In With the New, Out With the Old

The common phrase in with the new out with the old has been used in almost any sense. The Phillies have been holding onto the old for a long time. Mainly due to them not having any new.                But with young talent in the form of Maikel Franco, older members of the Phillies like…

Fall From Grace

In 2004 the world took its first looks at Ryan Howard. A man who was showered in cheers now hides from an onslaught of boos. In 13 years Howard has become not only the most beloved athlete in Philly, but also the most hated athlete in Philly.                At the end of the current season…

Mackanin’s Mission

Unlike most managers this offseason, Pete Mackanin wasn’t given a team to work with when the Phillies opted to sign the then interim manager. More like an island of misfit toys instead. With an aging core in the form of Ryan Howard and Carlos Ruiz, no reliable pitchers in the bullpen, an absent closer role…

Baby Bradford

               On 20th April 2016 the Eagles agreed to a mega deal with the Cleveland Browns to move up from the 8th pick to the 2nd overall pick of the 2016 NFL Draft. A move that will guarantee the birds landing a franchise quarterback in the form of Jared Goff or Carson Wentz. But the…