Manuel fired as manager but Amaro keeps his job

During the Aug. 17 Philadelphia Phillies game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, there were chants being yelled throughout Citizens Bank Park. “Fire Ruben! Fire Ruben! Fire Ruben!” The fans were showing their support for recently fired Phillies manager Charlie Manuel and their strong disapproval of the job being done by… Continued

What’s going on with the Phillies bullpen?

Five years can be longer than you think, and the Philadelphia Phillies had this brought to their attention last week. The organization welcomed back Brad Lidge, the delivery man of the final out that clinched the franchise’s most recent World Series in 2008, as he signed a one-day contract Aug.… Continued

Manuel might be on his way out

The Philadelphia Phillies are about to enter the most uncertain stretch of the season in their most uncertain season since 2000. Unable to play .500 or better baseball consistently, the Phillies will have a few major decisions to make as they approach the trade deadline. Four of their starting eight… Continued

Phillies are uncertain as they report to Clearwater

Pitchers and catchers reported to spring training Feb. 13. This marked the unofficial kickoff of the 2013 baseball season. Over the years entering every season, fans of the Phillies have had an endless supply of optimism heading into Opening Day. However, this marks the first spring training in several years… Continued

Freshman chosen for Phillies honor

The Philadelphia Phillies hit it out of the park when they selected freshman sport management major Madeline Scepansky Jan. 15 as one of the 17 Phillies Ballgirls for the 2013 season. The ballgirls, all from universities in the greater Philadelphia area, went through an intense tryout process lasting months. Including… Continued