Fifth starter Zach Eflin will try to solidify Phillies rotation spot

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'hFRn9YdhR5dNGhguyZFxZw',sig:'rupmYXconEPlful8oT7DHlAvoOi91_TPXK-fOLVD0Cs=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'1005201354',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsObtained in trade for an icon, Eflin tries to solidify a rotation spotSpring has sprung, if not in Philadelphia, then at least down in Clearwater, Florida where the Phillies are working out daily with temperature highs in the 70’s and lows in the 60’s.There is a great deal of … Continue reading Fifth starter Zach Eflin will try to solidify Phillies rotation spot

Phillies long-term answer at third base just might be Maikel Franco

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'f4i5V7TnQTh8GIuUQIIl0g',sig:'jMZzWWtcS_XpcX60k24r3xPJU1sofrAy_EgPfPTWcug=',w:'594px',h:'390px',items:'523901348',caption: true ,tld:'co.uk',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsWith rumors swirling, Franco hopes to prove he is the third base answerThere were rumors floating around during much of the off-season that the Philadelphia Phillies were possibly going to be moving on from third baseman Maikel Franco.It would be understandable if that theory grew from the possible signing … Continue reading Phillies long-term answer at third base just might be Maikel Franco

Phillies lefty pitching prospect Cole Irvin appears ready for his shot

We’re now less than three weeks before Phillies pitchers and catchers are due to report for the start of spring training in Clearwater, Florida. Most of Phillies Nation is waiting, now impatiently, for the sudden lightning bolt of an announcement on the Bryce Harper and Manny Machado free agent situations. However, many sources have reported that the club is … Continue reading Phillies lefty pitching prospect Cole Irvin appears ready for his shot

Marwin Gonzalez and others available who could still help the Phillies

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'bg-yko3yTnJsnvAaSeb-gA',sig:'0uYTVQDy7NNqzEs7RaH5XPbQfQO4hSES7Ovz8RUD1EM=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'1047695394',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsVersatile Marwin Gonzalez would make a nice addition to the PhilliesAs the Hot Stove season pushes to mid-January, the Philadelphia Phillies have emerged as the favorites to land one or the other of the two biggest free agent prizes.The club met with outfielder Bryce Harper on Saturday in his home … Continue reading Marwin Gonzalez and others available who could still help the Phillies

Matt Klentak has improved the Phillies, but club remains two big pieces away from contention

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'leqwtcxeSdFW1BQtiaH1hg',sig:'IEZO1LH4_psN-62spJ5igDUuh9m-7XdTZrBRDVyc5SM=',w:'594px',h:'394px',items:'1022907888',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsFormer NL MVP McCutchen becomes new Phillies left fielderThe Philadelphia Phillies have made some nice moves this off-season. But so have their top division rivals. Though the Phillies seem to be improved, enough has not yet been done to make the club a genuine contender in the coming … Continue reading Matt Klentak has improved the Phillies, but club remains two big pieces away from contention