Understanding MLB’s New CBA

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Embed from Getty Images   Major League Baseball and their players agreed to a new CBA last night that will…

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Phillies Minor League Wind Down: Lehigh Valley IronPigs

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Top outfielding prospect Nick Williams, acquired in last July's Cole Hamels trade, makes a diving catch. (Steven Kiebach/Philliedelphia) The Philadelphia Phillies decided…

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Week One Phillies Notebook

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Some notes on the first week that was: From the department of bad signs- Bourjos and Hunter have 18 at-bats…

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The Phillies Open 2016 in a Much Better Place

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The Phillies are a better baseball team than they were a year ago, or even when they left town last…

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The Phillies Show Patience in Minor League Assignments

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These guys will be in Reading, together. Photo by Rich Wilkins The Phillies had been playing close to the vest…

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The Phillies Roster Projection, 4/1

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The Grapefruit League is done. The Phillies played in Reading last night, and they will be at Citizens Bank Park…

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A Look at the Phillies Roster, 3/29

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The Phillies have kept busy in the past few days. Gone to the minors are Adam Morgan, Luis Garcia, Elvis…

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The IronPigs Roster Project, 3/20

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Eickhoff won't be back. Photo by Richard Wilkins Jr. I'm always excited for baseball season, and obviously i'm always pumped…

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The Phillies Roster Projection, 3/20

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Believe it or not, Spring Training is almost over. We're a week from Easter, and just about two weeks from…

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If I Ran the Phillies…

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I'm not the President of the Phillies. I'm not the General Manager of the Phillies either. I'm not the Manager….

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The Phillies outfield in the wake of the Aaron Altherr injury

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Aaron Altherr batting against R.A. Dickey in Dunedin (Photo: Frank Klose/Philliedelphia) The Phillies got some really bad news yesterday- Aaron…

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Extremely Early, Start of Camp MLB Predictions

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  Photo by Richard Wilkins Jr. I just did my 2016 MLB "Start of Spring Training" Predictions. All are subject…

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A First Look at the Phillies and IronPigs Rosters

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Believe it or not, this has the potential to be the most fun Spring Training any of us have ever…

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While you dig out: a look at the 2016 Phillies, IronPigs rosters

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I know we just got a record breaking snow storm yesterday, but we're under a month from Spring Training and…

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Phillies Roster Outlook, 12/14

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With the trades and roster moves all done for now, the Phillies 40 man roster now has 40 guys on…

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Phillies Roster Update, 12/10

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On the third day, the Phillies got busy. As the Winter Meetings wind down, the Phillies are busy adding and…

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An updated look at the Phillies 2016 roster

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The Phillies are on an impressive off-season path, one in which they may not commit more than this season to…

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A different kind of Phillies offseason is off and running

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For a while there, Phillies fans became accustomed to big off-season moves. Jim Thome, Cliff Lee, Roy Halladay, and even…

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Expansion? Re-Alignment? How to Re-Make Baseball

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Major League Baseball is talking expansion and re-alignment again. Commissioner Rob Manfred says MLB is considering expansion into Mexico, and…

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Looking Ahead at the 2016 Phillies Potential Line-Up

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The Phillies 2015 line-up was in a constant state of flux, with trades, injuries, demotions and promotions, and all other…

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A Look at the 2016 Phillies Rotation

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In six days, the Phillies 2015 season will mercifully end. Philadelphians will shift their attention to the other teams in…

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The Phillies Crowded 40 Man Roster and the Off-Season

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Both of these guys could face the roster crunch this off-season. Photo by Richard Wilkins Jr. The Phillies have a…

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Which Phillies will get the call in September?

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  Mercifully, the Phillies have a little over a month left in the 2015 season. Soon, it will be September, and…

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