1. Philadelphia Phillies Fans Give Hunter Pence a Brotherly Love Welcome

    They say you only get one chance to make a first impression. Luckily for Hunter Pence , that's all he needed. The 181st consecutive sellout crowd at Philadelphia's Citizens Bank Park Saturday night couldn't get enough of their new right fielder...

    Susan Cohen-Dickler Written by Susan Cohen-Dickler about almost 3 years ago 1,526 reads 3 comments

  2. Philadelphia Phillies Get Hunter Pence: 5 Reasons Pence Is the Final Piece

    Philadelphia Phillies GM Ruben Amaro, Jr. and former Phillies GM and current Houston Astros GM Ed Wade have been making beautiful music together at the trade deadline for several years now—well, beautiful for the Phillies anyway...

    Susan Cohen-Dickler Written by Susan Cohen-Dickler about almost 3 years ago 1,943 reads 0 comments

  3. Philadelphia Phillies Lose to the San Francisco Giants: Deja Vu All over Again

    OK, so the Phillies lost last night. It’s just one game, right? One series in July. No big deal. Well, not so fast. It’s not just that they lost...

    Susan Cohen-Dickler Written by Susan Cohen-Dickler about almost 3 years ago 795 reads 2 comments

  4. Philadelphia Phillies: 5 Reasons They Should Forget Beltran, Go for Hunter Pence

    The Philadelphia Phillies are no strangers to making big deals at the trade deadline. In fact, in each of the last three seasons they have made key acquisitions at the deadline that helped them win the NL East and make a playoff run...

    Susan Cohen-Dickler Written by Susan Cohen-Dickler about almost 3 years ago 644 reads 0 comments

  5. Philadelphia Phillies: The 7 Smartest Players in Phillies History

    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...

    Susan Cohen-Dickler Written by Susan Cohen-Dickler about almost 3 years ago 2,364 reads 6 comments

  6. Philadelphia Phillies: No Pain, No Gain

    Wednesday was the kind of Phillies game I like. High scoring, low stress. Pretty much right from the start you knew that this one would go in the win column for the fightin' Phils...

    Susan Cohen-Dickler Written by Susan Cohen-Dickler about almost 3 years ago 457 reads 0 comments

  7. Philadelphia Phillies: Ranking Their 10 Greatest Players Never to Win a Title

    Winning a World Series title. To be the best in the world at what you do. Ask any athlete about their ultimate goal and they all say the same thing: to win a championship...

    Susan Cohen-Dickler Written by Susan Cohen-Dickler about almost 3 years ago 2,592 reads 4 comments

  8. Philadelphia Phillies: 'Doc' Halladay Gets Sick (of the Heat)

    Forget the score, forget the loss, you can even forget that the Atlanta Braves won last night, shaving the Phillies lead to a slim 2.5 games...

    Susan Cohen-Dickler Written by Susan Cohen-Dickler about almost 3 years ago 454 reads 3 comments

  9. Philadelphia Phillies: 3 Ridiculous Statements After First Game Back

    And what a game it was! Though it was only one game, and it was only against the New York Mets , a team that has already decided that they are sellers in this pre-trade deadline ...

    Susan Cohen-Dickler Written by Susan Cohen-Dickler about almost 3 years ago 390 reads 0 comments

  10. Philadelphia Phillies: 10 Players Phillies Fans Hate the Most

    They are the players we love to hate. The players that because of something they did, or more likely did not do, are given a very special welcome whenever they return to Philadelphia...

    Susan Cohen-Dickler Written by Susan Cohen-Dickler about 3 years ago 996 reads 6 comments

  11. Philadelphia Phillies: The 7 Most Shocking Moments in Team History

    There are some moments in sports that are so unexpected, so shocking that we can all remember exactly where we were when we heard the news. The Philadelphia Phillies ' signing of pitcher Cliff Lee this past off-season was certainly one of them...

    Susan Cohen-Dickler Written by Susan Cohen-Dickler about 3 years ago 18,826 reads 9 comments

  12. Roy Oswalt: Could the Phillies Win the World Series If Hurler Never Recovers?

    Can the Philadelphia Phillies still win it all even without recently injured pitcher Roy Oswalt ? Certainly, they still can win. There's half a season to go and in baseball, anything can happen...

    Susan Cohen-Dickler Written by Susan Cohen-Dickler about 3 years ago 441 reads 0 comments

  13. Philadelphia Phillies vs Boston Red Sox: Phils Take Game 1 Behind Cliff Lee

    It was the most anticipated series of this baseball season, a matchup billed as a World Series preview, with the best hitting team in baseball squaring off against the best starting rotation...

    Susan Cohen-Dickler Written by Susan Cohen-Dickler about 3 years ago 221 reads 2 comments

  14. Philadelphia Phillies' Roy Halladay: The "Doc" Gets It Done by the Numbers

    When the Phillies bullpen is depleted by injury and over use, who you gonna call? When the Phillies offense is having more trouble scoring than LeBron James, who you gonna call? ...

    Susan Cohen-Dickler Written by Susan Cohen-Dickler about 3 years ago 489 reads 2 comments

  15. Philadelphia Phillies: Why This Fan Has Seen Enough of Interleague Baseball

    I've had it with interleague play in baseball. Unless it's the Boston Red Sox or the New York Yankees, do fans really care about seeing these American League teams? I mean, is it ...

    Susan Cohen-Dickler Written by Susan Cohen-Dickler about 3 years ago 570 reads 19 comments

  16. Roy Oswalt: Has He Thrown His Last Pitch for the Philadelphia Phillies?

    This is not the season Roy Oswalt was hoping for. The Phillies all-star pitcher has had his struggles both on and off the field. On the field he has been plagued by back pain and ineffectiveness...

    Susan Cohen-Dickler Written by Susan Cohen-Dickler about 3 years ago 1,192 reads 2 comments

  17. Phillies Eighth Inning Against the Cardinals One to Remember

    The Philadelphia Phillies beat the St. Louis Cardinals 10-2 last night. Although Roy Halladay still could not notch his tenth win, that was not the real story...

    Susan Cohen-Dickler Written by Susan Cohen-Dickler about 3 years ago 288 reads 3 comments

  18. Why Philadelphia Phillies Must Re-Sign Jimmy Rollins

    The Philadelphia Phillies without Jimmy Rollins at his familiar shortstop position would be like a car without a spark plug, like Batman without Robin, like peanut butter without jelly...

    Susan Cohen-Dickler Written by Susan Cohen-Dickler about 3 years ago 1,518 reads 15 comments

  19. Philadelphia Phillies: Baseball, Hot Dogs, Apple Pie and the Schmitter?

    I'm a bit of a purist when it comes to my baseball food. I'm a hot dog and light beer kind of girl. For me, adventurous is going for the chicken tenders and fries. But that's all about to change...

    Susan Cohen-Dickler Written by Susan Cohen-Dickler about 3 years ago 1,092 reads 3 comments

  20. Philadelphia Phillies' vs Florida Marlins: Phils Win "All in the Numbers"

    Who was that team last night? It reminded me of a team that used to play here. You remember them — Ryan Howard , Chase Utley , Jimmy Rollins . Oh yeah, that is this team...

    Susan Cohen-Dickler Written by Susan Cohen-Dickler about 3 years ago 247 reads 4 comments

  21. Philadelphia Phillies Are First to 40 Wins

    After winning three of four from the Cubs over the weekend, the Phillies became the first team in baseball to reach 40 wins. With a record of 40-26, they are 14 games over ...

    Susan Cohen-Dickler Written by Susan Cohen-Dickler about 3 years ago 452 reads 5 comments