just promoted Joe Savery to Lehigh Valley for the second time in his career. Ordinarily, people do not applaud a former first-round pick for making it to Triple-A...

    J S Written by J S about 3 years ago 1,441 reads 2 comments

  19. Philadelphia Phillies: Why They Could Get Even Better in the Second Half

    Going into the final weekend of the first half of the season, the Phils hold the best record in baseball and a four game division lead...

    J S Written by J S about 3 years ago 1,185 reads 5 comments

  20. Philadelphia Phillies: 5 Moves They Should Make Soon

    The Philadelphia Phillies rolled into the official halfway point of the season with a major league leading 51-30 record. They hold a 4.5 game lead in the division and lead all of a baseball with a 2...

    J S Written by J S about 3 years ago 2,763 reads 19 comments

  21. Philadelphia Phillies: Ranking Their 5 Worst Trade-Deadline Deals Since 2000

    As we enter into the month of July, baseball's trade rumor mill kicks into overdrive. By this point in the season, many teams have distinguished themselves as either buyers or sellers...

    J S Written by J S about 3 years ago 4,710 reads 32 comments

  22. Philadelphia Phillies Trade Speculation: Cost-Effective Roy Oswalt Replacements

    What has long been speculated was confirmed last night in St. Louis : Roy Oswalt had been playing injured...

    J S Written by J S about 3 years ago 836 reads 3 comments

  23. Philadelphia Phillies: Which Prospect Can Be the Next Michael Stutes?

    Entering the spring training, the Phillies bullpen looked to be mostly in place. Brad Lidge was expected to close with Ryan Madson and Jose Contreras as his top set up men. Kyle Kendrick would fill the long man role while J...

    J S Written by J S about 3 years ago 71 reads 3 comments

  24. Ryan Howard: Same as He Ever Was or Is the Philadelphia Phillie in Decline?

    Is Ryan Howard in decline? A lot of people would suggest that he is not the player that he once was. In some ways I'll agree with that. He definitely is not performing to the level he did in 2006—his MVP year—and likely never will...

    J S Written by J S about 3 years ago 476 reads 19 comments